announcement in late October of Metris becoming a wholly-owned subsidiary of
Nikon Corporation, the corporate name of Metris USA
has now changed to Nikon Metrology, Inc.
Under the Nikon brand, Nikon and Metris will synergize their respective
strengths with regard to a strong brand and cutting-edge technology, and together will offer products that feature
innovative technology and a broad range of functions.
Strong Technological Capabilities Nikon Metrology, Inc. uniquely blends Metris’ innovation
leadership in metrology with the globally recognized Nikon brand. “We are
delighted to be able to join forces under the flag of the powerful Nikon
brand”, states Myles Richard, Managing Director of Nikon Metrology, Inc. “Together, we will grow our leadership
position as an optical metrology innovator, leveraging the strengths of our
highly skilled technology teams. By continuing to pursue product development, Nikon Metrology, Inc. will
enhance its superior technological position, and provide its customers and business
partners with strong, well-balanced, sales and service organizations.”