Quality Magazine

Hexagon Acquires Mahr Multisensor

October 5, 2009

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM-Hexagon Metrology has acquired all outstanding assets and technical intellectual property of Mahr Multisensor GmbH. Hexagon will reorganize the business, and has agreed to employ certain technical service, development and application engineering staff from Mahr Multisensor GmbH.

“This acquisition will further enhance our worldwide product offering in multisensor vision technology and confirms Hexagon Metrology’s commitment to offer the widest range of measuring systems for all industrial applications,” says William Gruber, chief executive officer and president of Hexagon Metrology.

The vision business unit and products will be integrated into Hexagon Metrology, incorporating the leading industry brands Brown & Sharpe, CE Johansson, CimCore, CogniTens, DEA, Leica Geosystems (Metrology Division), Leitz, m&h Inprocess Messtechnik, PC-DMIS, Romer, Sheffield and Tesa.

For more information, visit www.hexagonmetrology.com.