Ottawa, Canada-2011 marks the 30th anniversary of the founding ofSciemetric Instruments whose technology has been used by some of the world’s largest manufacturers to improve quality and their manufacturing processes. The company’s process monitoring and quality management systems and software help manufacturers monitor the variables that impact critical manufacturing processes. This, in turn, enables them to improve product quality and maximize profitability.

Engineer Nathan Sheaff founded Sciemetric Instruments in 1981 as a company that designed measurement systems for a range of industries. In the early 1990s, it was Sheaff who developed Sciemetric’s Process Signature Verification (PSV) technology. The company has grown under his leadership from its beginnings with a few employees in its Ottawa headquarters to an award-winning international organization with subsidiaries in the United States, Europe and Asia, and boasts a list ofFortune500 customers worldwide.

“Sciemetric celebrating 30 years in business is a testament to PSV technology, which has been adopted and specified into the production lines of manufacturers across the world,” says Sheaff, founder and CEO of Sciemetric. “Our strong team has done a fantastic job developing and supporting a set of quality management tools that solve real, costly problems for manufacturers. We’re very proud that Sciemetric has helped its customers create better quality products at a lower cost, and we look forward to the next 30 years.”