GREENVILLE, SC — The first Metrology Solutions Expo, presented by Mahr Federal, Mitutoyo and Starrett, and hosted by MSI-Viking Gage, will take place May 4-5, 2016, at the TD Convention Center in Greenville, S.C.

The two-day event will include demonstrations of the latest precision measuring metrology equipment from the world’s leading names in the quality business.

“Mahr is proud to be a sponsor of the first ever Metrology Solutions Expo. Mahr’s extensive offerings in dimensional metrology solutions and 154 years of expertise, along with the increasing manufacturing activity in the southeast region, will make this a very powerful event," said Kurt Braun, vice president, Mahr Federal.

This is a jam-packed event full of exhibits, training classes, and more. It will attract executive managers, engineers, technicians and purchasers responsible for quality control in all types of manufacturing applications throughout the Carolinas, Georgia, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, Tennessee and Mississippi. The event is also open to students 18 and over with aspirations in metrology and manufacturing quality technologies.

Mitutoyo, Starrett, and Mahr Federal are headlining the event and will be joined by other leading metrology exhibitors including Easy-Metric, Heidenhain, Hexagon Metrology, Johnson Gage, MicroRidge, MSI-Viking Gage, Olympus, Palmer-Wahl, Phase II+, Quality Magazine, Renishaw, Setco Precision Solutions, Solartron Metrology, Stor-Loc Modular Systems, ThomasNet, Tohnichi, +Vantage, Vermont Gage and Witte/Alufix.

“Starrett has made some great advancements in new and updated product categories. We have a lot of new technology to show and the Metrology Solutions Expo will be the perfect forum,” said Rick Lasure, eastern sales manager, Starrett.

This trade show comes at a great time for the southeast with many manufacturing companies coming to the region to open their doors. With a pro-business environment in the region, this activity should only continue to increase.

“Mitutoyo is proud to be participating in the Metrology Solutions Expo. This event will be an excellent way to showcase our latest technology in both contact and non-contact technology. With the growing need for dimensional measuring tools in the southeast, this Expo will certainly be impressive,” said Patrick Harkness, national sales manager, Mitutoyo America.

The trade show will feature all types of precision measuring tools, gages, fixtures, systems and software used in manufacturing applications.

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