NORTH KINGSTOWN, RI, Jan 6, 2015 – Hexagon Metrology, Inc. and TriMet, LLC (Fenton, MO) announced a strategic partnership agreement. TriMet is now an agent of Hexagon Metrology, offering ROMER portable arm coordinate measuring machines (CMMs) and serving Southern Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Arkansas and Oklahoma. The company has extensive knowledge of the ROMER product line and cites reverse engineering, CAD modeling, large scale scanning, and tool building as part of their core competencies. TriMet will also offer contract metrology services for Hexagon’s portable CMM line. Hexagon Metrology is the world’s largest supplier of metrology equipment and software.
“TriMet is in a unique position to service leading aerospace companies in the Wichita to St. Louis corridor,” said Jack Rosignal, executive vice president, commercial operations for Hexagon Metrology, Inc. “By offering comprehensive solutions to the local market that cover all stages from design through manufacture, they truly can offer complete portable metrology solutions to their customers. TriMet’s extensive experience means that they will be able to quickly and seamlessly integrate our product portfolio into their extensive offering of solutions for aerospace companies.”
The partnership allows both companies to more effectively serve the increasingly sophisticated requirements of the aerospace community within the region. TriMet also provides a wide range of training programs and services such as in-house inspection, reverse engineering, CAD modeling, CAD-to-part inspection, large scale scanning, tool building and more.
About TriMet, LLC
Based in St. Louis, TriMet provides metrology sales and services for inspection, reverse engineering, 3D scanning for 3D printing and other innovative services and technologies for use in the aerospace, automotive, all general manufacturing, heavy duty/agriculture, medical and white goods industries. With owners who have over 30 years of experience in our industry, TriMet is a trusted supplier of a variety of metrology products and services. For more information, visit http://www.trimetgroup.com.
About Hexagon Metrology
Hexagon Metrology offers a comprehensive range of products and services for all industrial metrology applications in sectors such as automotive, aerospace, energy and medical. We support our customers with actionable measurement information along the complete life cycle of a product – from development and design to production, assembly and final inspection.
With more than 20 production facilities and 70 Precision Centers for service and demonstrations, and a network of over 100 distribution partners on five continents, we empower our customers to fully control their manufacturing processes, enhancing the quality of products and increasing efficiency in manufacturing plants around the world.
Hexagon Metrology is part of Hexagon (Nordic exchange: HEXA B). Hexagon is a leading global provider of design, measurement and visualization technologies that enable customers to design, measure and position objects, and process and present data.