Atonometrics Inc. (Austin, Texas) a developer of test and measurement equipment for the photovoltaic equipment industry, has raised $1.7 million in a funding round, according to a regulatory filing by the firm.
Source of the funding was from 10 unnamed investors and reports indicate the company is in the midst of raising a total of $2.0 million.
The company was formed in 2007 to develop test and measurement technology for the solar photovoltaics industry. It provides equipment for PV module reliability testing in high-volume manufacturing environments, and a range of test and measurement services designed to help PV manufacturers scale up production.
Atonometrics is also look to appoint a Director of Business Development to expand our customer base and market penetration.
The company says the successful candidate will have developed a network of international relationships with independent sales distributors and representatives. An in-depth knowledge of the PV industry is essential along with a background in capital equipment sales.