Starrett buys laser-based measurement specialist - Embedded.com

Starrett buys laser-based measurement specialist

Bytewise Development Corp., based in Columbus, Georgia and a manufacturer of metrology products has been acquired by The L.S. Starrett Company. Bytewise will continue to operate under its brand name as a wholly owned subsidiary of The L.S. Starrett Company.

Bytewise designs, develops and manufactures non-contact, industrial measurement systems and software that capture the external geometric profile of a product and analyze that data to meet measurement and/or quality control requirements.

“The industry leading laser technology from Bytewise is consistent with our reputation for providing the finest in precision measuring instruments that meet the industry's most stringent standards while expanding our reach in new markets,” said Douglas A. Starrett, President and CEO of The L.S. Starrett Company.

Nine of the top ten tire manufacturers and four of the top six non-tire rubber companies are Bytewise customers and have systems currently in operation in 24 countries around the globe.

The L.S. Starrett Company (Athol, Mass.) manufactures precision measurement tools, metrology equipment, granite-based engineered solutions, band saw blades, power tool accessories, jobsite and shop tools.  

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