Complete line of touch and laser scanning measuring arms to be unveiled at IMTS 2010
North Kingstown, RI – September 8, 2010 – Hexagon Metrology Inc. announced today it will unveil the complete new line of ROMER Absolute Arms in Chicago at IMTS 2010. In addition to the previously released absolute Arm six axis arm for tactile and tube inspection, two additional seven axis models will be demonstrated in the “Shop Floor Zone” area of the Hexagon Metrology booth at McCormick Place’s east hall.
Two seven axis Absolute Arm models, one with integrated laser scanner and one with the capability to attach an external laser scanner will each be released in six sizes ranging from a 2 meter measuring range to a 4.5 meter measuring range.
Hexagon Metrology Inc. will present the complete product line at IMTS 2010 in booth E-5115 and also at an exclusive live webcast on Thursday, September 16th at 1pm CST, direct from the booth. For more details, visit the IMTS microsite:
www.ROMER.us starting Monday, September 13th.
The ROMER brand name is synonymous with advances in portable metrology. ROMER measuring arms are used worldwide in dozens of applications and industries; anywhere where fast, on-site inspection is required. More information can be found at
About Hexagon Metrology
Hexagon Metrology is part of the Hexagon AB Group and includes leading metrology brands such as Brown & Sharpe, CogniTens, DEA, Leica Geosystems (Metrology Division), Leitz, m&h, PC-DMIS, ROMER, Sheffield and TESA. Hexagon Metrology brands represent an unrivaled global installed base of millions of Coordinate Measuring Machines (CMMs), portable measuring systems and handheld instruments, and tens of thousands of metrology software licenses. Hexagon Metrology empowers its customers to fully control manufacturing processes that rely on dimensional precision, ensuring that products manufactured precisely conform to the original product design. The company offering of machines, systems and software is complemented by a wide range of product support, aftermarket and value-added services. For more information, visit
The company is a subsidiary of Hexagon AB (Stockholm, Sweden), a publicly-traded company (OMX Nordic: HEXA B). The Hexagon Group consists of more than 7,500 employees located in 39 countries.
Hexagon Metrology Press Contact: Belinda Jones, HiTech Marketing llc, (860) 399-1147,
Hexagon Marketing Contact: Bill Fetter, Hexagon Metrology, Inc., (847) 931-0100,