Industrial Metrology Carl Zeiss Opens new Indian Center for Industrial Metrology

Editor: Dominik Stephan

Measurements and optics specialist Carl Zeiss celebrates the opening of its new assembly and demo center for Industrial Metrology in Bangalore, India. The Tech Center there allows Zeiss' Industrial Metrology division to offer its customers additional services such as demos, training, contract programming, contract measurements and a service hotline.

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A look at Zeiss' new IMT facilities in Bangalore
A look at Zeiss' new IMT facilities in Bangalore
(Picture: Carl Zeiss)

Bangalore/India – "The opening of this new center enables us to manufacturer our coordinate measuring machines (CMM) directly on site for a market with major potential. We can react more quickly to the needs of our customers and will be able to expand our market position," says Dr. Rainer Ohnheiser, President and CEO of Carl Zeiss Industrial Measuring Technology.

Fourth Production Site

Wilson Thomas, Managing Director of Carl Zeiss Industrial Metrology in India, adds: "We are very proud to open our fourth production site here in India after Oberkochen, Minneapolis and Shanghai. This move enables us to address the growing significance of India in the global economy."

Active in India Since 1975

Zeiss' Industrial Metrology has been active in India since 1975. After entering the market through a cooperation with Empire Machine Tools, the first sales office opened in Bangalore in 1997, followed by three tech centers in Bangalore (2008), Pune (2010) and Chennai (2012).