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18.06.2018 Micromeritics acquires Freeman Technology

Micromeritics Instrument Corp., Norcross, GA, a leading global manufacturer of premium products for advanced material characterisation, announced at the beginning of this week that it had acquired UK-based Freeman Technology for an undisclosed figure. Freeman Technology specialises in providing instruments for measurement of powder flow properties and other behavioural properties of powders. It manufactures instruments which deliver data to assist its customers in maximising process and product understanding, accelerating R&D toward formulation and commercialisation as well as supporting the optimisation of powder processes.

“We are excited to welcome Freeman Technology to the Micromeritics family”, said Preston Hendrix, president of Micromeritics. “Not only does it expand our portfolio of products and solutions in high growth market segments where we are already active and have a large, global base of customers, but Freeman Technology’s strong scientific and applications focus is very much in line with the pre- and post-sales support customers have come to expect from Micromeritics”.

Tim Freeman, managing director of Freeman Technology added: “We are excited about becoming a Micromeritics company, as they have penetration in complementary segments, global market coverage and the infrastructure to help us accelerate the growth we have established in our business since 2000”. Freeman Technology has operations in China, Germany, Japan and the USA as well as distribution partners in key global territories.;


In front of Freeman Technology’s Tewkesbury headquarters Preston Hendrix welcomes Tim Freeman (in the white shirt) to the Micromeritics family


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