On May 31, 2014, Artemis Capital Partners announced the acquisition of Adcole Corporation, a world-leading manufacturer of metrology gauges and satellite sun sensors.
Founded in 1957 and headquartered in Marlborough, Massachusetts, Adcole Corporation designs and builds Cylindrical Coordinate Measuring Machines (“CCMM”) used for the precision gauging of critical engine components such as camshafts, crankshafts, and pistons. Adcole CCMMs are trusted by hundreds of major automotive OEMs, Tier 1 suppliers, and industrial companies across the world and across all phases of the manufacturing process – from in-line production testing to R&D laboratories. Adcole is also a leading supplier of high-precision sun sensors, which provide mission-critical positioning and control capabilities to a broad array of Low Earth, Medium Earth, and Geostationary satellites and NASA exploration vehicles.
In addition to its headquarters in Massachusetts, Adcole serves its customers from locations in Detroit, Michigan, Recklinghausen, Germany, Tokyo, Japan, and Shanghai, China.
For more information about Adcole and it’s world-leading CCMM and Sun Sensor technologies: