Mitutoyo's Mississauga, ON, facilityClick image to enlarge

Mitutoyo Canada, Mississauga, ON, is offering a series of metrology workshops, free of charge, throughout 2014.

2014 marks the 80th anniversary of the company and to celebrate it, the Canadian operation has developed a series of half and full day workshops with a focus on current metrology trends and knowledge sharing on a variety of topics.

The workshops will appeal to machine operators, quality control inspectors, shop supervisors, metalworking manufacturing personnel, engineering managers and other manufacturing persons interested in learning or updating their knowledge. Workshop topics include; Gauge Calibration, Gauge Repair & Maintenance, CMM Multi-Sensors, SPC Data Collection, Measurement Solutions, GD&T, Optical Measuring Solutions, and Automation & Integration.

Visit Mitutoyo Canada online for workshop dates, topic details and online registration.

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