Bowers Group hosts successful metrology convention

Operations director Tom Parry demonstrates Bowers’ gauging solutions
Operations director Tom Parry demonstrates Bowers’ gauging solutions

Bowers Group has welcomed a distinguished group of valued distributors from around the world to its latest metrology convention ‘MetCon 2024’.

Held at the group’s manufacturing facility in Bradford during May, visitors enjoyed an exclusive unveiling of its innovative new products, including full demonstrations, detailed product knowledge, and a factory tour.

Managing director at Bowers Group, Martin Hawkins, commended the occasion, saying: "MetCon 2024 was the first metrology convention to be held at our Bradford manufacturing facility, and we are absolutely thrilled that the event proved to be a tremendous success.

“As a business, we're truly grateful for the chance to strengthen relationships and unveil our latest innovations to those pivotal in our success. I would like to extend a heartfelt thank you from myself and the entire Bowers team to the distributors who attended this year’s event for their participation. In these challenging times, I firmly believe that through closer collaborations with our partners and distributors, we can achieve even greater success together."

Bowers Group product development manager Emma Bramley showcases the Baty Venture FV vision system at MetCon2024

MetCon 2024 gave guests a closer look at Bowers Group’s innovative range of products, including its renowned bore gauges and various sophisticated gauging solutions for non-standard applications. There was also the opportunity to learn more about the recently launched series of innovative field of view vision systems, the Baty Venture FV, as well as other advanced metrology solutions offered by the group.

Those who attended had the chance to explore the manufacturing processes, observe live demonstrations, and engage with the team of experts throughout the two-day event. They were also given a comprehensive tour of the facility, offering insights into the company's operations and explore the latest advancements in precision measurement technology. It was also an opportunity to see the new Baty Manufacturing facility recently opened in Bradford.

The event received high praise from attendees and provided a valuable platform for Bowers Group to strengthen relationships with its distributors.

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