GOM GmbH has been part of the ZEISS Group since 2019. It has been recently announced that, as part of ZEISS Industrial Quality Solutions, the company we will change its name to Carl Zeiss GOM Metrology GmbH.
Carl Zeiss GOM Metrology, specializes in industrial 3D coordinate measuring technology, 3D computed tomography and 3D testing setting standards in 3D optical metrology. The company assists customers worldwide to increase product quality, optimize processes and produce more efficiently.
At the time of the acquisition the official Zeiss press release commented: “Our growth strategy expressly mentions the targeted acquisition of highly innovative solutions, technologies and companies, which can reach their full potential as part of the ZEISS Group. By acquiring GOM and thereby expanding our solutions portfolio, we are bolstering the leading position of our Industrial Quality & Research segment and will be able to offer even better solutions for our customers. This is entirely in keeping with our corporate strategy, which is focused on our customers’ success.”
Combining the ZEISS product portfolio with the optical 3D measuring technology from GOM has the potential to create new opportunities and expand market access for Industrial Quality & Research. GOM offers cutting-edge solutions for surface digitization, which will strengthen ZEISS in this area. Dr. Jochen Peter, Member of the ZEISS Executive Board and Head of the Industrial Quality & Research segment, explained: “With this acquisition, we are pursuing our goal of achieving a leading position in the area of surface measurement and digitization. Customers and users in both areas will benefit from the strengths of GOM and ZEISS in the areas of software and hardware.”
“Being part of the ZEISS Group will open up new opportunities for GOM in the future, which will also positively impact the site in Braunschweig and our business partners. By pooling ZEISS and GOM’s process and solutions know-how, we can tap into new customer segments and applications,” stated Dr. Detlef Winter, Managing Director of GOM.
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