Philadelphia, Pennsylvania United States
defense and commercial electronics
Ametek, Inc. manufactures analytical instruments, precision components, motors, pumps, interconnects, and specialty electronics. Based in Berwyn, Pennsylvania, the company was created in 1930 under the name American Machine and Metals. Today it operates more than eighty manufacturing facilities around the world with two main units: the Electronic Instruments Group and the Electromechanical Group. Together, they have over 100 brands. In 2010, Ametek acquired Imago Scientific Instruments and Atlas Material Testing Technology LLC.