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Taylor Hobson AT A GLANCE

Established in 1886, Taylor Hobson is the world leader in surface and form metrology and developed the first Roundness and Surface Finish measuring instruments.

We provide contact and non-contact measurement solutions for the most demanding applications on a global basis, with a worldwide infrastructure to support our clients; we are a truly global ultra precision metrology company.

We are pioneers, continually developing our products to meet the ever-increasing demands of next generation technologies, particularly in Optics, Bearings, Space, Defence, Aerospace, Automotive, Medical and Renewable Energy technologies.

Taylor Hobson's world leading brands include:   Talyrond®,  Form Talysurf® PGI,  Form Talysurf® i-Series,  Surtronic®,  LUPHOScan,  Form Talysurf® PGI Optics,  Talyvel®,  Autocollimators,  Micro-Alignment Telescope,  AMECare.

Taylor Hobson is part of the Ultra Precision Technologies Division of AMETEK, Inc. which is a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with annual sales of approximately $5 billion.


  • MRO 2022
    Join us at MRO 2022

    Our experts will be sharing information about our Next Generation Fully Automated Stack Alignment Measurement Systems

  • IMTS 2022
    Join us at IMTS 2022

    Our experts will be sharing information about our next generation metrology solutions


  • Modern Optical Manufacturing - Wetzlar Autumn Conference

    27 September 2022 -  28 September 2022 

    Join us at the 12th Wetzlar Autumn Conference "Modern Optical Manufacturing", to discuss and exchange ideas about the latest developments in modern optics production.

    27-28 September 2022

  • International Engineering Fair - Slovakia

    27 September 2022 -  29 September 2022 

    Join us for Alihankinta, Subcontracting Trade FAIR. Subcontracting presents the metal, electronics, plastics and rubber industries, industrial ICT solutions, as well as design and consulting within these fields. In three days, Finland's leading industrial event will offer visitors a unique overview of the industry's prospects and the future.

    27-29 Sept 2022
    Tampere, Finland