NEW! API Announces OT2 Core


ROCKVILLE, MD, January 15, 2017 – Automated Precision Inc. launched its new OT2 Core wireless laser tracker – completely wireless & controller-free laser tracker technology. OT2 Core is a high performance laser tracker that delivers essential laser tracking measurement capability at an affordable price. Its compact size and wireless operation offers high accuracy measurement with


OT2 used at Large Binocular Telescope Observatory

At the top of Mt. Graham in the Arizona desert, the Large Binocular Telescope Observatory explores galaxies billions of light years away and discovers new exo-planets rotating foreign stars. Astronomers can rotate the 650-metric ton structure,theworld’slargestnon-segmented  mirror telescope, pinpointing its dual 8.4-meter diameter mirrors to locate these infinitesimally small bodies against the vastness of space.


API Services Hosts Open House for New Building

March 6, 2017 NEWPORT NEWS, VA – Automated Precision Inc. Services Division answered the strong demand to expand its footprint by purchasing and moving into a new building in Oyster Point’s City Center. The new facility is located at 750 City Center Blvd. Newport News, VA 23606, and boasts 14,000 square feet of office and


API & AIT Inviting Customers for BBQ and Training Sessions


API is partnering with AIT Aerospace to host a hands-on training and demo day. It’s free of charge and a BBQ lunch will be served. This Tech Day will focus on Advanced Integration Technology and how Automated Precision’s turnkey automation solutions can be integrated to your application. Also expect hands-on equipment training and discussions with


API Latin America Supporting Education


API Latin America believes that today’s students, are tomorrow’s engineers. This is why we invest  by holding seminars and lectures to teach future engineers about the available technologies and applications of Metrology. Metrology is an area of extreme importance for industial applications. Through a variety of techniques countless businesses, companies, and industries can ensure standardization and


Laser Trackers – From Inspection to Manufacturing

Laser Tracker Calibration

Everything is better with lasers! Take large scale metrology, for example. Although they began as inspection tools, laser trackers have evolved into one of the most versatile weapons in the quality professional’s arsenal. As the price of laser trackers continues to decrease, with some systems falling below USD$100,000, more manufacturers will have to consider whether


API Appoints Song Chung VP Global Sales & Marketing


The appointment of Song Chung as the new senior vice president of Automated Precision, Inc. (API) is announced by Dr. Kam Lau, Chief Executive Officer and owner of Automated Precision, Inc. Song Chung comes to Automated Precision, Inc. from a 20-year career with Perceptron, Inc. where most recently he had been senior vice president and