Lowell Adds Quality Manager

Lowell announced that Ed Yaris has joined the company as its Quality Manager. Yaris comes to Lowell with experience in Metrology, Management and CMM Software development, including leadership positions at National Security Technologies, Helmel Engineering Products, Renishaw and GE.

Yaris is a member of seven ASME/B89 standards committees, including Coordinate Metrology, Uncertainty and he also chairs the Probes and Sensors committee. He serves on the steering committee for the North American Coordinate Metrology Association, comprising standards committees and industry experts from the U.S., Canada and Mexico.

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