ROCHESTER HILLS, MI - Elcometer Inc., a leading manufacturer of inspection equipment and software for the coatings inspection industry, has opened a new office to serve the southeastern United States. The office will be located in Charleston, SC, and will serve as a hub for the southeast region including North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia.

The office will be headed by Kim Thompson, who joins Elcometer with several years of experience in the areas of computer-based software solutions, industrial equipment, blasting, painting, abrasives, safety and spray booths.

This new regional office will allow Elcometer to closely serve the many industries in this growing area of the country.