Newport Electronics Now Operating Under Omega

Posted by Eric Haun
Friday, April 25, 2014

As of January 1, 2014, Newport Electronics, Inc. has merged into Omega Engineering, Inc. Newport is now a part of Omega and going forward will do business under the Omega name. Newport will continue to produce products such as signal conditioners, transmitters and controllers, as well as provide customer service and technical support. The shop on-line feature of has been closed. Online users can now go directly to to place online orders. The website will remain as a resource for manuals, specifications, mechanical information and more.

Newport began manufacturing electronic instrumentation in 1965, high-precision test, measurement, process control and automation instrumentation for more than four decades.

In 2011, Omega Engineering Inc., was acquired by Spectris plc. Founded in 1962, Omega has grown steadily and is now established in the technical marketplace. The company offers more than  100,000 solutions for measurement of temperature, pressure, flow, level, strain, humidity, pH and conductivity, as well as a comprehensive line of data acquisition, electric heating and custom engineered products.

Spectris plc is a supplier of productivity-enhancing instrumentation and controls. The company’s products and technologies help customers to improve product quality and performance, improve core manufacturing processes, reduce downtime and wastage, and reduce time to market. Its global customer base spans a diverse range of end user markets.

Spectris operates across four business segments, which reflect the applications and industries it serves: Materials Analysis, Test and Measurement, In-line Instrumentation and Industrial Controls. Headquartered in Egham, Surrey, England, the company employs over 6,400 people, with offices in more than 30 countries.

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