Adcole Corporation has manufacturing plants located in Marlborough, MA. and Pompano Beach, FL. All Adcole gages are assembled, tested and certified at the company-owned, custom-designed building in Marlborough. Built in 1983, this facility was expanded in 1998 to accommodate current employment of approximately 200 persons. The Pompano Florida plant specializes in the production of the high precision ball bearing spindles used in Adcole gages, as well as, other components.
Adcole maintains its expertise in the critical core competencies of high accuracy optical-mechanical measuring technologies and company know-how by investing 10% of revenue into Research and development. These expenditures continue to provide Adcole products with a technology edge in both product ranges.
The company operates offices in Europe and the Far East. In addition, Adcole markets worldwide through a network of international sales offices and representatives.
Throughout Adcole's history the company has been primarily involved in high technology electro-optical analysis, design and development and the manufacture and testing of high reliability spacecraft products. Presently the company's business is approximately 40% in the spacecraft hardware, and 60% oriented toward precision cylindrical coordinate gaging equipment for the measurement of engine components (primarily camshafts, crankshafts and pistons).
Adcole's computerized inspection gages are used world-wide in more than 500 automobile and supplier companies for quality control checks on camshafts and crankshafts. Adcole gages also measure to the accuracy required on pistons, cylinder-heads and pump rings.