Kevin was born in Central Ohio and is the youngest of four boys. With the exception of living in Cincinnati for a few years, he has lived in the Columbus area all of his life. Kevin was married for 14 years, has a son, Bryden, and a silky terrier, Odie. Growing up, Kevin would explore […]
Another AGT800 is in transit, this time to Alcos Machinery, a Canadian line builder. This laser thickness gauge will be installed on a new 84” slitting line for Samuel, Son & Company’s new Columbia, Tennessee facility. The gauge will be used to measure various steel and aluminum alloys with a thickness range of 0.020 to […]
Article by Emily Vasquez and appears in Modern Metals Magazine, September 2015. Service center realizes unexpected savings by upgrading gauging system September 2015 – Where there is a problem, there must be a solution. When Vince Gallo first arrived at Nova Steel in 2013, he noticed the Stoney Creek, Ontario, facility was using an older gauging […]
Two AGT800 laser thickness gauges have shipped to Feroleto Steel Co., Inc., a subsidiary of Toyota Tsusho of America. The first gauge is in transit to Feroleto’s Bridgeport, CT service center and the other is going to their Weirton, WV facility. Both thickness measurement gauges will be used on Loopco Slitters.
Our most popular gauging system this year, hands down, is the AGT800 Laser Thickness Gauge. Introduced late in 2013, this unique optical based gauge uses state-of-the-art Keyence laser sensors which are mounted on a C-frame above and below the strip to be measured. Each sensor emits a class ll laser beam and receives the beam […]
You’ve seen our ads in Modern Metals, Metal Center News and American Metal Market, and now we are inviting you to visit us at our research and development office located in central Ohio. You will experience first-hand what service centers across North America are raving about. If a visit is not feasible for your situation, […]
Feroleto Steel Co., Inc. recently placed an order for two AGT800 Laser Thickness Gauges. One gauge will be shipping to Feroleto’s Bridgeport, CT service center and the other is going to their Weirton, WV facility. Both gauges will be used on Loopco Slitters. Feroleto selected the AGT800 Laser gauge in lieu of x-ray gauges after […]
Advanced Gauging Technologies is pleased to introduce Shanghai CMS Automation Equipment Co., Ltd. as our new sales representative in China. Mr. Lin Zhang (Roger) will be our primary contact for all sales and marketing activities throughout the country. Please feel free to contact him for product information, literature and requests for quotes. Shanghai CMS Automation […]
Advanced Gauging Technologies in Plain City, Ohio, is a supplier of quality, affordable thickness gauges to the metals industry. The company’s newest gauge, the AGT800 uses laser triangulation technology instead of radioactive isotopes. Elimination of the radioactive source allows companies to achieve accurate thickness measurements without the hassle of licensing and leak test requirements, shipping […]
Braner USA’s recent order of a new AGT800 Laser Thickness Gauge was shipped on June 2nd. This gauge is for use on a new 74” Braner slitting line that will be installed at Lane Steel in McKees Rocks, PA. The AGT800 will be used to measure Cold Rolled, Hot Rolled, HRP&O and Coated Steel with […]
Field Service Engineer, Craig Walkup, just completed a two week service trip for our Mexican customers. A.G.T. supports customers in Mexico on a semi-annul basis during the months of April and October. We also have a sales representative, Daniel Bortoni (Maquina) who is always happy to help with any inquires about our thickness gauges or […]
Advanced Gauging Technologies is pleased to introduce Earth Tekniks as our new sales representative in India. Aravind is our primary contact for all sales and marketing activities throughout the country. Please feel free to contact Earth Tekniks for product information, literature and requests for quotes. Earth Tekniks #1-11-252, Flat No. 1, Jabbar Estate Begumpet, […]
Canadian Line Builder Alcos Machinery, Inc. has placed an order for a new AGT800 Laser Thickness Gauge. It will be installed on a new 84” Slitting Line being built for Samuel, Son & Company and will be Samuel’s sixth A.G.T. thickness gauge in North America. This gauge will be used to measure various steel and […]
Advanced Gauging Technologies was mentioned in the March 2015 issue of American Metal Market as a pioneer in the transition from isotope to laser based thickness gauging. Bill Beck’s article highlights the various ways that the metal industry, and its service centers, are using technology to enhance productivity in ways not thought possible even a […]
Braner USA ordered an AGT800 Laser Thickness Gauge for use on a new 74” Slitting Line that will be installed at Lane Steel in McKees Rock, PA. This gauge will be used to measure Cold Rolled, Hot Rolled, HRP&O and Coated Steel with a thickness range of 0.012” to 0.250”.
Advanced Gauging Technologies is pleased to introduce Metalform as our new sales representative in Turkey. Oğuz Tanrisever is our primary contact for all sales and marketing activities throughout the country. Please feel free to contact Metalform for product information, literature and requests for quotes. Metalform Kaptanpaşa Mah. Halit Ziya Tűrkkan Sok Farmas Plaza A Blk. […]
Nova Steel’s new AGT800 Laser Thickness Gauge, Canada’s first, became operational this week. It has been installed on a refurbished 60” Pro-Eco Slitter at the company’s Stoney Creek, Ontario facility.
Advanced Gauging has implemented a new Thickness Gauge Certification Program to assist in the ongoing training and development of our Field Technicians and other key A.G.T. personnel. The program includes comprehensive tests on the knowledge and ability to service various models of thickness gauges, including many obsolete gauges whose manufactures are no longer in business. […]
Advanced Gauging is pleased to announce that our first shipment of 2015 was a new AGT800 Laser Thickness Gauge. The gauge was shipped on January 8th to Nova Steel in Stoney Creek, Ontario and will be installed on a refurbished 60” Pro Eco Slitter. Vince Gallo, General Manager at Nova Steel, is very familiar with […]
All of our gauges are manufactured in the great state of Ohio. In honor of the National Championship Advanced Gauging Technologies would like to say GO BUCKS!
Metals Testing Transformed By 21st-Century Technology While larger companies dominate a significant portion of the testing equipment market, some breakthrough technologies still come out of tiny mom-and-pop companies, reminiscent of the computer technology that came out of California garages a half-century ago. For much of the past few decades, the thickness of coil, sheet or […]
Today, a new AGT800 Laser Thickness Gauge was shipped to Delta, Ohio. This system will be for use on a 72” Butech Bliss/ Nelson Steel Pickle Line at Fulton County Processing, and will measure steel with a thickness range from .050” to .500”.
Article by Gretchen Salois and appears in Modern Metals Magazine, September 2014 Above: A view of the AGT400’s C-frame from behind. Optical sensors offer alternative to nuclear-based methods for thickness gauging September 2014 – When talking radiation, red flags often pop up. News of reactor meltdowns and toxic leaks resulting in proverbial ghostlands like Chernobyl in […]
Nova Steel Inc. in Stoney Creek, Ontario has placed an order for an AGT800 Laser Thickness Gauge. Nova has established a reputation for providing quality steel products and services that meet exacting standards of the automotive and other industries. This system will be installed on a 60” Pro-Eco slitter and primarily measure steel with a […]
Our new AGT800 Laser Thickness Gauge was selected as a top five finalist in American Metal Market’s fifth annual Awards for Steel Excellence. The nomination was in the Best Innovation Product category. Even though we did not receive the award, which was presented in New York on June 17th to New Star Metals Material Science […]