Hexagon Metrology North America's Sheffield Measurement Inc., Fond du Lac, Wis., has acquired the Coordinate Measuring Machine division of The L.S. Starrett Co., Athol, Mass. The deal is limited to Starrett's CMM products only. Bill Gruber, CEO of Hexagon Metrology North America says, "Sheffield's acquiring Starrett's CMM division provides Starrett a smooth transition from the CMM business and ensures its loyal CMM customers are supported in the future." See hexagon.se for more information.