Coherix Inc. and Production Services Management, Inc. (PSMI) Have Entered Into a Strategic Partnership

Ann Arbor, Michigan, June 24, 2013 — Coherix, Inc., a leading 3D vision company serving the electronics, semiconductor and automotive industries has entered into a strategic partnership with PSMI (Production Services Management Inc.), a leading tool & indirect material management company. The partnership provides large manufacturers such as General Motors and Eaton Corporation, with leading edge technology to optimize manufacturing processes, thereby reducing costs. Dwight Carlson CEO of Coherix stated, “PSMI’s professionals are embedded in their customer’s plants. They are a perfect partner for Coherix 3D ShaPix technology used for process control of machining. In addition, Coherix Tru3D technology for error proofing of assemblies is expanding the market for both companies.”

Scott Burk, COO of PSMI explains the unique benefits of the partnership. “Adding Coherix technology to our arsenal is another example of how we are providing state of the art engineering and technology solutions to lower our customers’ manufacturing and operations costs. The recent release of Coherix’s newest ShaPix product, the Series 1500 (Mini-ShaPix), enhances our ability to deliver long-term, sustainable, global competitive advantage.”

Coherix is a privately held, global supplier of high-speed, high-definition 3D visualization and inspection solutions designed to improve the management of manufacturing processes. Headquartered in Ann Arbor, MI the company has technical centers in Europe and the Asia Pacific region. Coherix products are being utilized around the world at companies such as Intel, Amkor, BorgWarner, Ford, Honda, Allison Transmission, Chrysler, General Motors, Micron, Infineon, John Deere, Volvo Technology Transfer and Aisin among others.

PSMI was founded in 2005 with the sole objective of increasing operational effectiveness by reducing tooling and MRO spending. PSMI began with a single client in one location. It has since grown exponentially to provide services globally across automotive, aerospace, defense, energy, medical, and agricultural industries. PSMI has helped its customers launch greenfield facilities in the U.S., Mexico, India, and China while generating efficiencies and cost savings in existing facilities. More information is available at


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