Headquartered in Livonia, Michigan, Comtel Corporation will provide sales and product support for Datum Electronics torque transducers and shaft power measurement solutions across the following states: Michigan, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, West Virginia and Pennsylvania.

Eric Hubbard, sales manager of Comtel said: "Comtel looks forward to introducing Datum’s cutting edge products to our customers. Our nearly 75 year history of providing sensing solutions to transportation, automation and research focused users, gives us unique experience in rotating equipment measurement.

"We have partnered with Datum because their products represent cutting edge solutions for the test and measurement marketplace. Their in-house design and application experience is complemented by a customer focused manufacturing team. With a vast array of standard, custom and OE products we expect Datum to be able to solve many of our customers toughest needs."

Comtel Corporation, founded over 70 years ago, has a well-established presence across seven mid-western states and specialises in physical measurement (torque and pressure transducers) and data acquisition (transmitters and amplifiers). The company has built a reputation on providing value to its customers and employees and prides itself on the longevity of partnerships with manufacturers that they present.

Malcolm Habens, managing director of Datum Electronics, mentioned: "As one of the leading torque and shaft power measurement specialists in the world, we believe that building a strong family of re-sellers and distributors is critical for a long-term success in torque measurement markets and industries. We look forward to building a committed partnership with Comtel Corporation and look forward to sharing our future successes together".

Comtel Corporation, like Datum Electronics itself, represents a wide variety of industries and applications and will be invaluable in supporting Datum Electronics to provide US-based customers with highly accurate and reliable torque and shaft power measurement solutions.

Penny Downer, sales executive of Datum Electronics, added: "Comtel Corporation represents and distributes cutting edge technology and we are delighted that they have identified our products to enhance their portfolio. We believe that our investment in innovation and continuous product improvement will be enhanced by Comtel’s 125 years of combined industry expertise, providing greater access to our US customers".

For more information, contact Datum Electronics.