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Fries Research & Technology appoints Dr. Bastian Marheineke as co-president

(PresseBox) (Bergisch Gladbach, ) FRT are a leading supplier of non contact optical high resolution 3D measurement systems with markets in the semiconductor, medical and automotive sectors. To further strengthen FRT's market position Dr. Marheineke will join the company founder Dr. Thomas Fries in the executive board making a decisive contribution to the company's growth strategy plans.

Dr. Marheineke who has already held the position of sales director at FRT with responsibility for global partnerships and sales distribution comments:

"I am looking forward to jointly working with Dr. Fries and facing the challenges to make FRT a world leader in industrial metrology solutions".

Company founder Dr. Thomas Fries welcomes the support:

"We have exciting growth plans for FRT and I welcome the expertise and support that Dr. Marheineke will bring to the management team. He is the ideal person to strengthen and develop our sales and position in the German and international metrology markets", said Dr. Fries.

Prior to joining FRT Dr. Marheineke held the position of Vice president of sales at Aixtron SE and brings with him a wealth of experience in international sales of technically sophisticated semiconductor processing systems.

Dr. Bastian Marheineke was appointed co president of FRT GmbH on the 1/11/2014

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Fries Research & Technology GmbH - the art of metrology

Fries Research & Technology GmbH (FRT) supplies 3D surface metrology for research and production. With micro- and nanometer resolution, the non-contact and non-destructive measuring systems which have received many awards, measure optionally fully automatic data, topography, structure, step height, roughness, wear, thickness variation, film thickness and many other parameters.

More than 500 units are in use worldwide in companies from the automotive, semiconductor, optical, solar/photovoltaic and other sectors. FRT maintains subsidiaries in the USA and China as well as a sales and service network in the USA, Asia and Europe.