Located in Akron, Ohio, Micro-Poise Measurement Systems LLC was founded in 1912. The company designs and produces an array of engineered fasteners and components, equipment and consumable systems, and specialty products and equipment for its customers. Micro-Poise Measurement Systems has nearly 700 decentralized business units in more than 50 countries and employs nearly 50,000 employees. It offers products from several brand names, such as Akron Standard, Micro-Poise and Geometry Systems. It offers a complete line of equipment for stringent measurement and inspection. It designs, builds, sells and services machines that measure, improve uniformity and balance tires and wheels.