Rochester Gauges Announces Name Change to Rochester Sensors
Significant infusion of engineering talent enhances capability to offer state-of-the art sensing technologies to OEM’s, system integrators, distributors, and end users.
Dallas, Texas: Rochester Gauges, a manufacturer of gauges announced today that it has changed its name to Rochester Sensors. The name change was prompted by organic growth and acquisition of sensor companies serving multiple markets. Ben Lease, President at Rochester Gauges commented, “We are excited about the depth of sensor know-how that we now have along with the in-house technologies to create engineered solutions for our customers.”
With more than 200 patents to its credit and a global footprint of over 600 employees (100+ engineers), Rochester Sensors develops measurement solutions for the propane, refrigeration, marine, off-highway, rail, and process equipment industries worldwide.
Along with the name change is a new logo. The form itself has a slightly more modern look while retaining the basic structure of the logo that served Rochester well for so many years. The green diagonal stripes on the “R” reflects a commitment to wireless communication and the environment while the line under “Rochester” underscores continuing commitment to innovation and measurement excellence. The word “Sensors” captures Rochester’s vision to be the preferred choice of OEMS for engineered sensor solutions.
Sr. Vice President Global Sales and Marketing, Glen MacGibbon stated, “Our strength of purpose and commitment to customer satisfaction allowed us to keep supply lines and production working through two world wars, the cold war, terrorist threats and unforeseen pandemics. We look forward to serving existing measurement needs of our customers and developing “Smart Sensors” for challenging applications. This includes remote readable sensors to enable automation of inventory management and improved customer service for our customers through to the next century.”
About Rochester Sensors
Rochester Sensors is a manufacturer of gauges and sensors that measure liquid levels of various mission critical liquids & fuels, including propane, gasoline, diesel, coolant, high temp (HT) oil and refrigerants for many different applications, such as residential and commercial propane tanks, automated propane tank monitoring, forklifts, RV’s, lawn and garden equipment, large agriculture tractors, construction equipment, marine engines, personal aircraft, compressors and coolant level for next generation electric vehicles.
Rochester has manufacturing facilities in Dallas, Texas; Mexico City, Mexico; Brussels, Belgium, Warwick, UK and sales office in Shanghai, China. Rochester was acquired by Renovo Capital in 2018.