Nanomechanics Receives Tennessee Trade Excellence Award
OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Nov. 2, 2016 — Nanomechanics Inc., a provider of mechanical testing tools for materials at the micro- and nano-levels, has been awarded the 2016 Governor’s Award for Trade Excellence (GATE) by the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development.
GATE spotlights Tennessee companies that expand the state’s role in global markets, honoring small-, medium- and large-sized companies that have achieved excellence in engaging in global trade. The winners were presented with their awards at the 63rd Annual Governor’s Conference on Economic and Community Development.
“We are honored to be recognized for our continued growth in exports,” said John Swindeman, CEO of Nanomechanics. “Nanomechanics is fortunate to have the assistance of local, state and federal resources who have helped accelerate our growth, and we are proud to be part of the success of the State of Tennessee in serving a worldwide marketplace.”
Nanomechanics designs and produces advanced nanoscale metrology products including turnkey nanoindenters and modular devices for nanoscale actuation, sensing and contract testing.