FARO Technologies Celebrates Mexico Service Center Grand Opening

LAKE MARY, Fla., March 28, 2014 /CNW/ - FARO Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: FARO) 
announces the grand opening of their Mexico Service Center near Monterrey, 
Mexico on April 8, 2014.  The capabilities of this new facility make it 
possible for FARO to provide customers in Mexico with an unparalleled customer 
service experience. 
Kathleen J. Hall, Senior Vice President and Managing Director of Americas, 
FARO Technologies, Inc. said, "The expansion of our service operations into 
Mexico will allow us to provide a higher level of service to our customers 
locally. Our new operations will enable customers to see reduced downtime and 
lower transportation costs." 
With over 22,000 square feet (2,043 square meters), this new service facility 
will provide their customers with an exceptionally efficient and timely 
manufacturing and customer service experience. The new service center will 
offer product demonstrations and technology test drives, as well as equipment 
loan capabilities for maintenance program customers. 7,200 square feet of this 
new facility is devoted to service repair, which means that FARO will be able 
to service products at the same level of high quality with a much quicker 
turnaround time than having to import and export product out of the country. 
With a rapidly growing customer base in Mexico, FARO looks forward to 
responding more quickly to customer needs. 
Kathleen J Hall adds, "The grand opening of our Mexico Service Center will 
allow FARO to increase the connection to a rapidly growing customer base and 
market needs. We are excited to express our commitment to the area and 
recognize this strong growth in the manufacturing industry throughout Mexico 
and Latin America." 
What:  Ribbon-cutting and grand opening ceremony When:  1:00pm, April 8, 2014 
Where: 3D Measurement Technologies, S. de R.L. de C.V., Ave. Centuria #215, 
Parque Industrial Millenium, Apodaca, Nuevo Leon, C.P. 6660, Mexico How: To 
register, visit 
Known as an industrial powerhouse, the capital city of Monterrey is located in 
the northeast state of Nuevo Leon. The city is home to 77 universities and 229 
technical schools. With a strategic location just on the NAFTA corridor and a 
modern city infrastructure, Monterrey accounts for 46% of the total 
population's workforce. The capital city serves as a manufacturing base in 
various sectors with macroeconomic stability and educational strength. The 
growth of manufacturing in the Aerospace and Automotive industries has been 
significant in this area, in particular. The infrastructure has been created 
in order to support every component in the process of plane manufacturing, 
repair, and service. Additionally, Mexico is the single largest exporter of 
auto parts to the United States and leads in the manufacturing a wide 
variation of products, including metal stamping, gasoline and engine parts, 
sheet metal, and light duty motor vehicles. 
All individuals who register for the event will receive an exclusive 
registration pack and details on the ceremony. For more information or to 
register, please visit 
About FARO FARO is the world's most trusted source for 3D measurement, imaging 
and realization technology. The Company develops and markets computer-aided 
measurement and imaging devices and software. Technology from FARO permits 
high-precision 3D measurement, imaging and comparison of parts and compound 
structures within production and quality assurance processes. The devices are 
used for inspecting components and assemblies, production planning, 
documenting large volume spaces or structures in 3D, surveying and 
construction, as well as for investigation and reconstruction of accident 
sites or crime scenes. 
Worldwide, approximately 15,000 customers are operating more than 30,000 
installations of FARO's systems. The Company's global headquarters is located 
in Lake Mary, Fla., its European head office in Stuttgart, Germany and its 
Asia/Pacific head office in Singapore. FARO has branches in Brazil, Mexico, 
Germany, United Kingdom, France, Spain, Italy, Poland, Netherlands, India, 
China, Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam, Thailand and Japan. 
Further information:  http://www.faro.com. 
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