Metrohm acquires majority of Snowy Range Instruments (SnRI)
3/4/2016

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The Swiss Metrohm AG is pleased to announce the acquisition of the majority of Snowy Range Instruments (SnRI). The acquisition comes after a longer period of successful cooperation between the two companies in the development of handheld devices for Raman spectroscopy.

With the acquisition of Snowy Range Instruments (SnRI), Metrohm benefits from the know-how and resources of a technology leader in applied Raman spectroscopy consolidating the company’s strategic move to extend the Metrohm solution portfolio to next-generation handheld Raman spectrometers.


While the company name “Snowy Range Instruments” will change with the acquisition of Snowy Range Instruments (SnRI) to “Metrohm Raman”, the US company will continue to develop and produce the Metrohm Raman spectrometers in Laramie, Wyoming.

Metrohm is a leading manufacturer of instruments for chemical analysis. Metrohm is unique in offering solutions for all varieties of ion analysis (potentiometric and Karl Fischer titration, voltammetry, ion chromatography, pH, ion, conductivity, and stability measurement). Besides this, the Metrohm portfolio also includes a complete portfolio for NIR-spectroscopy, software, dosing systems, and solutions for laboratory automation. Metrohm is owned 100% by the Swiss Metrohm foundation and is represented in 80 countries by their own subsidiaries or exclusive distributors, respectively. Customers are supported with unparalleled application know-how and service. Read more


Snowy Range Instruments™ designs and manufactures spectroscopic instrumentation for novel applications. Creative, cost-effective handheld and portable Raman spectroscopy solutions are made possible by SnRI’s experience with diverse optical technologies and our experience with complex applications. www.wysri.com

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