Founded in 1956 the Company became a full Livery in 1963. It has a rich history (see links below) and a Coat of Arms. Our Royal Charter was granted in February 2021 and takes pride of place in our Court Room. It follows that pattern of all Liveries by supporting a profession i.e. scientific instrument making and using.
Members today come from a wide range of industries including measurement and control, medical and biomedical, communication electronics and lighting components, as well as research, development and manufacturing. Members also come from a wide range of levels within their specific fields We welcome everyone from those embarking on their chosen careers to those nearing retirement or indeed already retired.