Ametek Mocon Acquires Prospect Analytical Technology’s Process NIR Product Line

Minneapolis, MN, February 08, 2019 - AMETEK MOCON, a leader in measurement technology for the food and beverage industry, today announces the acquisition of the assets of ProSpect Analytical Technology’s, process Near Infrared (NIR) spectroscopy product line. The acquisition adds process NIR systems used largely in dairy operations, to AMETEK MOCON’s global sales and services strength.

“ProSpect’s process NIR analyzers are an excellent addition to AMETEK MOCON’s product offering,” comments Mark Schumacher, AMETEK MOCON VP/General Manager. “ProSpect’s process NIR products expand our existing in-line and on-line analysis and control products in the food and beverage industry, while also providing customers with AMETEK’s worldwide service and support.”

ProSpect’s process NIR analyzers have been used continuously on various dairy applications for years. Field-proven at butter plants, cheese manufacturers, and whey processors, the instruments are trusted by large dairy companies to control moisture, protein and fat to exacting levels.

To learn more about the line of ProSpect NIR analyzers, please contact AMETEK MOCON at or visit


AMETEK MOCON is a leading provider of analyzers, instruments, sensors and consulting services to research laboratories, production facilities, and quality control departments in the food and beverage, medical, pharmaceutical, and packaging industries worldwide.

AMETEK MOCON is a business unit of the Process & Analytical Instruments division of AMETEK, Inc., a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with annual sales of $4.8 billion. See for more information.