Cleveland, OH, U.S.A. — (METERING.COM) — October 29, 2008 – Elster American Meter, a business unit of Elster Gas North America, has received Measurement Canada accreditation, qualifying the company to inspect and certify instruments on Measurement Canada’s behalf.

"We are delighted with the Measurement Canada accreditation," said Dr. Kevin Warner, vice president of sales and marketing. "It recognizes the contributions spanning the entire Elster American Meter organization; operations, research and development, customer service, quality, and sales and marketing."

Elster American Meter, one of the only U.S.-based Measurement Canada accredited organizations, has begun certifying device types from small to large diaphragm meters.

Elster American Meter is a leading manufacturer and supplier of gas measurement and control products for the natural gas industry.