About us

Since 1990, Clemex has been at the forefront of high-end image analysis, developing solutions for the characterization and analysis of microstructures. In recent years, emphasis has been placed on machine-learning algorithms enabling our customers to go beyond the limits of traditional imaging methods.

We specialize in the integration of advanced computer vision, building out tailor-made software/hardware solutions that best suit our clients’ needs. We exclusively use leading brands of microscopes, stages, and cameras in order to uphold our unwavering commitment to delivering high-quality results.

About us | Clemex
About us | Clemex

Thousands of Clemex imaging solutions are currently operating in over 50 countries worldwide. You can find our work in academic institutions across the globe, as well as various industry sectors including aerospace, automotive, and medical instrumentation.



Clemex is founded by four former employees of LECO Corp. Startup funds are provided by founders, with the help of a loan from SDI.


Sales and marketing initiatives for Clemex-brand products kick off: integrated image analysis solutions for inclusions in steel, hardness testing, grain size, coating thickness, and particle size.


The company develops an international market presence in the automotive, aerospace, raw materials, mining, and pharmaceutical industries. Distributors are active in Asia, South America, Europe, and the Middle East.


FDA-regulated industries – such as pharmaceutical companies requiring conformity with CFR Part 11 – can now ensure data integrity with the User Management module.


Clemex becomes the exclusive distributor for Leica Microsystems’ microscopes, thanks to the company’s outstanding expertise in the field of materials science.


Clemex signs on the dotted line to become the exclusive distributor of Märzhäuser Wetzlar products in North America.


Under a new board of directors and president, the company takes a bold new turn and changes its approach to the technology used for developing its products.


Clemex concludes a bilateral distribution agreement with NIKON Metrology covering the Americas and the EMEA region.


Clemex undergoes a technological shift with the integration of machine learning algorithms into its software.


Clemex offers high quality products and professional services to industries and laboratories.

Lorraine Blais, P.Eng, Solutions NOVIKA


A well-designed testing software that is user friendly and reliable.

Al Mabee, Triumph Group