About Us

J.A. King & Company: Since 1939

J.A. King and Company is a third generation family business that was founded in 1939 by Jim King Senior. Since its founding, J.A. King has consistently held Character, Integrity, and Professionalism as our guiding values, while maintaining our mission to be the industry’s valued choice for measurement.

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scales hard hatOur Divisions

To be your single source for Industrial Measurement, we have organized ourselves into three major divisions so our customers can easily access all our services.

  1. Distributed Products
  2. Calibration, Repair and Metrology Services
  3. Engineered Systems



Our Mission

Our mission is to be your valued choice for Industrial Measurement. Whether you need measurement products, a turnkey engineered solution, or calibration and repair support, we have the people, the products and the services to meet your needs.



Our Value Proposition

We believe that by offering a broad spectrum of services to ISO 17025 standards we can:

  • Reduce your number of necessary vendors
  • Reduce the time it takes to manage your equipment
  • Reduce your overall cost of ownership