WEB EXCLUSIVE: Last month, CEAST USA moved its operations from Charlotte, N.C., to the headquarters of Instron in Norwood, Mass.

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Last month, CEAST USA moved its operations from Charlotte, N.C., to the headquarters of Instron in Norwood, Mass. Based in Italy, CEAST was acquired by ITW, Instron’s parent, in late 2008. CEAST is being integrated within Instron. Both firms make testing instruments for plastics.