About Us

Our calibration operations were founded in Owatonna, MN in 1995. Northstar Calibration, Inc. is a progressive and growing A2LA accredited laboratory. Our lab strives for continuous improvement by focusing on customer service and expanding our equipment and capabilities to meet your needs. As a company we continue to enjoy year over year growth and we're excited for the future!

The owners have long-term laboratory technical and management experience and our Northstar Technicians are ASQ certified. Together with our customer service manager we are balanced team that is focused on our customers, technically solid, and win-win driven.

Our customers routinely say this about us, "We like working with Northstar, we can talk to someone..., get answers..., and quick turn around times." 


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Our team has a special respect and appreciation for our armed forces.

Our co-owner, Lon Stachowiak, recently completed his 5th international tour of duty, having serviced in Kuwait and Iraq, and is part of an Army engineering unit. Ethan Moorhouse, son of co-owner and President John Moorhouse, recently completed a deployment in Afghanistan with the United States Marine Corps. Our repair technician, Ray, is a Navy veteran and electronics technician Rick is Marine veteran.

We're proud of the service all our current and former employees have given. We continually appreciate the service of all our men and women in the Armed forces who preserve our freedom on a daily basis. 


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