Who We Are

Located in a 30,000 Square foot facility and composed of over 24 employees, GMI is located in Ramsey, Minnesota. Since 1996, GMI has been the leader in the laboratory instrumentation industry. We are a privately held, family run business, providing new and recertified equipment sales, parts, and service to some of the biggest names in the industry. GMI is the perfect size business to work with; Large enough to deliver pristine service and equipment, but small enough to care. We pride ourselves on being a full-service company focused on creating long term relationships with our clients. Our #1 priority is to provide you with not only the best customer service in the industry, but also the most cost-effective solutions for your laboratory instrumentation needs.

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GMI History

GMI started in 1996 in a small warehouse in Minneapolis. GMI quickly outgrows their space and moves into a larger office, shop, warehouse in 2002. GMI outgrows their space again and moved to the Ramsey, MN office warehouse location in 2006.

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Between 2005 and 2013, adds key employees and GMI triples in size and becomes an industry leader for laboratory sales, service and parts. GMI quickly becomes the industry leader develops ISO9001 “GMI” quality service and repair processes.

GMI is located in a 25,000 sq ft engineering and warehouse facility. GMI quickly outgrew that space and added an additional 10,000 square foot warehouse in 2008. Our customers are always welcome to visit and shop on site in our 25,000 facility.


GMI has provided its service offerings to:

  • Industry
  • Universities
  • Government Labs
  • Accredited Labs
  • Environmental Testing Firms
  • Startup Biotech companies


GMI has competency with servicing many instrument models from the following manufacturers:

  • Agilent
  • Amersham
  • Beckman Coulter
  • GE Life Science
  • Hewlett Packard
  • Hettich Centrifuge
  • IsoData
  • LabTech
  • Leica
  • LTI/Genesis
  • Market Forge
  • MJ Research
  • Molecular Devices
  • New Brunswick
  • Packard Instrument Company
  • Perkin Elmer
  • Thermo Fisher

Free Up Space in your Lab with GMI’s Consignment Program

Experience hassle-free, full white-glove service when you sell your instruments through the GMI Consignment Program. Trust our world class sales team to find the buyer who will offer you top dollar for your products.