Milwaukee Tool has purchased layout and measurement equipment maker Empire Level. Terms were not disclosed.

The Mukwonago, Wis.-based company is a major manufacturer of levels, squares, layout tools, and safety and utility tapes.

“From the invention of the mono vial, to the introduction of the first torpedo level, Empire has a strong history of innovation,” said Milwaukee Tool President Steve Richman. “We share a passion for delivering best-in-class solutions for our users. We are extremely proud to expand our portfolio with Empire Level, and we are committed to driving disruptive innovation and accelerated growth within the business.”