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19/07/2018

TRESCAL LTD AND STAHLWILLE UK SIGN PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT

Trescal Ltd. are pleased to announce a partnership agreement with STAHLWILLE UK, the wholly owned UK subsidiary of STAHLWILLE Eduard Wille GmbH & Co. KG. Based in Wuppertal, Germany, STAHLWILLE is a market leader in the design and production of specialist torque and hand tools for the aerospace, automotive, rail, utilities, renewable energy, oil & gas and general engineering business sectors. 

This agreement was signed during a visit to the Farnborough International Airshow 2018 - Trescal Ltd are now the sole STAHLWILLE approved UK calibration service provider for STAHLWILLE torque transducers to BS7887:2008. 

These devices were previously being returned to the STAHLWILLE laboratory in Germany for adjustment and recalibration. The new UK service offering will significantly improve turn-around-times for STAHLWILLE & Trescal customers. 

Trescal Ltd. is also an approved service partner for calibration and repair of STAHLWILLE hand torque tools. Furthermore, at this time Trescal Ltd are currently the only approved UK service centre to offer accredited calibration in accordance with the ISO 6789:2017 standard. 

Paul Elliott, Managing Director, STAHLWILLE UK stated, ‘Having forged a close relationship with Trescal Ltd during their investment in a number of our perfectControl calibration systems, STAHLWILLE UK recognised their capability and expertise. We were keen to work with Trescal to develop a UK capability for calibration and service, not only of STAHLWILLE torque transducers, but also of hand torque tools to the new ISO 6789:2017 standard. We are delighted to be able to partner with Trescal Ltd and we are sure that customers will really benefit from this partnership.’ 

Dirk Stans, UK Sales Director, Trescal Ltd stated, ‘We are delighted to be able to sign the partnership agreement at the world renowned Farnborough International Airshow. This partnership will bring many benefits to our joint customers, including assistance with their transition to the ISO 6789:2017 standard.’ 

09/04/2018

TRESCAL PRÄSENTIERT SEINE KALIBRIERDIENSTLEISTUNG AUF DER BERLIN AIRSHOW 2018

Trescal stellt auf der internationalen Luftfahrtmesse Berlin sein umfangreiches Portfolio an Dienstleistungen und Services für die  Kalibrierung und das Gerätemanagement vor. Das Unternehmen gehört zu den führenden Anbietern in diesem Bereich und arbeitet bereits seit langem als Dienstleister für weltweit führende Industriebetriebe in der Luft- und Raumfahrt. Besucher können das breite Spektrum der Trescal Dienstleistungen in Halle 2, Stand 305 kennenlernen. Die internationale Luftfahrtmesse findet vom 25. bis 29. April 2018 in Berlin statt.

Trescal erzielt über 40 Prozent seines weltweiten Umsatzes mit der Unterstützung großer Hersteller in der Luft- und Raumfahrtindustrie während aller Produktionsphasen sowie mit der operativen Messmittelüberwachung. Das breite Serviceangebot umfasst die Bereiche Kalibrierung nahezu aller Messgrößen, Kalibrierung von Werkstoffprüfmaschinen, Wartung, Reparatur und Prüfmittelmanagement für elektrische, elektronische, physikalische sowie dimensionelle Messmittel, Beratung und Schulung.

Durch Standorte in weltweit 22 Ländern unterstützt Trescal Flugzeughersteller und deren Zulieferer individuell, reaktionsschnell und flexibel. Mit der Präsenz auf der Berlin Air Show 2018 unterstreicht Trescal die außerordentliche Kundennähe und die Fähigkeit, sein Leistungsspektrum durch Investitionen in Akkreditierungen und neue Techniken an den Bedarf der Industrie anzupassen.

Wie wichtig der Luftfahrtsektor für Trescal ist, zeigt auch die Teilnahme an der "Berlin Airshow“. Wie schon bei den Messeveranstaltungen in Farnborough, in Bourget und in Singapur wird Trescal wieder an der Kunstflugshow teilnehmen. Den in den Firmenfarben lackierten Doppeldecker Starduster wird dabei der Generalsekretär von Trescal Frankreich, Jean-Marc d’Hulst, fliegen.

05/04/2018

TRESCAL ANNOUNCES FOUR ACQUISITIONS IN BRAZIL, GERMANY AND THE UNITED STATES

Trescal announces the acquisitions of Vale Balanças, San Jose dos Campos (Brazil); Aicher Kalibrierdienst in Biberach (Germany); Atlas Copco calibration activity in Germany and Massachusetts Metrology in Boston (USA). These acquisitions will add circa €6m turnover to the Group.

Founded in 2009 in Sao Jose dos Campos, Vale Balanças, IPEM accredited, provides calibration and maintenance services for scales up to 80 tons and employs 7 people. The two founders Ademir Pereira and Julio Cesar Moraes will remain with Trescal in their current positions.

Founded in 1997 and based in Biberach, Aicher Kalibrierdienst is a DakkS accredited calibration laboratory specializing in the Life Science industry and employs 10 people. The founder and current CEO, Mr. Aicher, will remain in his current position to develop the Life Science portfolio for Trescal in Germany.

The calibration activity of Atlas Copco is a three laboratories, DakkS accredited, entity which operates from Wetzlar, Kiel and Munich. These one-stop-shop laboratories have good capabilities in electrical and mechanical calibration and employ 36 people for a turnover of €3,5m.

Founded in 1977 and based in the Boston area, Massachusetts Metrology is an A2LA accredited calibration laboratory specializing in temperature and pressure, notably heat treatment according to the AMS 2750E standard for the aerospace industry. Massachusetts Metrology employ 8 people and are active in the aerospace, food and pharmaceuticals industries. Richard Rothstein, the current CEO and owner will remain in his current position to continue the development of Trescal in Massachusetts.

These acquisitions are the 28th, 29th , 30th and 31st acquisitions since the change of ownership to Ardian in July 2013. 

07/06/2017

Trescal, partner of the Aeronautics and Space industry, to take part in the 2017 International Paris Air Show

Trescal continues to strengthen its position at the heart of the aerospace and defence markets through new and existing partnerships. Representing over € 10 million per year, the business segment represents approximately 45 per cent of Trescal sales – highlighting the importance of the Paris Air Show to the Group.

Thanks to its global "One-Stop-Shop" offering in calibration services and its proven expertise in calibration management, the Group is able to guarantee a high level of quality and consolidate its unmatched position in the global market.

Trescal group participates in numerous aeronautical trade shows around the world (Bourget, Farnborough, Berlin, Marrakech, Singapore) and participates in many of the shows with its Starduster SA300 Trescal biplane.

Returning from its partnership mission with the Patrouille de France in the USA and Canada, the Trescal plane will once again take to the skies at the Paris Show, performing aerobatic demonstrations during the air show. Trescal pursues its strategy of supporting its clients where they are established through  acquisitions, industrial investments and the creation of new laboratories in Europe, North America, Latin America and Asia.
For industrial players in the aeronautics sector, Trescal wants to be a true partner capable of providing initiatives programs for their international projects.

Trescal will be present at the Paris Air Show June 19-25, 2017: Hall 2B - Stand E 155

02/05/2017

Trescal acquires Acucal Inc. in the USA

Trescal is proud to announce the acquisition of Acucal Inc., a leading calibration services provider present in Virginia, North Carolina, Arizona and Hawaii, USA.
This transaction consolidates Trescal's geographical footprint and technical coverage in the United States and has been completed with the support of Ardian, its majority shareholder.

Founded in 1987 and headquartered in Manassas, Virginia, Acucal is A2LA-accredited and has strong technical skills in DC / Low Frequency and RF / Microwave. Besides its four laboratories, the company also operates through a fleet of six state-of-the-art mobile laboratories throughout the country. With a turnover of around $ 5.3 million, the company employs 40 people and is mostly active in the Electronics, Aeronautics and Defense sectors.
Acucal's founder and managing director, Thomas Efaw, will remain in his current position and will report to Kathy Boyd, Trescal Inc. President.

With this acquisition, Trescal's network will include 20 laboratories in the US, with 450 employees. It is the 22nd acquisition since Ardian takeover in July 2013.

Guillaume Caroit, Trescal Deputy CEO, said: "We are thrilled with Acucal joining us. Their geographical presence is a perfect fit, particularly in Arizona and Virginia. Acucal's broad experience in operating mobile laboratories will provide flexibility and additional reach for the upcoming national tenders. "

Thibault Basquin, Managing Director Ardian Mid Cap Buyout, added: "This new acquisition demonstrates the commitment of Trescal's management and Ardian to actively pursue the strategy of targeted acquisitions in North America. The market is still very fragmented with strong possibilities for growth. This is another example of how Ardian supports its portfolio companies in their ambitious international development plans. "