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02/05/2013

ST Aerospace Solutions and Trescal conclude a partnership on calibration services in Copenhagen

ST Aerospace Solutions (Europe) A/S and Trescal A/S have concluded a partnership on the delivery of calibration services at the Scandinavian operations of STAS based near Copenhagen International Airport.

Trescal takes over and continues to run STAS’ Copenhagen based calibration laboratory with a team of eight former STAS employees. The laboratory is highly specialised and proficient in calibration and repair of measurement equipment for aircraft maintenance. The laboratory will also continue to provide calibration and repair of standard measurement equipment
Along with from STAS’ Copenhagen operations the laboratory also serves STAS’ Stockholm and Oslo facilities and third party customers throughout Scandinavia.
“We are thrilled by this agreement which demonstrates once again that Trescal is the first choice of a major player in the aviation industry when it comes to partnerships in calibration services” says Timo Grünewälder, General Manager North-East Europe at Trescal. “We shall not only continue to serve STAS with world-class calibration on a long-term basis but through this new geographical presence we also strengthen our service proposition to other customers in the Copenhagen and southern Swedish industrial region.”
“We are very happy about this cooperation with STAS and the new lab and colleagues in Copenhagen. Until now we have been covering Denmark from our lab in Silkeborg – now we will be able to serve locally our Copenhagen area costumers with the resulting advantages.
Once fully integrated into Trescal, the activities of the lab will be extended to the southern regions of Sweden” says Jan Wrang, Director Trescal Denmark

11/03/2013

Trescal acquires ISOCAL Elektronische Geräte GmbH in Austria

Trescal, the international specialist for calibration services, reinforced its geographical and technical coverage in Central Europe with the acquisition of Isocal GmbH, a leading calibration service provider in Austria.

With a turnover of € 2.5 million, Isocal has 17 employees across 2 laboratories located in Vienna and Graz. They are specialized in electrical, temperature and pressure calibration with on-site teams servicing clients in the Life Sciences, Pharmaceutical and Electronics sectors.
The high level of skills and accreditation in low frequency power, including the particularities of AC power, high voltage, DC/AC current and the broad range in temperature accreditation (-80° to 660°C)
enhance Trescal ‘s technical offer in Central Europe.
«This new acquisition consolidates our position in Central Europe enabling us to serve our customers in the neighbouring countries. It reinforces our “one-stop-shop” offer in calibration services for test and measurement equipment and broadens our accredited domain offering. » says Guillaume Caroit, General Secretary Trescal Group.
Gerald Kern, founder of Isocal says "The integration of ISOCAL into the Trescal organisation will enlarge our calibration service offer to our customers and will give our teams the ability to share best practises and expertise with a common goal to better serve our clients. This merger will support the continuous and sustainable growth and strengthen the leading position of ISOCAL in Austria as in the surrounding countries. We are very glad to become part of the Trescal family!.”.
Remi Carnimolla, 3i Partner, and Xavier de Prévoisin, 3i Director, commented: "We are delighted to announce this new acquisition abroad: once again, Trescal shows how a proven model can develop despite a challenging business environment. With 3i’s support, Trescal continues its international expansion to strengthen its leading position and create an integrated group to serve its global clients”.
With this acquisition, Trescal offers a wide range of calibration services through an unequalled worldwide network that reaches over 62 own calibration laboratories. This is the twelfth acquisition of the group since 2007 in 10 different countries.