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15/01/2019

TRESCAL ANNOUNCES THREE ACQUISITIONS IN BELGIUM, FRANCE AND BRAZIL

Paris, January 15th, 2019.
 
Trescal, the international specialist in calibration services, announces the acquisitions of LBT Testing and Calibration, near Brussels (Belgium); C2M in Rouen (France); Metrology in Vitoria (Brazil).
These acquisitions will add circa €3m turnover to the Group.
 
Founded in 1992 in Louvain-la-Neuve, near Brussels, LBT provides in-house and on-site BELAC accredited
calibration services as well as validation services to the Life Sciences Industry and employs 16 people. Its
technical expertise covers climatic, carbon dioxide incubator calibration, humidity and temperature. The
manager Roland Platteau will remain with Trescal to pursue the development and the integration of the company within Trescal Group.
 
Metrology, based in Vitoria, is one of the two private owned laboratories delivering accredited calibration in
the state of Espirito Santo and employs 8 people. This acquisition expands Trescal’s technical and
geographical footprint and consolidates the group’s leadership over the Brazilian metrology services
marketplace. Filippe Aderne Maia who currently runs the company will remain in his position.
 
The C2M team of 4 people integrates the Trescal Rouen branch bringing their expertise in electrical,
temperature, humidity and pressure calibration as well as their know-how in first level repair.
 
These are the 9th, 10th and 11th acquisitions since the change of ownership to Omers in April 2018.

14/01/2019

[SPAIN] ASSI Y CALGAS TRASLADAN Y AMPLIAN SUS INSTALACIONES EN MADRID

Madrid, 14 enero, 2019. ASSI y CALGAS empresas del grupo Trescal trasladan y amplían sus oficinas en Madrid a partir del 14 de enero, y se instalan en un nuevo espacio dentro del edificio de Trescal.

Las nuevas oficinas de unos 280m2 estarán ubicadas en la calle Arrastaría 21 de Madrid y gozarán de unas instalaciones más amplias y más modernas para beneficio tanto de trabajadores como de clientes. Con este traslado se amplía tanto la parte de oficina como el laboratorio de calibración disponiendo así de más metros para poder dar cabida a la expansión que estamos teniendo en la zona centro con los servicios de calibración de instrumentos, calibración de medidores de gases y de caudal de gas, cualificaciones térmicas, validaciones, y automatizaciones y facilitar así la evolución en los próximos años.

ASSI Madrid y CALGAS se integran ahora en la infraestructura y equipo humano de Trescal, con el que sin duda conseguiremos un excelente servicio al cliente gracias a las sinergias y estructura que nos ofrece Trescal en Madrid.

Trescal en Madrid contará ahora con un total de 1550 m2 entre oficinas y laboratorios de calibración y un total de 66 trabajadores.

02/01/2019

[SPAIN] TRESCAL en Sevilla obtiene 2 nuevas acreditaciones

Sevilla, 24 de diciembre 2018. Trescal Sevilla (España) expande su oferta de calibración con dos nuevas acreditaciones ENAC obtenidas en noviembre 2018. La acreditación de laboratorio es en los siguientes dominios:

> Dimensional: Trescal Sevilla ahora puede ofrecer servicios de calibración para medidores de espesores de exteriores con comparador (con rango de medición L=50 mm), medidores de interiores con comparador (con rango de medición L=50 mm), micrómetros de exteriores de 2 contactos (con rango de medición L=200 mm), pies de rey (con rango de medición L=200 mm), sondas de regla (con rango de medición L=200 mm) y micrómetros de interiores de 3 contactos (con rango de medición de 6 mm a 50 mm). Estas capacidades son demandadas en sectores como los de automoción y aeronáutica.

> Par: Trescal Sevilla puede ofrecer servicios de calibración para llaves dinamométricas en sentido dextrógiro (con rango de 1 Nm a 400 Nm). Con esta nueva acreditación, el laboratorio podrá dar un servicio más rápido a los clientes de la zona de Andalucía.

Con estas nuevas acreditaciones, Trescal amplía su gama de servicios desde el laboratorio de Sevilla especialmente dirigido al sector aeronáutico de la zona y a cualquier otro sector aprovechando que Trescal en España tiene el mayor alcance de acreditación. De la misma manera Trescal refuerza su estrategia de servicio en España para mantener su posición como líder en soluciones de calibración y medición. 

18/12/2018

TRESCAL ACQUIRES QTI AND QTI VALIDACIONES IN SPAIN

Paris, December 18th, 2018.

Trescal, the international specialist in calibration services, announces the acquisition of QTI and QTI Validaciones, a Spanish specialist in calibration, qualification and validation services dedicated to pharmaceutical industries. Respectively based in Madrid and Barcelona, they are the 6th and 7th acquisitions in Spain thus strengthening Trescal’s footprint in particular in Catalonia.

QTI and QTI Validaciones employ 77 people. They both provide in-house and on-site calibration services as well as on-site qualification and validation services. QTI provides ENAC accredited calibrations in Climatic, Pressure, Temperature and Humidity. Their cumulated 2018 sales will exceed 4 million Euros.
QTI and QTI Validaciones founders, Raul Ballesteros, Roberto Español and Valentin Martinez, will remain in their current positions to pursue the development and the integration of the companies within Trescal Group.

Guillaume Caroit, Trescal Deputy CEO, said: “The acquisition of QTI and QTI Validaciones confirms our
commitment to the Life Sciences sector and our will to become the reference partner addressing the complex
and evolving needs of pharmaceutical industries across Europe. ”

These are the 7th and the 8th acquisitions carried out with the support of the main shareholder OMERS.

06/12/2018

TRESCAL ANNOUNCES TWO ACQUISITIONS IN THE USA AND IN SOUTH EAST ASIA

Paris, December 6th, 2018. Trescal, the international specialist in calibration services, announces the acquisitions of MATsolutions based in the United States (Dallas) and of NorthLab in South-East Asia.

Founded in 1992, MATsolutions is a PJLA ISO/IEC 17025:2005 accredited calibration laboratory with skills in electrical, mechanical, optical, physical and dimensional. The company also provides multibrand second hand retrofitted / repaired test and measurement equipment. MATsolutions employs 24 people and its sales reached $ 6.5 million in 2017 with customers in Telecom, Electronics and Engineering industries.

Founded in 1996, NorthLab is an international calibration service provider with a presence in Singapore and Malaysia (Selangor and Labuan). The laboratories are respectively accredited SAC-SINGLAS (ISO/IEC 17025) and SAMM (ISO/IEC 17025) and address customers active in the Oil & Gas, Shipyard, and Aerospace industries. The group employs 90 people and its sales reached a turnover of €4 million in 2017.

Two of the four founders, Sunil Nair and Vaidyanathan Srikrishnan will remain in the company to pursue the development and the integration of the company within Trescal.

Guillaume Caroit, Trescal Deputy CEO, said: “These two acquisitions embody our yearn to aggressively develop our presence in North America and Asia; our goal in South East Asia is to reach 30 M€ sales by the end of 2019 with a mix of double digit organic growth and 3 to 4 additional acquisitions.”

These are the 5th and 6th acquisition carried out with the support of the main shareholder OMERS.