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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.

13/11/2018

TRESCAL ANNOUNCES TWO ACQUISITIONS IN THE USA AND IN FRANCE

Paris, November 13th, 2018

Trescal, the international specialist in calibration services, announces the acquisition of Diamond Technical Services (DTS) based in the United States (Boston) and the acquisition of ACTEAM Industries in France (Nantes).

Founded in 2003, DTS is a ANAB ISO 17025 (2005) accredited calibration laboratory with skills in dimensional, pressure and temperature, particularly in accordance to the requirements of AMS 2750E specifications. DTS employs 23 people and its sales reached $ 2.5 million in 2017.

The CEO, Timothy Mullen, will remain in his current position to pursue the development and the integration of the company within Trescal Group.

Founded in 2006, ACTEAM is the French leader in high-accuracy assembly tools and also provides COFRAC accredited calibration services in torque. The company employs 12 people and its sales reached a turnover of 2.1 million euros in 2017. The company addresses all industrial sectors in particular Aeronautics, Automotive, Transport and Energy.

The founder and CEO, Christophe Poisson, will remain in his current position to pursue the development and the integration of the company within Trescal.

Guillaume Caroit, Trescal Deputy CEO, said:

“We are very happy to welcome DTS in Trescal in the USA. We are broadening our technical offer in the Boston area now addressing customers in the Aerospace as well as in Life science and Food industries. With the acquisition of Acteam Industries, we complete our services in torque with a multi-brand expertise unmatched in France and in Europe for the maintenance and repair of assembly tools and equipment. "

These are the 3rd and 4th acquisitions carried out with the support of the main shareholder OMERS.

01/10/2018

TRESCAL IS AWARDED WITH THE PREFERRED SUPPLIER STATUS FOR BOSCH GROUP

Paris, September 28th, 2018.

Robert Bosch GmbH the leading global supplier of technology and services offering innovative solutions for smart homes, smart cities, connected mobility, and connected industry has awarded Trescal, the worldwide specialist in calibration services with the status of Preferred Supplier globally.
This agreement recognizes Trescal’s with superior competence and performance in calibrations and related services.
Trescal will carry out in their own laboratories calibrations and repairs for physical, mechanical, electrical and dimensional test and measurement equipment in all the countries where the group is implemented and will bring onsite services in all other countries.
Enrico Wolf Key Account Manager says :
“We are very proud to be recognized as a Preferred Supplier of Bosch Group. This award demonstrates we deliver high quality services and how we are able to customize our services for each individual requirement of Bosch.”

10/04/2018

TRESCAL ACQUIRES SFINT IN FRANCE

Trescal announces the acquisition of SFINT, specialized in temperature measurement.

Founded in 1972 and based in Marolles en Brie (France), SFINT employs 32 people with a sales turnover of 4 million Euros in 2017. The company provides in-house or on-site COFRAC accredited calibration services. SFINT also manufactures a wide range of temperature sensors and probes (thermocouples) as well as on-site services, especially furnaces calibration according to the Aerospace Standard AMS 2750E. 

The General Manager, Olivier Garçon, will remain in his current position to pursue the development of the company within Trescal Group.

« We are very pleased that SFINT has joined Trescal. Through this acquisition we will reinforce our national coverage and accelerate our international development. Therefore it’s with great enthusiasm and optimism that we foresee our common future. » says Olivier Garçon, General Manager, SFINT.

« It is a great pleasure to welcome SFINT and their employees within the Trescal Group. It allows us to strengthen our skills in temperature, and to provide an extensive offer of probes and thermocouples to our customers » François Moïse, Deputy General Manager Trescal SA.

This is the 32nd and the last acquisition carried out with the support of the main shareholder Ardian. 

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.