Trescal will be showcasing its capabilities in the aerospace sector to major industrial players during the Singapore Airshow from February 6-11, 2018.

Located on Stand ‘E23’ the Trescal team will be on hand to speak with show delegates about its multi-domain skills for the aerospace sector which include: CMM Measurements, Dimensional, Electrical, Flow, Force/Torque, Mass, Pressure/Vacuum, Temperature and Volume.

Supporting aerospace manufacturers around the world, Trescal is globally positioned to serve customers wherever they are located; ensuring a responsive and flexible service.

Visitors to the stand can also learn firsthand about Trescal’s recent investment in Malaysia with the acquisition of Pyrometro bringing 4 additional accredited laboratories to its South East Asia network.

Established in Singapore since 2011, today Trescal can serve its customers through a network of 7 accredited calibration laboratories.

Jimmy Evans, General Manager for Trescal in Asia, said: “Our presence at the Singapore Airshow 2018 gives us the opportunity to present our metrology expertise and broad range of skills through a unique One-Stop- Shop offer to international and regional aeronautic industries.”

For further information about Trescal please visit or visit Stand E 23 where Trescal will be participating in the Singapore Airshow February 6-11, 2018. 



Trescal announces the acquisition of ASSI Sistemas e Instrumentación S.L. (ASSI), the Spanish calibration leader for Life Science industries based in Barcelona (Spain). This is the fifth acquisition in Spain and it expands Trescal’s geographical footprint to Catalonia. This acquisition has been completed with the support of Ardian, its majority shareholder.

Founded in 1995, ASSI offers Calibration, Validation, Qualification and Automation services. ASSI has a calibration laboratory in Barcelona, ENAC accredited in: temperature, humidity, pressure, mass, volume, angular velocity, electricity, time & frequency, dimensional and torque. ASSI employs 130 people and generates a turnover of 7,2 million euros.

Guillaume Caroit, Trescal Deputy CEO, said: “This acquisition will boost Trescal development within Life Science segment where ASSI has been delivering high added value services for 23 years”.

Josep Maria Cucurella ASSI CEO, said: “Merging a family business within a multinational group is a big challenge. It will ease ASSI access to the marketplace and to new customer segments”.

This acquisition is the twenty-eighth acquisition since the change of ownership to Ardian in July 2013. 



Trescal announces the acquisitions of Calibración de analizadores de gas SL. (Calgas), a calibration services provider based in Madrid (Spain) and of Industrial Systech Ltd (ISL) in Toronto (Canada). These acquisitions have been completed with the support of Ardian, its majority shareholder.

Founded in 2003, Calgas delivers the most complete span of ENAC accredited calibration services for gas analyzers together with accredited gas flow. Calgas employs 10 people, generating a turnover of 600K€ and is active in the ICT(Inspection, Certification and Test), Oil & Gas and Food & Beverages sectors. This is the fourth acquisition in Spain since 2014 and it expands Trescal’s accreditation technical scope to the calibration of gas analysers.

Founded in 1991 and based in Toronto, ISL is a ANAB accredited calibration laboratory specializing in temperature, heat temperature in particular, according to the AMS 2750E standard for the aerospace industry and in pressure. ISL also manufactures and sells bespoke thermocouples. ISL employs 3 people, generating a turnover of 1,0 m CAD and is active in the Aerospace, Automotive and Energy sectors. This is the 3rd acquisition in Canada since 2016.

Guillaume Caroit, Trescal Deputy CEO, said: “ These acquisitions illustrate our commitment to technical excellence and our constant determination to expand our offering such as calibration of gas analysers »

These acquisitions are the twenty-sixth and twenty seventh acquisitions since the change of ownership to Ardian in July 2013. 



Trescal announces the acquisition of Teclabor Ltda., a calibration services provider based in Recife (Brazil). This is the third acquisition in Brazil, expanding Trescal’s geographical footprint to the State of Pernambuco. This acquisition has been completed with the support of Ardian, Trescal’s majority shareholder.

Founded in 1985, Teclabor is an accredited one-stop-shop calibration laboratory, with strong capabilities in liquid flow, volume, mass (scales), temperature and humidity domains. Teclabor employ 30 people, generating a turnover of 3,3 million Brazilian Reais (~1,0 m€), being predominantly active in the Food & Beverages sector.

Guillaume Caroit, Trescal Deputy CEO, said: “This acquisition confirms our undisputed leadership in Brazil. With 270 people operating within 8 accredited laboratories (located in Recife, Bahia, Rio De Janeiro, Belo Horizonte, Sao Paulo, Taubaté, Sorocaba, and Porto Alegre) and 12 accredited mobile laboratories deployed across Brazilian territories, bringing us closer to our customers every day.”

This acquisition is the twenty-fifth acquisition since the change of ownership to Ardian in July 2013. 


Trescal acquires A+ Métrologie, a subsidiary of the Apave Group

Trescal today announces the acquisition of A+ Métrologie, a subsidiary of the Apave Group, a major player on the French test and measurement market.

Founded in 2000, A+ Métrologie has 14 multi-disciplined calibration laboratories spread across France employing 320 people (of which 250 engineers and technicians) and achieved a turnover of € 27 million in 2016.

This acquisition will allow customers of both companies, Trescal and A+ Métrologie, to benefit from many complementary features: broader offer of accredited calibration services, more extensive measurement capabilities and a greater geographical coverage.


This acquisition was carried out with the support of ARDIAN, an independent private investment company and majority shareholder of the Trescal Group. It is the 24th acquisition since ARDIAN ownership in July 2013.


"This sale enables the Apave Group to accelerate its development on its core business: Risk Management. With Trescal, we have chosen a major French player who offers the best development prospects for this activity in France, as well as abroad for A+ Métrologie.
Trescal will be able to rely on the skills and professionalism of its 320 new employees. "declares Van Phuc Lê, President of Apave Development and Vice President of Apave


"It is with great pleasure that we welcome A+ Métrologie into the Trescal Group. This is a unique opportunity in France to offer our customers a more complete catalogue of services through a strengthened network of calibration laboratories”, says François Moïse, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Trescal SA.