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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.’ 

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 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. 

03/04/2018

Trescal Gender Pay Gap Data

- Women’s hourly rate is 22.3% lower (mean) and 27.4% lower (median).

- Top salary quartile has 91.7% men and 8.3% women

- Upper middle salary quartile has 94.2% men and 5.8% women

- Lower middle salary quartile has 76.7% men and 23.3% women

- Lower salary quartile has 68.6% men and 31.4% women

- Women’s bonus pay is 60.9% lower (mean) and 65.4% lower (median)

- 11.8% of men and 4.5% of women received bonus pay

23/01/2018

TRESCAL TO SHOWCASE CALIBRATION EXPERTISE AT THE SINGAPORE AIRSHOW 2018

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 www.trescal.com or visit Stand E 23 where Trescal will be participating in the Singapore Airshow February 6-11, 2018.