Notícias

13/03/2020

About Trescal current approach around the Coronavirus, (COVID-19) across the world.

In these times of uncertainty, caused by the threat of the Global Coronavirus pandemic, we would like to reassure all our Clients that the Trescal team are implementing Health & Safety measures for our Employees and stakeholders and working on contingency plans to ensure we continue to provide a world class calibration service.  

About Trescal current approach around the Coronavirus, (COVID-19) across the world.

We are monitoring this situation daily, and, as we do with any unusual event, we will watch what's happening locally and adjust business operations and policies as needed.
Trescal's first priority is the health, safety and security of our Employees and delivering best in class services to our customers.


1)      the Health and Safety of our Employees & stakeholders
The safety of our employees, customers & stakeholders is paramount. All measures are consistent with those of the health authorities.
We have issued extensive communications & guidelines to all our teams in order to minimize risks to them and external stakeholders.
We have put in place a travel ban policy on all international travel.


2)      Our Commitment to our Customers
Our aim is to continue to serve our customers and to ensure business continuity.
Trescal has taken necessary measures internally to have our teams complying with our customers guidelines when working at the customer premises.
We are reviewing our business continuity plans per Laboratory.
We are working closely with our customers to mitigate the potential disruption to their supply chains caused by the Coronavirus.

Should customers need further information, please contact your usual Trescal contact.

08/07/2019

TRESCAL MAKES A NEW STEP IN BRAZILIAN CALIBRATION MARKET

Paris, July 4th, 2019. Trescal, the international specialist in calibration services, is taking a new step in its geographical expansion in Brazil with the acquisition of Setting and Instituto Amazonense de Metrologia (IAM).

Founded in 1993 and headquartered in Sao Paulo, with accredited laboratories in Sao Paulo city and Manaus, Setting also delivers Inmetro Accredited Proficiency Tests and Certified Reference Materials (PH & Conductivity).

Founded in 1997 and headquartered in Manaus, IAM is a single source provider of calibration services. Thanks to it’s unique set of Inmetro accredited skills in Manaus, IAM is the suitable entity to become Trescal Amazonas.

Trescal operates now twelve accredited laboratories in nine Brazilian States, located in Porto Alegre, Curitiba, Cerquilho, Sao Paulo, Santo Andre, Taubate, Rio de Janeiro, Belo Horizonte, Vitoria, Salvador de Bahia, Recife and Manaus. Furthermore, the company also operates two different kinds of mobile accredited calibration laboratories, according to customer needs.

Guillaume Caroit, Trescal Deputy CEO, said: “These acquisitions confirm our strategy to become a major actor in South American Calibration Marketplace.”

These are the 16th and 17th acquisition since the change of ownership to Omers in April 2018. 

14/05/2019

TRESCAL ANNOUNCES THREE ACQUISITIONS IN BRAZIL, SWITZERLAND AND THE USA

Paris, May 14, 2019. Trescal, the international specialist in calibration services announces the acquisitions of Gero in Cerquilho (Brazil), MCS Laboratory AG in Lucerne (Switzerland) and Integrated Service Solutions (ISS) near Philadelphia in the USA. These acquisitions will bring an additional turnover of circa 10 million Euros to the group.

Founded in 1991 in Cerquilho in the state of Sao Paulo, Gero holds the largest number of INMETRO accredited domains in Brazil. The laboratory provides in-house and on-site calibration services to the automotive, energy and electronics industries. It employs 64 people and its technical skills, particularly in acoustics, gas flow and radio frequency, enhance the technical capabilities of Trescal, consolidating its status as the leader in the Brazilian market.

With the acquisition of MCS, based near Lucerne, Trescal is strengthening its presence in Switzerland. The group’s technical offering has now been supplemented with new skills in temperature, humidity and pressure. The SAS -accredited laboratory founded in 2006 employs 4 people and specializes in the Life Sciences sector. The two founders, Hansrudolf Imhof and Werner Zgraggen, will remain in place to further the development of this entity.                                        

The acquisition of ISS enables Trescal to expand its presence to Pennsylvania and to increase its expertise in pipette calibration and gas detection & concentration. It will strengthen the group’s ability to address the Life Sciences sector in the US. ISS was founded in 1988 and employs 51 people.

These are the 12th, 13th and 14th acquisitions since the change of ownership to Omers in April 2018.

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.

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.