TRESCAL ACQUIRES TWO COMPANIES IN SPAIN AND CANADA

12/05/2017

HOWELL, MICHIGAN - Trescal, the international specialist in calibration services, announces the acquisitions of CalibraciĆ³n de analizadores de gas SL. (Calgas), a calibration services provider based in Madrid (Spain) and Industrial Systech Ltd (ISL) in Toronto (Canada). These acquisitions have been completed with the support of Ardian, the majority shareholder of Trescal.

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 these sectors: ICT (Inspection, Certification and Test), Oil & Gas and Food & Beverages. This expands Trescal’s accreditation technical scope to the calibration of gas analyzers and is the fourth acquisition in Spain.

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

“These acquisitions illustrate our commitment to technical excellence and our constant determination to expand our offering which now includes calibration of gas analyzers," said Guillaume Caroit, Trescal Deputy CEO.

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

ABOUT TRESCAL
Trescal, the international specialist in calibration provides a broad range of services for the test and measuring equipment market. Trescal is represented in 22 countries: Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Luxemburg, Malaysia, Mexico, Morocco, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the Netherlands, United Kingdom, United States, Romania and Tunisia. Supplementing the standard technical services (verification, calibration and repair of T&M instruments), Trescal offers their expertise for the implementation and acquisition of measurement systems, customized equipment pool management software solutions, metrology and technical support, and training. Trescal operates in 115 owned calibration laboratories and employs over 3000 people across the world. Trescal services 40 000 customers in various sectors such as Defense, Aerospace, Aeronautics, Automotive, Power Generation & Utilities, Electronics Manufacturing, Communications and Medical & Chemistry. Trescal’s Pro Forma sales reach +270 million Euros.