(July 1, 2016) Element Materials Technology has announced the purchase of Northwest EMC in the U.S. to build on its Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) testing services.
Northwest EMC is a large EMC testing provider in the U.S., with five laboratories and over 60 employees. Northwest EMC adds capabilities in wireless device testing, MIL-STD and RTCA DO-160 and complements Element’s existing EMC business, which includes 12 laboratories in the US, UK, and China.
Charles Noall, President and CEO of Element, said, “Northwest EMC’s exceptional capabilities mean that it perfectly fits the profile of companies we acquire and the business that we are building. We are establishing a global platform for EMC at an accelerated pace. It is a fantastic company, with technical industry leaders delivering innovative services in an exciting market space. We truly believe in the ability of Northwest EMC’s team to enhance our technical expertise, while bringing a commercial focus which stands out in the industry. The acquisition will allow us to develop an even greater reach to support Northwest EMC’s existing client base with new services.”
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