Danbury, CT (PRWEB) September 2, 2010
Acuren Inspection Inc. is pleased to announce the acquisition of Extech, LLC, a leading provider of corrosion control services and water tank inspections to municipalities, petrochemical, and power generation industries throughout North America.
Acuren is the largest provider of nondestructive testing (NDT), inspection, and engineering services in North America. Extech provides inspection of water tanks and petroleum product storage tanks, and is a pioneer in the use of robotic inspection equipment. Both Acuren and Extech serve major corporations in the Petrochemical, Refinery, Pipeline, Pulp & Paper, Power Generation, Pharmaceutical, Aerospace, and Automotive industries.
With Extech, Acuren expands its inspection operations, and adds a unique service line to broaden its array of services. “We are very excited to make Extech part of our Acuren organization. Extech is a highly respected inspection firm with a combination of highly trained staff and specialized capital equipment,” states Peter Scannell, President of Rockwood Service Corporation. “Extech brings a unique service that is entirely complementary to the needs of Acuren’s clients and the skills of Acuren’s personnel.”
Extech will operate under the Acuren brand, and all employees of Extech will continue in their current positions. “We’re thrilled to become part of Acuren. Our businesses share common cultures and commitments to safety, reliability, and innovation. We look forward to sharing our expanded inspection offering with clients and our water inspection expertise with the Acuren organization,” says Theodore Lund, President, Extech, LLC.
Acuren and Extech, along with Sperry Rail, RAT International, and Hellier are part of Rockwood Service Corporation. Rockwood is a leader in inspection and testing, operating in over 20 countries and over 100 offices throughout the world.
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Rockwood Service Corporation
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