Edmonton, Canada (PRWEB) December 22, 2011
Acuren Group Inc. (AGI) announces the acquisition of Sasktech Inspection Ltd. headquartered in Regina, SK. Sasktech provides nondestructive testing and inspection services to clients throughout Saskatchewan and Manitoba; AGI is the leading materials engineering and nondestructive testing company in Canada, with 1300 employees and 36 offices across the Country.
“We are very excited about this opportunity to join forces with a company that has a proven track record of providing outstanding service to clients and that shares our vision of bringing a higher level of reliability to the industrial sector”, stated Tal Pizzey, COO of AGI. “This event is the culmination of an extended relationship; our two companies have worked together on a number of projects in recent years and demonstrated the synergies of combining dedicated local employees with the breadth and depth of a national firm. We are committed to building on that synergy for the benefit of clients in Saskatchewan and Manitoba. All Sasktech management and employees will continue in their current roles following the acquisition and the business will continue to operate from its Regina office.”
“I’m very pleased to become a part of Acuren because I know they will look after our customers and employees. Their reputation for quality and safety is well-deserved and the breadth of their service offering is unmatched in our industry,” said Brad Herperger, President of Sasktech. Curtis Halbgewachs, Sasktech Operations Manager, added: “I’m excited about what we will now be able to do for our clients and about being part of a larger team”.
Acuren is part of Rockwood Service Corporation. The Rockwood companies of Acuren, Hellier, Sperry Rail and Remote Access Technology employ over 4,000 employees and operate from over 80 offices throughout the world.
Please contact Kevin Hill at khill(at)acuren(dot)com or 780-405-5771 with any questions and refer to http://www.acuren.com for additional information on Acuren.
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