(PRWEB) May 05, 2014
Anton Paar GmbH has acquired CSM Instruments SA on November 15, 2013. The transaction is another representation of the long-term growth strategy of the Austrian analytical instrumentation group. Immediately after the deal closing, the integration process started, during which CSM Instruments SA operated under the name "CSM Instruments SA- A Company of Anton Paar."
As of March 27, 2014, CSM Instruments SA has become Anton Paar TriTec SA, reflecting the successful integration into Anton Paar. Anton Paar TriTec SA remains completely focused on manufacturing of instrumentation for Surface Mechanical Properties including Indentation Testing, Scratch Testing, Tribometry and Coating Thickness Measurements.
Anton Paar is the world leader in the field of density and concentration measurement, the determination of dissolved C02, rheology and the material characterization of surfaces. Established in 1922 as a one-man machine workshop in Graz, Austria, the company has consistently explored new paths and combined research with high-precision manufacturing. Today Anton Paar develops highly accurate laboratory instruments, process measuring instrumentation and custom-tailored automation and robotics solutions for quality control. Approximately 20% of the annual sales are invested in research and development. Anton Paar GmbH, with its headquarters in Graz, Austria, and 21 subsidiaries worldwide, is active in more than 110 countries. Over 2,000 people work in the Anton Paar Group.