Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Buyers' Guide Photonics EDU Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Industrial Photonics Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook
More News
Email Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Comments

  • Ametek Acquires Spectro Analytical

Photonics Spectra
Oct 2005
Ametek Inc. of Paoli, Pa., has acquired Spectro Beteiligungs GmbH, the holding company of Spectro Analytical Instruments GmbH & Co. KG and its affiliates. A global supplier of atomic spectroscopy analytical instrumentation, Spectro was acquired from an investor group led by German Equity Partners BV for approximately $98 million.

Using optical emission or energy dispersive x-ray fluorescence measurement techniques, Spectro’s instruments for the analysis of solids and liquids have applications in the aerospace, pharmaceutical, environmental testing, and metal production and processing markets, among others. The Kleve, Germany, company joins Ametek’s Electronic Instruments Group, which specializes in monitoring, testing, calibrating and display instruments.

Terms & Conditions Privacy Policy About Us Contact Us
back to top

Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
©2016 Photonics Media
x Subscribe to Photonics Spectra magazine - FREE!