Acquisition Grows Spectroscopy Portfolio
Agilent Technologies Inc. of Santa Clara, Calif., is expanding its spectroscopy product offerings by
purchasing the privately held A2 Technologies. Financial details were not disclosed.
The acquisition includes substantially all of Danbury, Conn.-based A2 Technologies’
intellectual property, technology, employees and its spectroscopy product portfolio.
A2 Technologies focuses on Fourier transform infrared technology for lab and field
use. The company manufactures the spectrometers for routine analysis and out-of-lab
applications in the petrochemical, environmental, aerospace, art conservation, academic
and geoscience markets. The transaction was scheduled to be final in mid-February.