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Edinburgh Instruments New Middle-East Platform

Date Announced: 01 Mar 2018

Edinburgh Instruments parent company, Techcomp (Europe) Ltd (TEU), has acquired Dubai based AASolutions FZCo and re-named the business Techcomp (Middle East) FZCo (TME). This new Middle-East office enables Edinburgh Instruments to have a local platform in the region for supporting future sales and service requirements. In addition, TME will offer sales and service support for other leading Techcomp brands such as Scion Instruments, Precisa Gravimetrics, Froilabo and Techcomp’s strategic partner Hitachi HKK Centrifuges.

Commenting on the transaction, TEU Group CEO Chris O’Connor explained, “This is a very exciting time for Techcomp. This acquisition secures an excellent platform for us to expand our presence and support in the region for all of the Group businesses”.

TME will be launched at ArabLab in Dubai on March 18th where all of the existing brands and the full range of Techcomp businesses will be represented.

About Techcomp Europe Ltd

Techcomp Europe Ltd, based in the UK, comprises of a group of European companies involved in the manufacture and distribution of analytical systems, life science equipment and laboratory instruments with operations dating back to 1920.

The Group consists of Edinburgh Instruments – a leading photonics technology manufacturer, Scion Instruments – (with operations in the UK and The Netherlands) experts in Gas Chromatography and Single Quadrupole Mass Spectrometry, Froilabo – (with factories in France and Romania) specialising in Ultra Low Temperature technologies, Precisa – (manufacturing in Switzerland) offering a complete range of high precision metrology and weighing solutions, Dynamica – (based in the UK) that supplies a wide range of analytical and laboratory instruments and Edinburgh Sensors – (with operations in Scotland) supplying end users and OEMs with a wide range of IR Gas Detection systems.

The Group products are distributed across Europe with direct support from local factories and commercial teams, throughout Asia out of distribution operations in Hong Kong and across Latin America from a dedicated office in Mexico City. Techcomp Europe is owned by Techcomp (Holdings) Ltd. Ordinary shares are traded on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (SEHK) as stock code 1298.

About AA Solutions FZCo

AA Solutions is a manufacturer and supplier of Analytical Instruments accessories including high quality chemicals, calibration standards and certified references and much more for every laboratory. AA Solutions is present in the entire Middle East and Africa and focuses to deliver expertise in several fields through its headquarter in UAE, Morocco and thru dedicated business partners.

AA Solutions is a focused enterprise that has integrated many aspects of excellence and the latest available technology and quality by delivering ISO certified analyzers. We are putting sophisticated technology in a simple concept, simple to use, simple to maintain and simple to understand.


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