Palintest Grows with Acquisition of Wagtech Water Technology Division
Leading water analysis technology company Palintest Ltd. has now expanded its global reach and operations with the acquisition of the Water Technology Division of Wagtech International Ltd., as of 1st March 2011.
The Wagtech Water Technology Division will operate as a newly-formed stand-alone business unit within the Palintest organisation. It will continue to focus on the manufacture and supply of a wide range of portable water testing kits and products for field use. Full details of the product range can be found at www.wagtech.co.uk. The new Wagtech WTD business unit will be headed up by Neil Wrigglesworth, who together with Tom Aylward has transferred across from Wagtech International. Their knowledge and expertise of the product ranges and markets will ensure a smooth transition of the business, ensuring customers will continue to receive the high levels of service provision they have come to expect.
Palintest Ltd. is known throughout the world as the leading manufacturer of a wide range of formulated reagents and advanced instruments for water and environmental analysis. Full details of the Palintest Ltd. range can be found at www.palintest.com.
This acquisition brings together the technical strength of the Palintest product range with the extensive knowledge that Wagtech WTD has of bespoke field testing kits, especially for the developing areas of the world. Through the new, combined distribution network it will considerably strengthen Palintest’s reach into global markets, especially in Africa and Asia, providing those regions with greater access to the company’s large and growing range of analytical equipment.