April 16, 2014

Woburn, MA April 17, 2014 – Nova Instruments LLC is pleased to announce the acquisition of Phoenix ISL, based in Warrington, England. Phoenix Inspection Systems is a leading worldwide supplier of ultrasonic non-destructive testing (NDT) equipment, providing the market with a vast line of products ranging from conventional transducers and wedges to state-of-the-art automated scanning systems used for the inspection of critical components. Phoenix ISL has gained in its 30+ year history a breadth of application knowledge mainly within the nuclear and power generation, petrochemical, aerospace, and transportation industries.

Jean-Marc Muller, President of Nova Instruments commented on the new acquisition stating, “The addition of Phoenix ISL to our portfolio of businesses is a synergistic one adding new technologies and systems to the range of ultrasound techniques our subsidiary NDT Systems Inc. currently supplies and will allow Nova Instruments to further establish itself as a comprehensive solution provider within the NDT market.”

Karl Quirk, Owner of Phoenix Inspection Systems, commented, “The acquisition of Phoenix ISL by Nova Instruments presents a great opportunity for Phoenix to offer its product range and expertise to a wider market and be able to integrate the Nova partners’ technology into its customer offerings.”