SGS acquires EMICS Ltd UK
SGS is pleased to announce the acquisition of EMICS Limited, based in Nottingham. The new business will trade as SGS EMICS Limited and has been integrated into the Oil, Gas and Chemicals Services business of SGS. They will continue to operate at their laboratory in Nottingham and using their existing telephone numbers and email addresses.
Founded in 1990 by Simon Moss, EMICS is a leading independent UKAS (United Kingdom Accreditation Service) calibration laboratory serving the Marine, Nuclear, Rail and Aerospace industries. It has grown organically and now employs 43 staff and expects to generate 2012 Revenues of £2.8 million. “I am delighted to announce that EMICS has been acquired by SGS” said Simon. “Bringing together the unique skills and experience of our employees with the huge resources and customer base of SGS is a winning combination which will benefit all of our customers”.
EMICS operates across a range of engineering sectors and offers an extensive scope of calibration and inspection services. They have a broad client range with their largest clients being Network Rail and Rolls Royce. “I am very pleased with the acquisition of EMICS, as their services are very complementary to our Measurement and Instrumentation engineering services” said Malcolm Cooper, SGS Oil, Gas and Chemicals Services Business Manager. “EMICS offer ISO17025 accredited dimensional, torque, electrical and pressure calibrations which increases our existing scope of ISO17025 accredited flow, volume and meter proving calibration services. Simon and his team also bring a wealth of experience and knowledge from servicing different engineering sectors. We now have a great opportunity to offer our combined calibration services to our combined client base, which creates exciting growth opportunities. This further strengthens our UK position as it provides a new location in central UK complementing our existing Oil, Gas and Chemicals business locations.”
The registered address of SGS EMICS Limited has been changed to:-
SGS EMICS Limited, Rossmore Business Park, Ellesmere Port, Cheshire, CH65 3EN.
The Registered number remains the same 02999227.
If you have any other enquiries please feel free to contact Malcolm directly.
Dr Malcolm Cooper
Oil, Gas & Chemicals Business Manager
SGS United Kingdom Limited
Rossmore Business Park
Ellesmere Port, CH65 3EN
t: +44 151 350 6601
f: +44 151 350 6600
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