TASI acquires German inspection systems manufacturer Cassel Messtechnik
TASI Group has acquired Cassel Messtechnik, a manufacturer of metal detection and x-ray inspection systems for industrial applications, for an undisclosed price
The acquisition will help TASI Group’s packaging integrity segment to further expand its global footprint in product inspection and packaging integrity. The packaging integrity segment of the company includes ALPS Inspection, Bonfiglioli Engineering, and Sepha.
Cassel Messtechnik, which has more than 60 employees, is based near Hannover, Germany. The company offers manufacturers with the testing equipment required for quality control and for ensuring the safety of consumer goods.
Cord Cassel – founder of Cassel Messtechnik said: “Cassel has experienced strong growth and was looking for the right strategic partner to help take the business to the next level. I feel confident that an alliance with TASI will not only reinforce our current position, but will help strengthen and grow our presence in our key industries.”
Cassel Messtechnik, which was founded in 1994, manufactures nearly 1,000 inspection systems per year. Almost 80% of its equipment is exported to the European Union, US, Australia, Southeast Asia, South America, and South Africa.
Kris Fairﬁeld – President of TASI Packaging Integrity said: “We are not only welcoming more than 60 talented colleagues to the Packaging Integrity team and the greater TASI Group family, but we are also strengthening and expanding our innovative solutions portfolio to the food and beverage, pharmaceutical, personal care, and building materials markets by offering a complete line of metal detectors and packaging x-ray machines.”