SAINT-HUBERT, QC, Dec. 3, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Varitron, a leading integrated electronic manufacturing services (EMS) provider, is proud to announce it has acquired all assets of XCELSIA Technologies, a Mirabel-based manufacturing services provider specialized in electronic circuit assembly. Under the terms of the transaction, all 15 positions in XCELSIA, as well as its facility at 18005 Rue Lapointe in Mirabel, will be maintained. Varitron, which owns plants in Saint-Hubert and Granby, Québec, as well as in New Hampshire, intends to invest in capacity at this fourth site in 2019.
"This new site will be dedicated to prototyping and small-batch production so as to better serve our customer base," explains Michel Farley, President and CEO, Varitron Group. "With this addition, we will enhance our overall capacity. And with this strategic positioning in Montréal's Northern Crown, we will be able to better serve the Greater Ottawa Region and access a broader pool of talent, which is a significant advantage in these times of global labour shortage."
The acquisition will be integrated into company operations immediately. The resulting enhanced prototyping capacity will enable Varitron's customers to ramp up their projects and rapidly bring new products to market.
Now ranked among the leading EMS (electronic manufacturing services) companies in Northeastern North America, Varitron is a leader in electronic product assembly operating in most leading-edge industries, such as smart grids, military, optics, aeronautics, transportation, security, telecommunications, automated systems and medical support. Varitron's success depends on its team of experts and dedicated professionals. The company attaches great importance to the satisfaction of its customers and is firmly committed to meeting their objectives while respecting their requirements. www.varitron.com
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