Industry News: TA Instruments Acquires Assets of Bose Electroforce Group

28 May 2015

TA Instruments today announced the acquisition of certain assets related to the Bose ElectroForce Group, from the Bose Corporation of Framingham Massachusetts.

The Bose ElectroForce group manufactures dynamic mechanical testing systems, used to characterize Medical Devices, Biologic, and Engineered materials. The ElectroForce test instruments are based on unique motor designs that are quiet, energy-efficient, scalable, and deliver high performance over a wide range of force and frequency. Their systems are used every day in the world’s largest and most prestigious companies, academic institutions, and governmental laboratories.

Terry Kelly, President of TA Instruments commented on the acquisition: “Bose Corporation has a long history of technology leadership in the markets they serve, and the ElectroForce group is no exception. They pioneered the use of electromagnetic motors in scientific instruments. We’re excited to gain access to new markets and we believe there are tremendous opportunities to leverage the technology, infrastructure, and customer bases of our respective organizations to grow this business.”

TA Instruments – a subsidiary of Waters Corporation (NYSE: WAT) – is the leading manufacturer of analytical instruments for thermal analysis, rheology, and microcalorimetry. The company is headquartered in New Castle, Delaware, USA, and has direct operations in 23 countries.