PORTER, Maine, March 8, 2006 -- Vulcan Electric Company today announced that it has completed the acquisition of New Hampshire-based flexible circuit manufacturer Flex Technology Inc.
Michael Quick, Vulcan Electric Company President & CEO, said, "The acquisition of advanced flex circuit design and manufacturing capabilities represents Vulcan's commitment to investing in new technology platforms that continue to expand our product offerings within the aerospace, defense, medical, semiconductor, telecommunications, and other emerging technologies markets."
Normand Sirois, Vulcan Electric Company Group Vice President, said, "In addition to a full range of flex circuit constructions, the acquired flex process capabilities will augment our current broad range of thermal products to include flexible heaters and integrated thermal circuit technologies. Our diverse blend of circuit and heating competencies will enable us to design and produce unique product configurations and concepts to service an increasing demand to reduce size, weight, and improve product performance and reliability."
Flex Technology Inc. designs and manufactures custom flexible circuits and assemblies including single-sided, double-sided, multilayer, rigid-flex circuits for the aerospace, defense, medical and industrial markets. Website: flextechnologyinc.com
Vulcan Electric Company designs and manufactures engineered thermal products including electric heaters, temperature controls, temperature sensors and calibration services for the aerospace, semiconductor, industrial, and other markets. Website: www.vulcanelectric.com
Vulcan Electric Company
Normand Sirois, (800) 922-3027 ext. 1254