|By PR Newswire||
|April 14, 2010 10:48 AM EDT||
Aerospace, composites and automotive distributor to offer customers the Acoustocam i600 handheld imaging camera for immediate and accurate inspection
BELTSVILLE, Md., April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Imperium, Inc., the sole developer and manufacturer of ultrasound imaging cameras for Non-Destructive Inspection ("NDI") announced today the company has signed an United States distribution agreement with Test Equipment Distributors, LLC., (TED), a leading distributor of equipment and supply needs of Nondestructive Testing (NDT) professionals to diverse industries throughout the world, including a wide customers base of aerospace and automotive customers.
"There is a technology shift in the industry from using metals to composite materials, and we need to stay ahead of the market with products like the Acoustocam i600 for our customers," said Mike Hamel, President of TED. "The Acoustocam is a powerful, reliable technology for immediate, accurate testing of composite materials, and gives our customers the ability to scan large areas in a short amount of time."
Since 1971, TED has been a part of X-Ray Industries, Inc., a leader in NDT laboratory services since 1941. Their laboratories are accredited by all of the aerospace primes, NADCAP, ISO 9002 and AS9100.
Bob Lasser, President and CEO of Imperium, said, "Partnering with a leading distributor such as TED is very significant for our domestic growth and expansion efforts. TED has a diverse customer base that has depended on them through the years for the best technologies. We are very excited to be a part of their U.S. product offering and look forward to a long and successful relationship."
TED is currently showcasing the Acoustocam i600 on their website: http://www.tedndt.com/.
About Test Equipment Distributors (TED)
For over 35 years Test Equipment Distributors (TED) has served the equipment and supply needs of Nondestructive Testing (NDT) professionals in diverse industries throughout the world. TED offers customers a complete line of inspection and testing equipment. From its beginning, TED has been a part of X-Ray Industries, Inc., a leader in NDT laboratory services since 1941. The company has US distribution centers in California, Georgia, Michigan and New Jersey. http://www.tedndt.com/aboutus.php
About Imperium, Inc.
Imperium, Inc. is a privately-held Maryland "C" corporation that develops and manufactures advanced ultrasound imaging systems. Dr. Marvin E. Lasser, the former chief scientist of the US Army and director of research for Ford (Philco Division) founded the company in 1996. Imperium sells its products through direct and indirect sales channels, and through flagship OEM partners in different industries. Applications of the technology can be found in industrial, medical, sub sea, and biometric settings. The technology is protected by several granted and pending patents. www.imperiuminc.com
SOURCE Imperium, Inc.