Vitrek Expands into the DAQ Market by Acquiring DynamicSignals
Expands Vitrek product portfolio to include high-performance signal capture and processing solutions; Integration of global engineering, sales and production strengthens reach in semiconductor, pharmaceutical and mil/aero industries.
Poway, CA—March 30, 2021— Vitrek, the leader in high-voltage test and measurement equipment, announces that it has acquired DynamicSignals, a manufacturer of board-level data acquisition and integrated real-time RF record/playback system solutions. Made up of respected brands, including GaGe, KineticSystems and Signatec, DynamicSignals’ instruments are used by a wide range of global entities, from industrial corporations, research institutes and aerospace and defense contractors to small technology-based businesses.
The acquisition also adds DynamicSignals’ U.S.-based, ISO 9001-certified and vertically-integrated facility where all design and assembly (PCB surface mount and mechanical) is completed in-house. The addition of DynamicSignals’ complementary customer base broadens Vitrek’s reach to customers they already serve while offering them a strong new position in the areas of high-speed data capture and stream-to-memory solutions.
“We are excited to welcome DynamicSignals’ sales, engineering and manufacturing teams to the Vitrek family,” said Don Millstein, Vitrek’s President. “As U.S.-based companies, with more than 30 percent of sales done internationally, this truly is a synergistic combination of talent and resources. We look forward to working together to offer new customers an impressive range of test and measurement products that now include data acquisition solutions.”
Pat Cassidy, VP Sales and General Manager of DynamicSignals, said “DynamicSignals’ long history of providing high-speed, high-resolution and wide bandwidth products and integrated systems is a complement to Vitrek’s product line offering and expands our collective OEM capabilities. By incorporating the company’s engineering expertise, backed by its manufacturing and distribution channels, Vitrek will find new opportunities for its safety and compliance testers, power analyzers and other measurement test equipment.”
DynamicSignals LLC is a customer-oriented industry leader in high-performance, accurate and reliable data acquisition solutions. The company designs and manufactures state-of-the-art products ranging from high-speed standards-based electronic instruments to ultimate performance integrated systems via its primary product brands of GaGe, Signatec and KineticSystems. Major applications served are Manufacturing Test, Advanced Research in Ultrasonics, Lasers and Embedded Digital Processing to name a few. Customers include an impressive list of Fortune 500 manufacturers, DoD entities (Navy, Air Force and Army) and large DoD prime contractors (Northrop, Raytheon, Honeywell, General Electric, etc.) DynamicSignals is based in Lockport, Illinois. Its website is www.dynamicsignals.com
Since 1990, Vitrek has provided innovative global solutions for high voltage test and measurement including electrical safety compliance testers, multi-point high-voltage switching systems and graphical power analyzers. Vitrek’s recent acquisition of the XiTRON brand of high performance instruments expands the company’s portfolio to include portable calibrators for thermocouple and millivolt DC calibration, ballast testers, LED illumination spectral analyzers, programmable DC electronic loads, phase-angle voltmeters and digital milliohmmeters. Vitrek also supplies precision high voltage measurement standards to national laboratories and calibration labs around the world. This unique combination of capabilities positions Vitrek as a leading provider of test solutions serving the photovoltaic, medical equipment, power conversion, electrical component and appliance industries.