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NDT News: GE Inspection Technologies to Acquire phoenix|x-ray

October 3, 2007

BILLERICA, MA-GE Inspection Technologies has signed a definitive agreement to acquire phoenix|x-ray, a provider of high-resolution computed tomography (CT)/X-ray technology used in nondestructive testing (NDT) applications. The transaction, terms of which are not being disclosed, will be completed upon receipt of regulatory approvals.

The acquisition will broaden GE’s offerings for NDT customers in various industries, including aerospace, power generation, oil and gas, and automotive, by adding phoenix|x-ray’s 3-D CT and micro- and nanotechnology systems to GE Inspection Technologies’ current X-ray and nondestructive testing portfolio.