Posts Tagged ‘ Intertek ’

Intertek’s ETL Mark to Enter the Building Products Market

Dec 18th, 2015

Chicago-based Intertek, a quality solutions provider to industries around the world, has introduced its ETL Certification Mark to the global building products market. The goal is to “help simplify recognition of approved building products to Authorities Having Jurisdiction (AHJs), retailers and end-users,” according to a company release. Three years ago Intertek introduced the ETL Mark alongside […]

Intertek Acquires Professional Service Industries Inc.

Dec 1st, 2015

Intertek has completed the acquisition of Professional Service Industries Inc. (PSI), an engineering and testing firm that provides integrated quality-assurance services within the construction market. The acquisition recently gained regulatory approval, and the transaction was finalized on November 23. PSI’s capabilities include infrastructure, geotechnical, and materials testing, facilities engineering, and environmental assurance. The acquisition comes on the […]

Intertek Acquires MT Group

Oct 27th, 2015

Intertek, a provider of solutions to industries around the world, has acquired MT Group, a materials testing and specialty construction inspection firm headquartered in Long Island, N.Y. The acquisition expands Intertek’s portfolio of services in its building and construction line to support the building commissioning and building sciences markets, and extends its fenestration testing reach into […]

Intertek Expands its U.S. Facilities

Mar 17th, 2015

London-based Intertek plans to invest more in the U.S. than it ever has before. The safety service company will expand its facilities and new testing devices to enhance its breadth of services it offers to building products manufacturers. “Intertek remains committed to expanding our North American service offerings to better help customers bring products to […]

Intertek Adds Fire, Structural and Code Evaluation Experts

Jul 23rd, 2014

In the wake of its December acquisition of Architectural Testing Inc. (ATI) and the recent introduction of the company’s Code Compliance Research Report (CCRR), Intertek has announced the addition of three engineering veterans to its building products division. Daniel Cheney and Barry Badders have been appointed to program manager positions, while Steven Marquiss was added […]

Intertek Says ATI Union Offers Streamlined Code Reports

May 30th, 2014

Intertek officials say the company’s recent acquisition of Architectural Testing, Inc. (ATI) is already creating benefits for building products’ firms throughout the U.S. and Canada in the way of a streamlined and more customizable process of adhering to building codes and standards. The new Code Compliance Research Report by Intertek (CCRR by Intertek or just […]

Intertek Acquisition of ATI is Complete

Jan 2nd, 2014

Intertek has completed its acquisition of Architectural Testing Inc. (ATI), one of the largest building products testing and certification companies in North America.  The acquisition recently gained regulatory approval and the transaction was finalized on December 24. The addition of ATI’s expanded service capabilities provides Intertek with a stronger platform for continued growth both domestically […]

Intertek Announces New Engineering Scholarship and Internship Program for 2014

Dec 16th, 2013

Intertek is offering a new internship and scholarship program to undergraduate students pursuing studies in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). The Intertek Scholarship Program will award five scholarships up to $10,000, paired with an internship at an Intertek office, to be completed in the summer of 2014. In creating this new scholarship program, Intertek […]

Intertek to Acquire Architectural Testing Inc.

Nov 20th, 2013

Intertek Group plc (Intertek) has agreed to acquire Architectural Testing Inc. (ATI). Intertek will purchase the company from private equity firm Wafra Partners and the management shareholders for a total cash consideration of $95 million USD. Closing of the acquisition is expected to occur in the fourth quarter of 2013, according to the announcement. Head-quartered […]

Intertek Hires Beaton to Lead Product Evaluation Services

Feb 22nd, 2013

Arlington Heights, Ill.-based Intertek has hired Michael Beaton to serve as the company’s new director of product evaluation. In this role, Beaton will lead the company’s new product evaluation services department to provide clients with market-accepted code compliance reports. “Having Michael join our team is an important evolution in Intertek’s commitment to partnering with our […]