Sintavia, LLC, an independent additive manufacturer supporting the Aerospace & Defense industry, acquired QC Laboratories, Inc., a non-destructive testing services company based in Hollywood, Florida.
The amount of the deal was not disclosed.
The acquisition enhances Sintavia’s NDT capabilities for commercial aerospace applications, particularly with respect to surface finish conformance testing. Post-closing, it is expected that QC Labs will operate as a stand-alone subsidiary of Sintavia.
Founded in 1965, and led by John Ahow, General Manager, QC Labs is a leader in the supply of NDT testing services to the Aerospace & Defense industry. With three locations in Hollywood, Florida; Orlando, Florida; and Cincinnati, Ohio; the company specializes in Radiographic (X-ray & Gamma), Fluorescent Penetrant, Ultrasonic, Magnetic Particle, and Eddy Current Inspections, as well as holding approvals for these processes from Honeywell Aerospace, Lockheed Martin, General Electric, Collins Aerospace, Pratt & Whitney, Cessna, Eaton, Aerojet Rocketdyne, and Rolls-Royce, among others.
The company is Nadcap and AS9110 certified.
Sintavia is the global leader for independent metal AM for the Aerospace & Defense industry. With high-speed printers co-located alongside precision post-processing equipment, a full complement of mechanical testing equipment, and a full metallurgical and powder laboratory, it is able to optimize parameters, serially manufacture, and audit quality parts for critical industries. The company holds Nadcap, AS9100, ISO17025, and ANAB accreditation, and is OASIS registered and ITAR compliant.