BeamOne LLC Acquired by Synergy Health
BeamOne LLC and Synergy Health plc have announced that Synergy has acquired BeamOne, which will become Synergy Americas Division. BeamOne’s current executive and management groups will remain in place, with Glenn Thibault, formerly BeamOne's president and CEO, becoming CEO of the new division.
BeamOne is an international contract sterilization services provider using electron beam technology.
Richard Steeves, Chief Executive of Synergy Health, commented in a press release, “We are extremely pleased to welcome BeamOne to the Synergy Health family. BeamOne has an outstanding track record as an industry leader in e-beam sterilization services with a cultural and technological match to our own corporate philosophy. The blending of these two highly focused businesses will provide tremendous benefits to the health care and medical device manufacturing industries. The combined team will allow us to expand our technologies into the new Americas region and further enhance our technological capabilities in the electron beam sectors of our other markets."
Thibault added in the release: “Our acceptance of Synergy Health’s purchase offer was predicated to a large extent upon our shared business philosophies. BeamOne and Synergy are both solidly committed to providing superior customer service and product processing quality, and both companies enjoy worldwide reputations for excellence in these areas. BeamOne’s expertise in electron beam processing, coupled with Synergy’s know-how with all three major sterilization modalities, will vault the joined companies into the position of being the worldwide premier provider of sterilization and decontamination services.”
Synergy Health is a publicly held U.K. corporation that owns 20 sterilization-related businesses throughout Europe, Asia, and Africa, specializing in medical decontamination, infection control, hospital linen services, and laboratory sectors.