(Nashua, NH, USA) Extech Instruments, (www.extech.com/instruments), makers of the best handheld test and measurement tools, announces the relocation of its headquarters to an all-new facility in Nashua, New Hampshire, USA.
To accommodate strong growth and to serve customers better in the years ahead, Extech announced the move, along with the Billerica, MA operations of parent company, FLIR Systems’ Commercial Systems division to 9 Townsend West, Nashua, New Hampshire 03063-1233 USA.
The November 21, 2012 opening of the state-of-the-art headquarters signals a significant milestone in Extech and FLIR’s transition towards a unified organization that can better equip customers with innovative, revolutionary and affordable thermal imagers as well as the best in handheld test and measurement.
Arpineh Mullaney, vice president for Extech Instruments, commented on the relocation: “As a test equipment company with a forty-year history of innovation, we are excited to embark on the next four decades with a facility that better positions us to continue our leadership in the test and measurement market.”
In the coming months, the Nashua location will house the eastern US operations for FLIR’s Commercial Systems division, supporting the FLIR and Extech brands, as well as FLIR’s marine systems division, Raymarine. The new location will house administrative and corporate offices, customer service and technical support, marketing and sales, quality control, NIST calibration laboratories, repair services, and an extensive warehouse. FLIR’s leading educational institute, the Infrared Training Center, will also be moving to the Nashua location in January 2012.
Extech’s toll free number remains unchanged: 877-2-EXTECH (811-239-8324). The new local number is 603-324-7800.
About Extech Instruments
Extech Instruments is recognized as the source for the best handheld test and measurement tools worldwide. Founded in 1971, Extech is known for its depth and breadth of innovative testers and meters suited for electrical, HVAC, building/restoration, as well as a host of environmental testers for measurement of sound, light, humidity and other factors. All Extech meters are distributed worldwide through leading representatives, distributors and OEMs. The company is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts, USA and is ISO 9001 2008 certified. Extech is a wholly owned subsidiary of FLIR Systems, Inc.
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