Maxxam Analytics has acquired Becquerel Laboratories based in Mississauga, ON. Becquerel provides highly specialized radiological testing and neutron activation testing services. Maxxam does not plan to make any staffing or location changes for Becquerel. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Maxxam chief executive officer Jon Hantho said, “The acquisition of Becquerel is an exciting step for Maxxam to further increase the level of technical expertise our clients have access to. Becquerel’s capabilities are at the leading edge of clients’ emerging needs in terms of the environmental regulations we expect to see in the coming years. In essence, this acquisition is a reflection of Maxxam’s on-going commitment to deliver success through science for our clients.”
“We’re delighted to become part of Maxxam,” said Steven Simpson, president of Becquerel. “The backing of a company of Maxxam’s caliber will further strengthen our business and enhance our ability to take on large scale projects, without compromising the level of support and technical expertise our clients have come to expect from us.”