General Atomics expands electromagnetic business

02 February 2018

US firm General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems (GA-EMS) Group has acquired assets of Canadian firm Xagenic.

Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but the acquisition was announced on 25 January.

The acquisition will help GA-EMS expand in the areas of microelectronics, advanced sensors, and signal processing systems for defence applications, with Xagenic specialising in ultrasensitive microelectronics and nano-sensors.

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