SPECTRO now with its own subsidiary in South Africa

Wednesday, April 5, 2000

Kleve, April 5, 2000. SPECTRO already successful since 10 years on the African continent opened on the 1st of April its own subsidiary in South Africa. Over the years, SPECTRO has become one of the leading manufacturers of analytical instruments to all branches of industry. "Just as we have done in other parts of the world, in South Africa we have been successful in convincing our customers of our know-how and of the exceptional analytical performance of our X-Ray fluorescence and ICP spectrometers, and our mobile and stationary metal analyzers, by providing tailor-made technical solutions and services", commented Volker Dreisbach, Director International Sales and Managing Director of the South African subsidiary.

SPECTRO`s new subsidiary will enable us to meet the high expectations and demands of its South African customers in the future. Volker Dreisbach added: "This step is also of special importance to SPECTRO because we are now in a position to expand our activities in the field of fully automated solutions for process control and on-line analysis in South Africa as well.

The team consists of Marie Julsing, Manager Sales & Marketing, Günther Wagner, Manager Customer Support Centre, Gert Maass, Senior Service Engineer, Theo van der Walt, Senior Service Engineer, Susanne Seyffert, Administration, Cass van Vuuren, Consultant OES Arc/Spark and Julie Shannon, Consultant XRF.

We can be contacted at our new address:
Evertrade 118 (PTY) Ltd, Trading as SPECTRO Analytical Instruments, Freight Park,
24 Pomona Road, POMONA 1619, P.O. Box 10732, ATON MANOR 1630,
Tel.: 0 11/ 9 79 21 90 or 0 11 /3 96 14 91, Fax: 0 11/9 79 35 64.

SPECTRO designs, manufacturers and markets state of the art spectrometers and process control solutions for a wide range of customers and applications. Since its founding 20 years ago, SPECTRO has developed internationally into the industry innovator in XRF and Optical Emission Spectrometry with more than 15,000 instruments sold world-wide.

Please contact Tom Milner for additional information, Tel: +49.2821.892-0, 
Fax: +49.2821.892-2200, E-Mail: spectro.info@ametek.com