In an email released early this morning, Fluke Biomedical, Everett, Wash, announced that it has acquired Unfors Raysafe, Billdal, Sweden.

With the acquisition, Fluke, a manufacturer of biomedical test instruments, will add to its offerings an extensive line of devices for quality assurance and service of diagnostic X-ray machines, real-time dose monitoring for medical staff, and a patient dose tracking software.

Representatives of both companies commented in the press release on the compatibility of their products and cultures.  “The fact that our companies share a similar culture is an ideal basis for continuing our excellent relationships with our employees, customers and partners,” said Magnus Kristoferson, CEO of Unfors RaySafe. “We have experience in highly specialized markets all over the world, we know our business and we can now maximize our competencies. In the past, Unfors RaySafe has attracted the attention of the market not just for the functionality and measurement accuracy of its products, but also for the attractive design and intuitive user interface.”

Similarly, Fluke Biomedical general manager Eric Conley said, “The combination of Unfors RaySafe and Fluke Biomedical accelerates our ability to provide a broad portfolio of world class test equipment to our customers.”

For more information on the acquisition, visit the Fluke Biomedical or Unfors Raysafe websites.