Press Release –
January 1, 2017 –
Acuren Inc., the global provider of nondestructive testing (NDT), inspection and related services, is pleased to announce the acquisition of M&M Engineering Associates, Inc., a leading U.S. provider of field and lab engineering services to the power generation, pulp and paper, chemical, and manufacturing segments. Through its state-of-the-art integrity management, shutdown planning and failure analysis capabilities, M&M Engineering helps clients manage operational risk while reducing their overall cost of operation. This exciting combination enables Acuren, an established leader in NDT for over 40 years, to bring integrated assessment and inspection solutions to its valued customers across the U.S. Acuren, a wholly owned subsidiary of Rockwood Service Corporation, also provides a range of inspection and engineering services in Canada.
“We are delighted to welcome the M&M Engineering team to the Acuren family,” said Peter Scannell, Rockwood’s Founder and President. “M&M shares Acuren’s commitment to developing customized engineering and inspection programs that enable plants to optimize the life cycle of their critical assets. We are excited about bringing more value to our collective customers through combining Acuren’s best-in-class inspection, condition monitoring and rope access capabilities with M&M Engineering’s deep expertise in metallurgical condition assessment, risk-based evaluation and failure analysis.”
Karen Fuentes will continue to oversee the M&M organization and its experienced team of engineers and technical experts. Mrs. Fuentes commented: “We are highly enthusiastic about this new partnership and the broader set of capabilities that we can provide. Having worked together with Acuren in the past, we know that Acuren shares our commitment to quality, safety and continuous improvement.”
Acuren is an organization dedicated to the ongoing development of the state-of-the-art inspection, testing, engineering and rope access enabled services delivered through over 80 locations across North America and the United Kingdom. Committed to delivering A Higher Level of Reliability, Acuren provides an unrivaled spectrum of capabilities worldwide. Acuren employs over 3,500 dedicated professionals, supporting the mechanical integrity and inspection programs of the world’s largest industrial segments including petroleum refinery, pipeline, power generation, pulp & paper, pharmaceutical, aerospace and automotive. To learn more, please visit www.acuren.com.