CIRS Acquires ATS Laboratories

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November 7, 2017 (Norfolk, VA)Bringing Technologies Together.

CIRS, Inc. proudly announces today the acquisition of ATS Laboratories, Bridgeport, Connecticut. This merger brings together both company’s technologies, providing a new level of choice in ultrasonic tissue mimicking materials while maintaining the same level of quality and customer service that ATS and CIRS customers have come to expect from these companies.

ATS Laboratories, Incorporated was established in 1978 as a privately held corporation located in Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA. ATS designs and manufacturers tissue-mimicking phantoms for the routine performance monitoring, training, in-process production testing of ultrasound imaging systems. Both company’s Ultrasound products are similar but using different tissue mimicking materials providing the best choice for all customers.

“The incorporation of ATS into CIRS will transpire over the next few weeks. It should be a smooth transition for both ATS customers and their distribution network” states Ted Lynch, Ultrasound Manager. “ATS products will be readily available with little or no delay in filling customer orders.”

Early next year ATS products will be manufactured and delivered by CIRS from Norfolk, VA.

About CIRS

CIRS, a Castleray company, is recognized worldwide for tissue simulation technology and is the leader in the manufacture of phantoms and simulators for quantitative densitometry, calibration, quality control and research in the field of medical imaging and radiotherapy. CIRS is headquartered in Norfolk, VA (USA) and distributes products worldwide.