Indian medical equipment firm Skanray Technologies has expanded into Europe with the purchase of x-ray tube manufacturer CEI-Italy of Bologna, Italy.
The deal includes CEI-Italy's manufacturing unit, its technology, and its people, and will enable Skanray to become recognized as a global medical device manufacturer, according to the vendor. The company said its research and development (R&D) division in India and Italy will work together to develop and manufacture medical equipment, the company said.
Skanray's Europe R&D center and manufacturing unit at Bologna will manufacture medical devices for the EU and North American OEM market. It will also work on advanced technologies in the imaging and monitoring product space, such as mobile digital radiography systems, portable ultrasound scanners, and telemedicine monitors, Skanray said.