Monday July 29, 2019
Guildford, UK – Gnosys Global Ltd., a privately owned, industrial innovation accelerator with a history of leading large R&D projects and exploiting intellectual property rights for the UK’s energy sector has joined the Kinectrics Group. Based out of Toronto, Canada, Kinectrics is a life cycle management services company providing testing, inspection, certification, and engineering consulting to the electric power generation, transmission and distribution markets worldwide.
“This is an exciting time for Gnosys. Collectively and individually, we see a secure future as part of Kinectrics – a direction which is good for our people, our customers and the industry we serve,” states Gary Stevens, CEO of Gnosys, “I look forward to joining Kinectrics as we shape our future together.”
Gnosys provides a more complete and mature technology development framework that really strengthens Kinectrics’ early-to-mid phase development capability. Investment in technology and innovation will position Kinectrics existing product & service portfolios for sustained growth. Gnosys also expands Kinectrics global footprint – the UK operations facility, located in the University of Surrey Research Park, will allow Kinectrics to more effectively sell group-wide products & services and penetrate Europe’s Nuclear, Transmission & Distribution industries.
The combined entities share similar values, technical credibility and a demonstrated history of providing innovative solutions to complex problems. By integrating complementary teams in the areas of life cycle management, inspection techniques, data analytics, and high-performance functional materials, the Company possesses the ability to fast track new products and services to market.
Together, through well-structured R&D and innovation programs, the Company’s goal will be to improve customers’ business by reducing operating costs and improving productivity, safety and reliability of their assets and operations.
Kinectrics is an integrated life cycle management services company providing testing, inspection, certification, and engineering consulting to the electric power generation, transmission and distribution markets worldwide. Kinectrics helps keep the electricity industry’s new construction projects and existing operations running smoothly through its independent laboratories, a diverse fleet of field inspection equipment and an award-winning team of over 1,000 engineers and technical experts. From concept to completion Kinectrics partners with customers to ensure that utility assets perform safely, reliably and efficiently throughout their entire life cycle. www.kinectrics.com
Gnosys is a multi-disciplinary innovation research and development company established in 2006. It specialises in advanced materials development and asset assessment for the energy sector including power generation and electricity and gas distribution and transmission. Gnosys has developed a number of high-performance thermoplastic materials for the enhanced operation of power cable systems, self-healing polymer cables and self-healing dielectric fluids for fluid-filled power cables and a number of approaches to self-repair systems. Gnosys also works on new materials for next-generation high voltage switchgear, rotating machine and transfromer insulation systems which forms part of Gnosys internationally recognised expertise in electrical insulation materials. www.gnosysglobal.com
For more information please contact:
Jarrod Shugg, Director of Strategic Marketing