Advanced Power Supply Provider Creates Leading EMI Filter Business
Mansfield, MA – December 4, 2013 – Astrodyne Corporation, a global developer and manufacturer of specialized power solutions, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of the Filter and Control Products of LCR Electronics, Inc. (“LCR Electronics”) and Radius Power, Inc. (“Radius Power”). LCR Electronics and Radius Power are both leading providers of EMI Filter and Electronic Control products to OEM customers worldwide.
LCR Electronics’ headquarters are in Norristown, PA, where it designs and builds products for the Defense/Aerospace industry. The company also has a facility in Kunshan, China, where it designs and builds products for commercial markets worldwide. The PA facility will be led by Martin Turnowchyk, General Manager of LCR Electronics USA. The China facility will be led by Rotem Alony, General Manager of LCR Electronics Asia.
Radius Power’s headquarters are in Yorba Linda, CA, where it designs, tests and manufactures many of its products. The company also has manufacturing partnerships with several leading contract manufacturers worldwide. Radius Power will continue to operate under co-founders Ken Ogden and Bob Singh.
Pete Kaczmarek, President and CEO of Astrodyne commented, “We are delighted to welcome the LCR Electronics and Radius Power teams into the Astrodyne family. By bringing these two companies together, Astrodyne has created one of the largest EMI filter providers in North America, with a global reach as well. The combination of Astrodyne’s power conversion products with LCR Electronics’ and Radius Power’s EMI filters and electronic control products gives Astrodyne a broader basket of specialized power solutions for our customers, and increased technical and commercial capabilities worldwide. Power supplies and filters are often designed concurrently, and we will be unique in our ability to provide proven solutions for both challenges.”
About Astrodyne Corporation
Astrodyne Corporation was founded in 1994 and is a global developer and manufacturer of specialized power conversion solutions for demanding applications. The company is headquartered in Mansfield, Massachusetts, and has facilities in Elizabeth, NJ, Fremont, CA, Shanghai, China, and Taipei, Taiwan. For more information about Astrodyne Corporation and its products, please visit the company’s web site at www.astrodynetdi.com or contact us at 1-800-823-8082.
About LCR Electronics
LCR Electronics was founded in 1985 by engineer and entrepreneur Nissen Isakov, focusing initially on EMI Filters. LCR has expanded organically and through acquisition to become a leading provider of filters for defense and commercial markets, as well as embedded systems for defense applications. Prior to this transaction, Mr. Isakov separated the systems part of the business and has formed LCR Embedded Systems, Inc., which will continue to operate as a completely separate entity, co-located in the existing Norristown, PA facility. For more information on LCR Electronics, please visit http://www.lcr-inc.com or call 1-800-527-4362. For more information on LCR Embedded Systems, please visit http://www.lcrembeddedsystems.com or call (610) 278-0840.
About Radius Power
Radius Power was founded in 1999 by entrepreneurs Ken Ogden and Bob Singh. As veterans of the EMI filter industry, Bob and Ken know the challenges presented by EMI issues in many different end devices from semiconductor manufacturing to telecommunications. Their innovative designs and focus on development, testing, and service have led to very successful growth in demanding applications. To learn more about Radius Power, please go to www.radiuspower.com or call 1-714-289-0055.
Ben Ahhi | Marketing Coordinator, Bahhi@astrodyne.com