MARCH 6, 2018
ENSIGN-BICKFORD INDUSTRIES, INC. ACQUIRES AVIOR CONTROL TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
Ensign-Bickford Industries, Inc. (EBI) today announced it has successfully closed on its acquisition of Avior Control Technologies, Inc., headquartered in Longmont, Colorado.
Avior Controls was founded in 2010 by Scott Starin with the charter to provide the highest performance, highest reliability motion-control components, coupled with world-class service and support. Avior is engaged in the design and manufacture of custom, highly reliable, and space-rated motors, gearboxes, dampers, transducers, and actuators for the space, aerospace, and down-hole industries.
Commenting on the acquisition, EBI President and CEO Tom Perlitz said, “We are very pleased to have Scott Starin and the Avior team join the EBI family of companies. Scott has built an impressive company and we are excited to partner with him to grow Avior into the future. With Avior, Honeybee, TiNi, NEA and Ensign-Bickford Aerospace & Defense we have a team of some of the best technical minds in the spacecraft industry.[...]
SEPTEMBER 27, 2017
ENSIGN-BICKFORD INDUSTRIES, INC. ACQUIRES TiNi AEROSPACE INC.
Ensign‐Bickford Industries, Inc. (EBI) today announced it acquired TiNi Aerospace Inc. TiNi joins Ensign‐Bickford Aerospace & Defense Company (EBAD) and its subsidiary, NEA® Electronics, Inc., as well as new EBI acquisition Honeybee Robotics, Ltd. as another innovative solutions provider to aerospace and defense customers around the globe.
TiNi Aerospace is a reputed provider of products and services for the aerospace, defense, and subsea markets. Founded in 1996, the company has grown into a leading developer and manufacturer of release mechanisms employing Shape Memory Alloy (SMA) materials, offering both off‐the‐shelf and highly customized non‐explosive and field resettable release mechanisms.[...]
JUNE 29, 2017
ENSIGN-BICKFORD INDUSTRIES, INC. ACQUIRES HONEYBEE ROBOTICS, LTD.
Ensign-Bickford Industries, Inc. (EBI) today announced it has successfully closed on its acquisition of Honeybee Robotics, Ltd. headquartered in Brooklyn, New York.
EBI, headquartered in Simsbury, Connecticut is a 181 year-old privately held corporation with diversified businesses in aerospace and defense, molecular diagnostics, and pet food palatability markets. Honeybee Robotics will be established as a fourth business within the EBI family. Commenting on the acquisition, EBI President and CEO Tom Perlitz said, “We are pleased to welcome Honeybee Robotics to the EBI team and excited about the opportunities to help them continue to grow[...]