Pace Analytical Services, Inc., Purchases Enviroscan Analytical™ Services Laboratory from Siemens Water Technologies

Acquisition will improve laboratory service offerings to clients in the State of Wisconsin

Minneapolis, MN, May 4, 2012 (Pace Analytical Services, Inc.)  Pace Analytical, an industry-leading provider of environmental testing services, is pleased to announce that it has purchased the assets of Enviroscan Analytical™ Services laboratory in Rothschild, Wisconsin, from parent company Siemens Water Technologies.  Enviroscan is a high quality laboratory focused on meeting the environmental testing needs of their customers in Wisconsin and surrounding states. Enviroscan has provided analytical chemistry for environmental, commercial and industrial organizations and offers an extensive list of approved testing parameters for soil and water.

The laboratory assets will be relocating to the Pace facility in Green Bay and all laboratory work will transition to the Pace facility in Green Bay. Samples will be accepted by Pace at the existing Rothschild location through May, 2012.

Steve Vanderboom, CEO of Pace Analytical, commented: "With the addition of Enviroscan, our objective is to improve and expand service to our Wisconsin customer base.  With the support of our Green Bay and Minneapolis laboratories and the rest of the Pace organization, we believe that we will be able to meet all of our customers’ needs in the Wisconsin market.”

The acquisition will be finalized with Enviroscan Analytical Services operating as Pace Analytical starting on May 4th. 

For more than 30 years, Pace Analytical has provided comprehensive analytical testing and emergency disaster response services for a broad range of clients, markets and industries. Today, Pace Analytical is recognized as the industry's second largest environmental testing firm in the United States, operating a nationwide network of eighteen laboratories and eleven service centers with a list of certifications and accreditations that cover the nation. Pace prides itself in providing clients – both on a national and local level – with exceptional service, legally defensible data and convenient and reliable online data management.

Contact:
Pace Analytical Services, Inc.

Mark Hampton
Green Bay Sales Manager
PH: 920.469.2436
Mobile: 262.339.2579
mark.hampton@pacelabs.com

William J. Blau
Marketing Communications Manager
PH: 612.607.1700
bill.blau@pacelabs.com