Teledyne Acquires FLIR: Teledyne FLIR Thermal Imaging Continues

Teledyne Acquires FLIR: Teledyne FLIR Thermal Imaging Continues

teledyne acquires FLIR

Teledyne acquires FLIR for $8.2 billion, and rebrands FLIR’s thermal imaging options as Teledyne FLIR.

Teledyne Technologies (NASDAQ: TDY) introduced simply this week that the acquisition of FLIR (NASDAQ: FLIR) was accomplished, giving the small print of the transaction in a press release and offering media sources with the brand new Teledyne FLIR brand.

In the drone business, FLIR has taken a serious place as a supplier of thermal imaging sensors and options.  FLIR’s thermal imaging sensors have grow to be important instruments for public security, search and rescue, inspections, and extra.  In latest years, FLIR expanded into drone {hardware}, buying drone producers Aeryon and Altavian, which enabled FLIR to supply full options to protection and industrial prospects.

FLIR’s drone crew contributed considerably to the drone business.  Randall Warnas (now CEO of Autel Robotics) and Brett Kanda (now VP of Sales and Marketing at BRINC Drones) have been well-known ambassadors for FLIR sensors, hosted open boards for the drone business all through the pandemic, and drove instructional and outreach efforts to assist elevate the industrial drone business.

FLIR’s enterprise, together with the drone enterprise will now be led by Teledyne government Edwin Roks, says the Teledyn press launch.

Simultaneously, Teledyne introduced the next government promotions, efficient at this time. Edwin Roks, present Vice President of Teledyne and President of Teledyne’s Digital Imaging Segment, is now Executive Vice President of Teledyne. Edwin will proceed to function President of Teledyne’s Digital Imaging Segment, which now consists of Teledyne FLIR. In addition, Todd Booth is promoted to Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for the acquired Teledyne FLIR group of companies.

“We respect the help from our stockholders, and I’m delighted to welcome FLIR to the Teledyne household,” mentioned Robert Mehrabian, Executive Chairman of Teledyne. “As a mixed firm, Teledyne FLIR will uniquely present a full spectrum of imaging applied sciences and merchandise spanning X-ray by means of infrared and from elements to finish imaging programs. Teledyne FLIR may also present a whole vary of unmanned programs and imaging payload throughout all domains starting from deep sea to deep house. Finally, I wish to congratulate Edwin and Todd, whose promotions are very effectively deserved.”

Miriam McNabb is the Editor-in-Chief of DRONELIFE and CEO of JobForDrones, an expert drone companies market, and a fascinated observer of the rising drone business and the regulatory surroundings for drones. Miriam has penned over 3,000 articles centered on the industrial drone house and is a global speaker and acknowledged determine within the business.  Miriam has a level from the University of Chicago and over 20 years of expertise in excessive tech gross sales and advertising for brand new applied sciences.
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