Electronics Production | May 04, 2011
Atego acquires HighRely
Atego has acquired HighRely, a provider of high reliability engineering solutions, services and tools for critical embedded product and systems development.
“The acquisition of HighRely is all about scale, growth and continuing to deliver on our Work-as-One SM strategy to enable engineers to easily meet the difficult challenges involved in designing complex, critical systems,” said James B. Gambrell, Chairman of Atego. Based in Phoenix, Arizona, USA, HighRely has expertise specific to the aerospace and avionics, medical equipment, nuclear and transportation industries. “Atego has an enviable reputation for providing robust products and services for complex, critical system and software development,” added Vance Hilderman, President of HighRely. “Our tools and services are the perfect complement to Atego’s highly successful, market-leading solutions portfolio and our skill-base will provide added impetus for growth in Atego’s key market segments.” Under the terms of the agreement with HighRely, Atego is acquiring the company and all its assets, including service offerings, products and intellectual property. The acquisition will see all of HighRely’s employees, Phoenix headquarters and Avionics Certification Center, ongoing customer commitments and partner relationships integrated into Atego’s global business operations.