US based aerospace and defence focused company Data Device Corporation (DDC) acquired Emrise Electronics Ltd, which is comprised of UK located XCEL Power Systems Ltd and Pascall Electronics Ltd who are the suppliers of power conversion products and radio frequency devices to high-reliability demanding markets.
XCEL Power Systems and Pascall Electronics design high-rel custom and semi-custom power supply solutions covering applications such as radar systems, cockpit displays and in-flight entertainment, and also similar applications in many industrial markets including rail, marine and oil/gas.
Vincent Buffa, President & CEO of DDC, stated, "The acquisition of EMRISE Electronics Ltd. greatly expands DDC's power management offering and capabilities. Leveraging the synergy of our solid-state power controllers with XCEL and Pascall's power supply technology, DDC will be able to provide higher value, optimized integrated solutions for the commercial aerospace, defense, and industrial markets. Additionally, this acquisition expands our business base in the European market with best-in-class power conversion products, while reinforcing DDC's position as a leading supplier of high reliability Connectivity, Power and Control solutions.”