Press release date: December 10, 2013
Seal Beach, CA – DTS (Diversified Technical Systems), a leading US-based manufacturer of data acquisition systems and sensors for crash, blast and safety testing, including a helmet smart-sensor that was named by the U.S. Army as one of “The Greatest Inventions,” has signed with two international distributors to represent the DTS product offering in the United Kingdom, Ireland and Canada.
“DTS is continuing to expand sales channels around the world to support the increasing number of inquires for our full range of test and measurement solutions,” said Hans Hellsund, Director of Sales and Marketing for DTS. “We are pleased to welcome THP Systems as our United Kingdom and Ireland Distributor, and Dalimar Instruments as our Canadian Distributor.”
The new agreements further strengthen DTS’s global sales presence, bringing the company’s total distribution network to cover 20 countries. In addition to its extensive worldwide sales coverage, DTS also has technical centers in Michigan (USA), Germany, Australia and Japan.
Dalimar Instruments ULC, based in Vaudreuil, Quebec, Canada, is a recognized Canadian distributor for numerous key manufacturers of acoustic / vibration sensing equipment, pressure and sound level sensing and data collection gear. With offices in Ontario, Alberta and British Columbia, Dalimar is well positioned to penetrate many DTS markets throughout Canada.
“The addition of DTS is quite important,” says Daniel Larose, Dalimar General Manager. “Their data acquisition systems and sensors will help us fill specific requirement where high channel count, high speed recording and ruggedness are required. Their systems are flexible and can easily accept signals from the wide range of dynamic sensors Dalimar offers. We look forward to a long term relationship with DTS in Canada.”
THP Systems Limited, based in Letchworth, United Kingdom, will represent DTS products in the United Kingdom and Ireland. The company’s core management team members are recognized as experts in Environmental Testing and have over 50 years combined experience in providing solutions in physical testing.
According to Andy Leadbeater, THP Systems Director, “the product range that DTS offers is leading the world in measurement technology. We are particularly excited with SLICE NANO, SLICE MICRO and SLICE PRO product ranges; they will be well received in the market due to their unique design and embedded measurement capabilities. We are also pleased to be able to offer a wide range of specialized sensors from DTS. We believe that this new partnership will enable both THP and DTS to increase their sales significantly.”
Founded in 1990 by three crash test engineers, DTS manufactures data recorders and sensors used for product safety testing and occupant injury analysis. DTS measurement solutions and technical expertise are relied on worldwide for critical testing in a variety of industries including automotive, aerospace, military and university research. A DTS helmet smartsensor that records head forces in an effort to improve soldier safety and reduce traumatic brain injuries was named by the U.S. Army as one of “The Greatest Inventions.” Inc. Magazine has twice named DTS as one of the fastest-growing private U.S. companies.