Pittsburgh, PA and Lewisburg, WV 4/12/04—Extrel CMS has acquired ABB’s
core quadrupole mass spectrometer (MS) business, including all technology and
service for North America. Extrel is owned by the former management of ABB’s
MS business. Products include OEM and add-on MS components and systems,
industrial and lab gas analysis systems, and custom engineered MS tools. Extrel
will continue to supply ABB Analytical and Advanced Solutions with process
mass spectrometers and service. Extrel has 26 employees.