GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. — CoorsTek Sensors, a developer of smart sensors across diverse markets including HVAC, announced that it has acquired sensor company Pegasor Oy of Tampere, Finland. Pegasor produces fine and nanoparticle sensor technologies.

Through the Pegasor acquisition, CoorsTek Sensors said it will expand beyond its current sensor solutions into the growing market of solutions to monitor air quality, including sensors targeting urban air quality monitoring networks; IAQ monitoring in commercial and industrial facilities; and smoke-stack emission monitoring systems.

“With the acquisition and integration of Pegasor, CoorsTek Sensors has become the world’s most capable particulate matter sensor company,” said Timothy Coors, CEO of CoorsTek Sensors. “CoorsTek Sensors’ technology will play a critical role in reversing the deteriorating levels of air quality present in cities around the world by identifying locations where air quality falls below acceptable standards and the specific contaminants of concern, which are critical initial steps in improving air quality to improve public health and ultimately save lives.”

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Publication date: 1/26/2015

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