Jun 08, 2011

NSF Intl. Acquires AQA Intl. LLC

Both companies benefit from an expanded portfolio of services, a larger North American presence and a wider global footprint

NSF Intl. Strategic Registrations Ltd. executives announced that the company has acquired AQA Intl. LLC and all current international operations. As a result, both companies will benefit from a wider global footprint in China, Korea, India, Turkey and Malaysia. Officials will also provide a larger North American presence and a broader array of service offerings.

The acquisition is part of NSF’s ongoing strategic growth plan for its management systems registrations division. The combination of the companies enables the organization to provide increased support to its expanding customer base in North America and globally. The two also combine to form one of the world’s leading providers of management systems registrations.

NSF is headquartered in Ann Arbor, Mich., with offices in Europe, Asia, Canada and Latin America. It offers a comprehensive portfolio of management systems registration solutions to meet the demands of the global marketplace. AQA, headquartered in Columbia, S.C., operates offices in North America, China, Korea, India, Malaysia and Turkey, and also is accredited for a broad portfolio of systems registrations.