AM Technical Solutions (AMTS) is continuing to strengthen its capabilities in the Life Sciences market and has acquired the Boston-based company, Validation Specialists (VS). Incorporated in 2003, with offices in Boston, Denver, Houston, and San Francisco, Validation Specialists provides a range of solutions within the Life Sciences Industry. Solutions include quality validation of biopharmaceutical and medical device systems, equipment and processes across a broad range of services, including development and execution of equipment, process, cleaning and sterilization, Installation Qualification (IQ), Operational Qualification (OQ) and Performance Qualification (PQ) Validation Protocols and Reports.
“We are excited to announce this acquisition as it represents a more focused approach within the Life Sciences market for AMTS. Their strong and long standing relationships with core customers was very attractive to us. Additionally, there is a strong cultural alignment between the existing AMTS and Validation Specialists teams,” says Kelly McAndrew, Chairman of AMTS.
“This is a great decision for our business, as it will provide additional service opportunities to our existing customers, as well as great opportunities for our team. We are very excited to join AMTS,” says Rod Azadan, Owner of Validation Specialists.
“Rod and his team have created a business offering that aligns very well with our existing solutions, and there is also a strong alignment of providing value to their customers, employees and company. We look forward to integrating their team and delivering an expanded set of capabilities to the Life Sciences market,” says Dan Codi, CEO of AMTS.
AM Technical Solutions, established in 1994 and headquartered in Austin, Texas, provides construction management, project management, and facility solutions to the high tech marketplace. In addition, they have two specialty service oriented divisions that focus on specific project scopes, AM Cleanroom Build and Performance and AM Quality Services.