Thermo acquires maker of online elemental analyzers.San Diego San Diego (săn dēā`gō), city (1990 pop. 1,110,549), seat of San Diego co., S Calif., on San Diego Bay; inc. 1850. San Diego includes the unincorporated communities of La Jolla and Spring Valley. Coronado is across the bay. , CA 9/26/06--Thermo Electron has acquired the business and assets of Analyser Systems (ASYS). Based in Escondido, California, ASYS manufactures online elemental analyzers for the cement, coal and minerals industries. "With the acquisition of ASYS, Thermo further enhances its leadership in providing online analysis and measurement of bulk materials," stated Thermo Electron Process Instruments President Ken Berger.
ASYS' products include the Elemental Belt Analyzer (EBA EBA Eisenbahn-Bundesamt (German)
EBA Euro Banking Association
EBA Emergency Brake Assistance
EBA Enterprise Bargaining Agreement (Australia)
EBA Elite Beat Agents (video game) ), which uses Prompt Gamma Neutron Activation Analysis Prompt-gamma neutron activation analysis (PGAA) is a very widely applicable technique for determining the presence and amount of many elements simultaneously in samples ranging in size from micrograms to many grams. (PGNAA PGNAA Prompt Gamma Neutron Activation Analysis
PGNAA Phi Gamma Nu Delta Theta Alumni Association ) for real-time analysis of the elemental composition of bulk materials. The company's AM-EBA combines the EBA with ash and moisture meters for the analysis of coal streams.