06 June 2023
UK manufacturer International Gas Detectors (IGD) has become part of Safe Monitoring Group.
Founded in 1917, Stockport-based IGD manufactures gas detection systems for over 700 gases and vapours, supplied to the global safety market.
IGD and other group members, including Samon, will now collaborate in areas such as R&D, marketing, procurement, sales and service. Clients of IGD and the other members will have access to a wider range of products and services, to support their needs in current and new applications.
Andrew Collier, Managing Director of IGD, said: “I am thrilled to be a part of Safe Monitoring Group, this is a really exciting time for everyone involved. Joining with the group not only helps accelerate both IGD and other members’ development and growth; it also allows access to complementary products and markets.”
Alexander Larsson, CEO of Safe Monitoring Group, added: “I have got to know IGD during the past year and I´m really impressed with their professional product and system offering together with the wide service offering in UK. I´m looking forward to expanding the business together with the management of IGD. Safe Monitoring Group will continue our expansion in new geographies and applications by organic growth and an ambitious acquisition agenda.”
As of the 31st May, IGD has successfully joined Safe Monitoring Group, with company directors re-investing in the group and becoming shareholders.