Test Equipment Distributors buys Centura Inc.

Test Equipment Distributors buys Centura Inc.

Purchase expands TED’s non-destructive test distribution offerings.


Troy, Michigan – Test Equipment Distributors LLC (TED), a nondestructive testing (NDT) distributor, has purchased Cleveland, Ohio-based Centura Inc., an NDT and X-ray products and services provider for manufacturers and medical companies.

Centura NDT distributes equipment, supplies, and services for nondestructive testing. Automotive, aerospace, and other manufacturing companies use Centura’s equipment and services to evaluate parts and improve quality. Centura X-ray distributes of X-ray equipment, imaging equipment, supplies, and services to medical, veterinary, and chiropractic companies.

TED President Mike Hamel said the purchase “strengthens TED’s competitive position and underscores our commitment to serving the NDT, security, and medical communities.”

Centura Inc. President Doug Brook said, “The union of talent and skill sets between TED and Centura will benefit both organizations and represents the best strategic outcome for growth in the future.”