Brentwood, Essex. 31 August, 2010. - Majenta Solutions Ltd, one of Europe’s leading providers of product development, manufacturing and product lifecycle information management software and IT infrastructure solutions, announced today that it has acquired the business of ALTA Systems Ltd.
Based in the West Midlands, ALTA Systems Ltd is best known as a value-added reseller in the UK for Autodesk’s Manufacturing Solutions division. The company has built an enviable reputation over the past 23 years for servicing the design and product lifecycle management (PLM) requirements of UK manufacturing companies.
Commenting on the merger, Chris Dukes, managing director, ALTA Systems, said, “This is great news both for our customers and for our staff. Our core MCAD expertise together with Majenta’s industrial design solutions experience and their IT infrastructure and PLM services is a powerful and compelling story for customers. With the increased product and service offerings and greater geographical coverage that the merger brings, the future looks very exciting.”
Mike Reading, chairman of Majenta Solutions added, “Majenta has a wide range of complementary design solutions which will map immediately onto ALTA System’s skill set. We intend to invest immediately in West Midlands office space and training facilities to allow for the expansion that this merger will bring.”
“Both ALTA Systems and Majenta Solutions have been strong partners of Autodesk for many years”, commented Andrew Paish, distribution manager for Autodesk In the UK. “In particular”, he continued, “they have worked with us to develop strong relationships with customers in the manufacturing and industrial design markets. The merger provides an excellent opportunity to combine the skills and experience of both organizations resulting in an even better experience for their customers”.
ALTA Systems will trade as a division of Majenta Solutions with immediate effect. There will be no staff or contact changes, ensuring continuity of service to ALTA’s existing customers.
About Majenta Solutions
Since 1995 when the company was founded, Majenta Solutions Ltd has grown to become one of the UK’s largest and most successful providers of product design, development and manufacturing (CAD/CAM/CAE), product lifecycle information management (PLM) and information technology (IT) software, hardware and services solutions.
With its headquarters in Brentwood, Essex and with sales and technical support offices in Cranfield, Bedfordshire, Gothenburg, Sweden and Barcelona, Spain, the company has value-added reseller agreements with many of the leading names in the worlds of storage integration products, engineering and industrial design software and product lifecycle management solutions. The company also provides data hosting, transmission and translation services.
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