SGS announces today the acquisition of Wireless Test Systems Inc. (WTS), a privately owned test laboratory based in San Diego, CA.

Founded in 1997, WTS develops automated test and verification software products for the wireless subscriber market concentrating on Code Division Multiple Access technology (CDMA). Using these automated test solutions and other industry standard solutions, WTS has established themselves as the leader in CDMA testing services. WTS generated revenues in excess of US$ 5 million in the first nine months of 2006.

The company operates laboratories in San Diego, CA and in Lenexa, KS, and currently has 21 employees.

This acquisition is in line with SGS’ strategic plan to become the global leader in wireless technology testing.


The SGS Group is the global leader and innovator in inspection, verification, testing and certification services. Founded in 1878, SGS is recognized as the global benchmark in quality and integrity. With more than 46,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 1,000 offices and laboratories around the world.