SGS is pleased to announce the acquisition of AIEX, based in Cherbourg, France, further enhancing our portfolio of services for the nuclear energy sector.

Founded in 1998, AIEX provides mainly technical and welding inspection services to the nuclear and marine industries in France. The company employs 28 highly skilled staff and generated approximately EUR 2.9 million of revenue in 2021.

Frankie Ng, CEO of SGS, said: “The acquisition of AIEX adds complementary inspection capabilities to our existing testing expertise, supporting sustainable nuclear energy production in France and helping to reduce dependence on fossil fuels.”

Further information, please contact:

Investors: Toby Reeks
SVP Corporate Communications, Sustainability & Investor Relations
t: +41 22 739 99 87

Media: Magali Dauwalder
Global Head of Corporate Affairs
t: +41 79 329 46 70

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