Source: Link Engineering announcement
PLYMOUTH, Mich. – Link Engineering Company (LINK), a premier provider of customized testing equipment, and Maul-Theet, a leader in structural dynamics for more than 25 years, are excited to announce that, effective February 2023, they have entered into a strategic partnership.
Moving forward, the company will leverage its global presence and begin marketing, sales, and support initiatives for the Maul-Theet product line at all LINK sites.
Current and prospective customers can now work with the LINK global organization to purchase and service Maul-Theet products.
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The Michigan company has been a long-time user of Maul-Theet products and consulting services at our independent testing facilities, thereby establishing a deep respect for the Maul-Theet team’s expertise in vibration test and analysis.
With this strategic partnership agreement in place, LINK and Maul-Theet are now positioned to serve a global customer base with Maul-Theet vibration test and analysis tools and equipment.
Jerry Curtis, Vice President of Software Development for Link Engineering Company, said, “Looking forward, we see the opportunity to bring our software and hardware together to deliver better products and services to our combined customers. Exciting future developments may include offering Operational Modal Analysis (OMA) on brake rotors as part of certain brake dynamometer test procedures.
“This technique was initially developed by the Maul-Theet team, and we look forward to elaborating on that work.”
Link Group, Inc., parent to Link Engineering Company, Link Industries and Tescor, consists of businesses that offer customized solutions, with a focus on delivering high value to each of their customers. Offerings consist of the design and manufacture of customized, high precision test, research, simulation, quality control and thermal solution equipment; comprehensive test services; and in the case of Link Industries, customized, high precision cutting tools. Its corporate headquarters are in Plymouth, Mich., with manufacturing and design facilities, laboratory and vehicle test operations, and support teams around the world.
Established in 1935, the firm prides itself on being family-owned, currently led by the 2nd and 3rd generation of the Link family. As many of the team members have been with LINK for a generation or more, the the company’s team is equipped with a wealth of knowledge, providing decades of hands-on experience, creativity and care, supporting its global customer base with highly technical solutions.
Maul-Theet GmbH is located in Berlin and has been working in the area of structural dynamics for more than 25 years. Its engineers have a long experience in vibration measurement and analysis, developing software tools for vibration measurement, analysis and calculation. Maul-Theet sells data acquisition systems for vibration measurements, laser vibrometer, actuators, sensors and several software products in the area of structural dynamics. The main goal of Maul-Theet GmbH is the satisfaction of their customers and has the highest priority.