The nation's leading non-OEM molecular imaging solutions provider strengthens its capabilities in PET/CT and SPECT/CT while expanding into standalone CT and MR service, systems and parts. The expansion also better positions the company for PET/MR as it becomes more mainstream.
WEST JORDAN, Utah, Jan. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BC Technical, the nation's leading non-OEM molecular imaging solutions provider, has acquired Genesis Medical Imaging, a leader in diagnostic imaging service, refurbished systems and parts. This strategic acquisition will allow BC Technical to strengthen its capabilities in PET/CT and SPECT/CT, and expand its nationwide service coverage to now include standalone CT and MR. The expansion also positions BC Technical for PET/MR as it becomes more mainstream. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120510/LA04560LOGO) "Our acquisition of Genesis is just another step as we continue to evolve BC Technical for the future," said Mark Alvarez, president and CEO of BC Technical. "With Genesis, we are not only solidifying our position in PET/CT, SPECT/CT and PET/MR, but we can now provide nationwide service for standalone CT and MR. I'm excited to be able to strengthen and expand our offerings for our customers." Genesis, based in Huntley, Ill., provides service, systems and parts for CT, MR and PET/CT systems from all three of the major OEMs. Former CEO, Robert Dakessian, started the company 15 years ago and has devoted his career to growing the organization into what it is now, one of the industry's most respected companies. Dakessian will remain available to assist during the transition. "BC Technical is an excellent fit with Genesis," Dakessian said. "Our management styles and philosophies are the same. We bring operating strengths to each other that make us stronger, more complete and more appealing to our customers. I'm incredibly proud of what we have accomplished, but the time to take Genesis to the next level of performance is now. BC Technical will make sure it happens." ABOUT BC TECHNICALBC Technical, headquartered in West Jordan, Utah, was founded in 1995. Their comprehensive expertise in all major OEM molecular imaging systems includes the latest PET, PET/CT, SPECT and SPECT/CT technologies. Offering the same level of resources, expertise and quality that you've come to expect from large OEMs, with the added flexibility and value of smaller ISOs, they are in a category by themselves. BC Technical can provide you with the best refurbished equipment from all major OEMs, nationwide on-site service in all 50 states and personal technical/clinical support; all with uncompromised reliability, quality and value. For more information about BC Technical, please call 888-BCTECH1 (228.3241) or visit them online at www.bctechnical.com. ABOUT GENESIS MEDICAL IMAGINGGenesis Medical Imaging is an independent service organization that offers a total solution to your CT, MRI and PET/CT needs. Because of their experience in building, testing, servicing and installing systems, they are able to provide the diagnostic imaging community high quality service and maintenance. Genesis stands by the service philosophy of predict and prevent vs. break-fix and offers solutions and agreements tailored specifically to each customer's need. For more information about Genesis Medical Imaging, please call 847-961-6200 or visit them online at www.genesismedicalimaging.com. SOURCE BC Technical