Chelmsford, Essex United Kingdom (PressExposure) November 10, 2008 -- e2v, the specialist developer and manufacturer of high technology components and sub-systems, is pleased to announced that it has formed a strategic partnership with Component Distributors Inc (CDI), to supply its gas sensors to the north, south and central markets of the Americas. CDI (www.cdiweb.com), a high tech electronics distributor based out of Denver, Colorado, was founded in 1970 and is an employee owned enterprise. They have 14 sales offices across North America, Canada and Mexico. CDI stocks products from major electronic manufacturers focusing on power solutions, RF and microwave, and sensing solutions.
CDI provides world-class service, which creates increased efficiencies and the ability to help capture new opportunities for their partners. CDI offers an Application Engineering Network (AEN) service that provides unique technical assistance during the design phase of projects, offering design solutions and specifying components.
E2V will be handled by CDI's Sensing, Measurement, and Controls Division (SMAC).
As a leading independent manufacturer of gas sensors, e2v provides customers with unrivalled product reliability and personal product support. e2v's gas sensing products, which are built to the highest standards, include pellistor, electrochemical, infrared, thermal conductivity and semiconductor based sensors and systems.
Robert Calabrese, Senior vice president of sales, the Americas, for e2v said: "This is a great fit for both companies. Integrating CDI's expert design services and utilising their supply channels will help market our gas sensing products. As the gas sensor market continues to grow, this strategic partnership has the unique capability to provide technically superior products from e2v with unbeatable customer service and integration from CDI. This in my opinion is the best of both worlds".