Gowanda Expands Magnetics Portfolio with Acquisition of HiSonic

Gowanda Components Group has announced that its offerings of RF and microwave passive magnetic components are expanding in connection with its acquisition of HiSonic in Olathe, Kansas. This enables GCG to offer a broader range of inductor and transformer solutions to the design community.

Gowanda Logo_INHiSonics designs, technologies and customers complement those within our Magnetics Division said GCG CEO Don McElheny. The synergy in our capabilities and applications will enable us to offer a broader range of innovative inductor and transformer solutions to design engineers in commercial, medical, microwave, military, space and other markets around the world.

Terms of the deal were not disclosed but GCG has stated that HiSonics operations will remain in Olathe, Kansas. In addition to Olathe, GCG has four other production facilities located within the United States.

This is the seventh acquisition for GCG within the last six years, noted Denis Kohlhagen, VP of sales for GCG. The individual business units that support the group include Gowanda Electronics, DYCO Electronics, Butler Winding, Communication Coil, TTE Filters, Microwave Circuits, Instec Filters — and now HiSonic.

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