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Emtelle Acquires Ridgemount Technologies

March 27, 2024
Combined expertise is expected to further accelerate R&D in the field of FTTx deployment and the Defense industry.

Emtelle, a provider of blown fiber, cabling, and duct solutions, announced the acquisition of Ridgemount Technologies.

According to a press release, integration of Emtelle’s FibreFast™ bundle and associated products with Ridgemount’s expertise promises a comprehensive suite of exceptional solutions for customers worldwide.

Tony Rogers, Emtelle's CEO, states, "This strategic acquisition signifies a milestone in our journey to drive technological advancements and meet the ever-expanding needs of our global customers. With additional resources, Ridgemount would enable focus on innovation, automation, and capacity expansion. Ridgemount's expertise in fiber optic connectors complements Emtelle's mission to provide comprehensive, state-of-the-art cabling and ducted solutions. Together, we will set new industry standards and continue our shared legacy of innovation. Emtelle’s current business is focused on Telecom and Power sectors, and now we intend to expand our reach into the Defense sector with our duct and fiber optic cable solutions.”

Chris Peters, Managing Director of Ridgemount, shares “I am enthused by the acquisition of Ridgemount by Emtelle, the sheer possibility to further scale up a rapidly growing business and to develop the next generation of optical fiber connectors will provide significant opportunities for our customers, suppliers, and staff alike. We are looking forward to being an integral part of Emtelle’s strategic offerings across a range of markets. This is an exciting opportunity to secure the future of Ridgemount and to grow the business to become a major player in Optical Fiber Interconnect Technology.”

To learn more, visit Emtelle and Ridgemount Technologies.

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