Bourns Acquires Assets from Jensen Devices AB, Stockholm, Sweden
"Jensen Devices' novel and patented FLAT® gas tube technology promises some very beneficial features to Bourns' customers, and will further strengthen Bourns' position as a leading supplier of circuit protection solutions," said Dr. Erik Meijer, President of Bourns Electronics. "This acquisition further demonstrates Bourns' dedication to supplying our customers with the best and most reliable electronic solutions to satisfy the diverse needs of today as well as the unmet needs of tomorrow."
Bourns has more than 35 years of experience developing GDTs for the circuit protection market. The company is committed to providing the industry's most complete line of circuit protection solutions, and has made 10 acquisitions in the preceding 12 years, including Joslyn Electronics' communication protection products business, Texas Instruments' solid state Telecom protection business, Fultec's Transient Blocking Unit technology and the Protection Product businesses of Corning Cable Systems and Emerson Network Power.