Sartech acquires SART manufacturer Sevenstar Electronics

Sartech Engineering Ltd announces the acquisition of Sevenstar Electronics Ltd, of Royal Wootton Bassett, Wiltshire, UK.

Sevenstar was established in 1994, with its principal business being the design and manufacture of a Search and Rescue Radar Transponder (SART) carried by SOLAS vessels to aid location of survival craft.  Sevenstar is also a leading supplier of Class B AIS transponders under the SeaTraceR brand, as well as a range of bespoke solutions for the identification and tracking of assets.

Sevenstar manufacturing and product support will transfer to Sartech's facility on Redhill, Surrey as of the end of June 2017.

Sevenstar Managing Director Colin Watts will continue to be involved on a consultancy basis, and will support the transfer of the business, and ongoing sales and support of the Sevenstar product line.