Access Analytical, Inc. has acquired the laboratory services division of On Line Environmental (OLEI). This acquisition was finalized on August 1st , 2014. On Line Environmental is a privately owned SCDHEC certified laboratory that has been serving the water and wastewater communities of South Carolina since 1986. OLEI currently operates laboratory facilities in Lexington and Hampton, SC.
The acquisition of OLEI will allow Access Analytical to offer a wider array of services and possess a greater depth of knowledge and experience to draw from. The addition of On Line Environmental brings our team the ability to offer comprehensive sampling and field services for the wastewater and drinking water markets. In addition to the aforementioned sampling services we will be able to provide specialty microbiological testing services, treatability studies as well as traditional analytical services on a local level.
For those of you not familiar with On Line Environmental the following statement provides an accurate summary of the company philosophy:
We feel that the goals of the two companies are closely aligned and that our corporate cultures will mesh very well. We intend to keep all staff members of both companies and will, for the foreseeable future, operate in the same locations as we are currently in.
If you have any questions about these changes and what they will mean for you, please contact us. We look forward to introducing you to some of our new associates and speaking with your about your testing needs.