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Gowanda Expands Inductor Capabilities with the Acquisition of Butler Winding


Gowanda Electronics, a business unit of Gowanda Components Group (GCG), is pleased to announce that its capabilities for the design and manufacture of inductors and other passive components are expanding in connection with its parent company’s acquisition of Butler Winding in Butler, PA.

GCG CEO Don McElheny stated, “Butler’s products and capabilities complement Gowanda’s and give us the opportunity to enhance and grow our high performance inductor offerings in the global marketplace. The synergy in our designs and applications will enable us to provide a broader range of innovative passive component solutions to design engineers in commercial, medical, microwave, military, space and other markets around the world.”

Terms of the deal were not disclosed but it is anticipated that the company will relocate from Butler, PA to GCG’s facilities in Arcade, NY in the near future. This is the fourth acquisition for GCG within the last five years. For more information please contact Denis Kohlhagen at +1-716-532-2234 or sales@gowanda.com.

About Gowanda Components Group

Gowanda Components Group (GCG) is a US-based, vertically integrated, manufacturer of high performance and tight tolerance electronic components that address the needs of electronic design engineers around the world. Areas of expertise include magnetic devices, specialty filters and custom designs. GCG design capabilities and products enhance the performance and reliability of electronic systems in aerospace and defense, communications infrastructure and medical applications. The individual business units that support Gowanda Component Group are Gowanda Electronics, TTE Filters, Instec Filters and Communication Coil. www.gowandacomponentsgroup.com
About Gowanda Electronics

Gowanda Electronics designs, manufactures and supplies precision electronic components for RF, microwave and power applications. Components include standard off-the-shelf and custom-designed inductors, chokes, coils, conicals, toroids, transformers and magnetic devices in surface mount and thru-hole configurations that are used in a wide variety of electronic applications. Gowanda’s products are used primarily by OEM companies and other entities interested in high performance electronic component solutions for the equipment and devices they manufacture. Applications include use in industrial automation & control equipment, instrumentation, medical & diagnostic equipment/devices and test & measurement equipment. Such products are used in a broad range of industries including aviation/aerospace, data processing, defense, education, health care, process & assembly industries, security and telecommunications. Gowanda’s customers include Fortune 500 companies and other significant players in these global markets. The company is certified to AS9100, ISO9001 and ISO13485 quality management standards and offers RoHS compliant products as well as lead-containing components for QPL military/defense and other demanding requirements. Non-magnetic inductors are also available. www.gowanda.com

About Butler Winding

Butler Winding is a precision manufacturer and supplier of custom inductors and electronic transformers. The company’s extensive winding capabilities are utilized to design, prototype and build products to demanding customer-specific requirements. Butler serves a variety of markets and industries including medical equipment, specialty instruments, control equipment, power supplies, military equipment, communications equipment, aeronautics and industrial equipment. www.butlerwinding.com