About

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Primary Service

  • Calibration and repair of inspection, measurement and test equipment (IM&TE)
  • Offer onsite and two-shift laboratory service; overnight service also available

Background

  • Established in 1961 and operated by Walsh Engineering Services, Inc., since 1974.
  • 35% veteran staff.

Facilities

  • A single facility with 27,200 sq. ft. total area and concrete construction
  • 12,000 sq. ft. for four environmentally controlled laboratories (mechanical: 20± .5°C, 15-75%RH; electronic: 23±3°C, 15-75%RH)
  • 4,500 sq. ft. storage/shipping/receiving; 10,500 sq. ft. office/administrative; 

Capabilities

Electronic, Mechanical, Dimensional, Fiber Optic, Temperature, Pressure, Vacuum, Mass, Flow, Force, Humidity, Air Velocity, Light and Torque instrumentation

Annual Sales

  • ~$11.5 million

Volume of Work

  • ~100,000 calibrations/repairs performed annually
  • Mix of calibrations: 60% electronic/40% mechanical, performed both in-lab and at customer sites

Customers Served

  • ~2,000 customers nationwide, including ~1,500 in New England
  • No single customer represents over 2% of annual revenue

Industries Served

Aeronautics, Aerospace/Defense, Automotive, Biotechnology/Pharmaceutical, Energy/Green Energy, Manufacturing (General, Scientific, Medical Devices, Semiconductors), Metrology/Testing Laboratories and Telecommunications

Quality Systems

  • The Essco quality system is accredited to ISO/IEC 17025:2005.
  • The management system requirements in ISO/IEC 17025:2005 (sec. 4) are written pertinent to laboratory operations and meet the principles of ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management Systems Requirements.
  • Essco meets the technical competence and management system requirements necessary to consistently deliver technically valid test results and calibrations.

Transportation

  • 5 padded delivery vans, 1 field service van, 15 field service autos
  • Carrier service available

Staffing

70+ personnel, including 39 metrologists, 4 engineers, 6 sales, 3 administration, 7 operations, 1 purchasing, 4 customer service, 7 shipping and delivery,1 meteorologist, 2 quality assurance

Key Personnel

  • Principal: Michael Walsh x113
  • President: David Donnelly x120
  • Quality Manager: Kevin Pistey x115
  • VP Marketing: Joe Morse x117
  • VP Finance & Ops: Diane Stephens x131
  • VP Business Development: Troy Thomas x128
  • Customer Service Mgr.: Debra Rogers x124
  • Mgr Onsite Team: Tom Thomas x142
  • Support Engineer - IT: Mike Ramsden x133

Membership/Participation

  • American Society for Quality, Measurement Quality Division
  • Associated Industries of Massachusetts
  • Government-Industry Data Exchange Program
  • International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering
  • National Association for Proficiency Testing
  • National Conference of Standards Laboratories International
  • New Hampshire Biotech Council

Miscellaneous

  • SIC Code 8734; NAICS Code 541380
  • Tax ID 04 255 1401; small company <500
  • D&B 04-827-5697; rating: BA2
  • Equal Opportunity Employer