Prosig

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Prosig History

Prosig - Our History

Discover a bit of our heritage and history

Our History In Vibration Measurement & Acoustics

Prosig was established in 1977 by members of ISVR (Institute of Sound & Vibration Research) at Southampton University. The company’s goal was to provide customers with the best available hardware and software for noise and vibration measurement.

The existing UK headquarters, in Fareham UK, were completed in 1982 and Prosig USA, Inc. was founded in 1986. In 2001 an engineering center was opened in Detroit to provide high quality support to customers in the area.

In 2014 Prosig became part of Condition Monitoring Group (CMG) Limited. The combination of Prosig’s expertise & heritage and the technologies & knowledge in CMG has led to significant advantages to our existing user base and to new customers.

Prosig maintains a network of partners to support business in Europe, North America, India, China, Japan, South Korea, Australia and South America.

The company vison has always been focused on producing reliable, high quality, integrated measurement solutions that allow our customers to achieve best practice by using the latest tools available to the test engineer.

Prosig : 1977 to Present

1977
Prosig Founded

Prosig founded by Dr Colin Mercer and staff from Institute of Sound & Vibration Research (ISVR) at the University of Southampton 

1979
Derby (UK) office opened
1983
Bristol (UK) office opened
1986
Prosig USA Inc founded

First US office opened in New Jersey

1997
Office opened in Michigan, USA

Engineering support & sales office opened in Michigan

2014
Prosig joing Condition Monitoring Group

CMG & Its Brands : 1974 - Present

1974
DJ Birchall incorporated

DJ Birchall Ltd founded by Don Birchall

1977
Prosig & Helitune incorporated (independently)

Prosig and Helitune were founded, completely separately, in 1977

1984
Beran incorporated

Beran Instruments Ltd founded by Andy Lobato

1986
Semia incorporated
1990
Joint venture - Beran & Helitune
2000
Beran acquisition of Helitune
2002
Formation of US & German businesses
2002
CMG formed & SEI acquired

Condition Monitoring Group (CMG) formed to organise growing portfolio and SEI (Chicago) joins the group

2014
Formation of Italian subsidiary & Prosig acquired

Helitune SRL formed in Bologna and Prosig join the group

2017
Expansion of Torrington site
2020
CMG acquisition of Semia (France)

Following a long partnership with Helitune, Semia (France) joins CMG

2021
CMG acquisition of DJB Instruments

DJB Instruments (UK), originally DJ Birchall Ltd, joins the group

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