Luna Acquires Silixa
Luna Innovations acquired Silixa on December 21, 2023.
Recognized as an award-winning innovator, Silixa has developed a reputation for revolutionizing multiple industries. Offering a distinct portfolio of distributed sensing solutions shaped by 15 years of pioneering research and application, delivering end-to-end solutions that enable temperature, strain, and acoustic measurements at the highest fidelity – even in the most hostile settings.
This acquisition, paired with Luna’s already robust fiber optic sensing catalog, strengthens Luna’s vision of enabling the future with fiber.
"The addition of Silixa not only elevates the portfolio of solutions we already offer in our key end markets, but also further strengthens our position as an enabler of energy transition by extending our reach into exciting new growth sectors, such as carbon capture and storage, as well as into monitoring processes that will help sustain ecosystems and safeguard fragile environments. Silixa brings important technology capabilities and strong talent that we expect to leverage across our EMEA footprint, which we expect will drive profitable growth across our European enterprise.”
- Scott Graeff, President and Chief Executive Officer of Luna.
“Today’s announcement is a pivotal milestone in the history of Silixa and a testament to the hard work and dedication of our employees.”
- Silixa Co-Founders Mahmoud Farhadiroushan and Tom Parker
“We’re thrilled to be joining a company that shares our focus on innovation and our passion to provide solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges.”
- Glynn Williams, CEO of Silixa
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Silixa Focus Industries
Applying distributed sensing successfully at scale goes beyond individual equipment, software, architecture, or experience alone. It’s how you bring all these elements together, and the quality of the result, that defines the difference. Silixa’s advanced technical portfolio is also backed by project management and specialist data services to help customers finally overcome obstacles of distance, time and knowledge to turn data into decisions. Learn more about Silixa’s technology here.