UL Solutions acquires hydrogen testing company TesTneT to boast hydrogen test capabilities

UL Solutions Inc. (NYSE: ULS), a global leader in applied safety science, announced the acquisition of TesTneT Engineering GmbH, a Germany-based leader in hydrogen component and system testing, deepening our expertise in alternative fuels and enhancing our ability to impact global decarbonization efforts.

This acquisition enables UL Solutions to help advance the adoption of hydrogen-powered technologies globally.

With headquarters outside Munich and a second location near Vancouver, Canada, TesTneT has a strong global customer base, including the automotive sector and top-tier original equipment manufacturers of hydrogen components and systems.

Hydrogen is critical in the transition to low-carbon transportation and energy systems. The acquisition strengthens UL Solutions’ position in the hydrogen industry, adding TesTneT’s advanced testing capabilities and capacity and its deep understanding of customer challenges.

Hydrogen technology is increasingly important in the transition to sustainable energy, and as a global safety science leader in the energy transition, this is a promising field for us,” said Jennifer Scanlon. “The addition of TesTneT will enable us to better collaborate with our customers to help advance the safe adoption of hydrogen-powered technologies globally.”

Founded in 2009, TesTneT provides comprehensive testing services for various hydrogen storage systems, refueling stations and their components. It conducts hydraulic tests, destructive testing, materials testing and customized testing of storage tanks.

“TesTneT’s extensive scientific expertise, steadfast dedication to safety and deep commitment to strong customer relationships make the company an ideal fit for UL Solutions,” said Dr. Marius Herr. “We look forward to expanding our capacity and capabilities in new markets, and we proudly join the organization’s 15,000 employees working for a safer world.”

Engr. Haseeb Ullah

Haseeb covers the global energy market for both conventional and modern energy resources. His expertise is on the global energy supply chain from generation to distribution and end-users. He has a Master degree in Engineering Management and a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering.
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