Coltraco signs on as exclusive agent for NLA Diagnostics in the EU

CHARLOTTE, NC, February 12, 2013 – NLA Under a newly signed agreement, Coltraco, Ltd. will serve as exclusive agent for NLA Diagnostics in the European Union. The agreement allows Coltraco, based in London, England to market and promote sales of the NLA DEFENDER® on behalf of NLA Diagnostics.

The product is the world’s first portable instrument designed to accurately detect and assess micro-damage in a wide range of composite and other advanced materials. Developed for aerospace and military applications, the NLA Defender enables manufacturers, suppliers and users of aviation and armor components to perform non-destructive testing of critical material integrity at any point from fabrication to field operation. The lightweight and portable NLA Defender is especially suited for field deployment, as well as for use in maintenance bays.

Rick Webster, principal and CEO of NLA Diagnostics, says his company is very excited and pleased to have forged this new relationship with Coltraco.  “We now have a direct distribution network into the EU with the leader in ultrasonic design and manufacturing of specialized ultrasonic monitoring equipment.  It’s a great fit for both parties and will enhance product access for potential customers.”

NLA Diagnostics, LLC, a Veteran Owned Enterprise, designs and manufactures high quality diagnostic testing equipment which identifies delamination, disbonds, voids and thermal damage in composite and other advance materials, through a field-portable device.  For more information, visit

Coltraco, Ltd. is an ISO 9001 manufacturer of a specialized range of ultrasonic monitoring and preventative maintenance instruments used in the marine, fire protection, off-shore energy and defense industries.  For more information

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