Aurora, ONTARIO based technology firm EXPANDS INTO Asia-Pacific REGION

Aurora, ON —Aurora Scientific, a world leader in providing hardware and software solutions to the medical, environmental and geophysical sciences, today announces the opening of Aurora Scientific Asia located in Hong Kong. With customers in over 33 countries, Aurora Scientific is recognized as a world leader in innovative design and functional excellence for scientific instrumentation, providing products and service to educational institutions, research hospitals, private laboratories, military departments and commercial enterprise.

Following expansion into Europe with the opening of Aurora Scientific Europe in January 2011, the Hong Kong office is a natural evolution for a company with a vision to be the worldwide provider of high performance research instrumentation. The Asia-Pacific region, supported by national policies that prioritize and protect scientific research industries and goals, will be ideally serviced by an office in the heart of the region. Aurora Scientific Asia is poised to become the premier choice among researchers in China, Taiwan, South Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, Australia and New Zealand working in experimental, applied or basic research fields.

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ASI provides products and service to a wide range of research organizations that seek to broaden the boundaries of research and discovery. Geoff Chandler, President and Owner of Aurora Scientific says, “Our brand is recognized worldwide as the go-to provider of quality technologies and innovative hardware and software solutions. We have the experience and the capability to provide unmatched service to our customers in China and beyond. We are ideally located to enhance the research capabilities developing there.”

In business since 1982, the company is co-owned by a husband and wife team and staffed by highly trained, dedicated professionals, all committed to innovative design, quality production standards and top-level customer service. With the presence of Aurora Scientific Europe in Dublin, Kantoh Electronics as a distributor in Tokyo and now Aurora Scientific Asia in Hong Kong, Aurora Scientific is well positioned to ensure easy access and superior service for their clients around the world.

About Aurora Scientific

Aurora Scientific is a leading science and technology firm providing high performance research instrumentation to a niche market of scientific researchers in over 33 countries around the world. Their 300 Series Muscle Levers and High-Speed Length Controllers, 400 Series Force Transducers, 600 Series Data Acquisition Hardware and Software, 700 Series Electrical Stimulators and 800 Series Test Apparatus are used to investigate varied areas of scientific inquiry including heart and stroke research, exercise physiology, injury recovery and adaptation and neuro-muscular disease progression. Aurora Scientific’s 500 Series includes micro-seismic transmitters and data loggers as well as data acquisition and analysis capabilities for ground penetrating radar with applications in the mining industry. Our 100 and 200 Series of Fast-Response Gas Sensors provide solutions to neuroscience researchers and to military and environmental specialists. Aurora Scientific has offices in Canada, Ireland and Hong Kong and a distributor in Japan. For more information about Aurora Scientific, visit or call: 1-905-727-5161 or Toll Free: 1-877-878-4784 (N. America); in Europe call +353-1-525-3300; in Asia, Australian and New Zealand call


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