In radar, a C-scope display in which the blips extend vertically to give a rough estimate of distance. Also called D-indicator, D-scan, or D-scope. See also C-scope.
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of Taylor, MI, announced that it has acquired d-Scan Inc.
South Boston, VA-based d-Scan is an RTA furniture manufacturer.
We have a presence in the RTA market already, and we think that d-Scan will augment that," said Samuel Cypert, vice-president of investor relations of Masco.
d-SCAN is part of the d-SCAN Group founded in Ghana, West Africa, by Norwegian businessman Paul Wallevik and the Diethelm Co.
d-SCAN now has annual sales of $15 million and employs 185 people.
In addition to its manufacturing prowess, other reasons cited by the WMIA for awarding d-SCAN as Innovator of the Year include the company's efforts to optimize veneers, its conversion to the use of high-solids finishes and water-based stains that emit zero VOCs, and its employee training program through Southside Virginia Community College in nearby Farmville, VA.
David Nelson, president of ready-to-assemble furniture manufacturer D-Scan Inc.
D-Scan, purchased by Masco a year ago, shared showroom space for the first time with Danish ready-to-assemble producer Tvilum-Scanbirk Inc.
In the past few years, Masco has gotten back into the furniture business with the acquisition of three producers of ready-to-assemble furniture: Mill's Pride, d-Scan and Tvilum Scanbirk.
Last week, Masco announced the purchases of three home-oriented companies: a vinyl window maker, a showerhead producer and d-Scan, a flat-pack manufacturer of office and entertainment furniture.
With the purchase, d-Scan becomes the third RTA acquisition in a quiet stockpiling of do-it-yourselfers that began with Tvilum-Scanbirk, one of Denmark's largest furniture makers, in 1997.
com, on the other hand, makes it "our job to make your job easier" by putting up 17 computer workstation configurations (Canadian RTA vendor Bestar, Bush, Hon, D-scan and Martin are among the featured manufacturers) in its computer furniture section alone.