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11 May 2018

Media Release

Güralp Systems Ltd, the leading global provider of seismic monitoring instrumentation and solutions, has announced a new exclusive distribution partnership for the territory of China with Beijing Ouhualian Science & Technology (BOST).

BOST have a very successful track record in delivering geotechnical products such as ground-penetrating radar (GPR) equipment and geotechnical monitoring instruments to the Chinese market. They also supply active sources for subsurface imaging.

Commenting on the new arrangement, Liu Yu, General Manager of Beijing Ouhualian Science & Technology said,

"Güralp is world leader in the design and manufacture of broadband seismometers. BOST is very pleased to fully support Güralp end-users in China and introduce the excellent instruments to new customers.”

The expansion of the BOST product range to include Güralp seismic instrumentation is a natural fit for their business and both Güralp and our customers will benefit from BOST’s wealth of experience in academic, engineering and industrial sectors.

“China is very important to us, we have supplied countless instruments for a wide range of regional and national networks over many years, so we see this as an important step in further strengthening our position in this market. We are delighted to welcome BOST on board to ensure we provide our customers with first class service and to assist us in promoting our exciting new products”, said Chris Potts, Executive Chairman of Güralp Systems Ltd.



For urgent enquiries please call 020 3727 1000 and speak to Fergus Wheeler, Louisa Feltes or Jess Gill. 

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Güralp Systems Ltd.( is a leading global provider of sophisticated seismic monitoring solutions used to understand natural seismological events such as earthquakes, aftershocks and volcanos, as well as induced seismic events, or seismic signals, resulting from human activity.

Our solutions are used in research, civil and industrial applications to increase understanding, optimise processes and to protect people and the environment. Our equipment is installed in all major ocean basins and across all continents worldwide.

Our instruments range in performance from very low frequency, very low noise for global seismology to high dynamic range instruments for local, strong motion monitoring. Our sensors and can be supplied for deployment at the surface, in boreholes and on the ocean bottom. We also provide data acquisition equipment, power and communication accessories and data interpretation software.

Our services include installation and commissioning; network operation; repair and maintenance services; data processing and interpretation.

Headquartered in Reading, in the UK, we have been operating for more than 30 years and have established a global network of distributors who provide local customer support and sales services.





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