POSTED: Monday, February 18, 2013 - 12:33pm
UPDATED: Monday, February 18, 2013 - 12:44pm
Longview, TX — ScanTech Instruments is a high-tech firm that could be located almost anywhere in the world.
But Alan Dorsey, president of the homegrown Longview company, said he has no plans to move the business he founded more than 15 years ago.
In fact, Dorsey recently made a major investment in ScanTech and Longview as the first firm to occupy space in the new North Longview Business Park.
“We wanted to be in a good location, close to quality lodging and restaurants,” Dorsey said. “We really could be located about anywhere, as long as we had access to overnight delivery service.”
It’s a big step for the company Dorsey founded in 1997 on Alpine Road. He brought an engineering background and years of experience in the industrial inspection arena to the firm, which designs and manufactures ultrasonic scanning systems for industry.
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