The Beacon Group Announces the Acquisition of TECT Newington November 2011 The Beacon Group, proudly announces the acquisition of TECT, Inc's Newington business unit. TECT Newington is a highly regarded manufacturer of disks, hubs, shafts, rings, and precision seals up to 90" in diameter. The combined businesses are a world class manufacturer of products requiring precision turning, milling, broaching, gear shaping, Curvic grinding and other forms of precision machining. Robert Sarkisian, President & COO of Beacon, stated "The acquisition of the TECT business gives us the strategic and commercial fit we have been seeking to extend our manufacturing leadership, particularly in the large rotating parts in which both of our companies excel. Neal Bouthot, Chief Executive Officer of Beacon, added "The work force and customer base of TECT Newington are a superb fit with the highly experienced professionals of Beacon and, coupled with unique manufacturing capabilities, create a scope and capability unmatched in the industry."