Integrated Global Services Inc. (IGS), a provider of thermal spray and other surface protection solutions, acquired Tube Tech International Ltd., a Houston, Texas-based provider of heat exchanger and heater cleaning solutions.

Tube Tech researches and develops fouling removal technologies. Its research and development program has included the launch of what it says is the world’s first robotic fouling removal solutions that are guaranteed to restore assets to design efficiency regardless of fouling.

Based in Richmond, Va., IGS has more than 30 years of experience in providing in-situ internal thermal spray surface protection solutions, internal ceramic coating solutions and environmental products that focus primarily on metal wastage reduction, corrosion mitigation, process efficiency improvements and emissions reduction.