EDCO USA Acquires FASTER Cycling Performance Center
Scottsdale, Ariz. – July 12, 2016 –
EDCO USA announced today that it has acquired the FASTER cycling performance center in Scottsdale, Arizona. This will become the location for EDCO USA operations including warehousing, service center and warranty repairs. FASTER was established in 2011, as the world’s first low-speed wind tunnel built specifically for cyclists and cycling manufacturers as a facility with readily available access to the public.
James Kramer, FASTER’s founder, stated, “I am so proud of what FASTER and our staff accomplished in a very short period of time, along with the contribution we have been able to make to cycling. Paul Lew and his EDCO USA team share the same passion that I have for the sport of cycling and FASTER.”
Paul Lew, CEO of EDCO USA, will oversee the facility as part of his new role within EDCO Engineering, BV. Lew will be joined by Aaron Ross, FASTER wind tunnel engineer, and now taking a joint role as EDCO USA’s, and FASTER’s general manager. Lew and Ross will be reviewing, revising and improving the wind tunnel hardware, software, and testing technology to establish FASTER as a premium performance cycling facility.
The company will continue to operate the FASTER cycling center operations Low Speed Wind Tunnel, and World-Class 2-D and 3-D motion-capture Bike Fit Studios.