In April 2000,Bales Scientific, Inc was acquired by Utah based Computerized Thermal Imaging, Inc (CTI (AMEX: CTI). This acquisition provided CTI with important thermal camera and infrared therapy technology. In addition, Bales Scientific's expertise in the development of industrial systems provided a foundation for the company's pursuit of this new and important market. Now a wholly owned subsiduary of CTI, Bales Scientific manufacture thermal imaging workstations; noninvasive medical modality; nondestructive industrial testing and imaging. The firm has expertise in: electro-optics design, analysis and modeling; data acquisition systems; electronics design and integration; non-destructive testing; marketing; and software development. The firms designs, develops, manufactures, sells, and services high resolution dynamic digital Infrared imaging workstations for medical, industrial, and military applications. Current products include: high resolution infrared workstations, high energy illumination sources, and multi-mode turbine blade and vane testers.