The Pittsburgh Technology Council's Tech 50 Awards honor southwestern Pennsylvania's most successful and innovative technology companies.

PITTSBURGH, PA (PRWEB) October 30, 2015

Industrial Scientific, the global leader in gas detection, is pleased to announce that they have been named Innovator of the Year – Advanced Manufacturing in the 2015 Tech 50 Awards by the Pittsburgh Technology Council. Companies were recognized last night during a ceremony at the Wyndham Grand Pittsburgh Downtown.

The Advanced Manufacturing award recognizes companies and products that revolutionize the marketplace and have a positive impact on local and global communities. Industrial Scientific also won this award in 2011 and in 2013.

“We are honored to be recognized as a top manufacturer in the Pittsburgh community. Our people do great work in an effort to help others go home safely at the end of each workday. Thank you to the Pittsburgh Technology Council and the broader technology community for making Pittsburgh a great place to help us achieve our vision of ending death on the job,” said Justin McElhattan, President and CEO.    

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About Industrial Scientific Corporation
As the global leader in gas detection, Industrial Scientific provides gas detection products and services that keep workers safe in hazardous environments. The company’s more than 700 employees in 25 countries are committed to preserving human life, and have dedicated their careers to ending death on the job in this century. Established in 1985 and headquartered in Pittsburgh (USA), Industrial Scientific also has operations based in Arras (France), Dortmund (Germany), and Shanghai (China), and provides technical services to customers from local service centers around the world. Industrial Scientific is the parent company to Predictive Solutions Corporation ( For more information, visit

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