Alliance Imaging buys five mobile MRIs

July 3, 1996

Imaging services provider Alliance Imaging of Orange, CA, lastmonth announced that it has purchased five new mobile 1-teslaMRI scanners worth a total of $8 million. Alliance bought twoof the scanners from GE, two from Siemens, and one from Picker.The

Imaging services provider Alliance Imaging of Orange, CA, last

month announced that it has purchased five new mobile 1-tesla

MRI scanners worth a total of $8 million. Alliance bought two

of the scanners from GE, two from Siemens, and one from Picker.

The deal is part of Alliance's campaign to upgrade its mobile

fleet: The firm has bought 11 new 1-tesla mobile scanners this

year, and plans to upgrade another 14, according to president

Richard Zehner.