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DG Technologies Acquires Synercon Technologies



PRESS RELEASE Farmington Hills, MI, USA, March 07, 2019 – DG Technologies Acquires Synercon Technologies

ANNOUNCEMENT: Dearborn Group Inc., dba DG Technologies has acquired Synercon Technologies, LLC. DG Technologies is a world leader in vehicle networking services and tools. Over a 30 year history, DG’s founder, Mark Zachos, has grown the company to a global leader servicing the transportation industry with development, diagnostics, testing, cybersecurity, and vehicle forensics products and services.

The combination of technologies, services and cultures of the two companies creates an opportunity to easily integrate, expand and grow the combined product lines. DG Technologies is committed to enhancing the core mission of both companies which will better integrate customer support for all products and create opportunity to advance product development.

“The acquisition and integration of Synercon Technologies will assist in advancing product support, technology growth and customer service in the fields of heavy vehicle event data recorder (HVEDR) forensics, transportation cybersecurity, and vehicle network technology. We are excited to carry on the legacy of the Forensic Link Adapter (FLA) and begin new product introductions to support customer needs. We will work to create more efficiencies and savings from the integration of processes and other functions that will help us offer the industry a better value moving forward.” said Zachos.

Dr. Jeremy Daily will continue with the new Synercon Technologies team as the lead Technology Officer, creating and enhancing new ideas while offering his exceptional support and training to all customers. “The products and services of Synercon Technologies combined with the knowledge, history and processes of DG Technologies will lead to greater world class services and innovations for the new company” said Dr. Daily. “I’m very happy to be continuing on with DG Technologies to carry forward our ideas and support our customers who have become trusted partners and friends over the years”.

Synercon Technologies will remain a standalone business entity along with DG Technologies under the Dearborn Group, Inc. company. Synercon Technologies will now have offices in Broken Arrow, OK, Farmington Hills, MI, Indianapolis, IN, and other service, support and sales offices globally.

DG Technologies, a diagnostics and vehicle network solutions provider for over 30 years, has worked in association with, and alongside many domestic and foreign OEMs, and Tier 1 & 2 suppliers to the automotive, heavy-duty, agriculture, off-road, cybersecurity and recreational vehicle transportation markets. DG Technologies has a long affiliation and ties to SAE International, American Trucking Association’s (ATA’s) Technology & Maintenance Council (TMC), tier 1 & 2 supplier organizations, and is a leading provider of aftermarket diagnostic products, engineering development tools, DG CyberTech and heavy vehicle digital forensics.

For further information:
DG Technologies
33604 West Eight Mile Road
Farmington Hills, MI 48335

General Contact:
Mr. John McNelis
Sales and Marketing Manager

DG Technologies Partners with Softing Automotive

DG Technologies and Softing Automotive Announce Strategic Partnership


Farmington Hills/Munich , February 26, 2019– DG Technologies and Softing Automotive can proudly announce today the new strategic partnership for joint NAFTA operations.

The collaboration enables both partners to meet relevant industry requirements and react to the rapidly growing demand, particularly in the U.S. and Canada. The collaboration allows DG Technologies and Softing Automotive to both leverage products and services, which complement each other and can be combined in product offering and solutions for customers in the fields of diagnostics and vehicle communication security. This allows the new alliance to combine relevant industry requirements as well as market specific demands.

Besides collaborating in providing turnkey solutions, the strategic partnership also includes a close collaboration on new service offerings and high-quality on-site engineering support.

About DG Technologies

DG Technologies, a diagnostics and vehicle network solutions provider for over 30 years, has worked in association with, and alongside many domestic and foreign OEMs, and Tier 1 & 2 suppliers to the Automotive, Heavy-Duty, AG/Off-Road, Cybersecurity and Recreational transportation markets.

DG Technologies has a long affiliation and ties to SAE International, ATAs’ Technology & Maintenance Council, Tier 1 & 2 supplier organizations, and is a leading provider of Aftermarket diagnostic products, Engineering development tools, DG CyberTech and Heavy Vehicle Digital Forensics.

About Softing Automotive Electronics GmbH

With its core areas of expertise in diagnostics, measurement, testing and communication, Softing Automotive is all about standardized key technologies in automotive electronics industry including passenger cars, commercial vehicles (trucks and buses) and non-road mobile machinery (agricultural, construction and forestry).
33604 W 8 Mile Road
Farmington Hills, MI 48335

Formula SAE Student Workshop

DG Technologies is proud to sponsor and participate in this year’s Formula SAE Student Workshop at Lawrence Tech University.  In this workshop, FSAE students will be learning information to make their Formula-style race car design teams successful.

Students will be discussing ideas with fellow student members, and participating in speaker sessions covering various related topics. DG’s own Principal Engineer, Mark Ciechanowski, P.E., will be presenting information regarding vehicle network data logging and diagnosis using DG’s Gryphon S4.

To learn more about DG Technologies’ work with SAE or our vehicle network products and services, visit or call 248.888.2000.

When it comes time to buy a great tool, that is going to help your business, there are a couple things to look for during your purchase. While it may be nice to come across a great deal you have to make sure you are getting what your paying for. To make the right investment it is important to make sure you are buying a quality product. DG has provided some helpful tools to help you spot counterfeiters and ensure your new tool is top notch and from a trusted seller. Its important to research what your buying; when in doubt it may be helpful to call the manufacture and verify that the product is not only the right one for you but that you are safely buying a quality tool

To see a list of trusted DG Distributors click Here!

Find helpful tips on how to spot a counterfeit product Here!

For more information about counterfeiters check out this article Here!

Watch this video to learn how counterfeiters can affect you.

For any assistance or technical questions give us a call at 248.888.2000

Here is an example of a counterfeit DPA 5 Kit VS  a genuine DPA 5 Kit:

Counterfeit_ Kit*Counterfeit DPA 5 Kit

Standard-DPA5-Kit*Genuine DPA 5 Kit

DG Tech and Spirent

Nissan Tech Expo

Thank you for taking the time to check out DG Technologies & Spirent Communications at the Nissan Tech Expo. If you have further questions about demonstrations you saw at the event, would like to make a purchase, or learn more about other products or services DG has to offer, please “Contact Us” or call 248.888.2000.

OBDII Engineering
Reflash & Diagnostic Solutions

DG Technologies specializes in the design and development of intelligent software and hardware protocol interface solutions like J2534 for engineering, reflash & diagnostics of OBDII, CAN/-FD, Automotive Ethernet, plus other in-vehicle networks; and partners to provide technology for GPS Simulation, Recording, and Playback.

Read more here

J2534 automotive reprogramming tool

Coming Soon!

DG Technologies would like to introduce the NEW d-briDGe Pro

Your next generation tool for reprogramming and diagnostics to essentially all J2534 compliant 2004 and newer domestic, Asian and European vehicles.
Including HONDA!

Stay tuned for updates and visit our d-briDGe Pro page for more info


3rd Annual product showcase!

Take a break from the Automotive Testing Expo at Suburban Collection Showplace and join DG Technologies and Spirent Communications for their 3rd Annual product showcase in the attached Hyatt Place Hotel.  This free open-house event will provide you with the latest in industry news and product demonstrations along with food, drinks and opportunities to chat with experts in the field of vehicle network engineering.

For more information Click Here