More than an agreement to acquire, the completed order means accelerators are now in production to be installed within the year, and there is an expectation the order will soon increase to meet the needs of Icon Group’s international expansion.
Varian’s TrueBeam systems is an advanced medical linear accelerator capable of fast and precise image-guided radiotherapy and radiosurgery.
“This technology will enable us to offer our patients the best care,” said Mark Middleton, CEO of Icon Group. “And today’s announcement marks the continuation of a great partnership with Varian. This partnership is truly global as we begin our expansion into South East Asia and other territories with a view to ensuring everyone can access the latest and best technology. The first rollout of these machines has commenced with them being operational over the next 12 months within Australia.”