ABB (NYSE: ABB) is buying Los Gatos Research, a company that provides environmental monitoring services.

Los Gatos, headquartered in Mountain View, Calif., provides analyzers and services to customers that need to measure trace gases and isotopes for research and environmental monitoring. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

ABB will integrate Los Gatos into its measurements products business unit, in the process automation division.

Cary, N.C.-based ABB provides power and automation technologies to utility and industrial customers aimed at lowering environmental impacts. The company bought Power-One, a solar energy company, for about $1 billion in April. 

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