Lifco acquires Wachtel of Germany

Nov 10 2017

Lifco has signed an agreement to acquire the majority of Wachtel of Germany, a turnkey supplier of piping, conduit piping and air shaft technology. Wachtel mainly operates in Germany.

Wachtel had revenues of approximately 2 MEUR in 2016 and has 14 employees.

The operation will be consolidated in Proline Group in Business Area Systems Solutions, division Construction Material.

The acquisition will not have any significant effect on Lifco’s earnings or financial position in current financial year.

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Åse Lindskog  
Media and investor relations manager
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Lifco acquires and develops market-leading niched operations with the potential to deliver sustainable profit growth and strong cash flows. The Group has three business areas: Dental, Demolition & Tools and Systems Solutions. Lifco has a clear corporate philosophy which implies a long-term perspective, focus on profits and a highly decentralized organization. Lifco has 133 companies in 26 countries. In 2016, the Group’s net sales amounted to SEK 9 billion and the EBITA margin was 15%. For more information, visit