Acquisitions and divestments

Acquisitions within the Atlas Copco Group are primarily done in, or very close to, the already existing core businesses. All acquired businesses are expected to make a positive contribution to economic value added.

In the list below you will find important acquisitions and divestments. No sales are disclosed for former Atlas Copco distributors. Please click highlighted links to view the press release. 

*Annual revenues and number of employees at time of acquisition/divestment. 

**As of January 1, 2017, Leybold, CSK, Capitol Research Equipment, Innovative Vacuum Solutions, Applied Plasma Systems and Edwards belong to Vacuum Technique business area. 

Effective July 17, 2017, Construction Technique has changed name to Power Technique. 

As of January 1, 2018, Mining and Rock Excavation Technique Business Area was reported as discontinued operations within Epiroc AB. Epiroc AB was listed on Nasdaq Stockholm June 18, 2018.

Date

Acquisitions

Divestments

Business Area**

Revenues MSEK*

No. of employees*

2022 Sep 5 DF-Druckluft-Fachhandel GmbH   Compressor Technique   39
2022 Sep 2 Oxymat A/S   Compressor Technique 411 146
2022 Aug 1 LEWA GmbH   Power Technique 2400 1200
2022 Aug 1 Geveke B.V.   Power Technique 648 173
2022 Jul 29 Compressed Air Products, Inc. (operating assets)   Compressor Technique   20
2022 Jul 27 Glaston Compressor Services Ltd   Compressor Technique   26
2022 Jul 18 Ceres Technologies, Inc.   Vacuum Technique 351 185
2022 Jul 8 Les pompes à vide TECHNI-V-AC inc.   Vacuum Technique   10

2022 Jul 5

FITEC S.A.S.

 

Compressor Technique

 

8

2022 Jul 4

National Vacuum Equipment Inc.

 

Vacuum Technique

223

100

2022 Jul 4  

Bireme Group

 

Compressor Technique

 

20

2022 Jun 13

Qolibri Inc.

 

Vacuum Technique

0.6

4

2022 Jun 8

Associated Compressor Engineers Ltd (ACE)

 

Compressor Technique

 

12

2022 Jun 2

Tekser Endüstriyel Cihazlar Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş (Tekser)

 

Vacuum Technique

 

8

2022 Jun 1

CAS Products Ltd (CAS)

 

Compressor Technique

 

12

2022 Apr 5

Pumpenfabrik Wangen GmbH

 

Power Technique

466

265

2022 Mar 2

SCB S.r.l.

 

Compressor Technique

51

16

2022 Jan 24

Soft2tec GmbH

 

Industrial Technique

20

38

2022 Jan 21

HHV Pumps Pvt. Ltd.

 

Vacuum Technique

53

151

2021 Dec 28

 

CMM (part of Perceptron)

Industrial Technique

100

50

2021 Dec 10

Provac Limited

 

Vacuum Technique

 

11

2021 Nov 9

S.T.E.R.I. srl (STERI)

 

Compressor Technique

 

19

2021 Oct 19

Eugen Theis GmbH

 

Vacuum Technique

 

4

2021 Sep 28

AEP

 

Compressor Technique

 

8

2021 Aug 31

NATEV GmbH

 

Industrial Technique

5

10

2021 Aug 5

CPC Pumps International Inc.

 

Compressor Technique

385

110

2021 Jun 24

Airflow Compressors & Pneumatics Ltd (Airflow)

 

Compressor Technique

 

16

2021 Jun 14

Compressed Air Systems, Inc. (CAS)

 

Compressor Technique

 

30

2021 May 31

ARPUMA regel- und fördertechnische Geräte GmbH

 

Vacuum Technique

41

14

2021 May 25

Medigas Service & Testing Co. Inc.

 

Compressor Technique

23

6

2021 May 10

MidState Air Compressor

 

Compressor Technique

 

15

2021 May 3

Eco Steam and Heating Solutions (acquisition of majority share)

 

Power Technique

198

23

2021 Apr 7

IBVC Vacuum, S.L.U.

 

Vacuum Technique

 

10

2021 Mar 3

Cooper Freer Ltd

 

Compressor Technique

 

18

2021 Jan 26

DGM

 

Compressor Technique

 

21

2021 Jan 7

Ehrler & Beck GmbH

 

Vacuum Technique

 

15

2021 Jan 5

Kawalek Kompressoren

 

Compressor Technique

 

10

2020 Dec 31

Purification Solutions LLC

 

Compressor Technique

242

60

2020 Dec 21

Perceptron

 

Industrial Technique

516

300

2020 Sep 2

MEDGAS-Technik GmbH

 

Compressor Technique

126

80

2020 Aug 4

iTrap (the technology and operating assets)

 

Vacuum Technique

 

4

2020 Aug 4

THN Druckluft and Produktions GmbH & Co.KG

 

Compressor Technique

 

15

2020 Jun 24

ISRA VISION AG

 

Industrial Technique

1619

800

2020 Jun 5

Ovity Air Comprimé

 

Compressor Technique

 

8

2020 Feb 28

Dekker Vacuum Technologies, Inc.

 

Vacuum Technique

217

70

2020 Feb 27

Dr. Gustav Gail Drucklufttechnik GmbH

 

Compressor Technique

 

10

2020 Jan 22

M.C. Schroeder Equipment Co., Inc.

 

Vacuum Technique

 

8

2020 Jan 16

Hydra Flow West

 

Compressor Technique

 

7

2020 Jan 3

Scheugenpflug AG

 

Industrial Technique

850

600

2019 Nov 6

WestRon

 

Compressor Technique

 

26

2019 Oct 18

Accurate Air Engineering and Compressed Air of California

 

Compressor Technique

 

52

2019 Jul 2

MGES Inc.

 

Compressor Technique

48

11

2019 Jul 2

Eurochiller S.r.l.

 

Compressor Technique

267

90

2019 Jul 1

Brooks’ Semiconductor Cryogenics Business

 

Vacuum Technique

1400

400

2019 Jun 19

Powerhouse Equipment & Engineering Co. Inc.

 

Power Technique

347

95

2019 Jun 17

Taylor Air Center

 

Compressor Technique

 

20

2019 May 29

AirCenterSüd GmbH & Co. KG

 

Compressor Technique

 

6

2019 May 27

Air Compresseur service

 

Compressor Technique

 

10

2019 May 3

Bold & Cichos GbR

 

Compressor Technique

 

15

2019 May 2

Mid South Engine & Power Systems

 

Power Technique

54

28

2019 Apr 9

PSI Compressors

 

Compressor Technique

 

6

2019 Apr 3

Jacob Drucklufttechnik Vertriebs GmbH

 

Compressor Technique

 

10

2019 Apr 2 

Air Diffusion

 

Compressor Technique

 

15

2019 Mar 19

Class 1 Incorporated

 

Compressor Technique

130

50

2019 Mar 6

Woodward Compressor Sales

 

Compressor Technique

 

15

2019 Mar 1

Appleton

 

Compressor Technique

 

15

2019 Jan 4

Industrie Pumpen Vertriebs GmbH

 

Power Technique

50

20

2018 Sep 4

Reno A/S

 

Compressor Technique

153

60

2018 Aug 1

QUISS Qualitäts-Inspektionssysteme und Service AG

 

Industrial Technique

86

45

2018 Jun 18

 

Epiroc AB

Mining & Rock Excavation Technique

31 440

12 948

2018 Apr 4

Klingel Joining Technologies

 

Industrial Technique

82

23

2018 Mar 1

Walker Filtration Ltd. 

 

Compressor Technique

330

220

2018 Feb 2


Concrete and compaction

Power Technique 

570 

200

2018 Feb 1

Hy-Performance Fluid Power

 

Mining & Rock Excavation Technique 

50

26

2018 Jan 17

Location Thermique Service SAS

 

Power Technique

70

13

2018 Jan 3

Cate Drilling Solutions LLC.

 

Mining & Rock Excavation Technique

 

35

2018 Jan 3

Rockdrill Services Australia Pty. Ltd. 

 

Mining & Rock Excavation Technique

90

37

2018 Jan 2

Renegade Drilling Supplies Proprietary Ltd. 

 

Mining & Rock Excavation Technique

 

22

2017 Oct 5

 

Dynapac

Power Technique

2900

1280

2017 Sep 7

C.H. Spencer & Company Co.

 

Compressor Technique

 

40

2017 Aug 8

Glauber Equipment Corporation (certain assets)

 

Compressor Technique

 

16

2017 Jul 4

Mobilaris MCE AB (34%)

 

Mining and Rock Excavation Technique

30

20

2017 May 3

Pressure Compressores Ltda

 

Compressor Technique

145

150

2017 May 3

Itubombas Locação Comércio Importação e Exportação Ltda

 

Construction Technique

50

40

2017 Mar 2

Orcan Basincli

 

Compressor Technique

 

17

2017 Feb 2

Erkat Spezialmaschinen und Service

 

Construction Technique

110

38

2017 Jan 3

hb Kompressoren Druckluft- und Industrietechnik

 

Compressor Technique

 

10

2016 Dec 22

Air Power of Nebraska

 

Compressor Technique

 

12

2016 Nov 24

Phillip-Tech  

 

Industrial Technique

 

45

2016 Sep 1

Leybold**

 

Compressor Technique

3150

1600

2016 Aug 5

CSK**

 

Compressor Technique

870

400

2016 Aug 2

Schneider Druckluft

 

Compressor Technique

250

110

2016 Jul 4

Roxel Rental AS

 

Construction Technique

12

2

2016 Jun 14

Bondtech

 

Industrial Technique

32

12

2016 May 2

Kohler Druckluft

 

Compressor Technique

 

30

2016 Apr 15

Scales Industrial Technologies Inc

 

Compressor Technique

 

180

2016 Apr 4

Air et Fluides Lyonnais

 

Compressor Technique

 

6

2016 Mar 2

FIAC

 

Compressor Technique

640

400

2016 Jan 12

Varisco

 

Construction Technique

270

135

2016 Jan 5

Capitol Research Equipment**

 

Compressor Technique

22

15

2015 Dec 15                   

Air Supply Systems

 

Compressor Technique

 

37

2015 Dec 4

Innovative Vacuum Solutions Inc.**

 

Compressor Technique

32

19

2015 Oct 5

NJS Technologies

 

Industrial Technique

9

7

2015 Sep 9

Air Repair Sales and Service

 

Compressor Technique

 

12

2015 Aug 7

Applied Plasma Systems**

 

Compressor Technique

9

5

2015 Jul 2

Mustang Services

 

Construction Technique

45

2

2015 Mar 24

 

Ortman Fluid Power

Compressor Technique

30

19

2015 Mar 3

Kalibriercentrum Bayern

 

Industrial Technique

28

27

2015 Feb 9

 

JC Carter

Compressor Technique

 

35

2015 Jan 8

Maes Compressoren

 

Compressor Technique

65

30

2014 Dec 31

Titan Technologies International Inc.

 

Industrial Technique

35

14

2014 Sep 10

Henrob

 

Industrial Technique

1 063

400

2014 Sep 3

Ash Air (NZ) Ltd. and Fox Air NZ Ltd.

 

Compressor Technique

162

120

2014 May 27

Cavaletti Equipamentos e Servicos Ltda

 

Compressor Technique

26

34

2014 May 5

National Pump & Compressor Ltd. & McKenzie Compressed Air Inc.

 

Compressor Technique

 

120

2014 Feb 3

Geawelltech

 

Mining and Rock Excavation Technique

 

19

2014 Jan 9

Edwards Group Ltd.**

 

Compressor Technique

6 950

3 400

2013 Nov 22

Tentec Ltd

 

Industrial Technique

105

65

2013 Oct 17

Archer Underbalanced Services

 

Mining and Rock Excavation Technique

230

75

2013 Oct 14

Synatec 

 

Industrial Technique

105

120

2013 Sep 10

Pneumatic Holdings Inc.

 

Construction Technique

73

16

2013 Sep 9

Dost Kompresör ve Endüstri Makinalari Imal Bakim ve Ticaret A.S.

 

Compressor Technique

-

16

2013 May 3

National Pump & Compressor

 

Compressor Technique

-

45

2013 May 2

Saltus-Werk Max Forst GmbH

 

Industrial Technique

70

65

2013 Apr 23

Rapid-Torc

 

Industrial Technique

75

30

2013 Apr 3

MEYCO

 

Mining and Rock Excavation Technique

190

45

2013 Mar 5

Shandong Rock Drilling Tools Co., Ltd.

 

Mining and Rock Excavation Technique

420

687

2013 Feb 28

Air et Techniques Energies Provence

 

Compressor Technique

-

30

2012 Oct 26

NewTech Drilling Products, LLC.

 

Mining and Rock Excavation Technique

45

20

2012 Aug 2

Ekomak Group

 

Compressor Technique

200

160

2012 Aug 1

Gazcon A/S

 

Compressor Technique

30

21

2012 Mar 16

Guangzhou Linghein Compressor Co.

 

Compressor Technique

100

160

2012 Feb 13

Wuxi Shengda Air/Gas Purity Equipment Co., Ltd.

 

Compressor Technique

85

130

2012 Jan 31

Neumatica - Colombian distributor

 

Mining and Rock Excavation Technique

 

15

2012 Jan 31

GIA Industri AB

 

Mining and Rock Excavation Technique

230

113

2012 Jan 12

Perfora S.p.A

 

Mining and Rock Excavation Technique

90

43

2012 Jan 4

Houston Service Industries, Inc.

 

Compressor Technique

240

123

2011 Nov 21

Seti-Tec S.A.S.

 

Industrial Technique

40

14

2011 Nov 1

Kalibrierdienst Stenger

 

Industrial Technique

 

7

2011 Oct 7

 

Self drilling anchors

Mining and Rock Excavation Technique

100

45

2011 Oct 7

SCA Schucker

 

Industrial Technique

600

280

2011 Aug 17

Penlon Medical Gas Solutions

 

Compressor Technique

120

100

2011 Jul 15

Gesan

 

Construction Technique

510

160

2011 May 31

Tencarva - US distributor

 

Compressor Technique

 

37

2011 Apr 1

ABAC Catalunya –Spanish distributor

 

Compressor Technique

 

8

2011 Mar 7

J.C. Carter

 

Compressor Technique

175

70

2010 Oct 1

Cirmac International B.V.

 

Compressor Technique

127

42

2010 Sep 8

Kramer Air Tool Inc – US distributor

 

Industrial Technique

125

50

2010 Sep 1

H&F Drilling Supplies Ltd

 

Construction & Mining

59

20

2010 Aug 31

Hartl Anlagenbau

 

Construction & Mining

197

110

2010 Jun 2

Tooling Technologies – US distributor

 

Industrial Technique

 

22

2010 May 28

American Air Products – US distributor

 

Compressor Technique

 

18

2010 Mar 1

Quincy Compressor

 

Compressor Technique

900

400

2010 Jan 18

Compressor distributor in Louisiana, USA

 

Compressor Technique

   

2009 Sep 8

Servis A.C. s.r.o.

 

Compressor Technique

10

10

2009 Apr 1

Focus and Prisma

 

Construction and Mining

93

104

2009 Jan 12

Compressor Enginering - UK distributor

 

Compressor Technique

40

39

2008 Nov 20

Aggreko European Rental

 

Compressor Technique

91

 25

2008 Aug 8

Industrial Power Sales

 

Industrial Technique

 

 61

2008 May 23

Two US distributors

 

Compressor Technique

 

 60

2008 May 2 

Hurricane and Grimmer

 

Compressor Technique

 146

 90

2008 Apr 30

Fluidcon

 

Construction & Mining

 68

 223

2008 Feb 13

 

Guimera

Compressor Technique

130

92

2008 Apr 30

 

ABIRD

Compressor Technique

94

31

2007 Dec 12

KTS

 

Industrial Technique

75

46

2007 Nov 1  

Shenyang Ruifeng

 

Construction & Mining      

100 

              700

2007 Aug 29 

 

Prime Industrial Rentals

Compressor Technique

112

52

2007 Aug 1

Mafi-Trench

 

Compressor Technique

360

120

2007 May 31 

Dynapac

 

Construction & Mining

4 600

2 100

2007 Apr 2

ABAC

 

Compressor Technique

1 700

650

2007 Mar 15 

Greenfield

 

Compressor Technique

270

200

2007 Mar 1 

Rodcraft

 

Industrial Technique

208

78

2006 Nov 28

 

Rental Service Corporation

Rental Service

11 958

5 100

2006 Oct 31 

Technisches Büro Böhm

 

Industrial Technique

54

30

2006 Oct 2

Bolaite

 

Compressor Technique

137

309

2006 Aug 28 

Microtec Systems

 

Industrial Technique

18

18

2006 Aug 25

Beacon Medaes

 

Compressor Technique

720

386

2006 Jul 13

BEMT Tryckluft

 

Compressor Technique

50

40

2006 May 8

Thiessen Team

 

Construction & Mining

160

142

2006 Feb 24

Fuji Air Tools

 

Industrial Technique

190

120

2006 Jan 3

Consolidated Rock 

 

Construction & Mining

160

50

Machinery

2006 Jan 2

BLM

 

Industrial Technique

59

44

2005 Dec 7


Stationary generator business 

Compressor Technique

 

28

2005 Nov 2

Creemers

 

Compressor Technique

56

22

2005 Oct 31

Pneumatech Inc. and ConservAIR Technologies


Compressor Technique

140

175

2005 Oct 11

Ketting Handel

 

Compressor Technique

35

13

2005 Sep 6

Intermech

 

Compressor Technique

100

45

2005 Jun 16

Contex

 

Compressor Technique

72

23

2005 Jun 1

Lutos

 

Compressor Technique

41

87

2005 Mar 21

BIAB Tryckluft

 

Compressor Technique

15

8

2005 Mar 3

GSE tech-motive

 

Industrial Technique

170

67

2005 Jan 17

Lifton

 

Construction & Mining

55

141

2005 Jan 10 

Scanrotor

 

Industrial Technique

71

33

2005 Jan 3


Professional electric tools

Industrial Technique

5 462

3 000

2004 Nov 1

IAT

 

Rental Service

375

90

2004 Sep 30

Kolfor Plant

 

Compressor Technique

49

36

2004 Sep 20

Rotex

 

Construction & Mining

73

16

2004 Sep 14

Baker Hughes Mining Tools

 

Construction & Mining

300

176

2004 Aug 23

QQPMC (joint venture)

 

Industrial Technique

50

80

2004 Jun 30

Ingersoll-Rand Drilling Solutions

 

Construction & Mining

2 200

950

2004 Jun 22

Guimerá

 

Compressor Technique

147

132

2003 Oct 31

Shenyang Rock Drilling Machinery

 

Construction & Mining 

110

220

2003 Oct 1

South African Professional Drilling Equipment + Mining services

 

Construction & Mining 

90

60

2003 Aug 8

Puska Pneumatic

 

Compressor Technique

100

25

2003 Apr 4

DreBo Werkzeugfabrik

 

Industrial  Technique

230

160

2002 Aug 22

 

Revathi Equipment

Industrial Technique

100

114

2002 Jun 3

Krupp Berco Bautechnik

 

Construction & Mining

600

420

2002 Apr 18

Liuzhou Tech Machinery Co.

 

Compressor Technique

100

190

2002 Apr 17

MAI-Ankertechnik

 

Construction & Mining

70

15

2001 Dec 6

Grassair

 

Compressor Technique

85

75

2001 Aug 31

Christensen Products

 

Construction & Mining

160

7

2001 May 1

Masons

 

Compressor Technique

140

50

2001 Q1

Various small rental cos.

 

Rental Service

36

30

2000 Q4

Various small rental cos.

 

Rental Service

49

41

2000 Oct 31

 

JKS Lamagetd

Construction & Mining

50

35

2000 Sep 6

Hobic Bit Industries

 

Construction & Mining 

60

85

2000 Q3

Various small rental cos.

 

Rental Service

115

 

2000 Q2

Various small rental cos.

 

Rental Service

130

 

2000 Apr 24

 

Atlas Copco Rotoflow

Compressor Technique

300

140

2000 Q1 

Various small rental cos.

 

Rental Service

80

 

1999 Nov 1

Tool Technics

 

Industrial Technique

40

32

1999 Q4 

Various small rental cos.

 

Rental Service

40

 

1999 Aug 31


Atlas Copco Controls

Industrial Technique

470

235

1999 Jul 29

Rental Service Corporation

 

Rental Service

5 520

3 600

1999 Jul 1

ABIRD

 

Compressor Technique

40

25

1999 Jan 1

Rand Air

 

Compressor Technique

90

200