By Liz White, ERJ staff
London-Tomkins plc has bought hose fittings maker Eifeler Maschinenebau GmbH, a division of Heitag Beteiligung GmbH and will integrate the hydraulic hose fittings business into its Gates Fluid Power business.
EMB is â€œa world-class manufacturer of high-performance hydraulic tube fittings, adapters and accessories for a variety of industrial applications,â€ according to Tomkins’ statement on the deal.
The company, headquartered in Euskirchen, Germany, has subsidiaries in Spain and China, and employs around 150 people. EMB has annual sales of around Euro 29…