Weinheim, Germany – Freudenberg Group has acquired UK seal manufacturer Metflex Precision Mouldings as part of a bid to broaden its expertise in the sealing technology business.
Based in Blackburn, north west England, Metflex develops and manufacturee diaphragms and customer-specific sealing for industrial applications.
In the 2016 financial year, Metflex had sales of €15 million and around 90 employees.
“With this acquisition, we are strengthening our established businesses in general industry with additional innovative technical solutions,” said Freudenberg Group CEO Dr. Mohsen Sohi.
Among other products, Metflex manufactures diaphragms…