Trelleborg’s acquisition of operations in precision seals for life science finalized

Trelleborg has finalized the acquisition of operations within Silcotech Group. The operation focuses on precision seals and components in liquid silicone, primarily for the pharmaceutical industry and medical technology sector, but also used in certain critical electronic applications.

The Silcotech Group has a manufacturing operation in Stein am Rhein in Switzerland and joint venture operations in Pernik, Bulgaria and Huizhou in southern China, and has total sales of slightly more than SEK 200 M and some 150 employees.

A press release regarding the acquisition was published on March 28, 2011.