Atlas Copco to acquire a leading US manufacturer of mobile vacuum pumps and packages

Nacka, Atlas Copco has agreed to acquire National Vacuum Equipment Inc., a leading local US manufacturer of industrial vacuum pumps and packages for mobile use on tanker trucks.

National Vacuum Equipment Inc. is headquartered in Traverse City, Michigan, USA and has around 100 employees.

The acquisition will add to our vacuum solutions portfolio, allowing us to enter the currently untapped mobile vacuum market,’’ said Geert Follens, Business Area President Vacuum Technique.

The purchase price is not disclosed.

National Vacuum will become part of the Industrial Vacuum Division, within the Vacuum Technique business area.

The acquisition is expected to close during Q3.