Bühler acquires Italian Brescia Presse S.r.l. – Die Casting business unit adds to its range of services09/07/2012 Bühler acquired the Business Unit Revisions and Retrofits of the Italian company Brescia Presse S.r.l. a few days ago. This company has collaborated closely with Bühler since 2005. Headquartered in the northern Italian city of Brescia, the company enjoys an outstanding reputation far beyond Italy for its high quality in reconditioning die casting machines. With its acquisition by Bühler, vast experience in the reconditioning and retrofitting of die casting machines has been merged with Bühler’s expertise and know-how in the design and production of die casting systems. Brescia Presse S.r.l. has some 30 employees and generates annual sales (turnover) of about EUR 3.5 million. All the employees of the Business Unit will be retained by Bühler. The company will continue to be headed by the current managing director. The senior management will beretained, strengthened by the Bühler managers for Italy.
Competent and complete support from a single source
With this acquisition, we are adding the reconditioning of die casting machines and systems to our range of services. The emphasis will be on overhauling Bühler die casting machines of all types and sizes, without however excluding non-Bühler machines. Geographically speaking, activities will be centered on Europe. With this step, Bühler can act as a single source offering complete and competent support in every respect. Should you have any questions regarding this acquisition, please feel free to address your usual contact.
Contact: Walter Baumberger, AMBD, T +41 71 955 26 73,