Lahti Precision Oy (“Lahti Precision”), a Finland-based supplier of industrial weighing and dosing systems, as well as complete factories to dry mix suppliers and glass batch plants to glass manufacturers, has sold its Glass Technology business unit to Zippe Industrieanlagen GmbH (“Zippe Industrieanlagen”). MCF acted as financial adviser to Lahti Precision.
MCF advised Lahti Precision Oy in the divestment of its Glass Technology business unit to Zippe Industrieanlagen GmbH
“We are very happy to have worked together with MCF on this transaction, as they have great expertise with this type of arrangement. All communication with them has been very easy and straightforward.”
CEO of Lahti Precision Oy
The divestment of the Glass Technology business unit is in line with Lahti Precision’s strategy to focus on Industrial Weighing and Dry Mix business segments.
German Zippe Industrieanlagen is the global leader in the glass batch plants and cullet handling systems. The new owner will continue the business in Finland under the name Lahti Glass Technology Oy. The parties have agreed that Lahti Precision will complete the existing projects and equipment orders.
The Glass Technology business unit has been one of Lahti Precision’s three business areas. It offers technology for complete glass batch plants and cullet handling systems. With established blue-chip customer base, the deliveries have been made to all over the world.
Juho Koskinen, CEO of Lahti Precision Oy, said: “We are very happy to have worked together with MCF on this transaction, as they have great expertise with this type of arrangement. All communication with them has been very easy and straightforward.”
About Lahti Precision
Lahti Precision is a leading Nordic specialist supplier in the demanding field of industrial weighing and dosing. The company is also one of the largest suppliers of dry mix factories globally.
Lahti Precision offers scales, bulk handling and dosing equipment, lamella conveyors and mixers, individual weighing components, weighing automation and weighing information management systems and life cycle services, as well as spare parts, servicing, calibration and certification services.
For the dry mix industry, Lahti Precision supplies complete process plants, sub-processes and plant components.