Trelleborg, a worldwide provider of engineered polymer components and systems, has through its business area Trelleborg Sealing Solutions fully acquired U.S.-based privately-owned Automated Dynamics, an advanced composite components manufacturer.
According to Trelleborg officials, the “bolt-on” acquisition provides new, strategic technology to develop next-generation composites to solve a myriad of challenging applications in industries such as marine, hydro and aerospace, expanding into the global marketplace.
Kristian Brok, President of Global Operations Elastomers at Trelleborg Sealing Solutions, said, “Automated Dynamics’ engineering know-how and cutting-edge technology is a strategically important addition to Trelleborg. The expanded scope of capabilities and technology will be leveraged within our global market presence.”
Automated Dynamics, located in Niskayuna, N.Y., had sales of approximately $7.8 million in 2016. The transaction was consolidated on December 1, 2017.
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