TRELLEBORG, Sweden (Nov. 3)—Trelleborg A.B. has agreed to acquire the operations of D.J. Profiles Ltd. of Telford, England, an extruder of industrial seals, for an undisclosed price. With annual sales of about $8 million and 70 employees, DJ Profiles will complement Trelleborg Building Systems' existing industrial seal operations in the United Kingdom, according to Peter Suter, president of the building systems division. D.J. Profiles, a 24-year-old company in Telford near Birmingham, develops, manufactures and markets industrial profiles for the construction industry and other sectors, primarily in the U.K., Trelleborg said. Trelleborg Building Systems reported sales of $244 million in 2002, with 1,200 employees. The business already has one plant in the U.K., in Coldfield, England.
Trelleborg buys English seal extruder
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