TRELLEBORG, Sweden (March 31)—Trelleborg A.B. has acquired Harbour & Marine Engineering Pty. Ltd. of Melbourne, Australia, a producer of systems for docking and mooring.
The acquisition, carried out by Trelleborg´s Trelleborg Engineered Systems business, expands the unit´s marine systems business into complete mooring systems, said Lennart Johansson, president of Engineered Systems.
Harbour & Marine Engineering´s main business involves systems that help vessels to moor in a controlled and safe manner. Trelleborg anticipates being able to integrate its expertise in marine fender systems with
Harbour & Marine´s expertise in software development and docking applications.
Financial details of the deal weren´t disclosed. Harbour & Marine has annual sales of $10.5 million and 50 employees.