MODENA, Italy (May 5, 2008) -– Trelleborg A.B. said it will acquire the privately owned Italian company Officine Meccaniche GNL S.p.A., through its Trelleborg Sealing Solutions business area.
GNL has about 60 employees and annual sales of approximately $14.9 million.
Claus Barsoe, business area president of Trelleborg Sealing Solutions, said GNL has a global presence in specialty seals for heavy-duty applications and will benefit from Trelleborg's marketing organization.
Officine Meccaniche GNL's head office and factory are located in Modena, Italy. The operations will be integrated in the business area Trelleborg Sealing Solutions. The deal is expected to complete before July.