Atlas Copco is expanding its US footprint, having today (4th July) completed the acquisition National Vacuum Equipment.

Headquartered in Michigan, National Vacuum Equipment is a manufacturer of industrial vacuum pumps and packages for mobile use on tanker trucks.

At present, the firm has approximately 100 employees and an annual revenue of approximately $26m.

Now acquired, National Vacuum Equipment will become part of the Industrial Vacuum Division, within the Vacuum Technique business area.

The purchase price was not disclosed.