Atlas Copco is expanding its global footprint, having announced its acquisition of Tekser Endüstriyel Cihazlar Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş (Tekser).

Based in Istanbul, Turkey, Tekser is a distributor of Leybold vacuum equipment, as well as vacuum service.

Geert Follens, Business Area President Vacuum Technique, said, “We have had a successful partnership with Tekser since many years.”

“The acquisition will allow us to get even closer to our customers and better serve the vacuum, market in Turkey.”

Now acquired, Tekser will become part of the Vacuum Technique Service Division within the Vacuum Technique Business Area.

The purchase price was not disclosed,