Atlas Copco has acquired Woodward Compressor Sales, a distributor focused on sales and service of compressors and parts used for compressor service.

Woodward Compressor Sales Inc. is located in Charlotte, North Carolina US. The company has over 50 years of expertise in providing service, technical support, specifying and supplying parts for many different compressor brands.

“The company is a global expert when it comes to advanced knowledge in specifying and sourcing hard to find compressor parts,” said Vagner Rego, Business Area President Compressor Technique.

“Through the acquisition we will increase our ability to support customers in the US market through service,” Rego continued.

The purchase price is not material relative to Atlas Copco’s market capitalisation and is not disclosed.

The acquired business legally becomes part of Atlas Copco Compressors LLC, in the US.