Atlas Copco is to acquire German dispensing solutions supplier Scheugenpflug.

The deal is expected to complete during the first quarter of 2020 and will strengthen Atlas Copco’s position in industrial dispensing solutions.

The acquired business will become part of Atlas Copco’s Industrial Assembly Solutions division in the Industrial Technique business area.

Based in Neustadt an der Donau near Munich, Scheugenpflug specialises in highly automated system solutions such as dispensing cells and vacuum potting chambers.

Henrik Elmin, Business Area President Industrial Technique, said, “The acquisition of Scheugenpflug AG, a successful company with experienced employees, will strengthen our position in industrial dispensing solutions.”

“Their solutions are used mainly for components used in the automotive, medical and machinery industries.”

“The acquisition will complement and broaden our offering towards a larger group of customers.”

The purchase price was not disclosed.