The Dürr-Group ("Dürr"), a leading international mechanical and plant engineering group, completed the acquisition of the industrial exhaust-air purification technology of the US-based Babcock & Wilcox, Inc., namely Babcock & Wilcox MEGTEC LLC and Babcock & Wilcox MEGTEC Holdings Inc., through its subsidiary, Dürr Inc., on 8th of October, 2018. Babcock & Wilcox MEGTEC LLC, which is responsible for the operative US business, will be named Durr MEGTEC, LLC.
Merging MEGTEC's activities with the existing environmental activities of the Dürr-Group will create a leading supplier of environmental technology systems for industrial exhaust-air purification. Thanks to its comprehensive technology and service range as well as its global positioning, customer requirements can now be better met. Dürr wants to significantly expand its environmental technology business and sees this area as a core business. Under the company acquisition agreement, Dürr MEGTEC will fulfill all its current contractual obligations toward its customers and maintain the service for existing Durr MEGTEC systems.
Further information on the Dürr-Group can be found at www.durr-group.com.