EQT I bought Brukens Thermotreat, a heat treatment and surface coating company, in 1995. The acquisition was made in a public to private transaction. Brukens Thermotreat was one of the leading specialist in heat treatment of metals and surface coating.
During EQT's ownership, Brukens further stregthened its position as market leader in the Nordic region.
EQT I sold Brukens Thermotreat in 1997.
Key events during EQT's ownership:
- Exceptional industrial knowledge and network of the board - unique for a company of this size - provided new customers and business opportunities
- Strengthened position as Nordic market leader through acquisitions of several companies