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Atlas Copco to acquire company in healthcare sector

Atlas Copco North America has signed an agreement to acquire Beacon Holdings Corporation (parent company to BeaconMedaes and Medaes), United States, from The Riverside Company. The BeaconMedaes group is a solutions provider, predominantly of medical air systems and medical utility delivery systems for hospitals. "This acquisition supports Atlas Copco's strategy of extending our offering into certain identified specialised markets. With BeaconMedaes, we will be able to provide medical air solutions to end customers in the growing healthcare market," says Bengt Kvarnback, Business Area President, Atlas Copco Compressor Technique. The medical air market is a growing segment worldwide and has an aftermarket business with a good potential. Currently Atlas Copco supplies a range of air compressors, dryers and filters to the medical sector. This acquisition of BeaconMedaes will add value to end users by making Atlas Copco, with its global market coverage, a single source solutions provider for medical air products, pipeline components and services.
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