Lingl Expands Core Competences in Machinery and Plant Engineering
Lingl Anlagenbau und Verfahrenstechnik GmbH & Co. KG (Lingl) acquired the know-how and the intangible assets of SMB Maschinenbau GmbH/DE as part of an asset deal.
Based in Vöhringen, SMB is a regionally well-known and recognized company specialized in machinery and plant engineering for the timber processing industry. With this acquisition, Lingl expands its core competences in the machinery and plant engineering sector by adding a new business segment to the group’s portfolio. The newly-established SMB Maschinenbau GmbH & Co. KG headed by Hugo Schneider, Managing Director, started already production with 10 former SMB employees at Lingl headquarters in Krumbach. A first major order placed by the Fruytier Group in Belgium is already in hand.