Schenck Process acquires Pentec

24-Jun-2011 - Brazil

Schenck Process, Germany is pleased to announce its acquisition of Pentec based in Caeté Brazil. Serving both the new equipment and after-sales markets, this acquisition reinforces the position of Schenck Process as a global supplier of solutions throughout the process industries.

Founded in 1975, Pentec is a leading manufacturer and supplier of polyurethane and rubber screening products. Solutions include use in vibratory screening equipment, rubber lining for ball mills and wearing parts in the mining industry.

Dr Jochen Weyrauch, President & CEO Schenck Process, commented, "We warmly welcome Pentec to the Schenck Process Group. The combined product offering now enables customers to purchase both their capital equipment, i.e. vibratory screening machines, and wearing parts from one source. Operating in often the harshest of environments in the mining and heavy industries, Schenck Process and Pentec share the same business philosophy of optimising customers' processes and safeguarding them in the long term through an excellent after-sales service.
The acquisition of Pentec is an important step in the globalisation of our Mining business. It provides a platform in Brazil for us to introduce our complete range of products and solutions for the mining industry."

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