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Wintertaling advises SPIE on the acquisition of the Numac Group

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Wintertaling advises SPIE on the acquisition of the Numac Group

SPIE expands its regional coverage in the Netherlands with the acquisition of the Numac Group

Breda, The Netherlands, 1st May 2015

SPIE, the independent European leader in multi-technical services in the areas of energy and communications, has today announced the acquisition of the Numac Group. This strategic acquisition enables SPIE Nederland to strengthen its position in the eastern region of the Netherlands. The Corporate/M&A team of Wintertaling assisted SPIE on the Acquisition.

Created in 1984, Numac is a leading industrial maintenance and technical services provider for the industry in the Netherlands. Through its 4 subsidiaries, the company offers a comprehensive portfolio of services and solutions: multi-disciplinary maintenance, metal processing equipment maintenance, electrical installation and panels’ assembly, support services for OEM. With more than 670 employees working from16 locations in the Netherlands, the Numac Group is headquartered in Venray, in the eastern part of the Netherlands. In 2014, Numac generated a turnover of €57 million.

Lei Ummels, Managing Director of SPIE Nederland, says: “This acquisition is an excellent opportunity for both companies to develop their businesses and reach new customer bases across the Netherlands. The Numac Group has activities and a diversified customer base of more than 1,000 active accounts that will enable us to deliver new products and services to existing and new clients. Also, Numac has a very strong complementarity in geographical coverage and highly trained versatile multi-technical maintenance technicians. The company has its own training centre (Num-ac-ademy) where employees are trained. This is in line with SPIE’s ambition and commitment to develop the skills of our employees at the highest level.”

Frank Snijders, CEO of the Numac Group, says: “We are delighted that Numac will be joining the SPIE group. SPIE is interested in our activities and sees our added value. As there is complementarity in maintenance know-how and no competitive overlap between Numac and SPIE Nederland, joining SPIE will offer continuity to our customers and employees.”

About Numac

Created in 1984, Numac is a leadind industrial maintenance and technical services provider for the industry in the Netherlands. Through its 4 subsidiaries, Planatec, specialists in machine industry, BIT van de Meerakker, control and installation technique, Numac TS, multidisciplinary maintenance, and Numac Ferro, machine maintenance for the metal technology, Numac offers a comprehensive portfolio of services and solutions.

(source: SPIE)