TUBE NEWS 2016 May 2016 - Page 46

Schuler acquires leading die manufacturer AWEBA Traditional company with high degree of engineering expertise Werkzeugbau GmbH was previously held by private and institutional investors. The parties have agreed not to disclose any details about the purchase agreement. Takeover expands and strengthens business field die construction AWEBA was founded in 1882 as “Bernhard Hiltmann Spezialfabrik für Schnitt und Stanzwerkzeug”. The company today supplies international customers in the automotive and electrical industries, as well as machine and plant manufacturers. The product portfolio includes forming, cutting, hydroforming, [YKX\[™Y\\[\^\\[H\Z[]H[Bو\X\˂[K]\\ݘ[[[[”[\QHX\]XY\[ܛZ[™\]Z\Y[ \ZHݙ\HYHۜX[ۂXX[\UPH[\ܙX]H^[]˜X]]Y\[\\[\Y[ \Y[]YK\X[KHUPHܛ\\ۙHوHܛ8&\›XY[[ \\XHݚY\وY\[^\\˂[\H\\وH\\HYܙY[Y[ [\[X]Z\HH L \[ZH[UPB\ޙ]Yؘ]HX]YK[\[YX\ MKHUPHܛ\[\]Y[\][YHو\[8 Z[[ۋH[X[ۈ\[XXH\ݘ[وH[][[K]\]]ܚ]Y\ˈUPB[\SY[X\[Y[Y8'H\B[YYYHX\ٝ[HX[YY\[BZHUPH\ܛ\ ]]Y][و^\\H[\X\[][Y[[^[[[[Y\[ۛZH\[H\B\X]܈[\HX]Z\][ۈ\\و\ܛ]YKUPH\[Y[\Xܝ[[ܛZ[XH[[H]X\]\]Z\[Y[[[^[[[[\^\[X]]Y\[YHۜX[ۋ'BHUPHܛ\[\\\[ [K[Y[[[ YH[Y[[Y\˜[XZ\ˈH\[Hۜ [XXB][[HY[وYHX[YX\[˂UPHSY[\]Y8'XZ[˜HY[X\وH[\ܛ\[\[Y[\ܝ[]Y\܈H\\^[[ۈوUPK[\&\ؘ[X\][[[[XH\]ZXHܛ\[\][ۘ[\[H[[[H\ٚ[B\Hؘ[\[H\Y\\]\UPBܛܝ[]Y\X[]HY[XY]XH]][\'BPVH M HUPHZ[ݙ\\[\&\XۙXZ܂X]Z\][ۈ[H\[H[۝ˈ\YX\B\[HX]Z\YHXZܚ]HZH[H[\B\X[YX\\XYۈ][X[[\ق\[8 LLZ[[ۋ