Atlas Copco Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

MachineryCompany

Atlas Copco has acquired 139 companies, including 55 in the last 5 years. A total of 5 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 7 assets.

Atlas Copco’s largest acquisition to date was in 2013, when it acquired Edwards Group for $1.6B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2006, when it sold RSC Equipment Rental to Ripplewood Holdings for $3.8B. Atlas Copco has acquired in 16 different US states, and 26 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include machinery (59%) and distribution (19%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity144
    • M&A Buy Activity137
    • M&A Sell Activity7
  • Total Sectors Invested 14
  • Total Countries Invested 26
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 39
  • M&A Advisors 1

Atlas Copco

Atlas Copco AB

Sickla Industrivag 19,
Stockholm, 105 23
Sweden,
+46 87 43 80 00
www.atlascopco.com

Atlas Copco is a diversified industrial group. The Company is a manufacturer of compressors, expanders and air treatment systems, construction and mining equipment, power tools, and assembly systems. Atlas Copco was founded in 1873 and is based in Stockholm, Sweden.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (9.0/yr) # 92 7 5 9 11 13 137
vol $2.8B $675M $69M $3.5B
Sell (0.2/yr) # 6 1 - - - - 7
vol $3.8B $3.8B
  144

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
NATEV GmbH 2021-08-31 - Add-on Acquisition
Borken, Germany · www.natev.de
CPC Pumps International, Inc. 2021-08-05 - Add-on Acquisition
Burlington, Ontario · www.cpcpumps.com
Airflow Compressors & Pneumatics Ltd. 2021-06-24 - Add-on Acquisition
Leigh, United Kingdom · www.airflow-compressors.co.uk
Compressed Air Systems, Inc. 2021-06-14 - Add-on Acquisition
Salisbury, North Carolina · www.compressedair-nc.com
ARPUMA regel- und fördertechnische Geräte GmbH 2021-05-31 - Add-on Acquisition
Kerpen, Germany · www.arpuma.de
Medigas - Operating Assets 2021-05-25 - Divestiture
Ronkonkoma, New York
MidState Air Compressor - Operating Assets 2021-05-10 - Divestiture
Berlin, Connecticut
E.K.S. Holding B.V. 2021-05-03 - Add-on Acquisition
Tilburg, Netherlands · www.eco-steamandheating.com
IBVC Vacuum S.L. 2021-04-07 - Add-on Acquisition
Madrid, Spain · www.ibericavacuum.com
Cooper Freer Ltd. 2021-03-03 - Add-on Acquisition
Leicestershire, United Kingdom · www.cooper-freer.co.uk
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Machinery 80 (58%) 1.9B (52%) 2 (29%) -
Distribution 26 (19%) - - -
Business Services 6 (4%) - 2 (29%) 3.8B (100%)
Energy Services and Equipment 4 (3%) - 1 (14%) -
Electrical Equipment 4 (3%) - - -
Manufacturing 4 (3%) - - -
Automotive 2 (1%) - - -
Medical Products 2 (1%) - - -
Retail 2 (1%) 16M (< 1%) - -
Technology Hardware 2 (1%) - - -
Test/Measurement Equipment 2 (1%) 69M (2%) - -
Electronics 1 (1%) 1.6B (45%) - -
Marketing 1 (1%) - - -
Semiconductors 1 (1%) - - -
Construction - - 1 (14%) -
Furniture - - 1 (14%) -
Total 137 $3.5B 7 $3.8B

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 36 1.1B 3 3.8B
  Texas 9 201M - -
  California 6 - 2 -
  North Carolina 3 - - -
  Michigan 3 69M - -
  Utah 2 - - -
  Massachusetts 2 675M - -
  Wisconsin 1 - - -
  South Carolina 1 - - -
  Pennsylvania 1 - - -
  New York 1 - - -
  New Jersey 1 - - -
  Nevada 1 - - -
  Indiana 1 - - -
  Connecticut 1 - - -
  Alabama 1 190M - -
  Arizona - - 1 3.8B
Germany 25 - - -
United Kingdom 11 1.6B - -
China 8 - - -
Sweden 7 789M 1 -
Netherlands 5 - 1 -
Italy 5 - - -
New Zealand 5 - - -
Canada 3 - 1 -
  Ontario 1 - 1 -
  New Brunswick 1 - - -
  British Columbia 1 - - -
India 4 - - -
South Africa 4 - - -
France 3 - - -
Spain 3 - - -
Austria 2 - - -
Brazil 2 - - -
Denmark 2 - - -
Switzerland 2 - - -
Turkey 2 - - -
Belgium 1 - - -
Czech Republic 1 - - -
Finland 1 - - -
Japan 1 - - -
Liechtenstein 1 - - -
Nigeria 1 - - -
Norway - - 1 -
South Korea 1 - - -
Taiwan 1 - - -
  Montana 1 - - -
Domestic 7 (5%) 789M (22%) 1 (14%) -
Cross-border 130 (95%) 2.8B (78%) 6 (86%) 3.8B (100%)
Total 137 $3.5B 7 $3.8B

Top M&A Advisors

Legal Deals
Loschelder Rechtsanwälte
2

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 1 $1.6B
$100M to $1B 4 $1.9B
< $100M 2 $85M
TOTAL $3.5B
Largest Edwards Group Ltd.
$1.6B (2013-08-19)
sell # Total
> $1B 1 $3.8B
TOTAL $3.8B
Largest RSC Equipment Rental, Inc.
$3.8B (2006-10-06)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
2%
3 (2%)
Strategic(s)
19%
26 (19%)
Divested to
Investor(s)
43%
3 (43%)
Strategic(s)
57%
4 (57%)

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