June 19, 2014: Swegon Acquires Vibro-Acoustics
Vibro-Acoustics Is Headquartered in Canada with Additional Manufacturing Facilities in the US
KVÄNUM, Sweden — Swegon AB, a provider of commercial and residential indoor climate solutions, has acquired Vibro-Acoustics®, a leading provider of noise and vibration control solutions in North America.
Vibro-Acoustics is headquartered in Canada in the city of Toronto, with two additional manufacturing facilities in the United States in Reno, Nevada, and Nashville, Tennessee.
“The North American HVAC market is extensive and so far we have only had a limited presence there. As we now expand our business, we are very pleased to do it together with Vibro-Acoustics. They are a well-managed company with a long and successful history. Also, their strong focus on delivering high quality system solutions to our joint customer base fits well with Swegon’s market approach,” said Hannu Saastamoinen, CEO of Swegon.
At its headquarters, Vibro-Acoustics provides design assistance to the HVAC consulting community to help them avoid noise problems in ventilation systems. At its three production sites, Vibro-Acoustics manufactures noise control, vibration isolation, air handling, and restraint products.
Saastamoinen added, “Vibro-Acoustics is well established in the North American market and has a widely developed network of sales representatives. We see many positive opportunities for our joint future business development. Vibro-Acoustics is going to give us a very solid base from which we can take Swegons’ overall North American business to a completely new level going forward.”
Publication date: 6/16/2014