Bodycote boosts heat treatment

Metal processing services Bodycote added to its European heat treatment division last week with a £2.6m acquisition in Germany. The company is buying Haerterei Wingens in Sprockhoevel. The German firm provides a range of heat treatment services to industry in northern Germany. It will complement Bodycote’s Dutch operation at Venlo in the Netherlands.

Metal processing services Bodycote added to its European heat treatment division last week with a £2.6m acquisition in Germany.

The company is buying Haerterei Wingens in Sprockhoevel. The German firm provides a range of heat treatment services to industry in northern Germany. It will complement Bodycote’s Dutch operation at Venlo in the Netherlands.