Wickeder Group expands CNC portfolio

WaCo Gerätetechnik GmbH has acquired another subsidiary in addition to Schmidl Stahldesign GmbH. This is now also part of the Wickeder Group. This investment further expands the technological competence and production capacities in the field of high-quality CNC sheet metal processing.

BTR Lasertechnik has state-of-the-art machinery and equipment at its disposal. The core competencies include laser cutting, punching, bending, thread cutting and surface finishing. The competent and motivated employees produce individual solutions for the vehicle construction, machine and plant construction, metal construction and processing industry. In addition, the extensive material warehouse with over 450 tons of material represents a significant time saving for the customers.<

With regard to the company acquisition, says Matthias Wahl, Managing Director of WaCo Gerätetechnik:      "I am very convinced of the acquisition and welcome everyone BTR employees cordially. As part of our continuous technology expansion, we can now react even better to current market and development trends. Thanks to BTR, we will also be able to process thicker runs in the future. Structural steel and stainless steel up to 25 mm, aluminum up to 15 mm.<

BTR Managing Director Beate Porsche is also pleased about the affiliation with WaCo and the Wickeder Group: "This ensures the succession planning and long-term orientation of the company. Our technologies and products complement the WaCo portfolio very well. Together we can now offer our customers a broader spectrum according to individual customer requirements, from custom-made products to series parts to complete assembly of assemblies.”