Sampsistemi acquires Setic and Pourtier

Sampsistemi announces the acquisition of the French companies: Setic and Pourtier

Bologna, IT, Release: April 16th, 2018 For immediate Release

Sampsistemi, one of the global leaders in the drawing and extrusion technology for the wire and cable market, is proud to announce the recent acquisition of Setic, Pourtier and their Service Division C2S.  The combined resources with leading technologies in each market segment in which they operate, will greatly enhance the capability to offer a complete range of products able to match the evolving needs of our customers worldwide.

Setic and Pourtier, two well-known French Companies, part of the Gauder Group, with more than 100 years of combined experience in the design and manufacture of high technology rotating equipment, will contribute in further developing and strengthening Sampsistemi’s overall process focus and expertise.

The C2S Service division, will boost the ability to support wire and cable makers on a global basis with dedicated solutions.  Throughout its over 80 years of history Sampsistemi has always believed that new ideas and effective processes are the key drive to a company’s continuous growth and development.

“Setic and Pourtier are an exciting opportunity for our Group. We are confident that our joined forces will greatly strengthen and expand our product range in the rotating machinery industry” explains Lapo Vivarelli Colonna, CEO of Sampsistemi. “The acquisition of Setic and Pourtier supports Sampsistemi’s strategy aiming at leading the market and meeting the ongoing demand for a single source-provider capable of managing the clients process with cutting edge know-how.”

Customers worldwide will benefit from a more focused approach and a new technological boost concerning machines and services, while an improved organizational structure will bring the Company closer to its customers’needs.

This acquisition is entirely complementary, in terms of portfolio, know-how and technology guaranteeing the most cost-effective solutions to clients. The actual Setic and Pourtier product portfolio will be ensured and further enhanced, as well as the fast and easy supply of original spare parts, updated technical drawings and machine software.

Sampsistemi is a Company of the Maccaferri Industrial Group, an international holding active in 7 main sectors, boasting a turnover of 1.2 billion Euro, 58 production plants and 4,600 employees worldwide.