Assa Abloy has acquired D&D Technologies, a leading designer and manufacturer of premium gate hardware, based in Australia. “The company will reinforce our current offering within gate hardware and will provide complementary growth opportunities,” says Nico Delvaux, President and CEO of Assa Abloy.
“D&D Technologies has strong expertise in developing premium gate hardware products and with its broad portfolio, is an excellent addition to the Pacific & North East Asia Division. I look forward to working with the experienced team to continue D&D’s successful journey,” says Simon Ellis, Executive Vice President and Head of Asia Pacific Assa Abloy Opening Solutions Pacific & North East Asia.
D&D Technologies was established in 1989 and has some 110 employees. The main office and factory are located in Sydney, Australia. Sales for 2021 amounted to about MAUD 68 (approx. MSEK 475) with a strong EBIT margin. The acquisition will be accretive to EPS from the start.