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Eisenmann celebrates opening of Mexico office

03 August 2022

Eisenmann celebrates opening of Mexico office

The recovery of Eisenmann is remarkable. Also to customers in Mexico.

inlumi and Jigsaw join forces

01 July 2022

inlumi and Jigsaw join forces

The customer journeys ahead of us in digitalisation require deeper competences in data analytics, change strategy and agile technology implementation. The strengths and capabilities needed to deliver exist across inlumi and Jigsaw.

Closed our fifth fund

30 March 2022

Closed our fifth fund

We are pleased to announce the first and final close of our fifth fund (‘Fund V’) in March 2022. The new fund has a hard cap of EUR 90 million and our team will continue to follow the same investment philosophy it has followed very successfully over recent decades.

Standard Fasel joins the Babcock Wanson Group

30 September 2021

Standard Fasel joins the Babcock Wanson Group

Standard Fasel is one of the market leaders in the Netherlands and experienced strong growth in sales and profitability in the past three years. Under the drive of Kartesia, its new majority shareholder, Babcock Wanson continues its external growth strategy by welcoming Standard Fasel into the group.

Majority shareholding in BontexGeo Group sold to Waterland

24 September 2021

Majority shareholding in BontexGeo Group sold to Waterland

We are proud to announce that we sold our stake in BontexGeo Group, a specialized developer, manufacturer and seller of geosynthetic products, to Waterland Private Equity.

NOE-Schaltechnik is debt free

30 August 2021

NOE-Schaltechnik is debt free

When Nimbus invested in NOE-Schaltechnik in 2017 the company was facing significant debts, while the company was actually needing financial headroom for investments in its rental yard.

MegaGroup acquires Reber GmbH

21 July 2021

MegaGroup acquires Reber GmbH

MegaGroup, one of our existing and well performing (highly profitable and growing) portfolio companies, has acquired the German Reber GmbH in order to grow the German agricultural and landscaping irrigation business.

Looking to a bright future with inlumi

04 June 2021

Looking to a bright future with inlumi

We are delighted to announce a partnership with inlumi and supporting them with their mission to help organisations face unprecedented challenges and become fit for the future.

BontexGeo acquires ABG

05 May 2021

BontexGeo acquires ABG

The BontexGeo Group has agreed on the acquisition of 100 % of the shares of the West Yorkshire (UK) based company ABG Ltd, specialized in the development and sale of geosynthetic systems with a market leading position in the United Kingdom.

Nimbus supports MBO of Hawthorn Timber Limited

30 April 2021

Nimbus supports MBO of Hawthorn Timber Limited

Hull based Hawthorn Timber Limited is a leading processor and distributor of high-quality soft woodbased products and sheet materials.

Gutteling sold to Trelleborg AB

05 March 2021

Gutteling sold to Trelleborg AB

Nimbus is pleased to announce the divestment of composite hoses producer Gutteling to Trelleborg AB

BontexGeo acquires Stratex

18 February 2021

BontexGeo acquires Stratex

The BontexGeo Group, has agreed on the acquisition of 100% of the shares of the Swiss based company Stratex SA, specialized in the sale of geosynthetic and building products with a strong market position in Switzerland . In close cooperation with BontexGeo’s management Nimbus completed the deal in February 2021.

BontexGeo acquires Terageos

13 January 2021

BontexGeo acquires Terageos

The BontexGeo Group, European industry leader in the production and sale of geotextiles for civil engineering applications, has agreed on the acquisition of 100 % of the shares of the French based company Terageos SA. In close cooperation with BontexGeo’s management Nimbus completed the deal at the end of December 2020.

Nimbus invests in Eisenmann

02 October 2020

Nimbus invests in Eisenmann

Eisenmann, renowned manufacturer of paint and assembly lines, engineered and built more than 2.500 installations all over the globe.

Nimbus completes the sale of Halo Foods Ltd to an affiliate of Peak Rock Capital

17 September 2020

Nimbus completes the sale of Halo Foods Ltd to an affiliate of Peak Rock Capital

Nimbus announced today that it has completed the sale of Halo Foods Ltd. (“Halo” or the “Company”) to an affiliate of Peak Rock Capital (“Peak Rock”) in partnership with the management team of Halo.

Customade group acquired by Nimbus

30 June 2020

Customade group acquired by Nimbus

Together with financing source Midcap Financial, Nimbus has agreed to buy the majority of the Customade Group out of administration and create a new group. The new group is made up of Virtuoso Doors, Norwich PVCu, Stonehouse PVCu, Real Aluminium, Atlas, Fineline Aluminium and Stevenswood.

Nimbus acquires Dresselhaus

11 March 2020

Nimbus acquires Dresselhaus

In March 2020 Nimbus acquired all shares of Dresselhaus GmbH & Co. KG, one of the largest suppliers of fasteners and fixing technology in Europe. In addition to parts, the company also offers customers C-parts management and logistic support, relieving them of the administrative burden of C-parts sourcing and stocking.

Nimbus acquires Paralloy and FVC from Doncasters Group

08 January 2020

Nimbus acquires Paralloy and FVC from Doncasters Group

At the start of 2020 Nimbus has acquired the Centrifugal Castings Division of Doncaster’s Group . The division comprises of Teeside based Paralloy and South Yorkshire based FVC both providing specialist engineered products that service domestic and international markets in the petrochemicals, and aerospace industries respectively.

Healthy growth for Halo Foods

02 December 2019

Healthy growth for Halo Foods

Halo Foods, the UK-based manufacturer of nutritious bars and snacks, has recently opened a new production line. Requiring an investment of £5 million, the new line will expand the company’s production capacity by 50 per cent. The additional capacity is necessary to meet the growing demand for Halo Food’s bar developing and manufacturing capabilities.

Rampf invests in modernizing Allmendingen factory

18 November 2019

Rampf invests in modernizing Allmendingen factory

With an investment of several million euros, mold maker Rampf modernizes their location in Allmendingen.

Banknotes with augmented reality at Royal Joh. Enschedé

18 November 2019

Banknotes with augmented reality at Royal Joh. Enschedé

Royal Joh. Enschedé goes back to its roots by printing banknotes again. At MyEventNote banknotes are updated with the latest interactive and marketing features, virtual reality and games.

Acquisition of the geotextiles division from Low & Bonar

04 September 2019

Acquisition of the geotextiles division from Low & Bonar

The purchase of this Needle-Punched Non-Wovens (“NPNW”) business covers both Low & Bonar Hungary kft (Hungary) and Low & Bonar NV (Belgium).

CIG group divests THR Marine

03 September 2019

CIG group divests THR Marine

Nimbus is pleased to announce that CIG International has divested THR Marine, a Groningen based company specialized in the design, manufacture, installation and maintenance of winches, anchors and mooring equipment.

STURM Gruppe and Nimbus set to secure future success

11 July 2019

STURM Gruppe and Nimbus set to secure future success

Nimbus is pleased to announce its acquisition of the majority of shares of Sturm Gruppe on 1st April 2019. Sturm Gruppe plans, develops and implements turnkey machines, systems and special machines to specific requirements, tailoring them to clients’ wishes. The company relies on the combined expertise of some 800 specialists and creative lateral thinkers.

Indutrade acquires QbiQ Group

19 June 2019

Indutrade acquires QbiQ Group

We are happy to announce that on 26th April last Indutrade has signed an agreement to acquire all of the shares in QbiQ Group B.V. The company now owns both QbiQ B.V. as well as Plooijer Zaandam B.V.

Nimbus carves new opportunities for Intega

16 April 2019

Nimbus carves new opportunities for Intega

In a carve-out acquisition, Nimbus has taken over German high-purity media specialist Intega from its previous owner, gas provider Air Liquide. Nimbus supports Intega’s next phase of growth, enabling the high-tech company to realize its full potential in existing and new markets.

Addtech acquires Omniray Switzerland

01 April 2019

Addtech acquires Omniray Switzerland

Nimbus has sold its shares in Omniray AG to Swedish publicly listed technology trading group Addtech AB

MAAS eyes sustainable growth with Nimbus

04 February 2019

MAAS eyes sustainable growth with Nimbus

Dutch coffee and vending machine expert MAAS is set on scaling up its operations following the company’s acquisition by Nimbus in January 2019.

Nimbus takes Kranwerke Mannheim to new heights

17 January 2019

Nimbus takes Kranwerke Mannheim to new heights

Nimbus hands-on investors has acquired Mannheim-based crane builder KW-Kranwerke AG (KWM) from its previous main shareholder. As part of the company’s succession plan, KWM’s business owner decided to sell his shares to Nimbus effective January 1st, 2019, while the company’s Executive Board remains active.

Nimbus to expand into United Kingdom

24 October 2018

Nimbus to expand into United Kingdom

Nimbus is to open offices in the United Kingdom as the company launches its fourth fund. Nimbus has appointed veteran investor Chris Clegg, a former Partner at Endless, to Chair their UK operations.

AUCTUS takes over Robert Bürkle GmbH

18 September 2018

AUCTUS takes over Robert Bürkle GmbH

We are pleased to announce the acquisition of Robert Bürkle GmbH by AUCTUS Capital Partners AG, Munich. AUCTUS takes over the majority shares in the company. The contract was signed on 13th September 2018, subject to approval by the German Federal Cartel Office.

Remako and Papyrolux move into their new building

03 September 2018

Remako and Papyrolux move into their new building

The construction of the brand new warehouse and factory in Biddinghuizen was finished in line with schedule. The premises comprises of 13.000 square meters inside workspace and 7.000 square meters outside area. On the roof 270 solar panels provide a large part of the electricity needs of the operation.

Primoteq sold to Norwegian KIS Group

27 August 2018

Primoteq sold to Norwegian KIS Group

Primoteq, a company that finds its origin in the well-known Stork group, has been the Dutch specialist in maintenance of CNC machines and lifting equipment for more than 150 years.

THR Marine is the new name for SEC Groningen

24 November 2017

THR Marine is the new name for SEC Groningen

During a festive gathering at Europort, the exhibition for maritime technology in Rotterdam Ahoy’, Roel de Graaf, Managing Director of Netherlands Maritime Technology (NMT), unveiled the new logo of THR Marine, formaly known as SEC Groningen (a CIG company).

Dossche Mills acquires Meneba

06 November 2017

Dossche Mills acquires Meneba

Dutch wheat miller Meneba and Belgian family owned Dossche Mills have reached agreement to join forces and become a leading player in the EU in the field of producing and selling flour, flour mixes and derived products.

Nimbus participates in NOE-Schaltechnik

02 November 2017

Nimbus participates in NOE-Schaltechnik

Founded in 1957, the family-owned company NOE, based in Süssen, Baden-Württemberg, is a leading supplier of concrete formwork.

First pole for Remako and Papyrolux

26 October 2017

First pole for Remako and Papyrolux

Today Remako and Papyrolux celebrate the ceremonial hitting of the first pole of their new warehouse and production facility in Biddinghuizen.

Zobel Values acquires RCP

22 September 2017

Zobel Values acquires RCP

RCP is a leading manufacturer of single-use products for home and body care, based in Ranstadt Germany.

Growth injection for Thermaflex

29 July 2017

Growth injection for Thermaflex

Thermaflex develops smart and sustainable solutions for heating, cooling and potable water.

MegaGroup qualified as Best Employer 2017/18

15 July 2017

MegaGroup qualified as Best Employer 2017/18

On the basis of the outcome of an employee satisfaction study MegaGroup won the award for Best Employer in the category wholesale Netherlands.

New name and logo DEKC Maritime

14 July 2017

New name and logo DEKC Maritime

CIG Maritime Technologies has changed its name to DEKC Maritime.

Interhandler celebrates opening new Warsaw branch

25 May 2017

Interhandler celebrates opening new Warsaw branch

On a beautiful warm day in May Interhandler received a large number of customers in Warsaw to celebrate the opening of a state of the art branch.

Purchase of Central Industry Group

29 November 2016

Purchase of Central Industry Group

Central Industry Group (CIG) is an industrial conglomerate engaged in shipbuilding, constructional design and production for complex architectural projects and the renewable energy industry worldwide.

Ebu divested to Jiangsu Xuzhou

17 November 2016

Ebu divested to Jiangsu Xuzhou

ebu UMFORMTECHNIK is a German machine building company for all fields of forming technology with high expertise in automatic punching presses.

Nimbus acquires Holland Herstel Groep

01 August 2016

Nimbus acquires Holland Herstel Groep

Holland Herstel Groep (HHG) started in 1994 with only two men and became part of the Rentokil Group nine years later. The company provides first emergency aid and direct damage stop in the event of a fire as well as cleaning and repair after serious water damage.

SFKLeblanc sold to Axcel

12 July 2016

SFKLeblanc sold to Axcel

Maj Invest Equity and Nimbus have entered into an agreement to sell their shares in SFK LEBLANC A/S to Axcel.

Halo Foods acquired from Raisio

12 July 2016

Halo Foods acquired from Raisio

Halo Foods is the leading UK manufacturer of healthy snack bars

Acquisition of battenfeld-cincinnati

22 June 2016

Acquisition of battenfeld-cincinnati

The battenfeld-cincinnati group with production facilities in Germany, Austria, China and USA is a leading manufacturer of energy-efficient, high-performance extruders and complete extrusion lines according to customers’ specifications.

Omniray acquires Dietrich + Blum

31 May 2016

Omniray acquires Dietrich + Blum

After the successful integration of SMT Keller and Econotec, Omniray makes another move in Switzerland by acquiring 100% of the shares of Dietrich + Blum AG.

Omniray Group acquires LaboTest

19 April 2016

Omniray Group acquires LaboTest

LaboTest, a Nordic group of companies that has its main focus on providing their customers with solutions, systems, service and equipment for climate and vibration testing was acquired by Omniray Group, based in the Netherlands.

Backing for growth Boemer Rental Services Group

02 November 2015

Backing for growth Boemer Rental Services Group

The Boemer Rental Services Group is one of the European leading companies facilitating organisers, standbuilders, event agencies, venues and exhibitors who aim to inspire and convince through live communication.

The GEFCO Group acquires IJS Global to strengthen its international air and sea freight services

30 October 2015

The GEFCO Group acquires IJS Global to strengthen its international air and sea freight services

The GEFCO Group, a global player in logistics for manufacturers and the European leader in automotive logistics, has signed an agreement with Nimbus to acquire the Dutch company IJS Global, specialized in sea and airfreight operations.

Nimbus invests in Werner

18 September 2015

Nimbus invests in Werner

Werner Forst- und Industrietechnik GmbH designs, engineers, constructs and maintains custom vehicles, equipment, cable winches and crane-superstructures for use in forestry and other industries. The company was founded more than 100 years ago in Trier, Germany. It currently employs 80 employees.

Veenhuis returns to its family

18 September 2015

Veenhuis returns to its family

After the recently closed transaction Veenhuis Machines BV in Raalte is now owned again for 100% by the Veenhuis family. Veenhuis Machines focuses on the niche market of machines to transport, use and process liquid manure.

Nowy Styl Group takes over SITAG

11 September 2015

Nowy Styl Group takes over SITAG

Nowy Styl Group, one of the leaders of the European office furniture market, signed a contract in Zurich concerning the acquisition of SITAG AG, based in Switzerland.

JBT Corporation acquires Stork Food & Dairy Systems

18 July 2015

JBT Corporation acquires Stork Food & Dairy Systems

JBT Corporation (NYSE: JBT), a global technology solutions provider to the food processing and air transportation industries, announced today the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire the shares of Stork Food & Dairy Systems B.V., a leading filling and sterilization solutions provider. The transaction is expected to close in the third quarter of 2015.

Rosti Group acquires Bianor Poland and Romania

08 July 2015

Rosti Group acquires Bianor Poland and Romania

Nimbus announces the signing of an agreement regarding the acquisition of 100% of the shares in the Bianor group of companies by Rosti Group. Bianor is an injection moulder and assembly-solutions provider to the major OEMs within the small household appliances, electrical goods and safety accessories sectors

Stöpler now part of the Nimbus group

01 June 2015

Stöpler now part of the Nimbus group

Stöpler is one of the oldest companies in Netherlands, Belgium and Luxemburg supplying medical products and services to hospitals and other healthcare institutions. In its wide range of product groups Stöpler has the exclusive rights to represent a number of A-brands and with some specific products Stöpler is marketleader.

Acquisition of MegaGroup

17 March 2015

Acquisition of MegaGroup

MegaGroup is a pan-European distributor of water technics and pool products for installers, wholesalers and retailers with headquarters in Veghel, the Netherlands. MegaGroup is the market leader in its segment with sales of over 80 million euros in the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, the UK, Scandinavia and Poland.

Investment in Chocolaterie de Bourgogne

27 February 2015

Investment in Chocolaterie de Bourgogne

Chocolaterie de Bourgogne is a large producer of high quality chocolate, based in Dijon, France. The company was established in 1912. The LANVIN family expanded the company before it was taken over by confectionery giant Rowntree McIntosh, later by the food conglomerate Nestle and eventually by the world’s largest chocolate manufacturer Barry Callebaut.

ICS solutions sold to JBT Corporation

01 July 2014

ICS solutions sold to JBT Corporation

ICS Solutions, located in Amsterdam, The Netherlands and Gainesville, GA (U.S.A.), is a worldwide leader in the engineering, installation and servicing of high-capacity food preservation equipment.

Growth injection for IJS Global

15 May 2014

Growth injection for IJS Global

IJS Global is a worldwide logistics service provider with headquarters in the Netherlands.

Nimbus acquires majority stake in Robert Bürkle GmbH

20 December 2013

Nimbus acquires majority stake in Robert Bürkle GmbH

Robert Bürkle GmbH is a leading global producer of presses and coating machines.

CIREX has a new owner

28 October 2013

CIREX has a new owner

After nearly fourteen years with Nimbus, CIREX moves on to new shareholders.

Vakmedianet acquires portfolios Assurantie Magazine and Algemeen & Financieel Management

15 October 2013

Vakmedianet acquires portfolios Assurantie Magazine and Algemeen & Financieel Management

With a new takeover Vakmedianet expands its leading position in B2B-information.

SFK Systems and Nawi merge

02 September 2013

SFK Systems and Nawi merge

SFK LEBLANC, formerly SFK Systems A/S, (Denmark) and NAWI BV (The Netherlands) today announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement. The resulting company, operating under the name SFK LEBLANC, will be one of the world’s leading manufacturers of high-end slaughter, cutting and deboning lines for the red meat industry and logistic solutions for the food processing industry.

Swiss Webshop Omni Ray live

19 July 2013

Swiss Webshop Omni Ray live

As of today customers of Omni Ray Switzerland have the option to order directly from the webshop of Omni Ray AG.

Rabo Capital and management take over Unicorn

03 July 2013

Rabo Capital and management take over Unicorn

Since the carve-out from the Meneba group in May 2011, Unicorn has become completely independent with an own, renewed strategy.

Nimbus adds ebu Umformtechnik to portfolio

01 March 2012

Nimbus adds ebu Umformtechnik to portfolio

Early in 2012 Nimbus acquired the industrial stamping machine-building activities of the insolvent Burkhardt GmbH Group in Bayreuth, Germany.

Primoteq taken over from Stork Technical Services

01 March 2012

Primoteq taken over from Stork Technical Services

Today, Nimbus hands-on-investors and part of the company’s management have taken over Stork Primoteq from Stork Technical Services.

Strategic realignment in RCP Ranstadt

01 December 2011

Strategic realignment in RCP Ranstadt

In order to provide its customers with an optimal service and products of the highest quality as well as to focus on continued growth, RCP Ranstadt GmbH has decided to separate its organisation into two business units: “Co-packing” and “Single wipes”.

HerkulesGroup acquires Union

01 July 2011

HerkulesGroup acquires Union

With the acquisition of UNION Werkzeugmaschinen GmbH Chemnitz from Nimbus, HerkulesGroup has materialized their long-term strategy for expanding the product range.

Capital to grow for Schelde Exotech

01 July 2011

Capital to grow for Schelde Exotech

Located on the terrains of the shipyard Damen Schelde in Vlissingen, Schelde Exotech is a company with focus on the design and manufacturing of special products for customers active in the market for energy, nuclear energy, chemical and petrochemical industry, scientific experiments and particle physics.

Nimbus buys Vermeer Eemhaven International

01 July 2011

Nimbus buys Vermeer Eemhaven International

Nimbus announces that it has taken a majority stake in Vermeer Eemhaven International, Vermeer Process Technology and Vermeer Site Services.

Bianor builds new factory in Bialystok, Poland

01 July 2011

Bianor builds new factory in Bialystok, Poland

Following the successful operational transformation the company is now expanding its client portfolio and winning new projects from existing clients. To cope with rising demand and to support diversification of its product and service offering, Bianor needs additional capacity.

Bohnacker acquired

01 March 2011

Bohnacker acquired

Nimbus has acquired the assets of Rudolf Bohnacker Systeme GmbH.

United Dutch Breweries divested to management and Egeria

01 March 2011

United Dutch Breweries divested to management and Egeria

Dutch investment company Egeria has taken over the shares of United Dutch Breweries together with UDB’s management.

Sencio is new name of Elmos Advanced Packaging, acquired from Elmos

01 January 2011

Sencio is new name of Elmos Advanced Packaging, acquired from Elmos

Nimbus has acquired Elmos Advanced Packaging in Nijmegen together with manager John Pleumeekers.

Nimbus teams up with management in Unified Post

01 December 2010

Nimbus teams up with management in Unified Post

Nimbus has acquired a majority stake in UnifiedPost. The fund took over the shares of two private investors and Belgian investment fund SRIW Techno, and committed to a capital increase. SRIW Techno provides a long term loan. The management of UnifiedPost remains an inportant shareholder.

DutchView merges with Avi-Team

01 December 2010

DutchView merges with Avi-Team

The Avi-TEAM group takes over the shares of Dutchview Holding. The merger is driven by market developments, ambitions and the strengths of both companies. The merger brings the best crafts in the field of audiovisual techniques, innovation and content together. This offers the new enterprise important growth opportunities in the international market as well as in the domestic market

LAN enters into strategic alliance with PAS Reform

01 November 2010

LAN enters into strategic alliance with PAS Reform

LAN Handling Systems International in Tilburg started a strategic cooperation with Pas Reform one year earlier to focus on advanced design of machines for the automated handling of poultry produced with Pas Reform’s hatchery machines.

Cirex completes 5 million investment program

01 June 2010

Cirex completes 5 million investment program

For more information:
www.cirex.nl

Omni Ray acquires Econotec

01 March 2010

Omni Ray acquires Econotec

In the year that Omni Ray is celebrating its 60-years anniversary, it has agreed to acquire the shares of Econotec AG

Nimbus buys Stork Food and Dairy Systems from Marel

01 February 2010

Nimbus buys Stork Food and Dairy Systems from Marel

Nimbus has reached an agreement with Marel on the purchase of the Food & Dairy division of Stork Food Systems, excluding its operations in Spain.

Huge orders for Nawi

01 December 2009

Huge orders for Nawi

Nawi managing director Stephan Toxopeus is delighted to see the end of the crisis.

Veenhuis divests feeder wagon business

01 November 2009

Veenhuis divests feeder wagon business

As the turnover in the field of manure handling of Veenhuis machines has doubled in the last four years, the company has decided to completely focus on these activities.

Nimbus 10 years celebrated with spectacular race

01 October 2009

Nimbus 10 years celebrated with spectacular race

The official celebration of the 10th year anniversary of Nimbus took place in Zandvoort. The challenging venue attracted a good crowd of valued business partners of Nimbus. After some rounds of instructions, the heat was on.

BINZ launches next generation specialty vehicles

01 October 2009

BINZ launches next generation specialty vehicles

Specialist car maker BINZ in Lorch, Southwest Germany launches the new generation of specialty vehicles based on Mercedes new E-Class.

Nimbus buys Sitag from Samas

01 February 2009

Nimbus buys Sitag from Samas

The Dutch office furniture group Samas has sold Sitag AG to Nimbus and Sitag management.

Nimbus acquires contract packaging specialist RCP Ranstadt

01 February 2009

Nimbus acquires contract packaging specialist RCP Ranstadt

Nimbus has acquired all the shares of contract packaging specialist Budelpack Ranstadt.

Katjes Fassin and Lamy Lutti are joining forces

01 February 2009

Katjes Fassin and Lamy Lutti are joining forces

Katjes Fassin has taken a minority share in Lamy Lutti in order to form an international strategic alliance.

Dutchview takes over broadcasting facilities of RTL Netherlands

01 October 2008

Dutchview takes over broadcasting facilities of RTL Netherlands

Today Dutchview announces that it plans to take over the activities of broadcasting facilities of RTL Netherlands, starting January 1 2009. RTL Netherlands retains the Master Control Room and the tapes archive. This addition to its service package enables Dutchview to strengthen its position in the Dutch market.

UDB: Breda now locally brewed in Guernsey

01 September 2008

UDB: Breda now locally brewed in Guernsey

United Dutch Breweries’ Breda beer is one of the favorite lagers on the Channel Islands. As of last week the beer, which has been sold for more than 60 years on the islands, is now brewed by local brewery Randall’s.

Nimbus provides Nawi with growth capital

01 August 2008

Nimbus provides Nawi with growth capital

Today Nimbus is pleased to announce that we have reached agreement on the injection of a substantial amount of growth capital for Nawi.

Metric Power sold to Swedish Litorina Kapital

01 December 2007

Metric Power sold to Swedish Litorina Kapital

Pion Holding BV, a joint venture between Nimbus (60%) and Pon Holdings BV (40%), announces that it has sold all the shares of the Metric Power companies to Swedish private equity firm Litorina Kapital.

Buy-out Landre Machines

01 November 2007

Buy-out Landre Machines

Pion Holdings BV, a joint venture between Nimbus (60%) and Pon Holding (40%), has sold all the shares of Landre Machines to its management backed by Noorderhuys Participaties.

VWR Acquires Omnilabo

01 November 2007

VWR Acquires Omnilabo

Pion Holding B.V., a joint venture between Nimbus (60%) and Pon Holdings B.V. (40%), announces that it has sold all shares of Omnilabo International B.V. to VWR International, LLC.

United Dutch Breweries: corporate divestment

01 November 2007

United Dutch Breweries: corporate divestment

United Dutch Breweries: corporate divestment

ABN Amro Participaties enables Eekels pumps to seek further growth

01 October 2007

ABN Amro Participaties enables Eekels pumps to seek further growth

ABN AMRO Participaties and Erik Leenart, Managing Director of Eekels, are acquiring pump distributor and manufacturer Eekels from Nimbus (60%) and Pon Holdings (40%). The takeover will enable Eekels to further expand its product and service concept both in the Benelux and beyond. The Eekels acquisition is ABN AMRO Participaties’ eleventh investment in two years.

Nimbus invests in Binz

01 June 2007

Nimbus invests in Binz

Nimbus is pleased to announce that it has acquired a controlling interest in BINZ, one of Germans leading suppliers for innovative, special automobiles ranging from rescue vehicles to stretched limousines. The remaining shares are held by the Board and its Management.