Sauer Compressors acquires sales partner

Part of plan to expand Nordic presence

To expand its market presence in Nordic countries, Sauer Compressors has acquired its Swedish sales partner, Söders Maskinservice AB.

The new member of the group of companies will operate as Sauer Compressors Nordics AB in the future.

Sauer Compressors is a leading manufacturer of high-pressure compressors for all gases and pressures up to 500 bar for the commercial shipping, navy, industry and offshore applications. In Sweden, the Sauer Compressors Group has been represented by Söders Maskinservice with locations in Oskarshamn and Kalmar for over 15 years. Founded in 1988, the family-owned company offers solutions in the fields of hydraulics, air and gas compressor technology and filtration. The company serves customers in a wide range of sectors, from industry to shipping. In addition to sales, the business also includes installation, service and maintenance of the systems. Following the company acquisition, the important hydraulics division will remain exclusively for the Swedish market under the name Söders Hydraulics.

Tommy Sjöberg (Technical Director Sauer Compressors Nordics), Anders Jacobi (Head of Hydraulics Division Sauer Compressors Nordics), Mats Söder (CEO Sauer Compressors Nordics), Hendrik Murmann (CEO Sauer Compressors Group) and Dirk Slottke (CSO Sauer Compressors Group) (left to right) are looking forward to continuing the good co-operation under the umbrella of the Sauer Compressors Group. (Image: Sauer Compressors)

“By taking over the successful company Söders Maskinservice, we can benefit from the expertise of our Swedish colleagues and strengthen our presence in Sweden and the Nordic countries,” said Sauer Compressors CSO Dirk Slottke.

The previous owner Mats Söder and all employees will remain with Sauer Compressors Nordic AB, which is now the 15th location of the Sauer Compressors Group worldwide.

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