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Energy services provider acquires Datwyler's energy centre in Schattdorf

(PresseBox) (Altdorf, ) Oeko Energie AG Gotthard is acquiring the energy centre at Datwyler's Sealing Technologies Division's Schattdorf facility in Switzerland with effect from 31 December 2011. The acquisition includes the two employees, technical plant and equipment, the building and the non-operational land on which it stands (approx. 6,000 m2). The parties have agreed not to disclose the price.

Oeko Energie AG Gotthard is a specialised energy services provider focused on the use of renewable energy. Since 2008, the company has successfully operated the Uri wood-fired heating plant on Datwyler's site in Schattdorf. As a heating contractor, Oeko Energie AG Gotthard has since been delivering process heat and space heating to Datwyler's Sealing Technologies Division, RUAG Land Systems and the Tellpark Shopping Centre. The current long-term energy supply contract will remain unchanged.

Dätwyler Holding AG

The Datwyler Group is an international multi-niche player dedicated to industrial supply and distribution of engineering and electronic components. Its activities concentrate on attractive niches that offer opportunities to increase value added and sustain profitable growth. Datwyler's four divisions - Technical Components, Pharma Packaging, Cabling Solutions and Sealing Technologies - are focused on the manufacturing, pharmaceutical and datacom industries. Their strategy is built on delivering innovative solutions and positioning themselves as a competent development partner for customers. With more than 40 operating companies, sales in over 80 countries and some 5,000 employees, the Datwyler Group generates more than CHF 1,300 million in revenue. Datwyler has been listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange since 1986 (security number 3048677).