Amada Miyachi Europe has acquired Macgregor Welding Systems, a designer and manufacturer of precision micro joining equipment. With this acquisition, Amada Miyachi Europe is able to expand its range of products and services to meet the complete joining needs of its global customer base.
‘Acquiring MacGregor creates an excellent opportunity to grow the business through the effective collaboration of the Amada Miyachi Europe and MacGregor teams and to further develop new resistance welding and other welding products that meet the demands of modern industrial customers worldwide,’ said David Fawcett, group CEO and president of Amada Miyachi America and Amada Miyachi Europe.
MacGregor Welding Systems products include DC micro resistance welding equipment, micro pulsed arc, percussive arc and other welding technologies. Additionally, the company designs and produces automatic and semi-automatic integrated resistance welding and related process systems, ranging in size and complexity from single work cells to fully-integrated, multi-station production line systems.
‘We believe that the MacGregor Welding Systems has developed superior engineering capabilities, excellent customer relationships and a differentiated line of products which complement our line of business,’ Fawcett added.