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Dürr closes acquisition in the industrial environmental technology business

October 8, 2018

Bietigheim-Bissingen, October 8th, 2018 – Dürr has completed the previously announced acquisition of the industrial environmental technology business of the US company Babcock & Wilcox (B&W) as of October, 5th, 2018. The transaction creates one of the leading global providers of air pollution and noise control technologies offering companies from all industries a broad range of solutions for tightening emissions regulations worldwide. The addition of the regional offices of the two environmental technology specialists, MEGTEC and Universal, significantly increases Dürr's global presence and provides a strong global platform for serving customers.

B&W Announces Agreement to Sell MEGTEC and Universal

June 06, 2018

(CHARLOTTE, N.C. – June 6, 2018) – Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. (B&W) (NYSE:BW) announced that it had signed a definitive agreement to sell its MEGTEC and Universal businesses to Dürr AG (“Dürr”) for $130 million, subject to adjustment.

B&W Acquires Universal Acoustic & Emission Technologies, Inc.

January 11, 2017

  • Synergistic bolt-on to industrial segment
  • Expands natural gas end-market exposure

(CHARLOTTE, N.C. – January 11, 2017) – Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. (B&W) (NYSE:BW) has acquired Universal Acoustic & Emission Technologies, Inc. (UniversalAET), a Wisconsin-based provider of custom-engineered acoustic, emission and filtration solutions, effective today.