Acquisition of Gantry Railing International Limited by Gantrex


The BDO Birmingham Transaction Services team has provided Financial/Tax due diligence to Gantrex Group in connection with its acquisition of Gantry Railing International Limited (“Gantrail”).                

With headquarters in Nivelles, Belgium, the Gantrex Group is owned by Argos-Soditic, a pan-European investment fund. The group is the global market leader in production, distribution, installation and maintenance of high quality crane rail solutions. The acquisition marks an important step in the strategic development and growth of Gantrex, fortifying its position in the global market for industrial crane rail systems. Founded in the 1960’s, Gantrail is based in Gloucestershire, UK and is engaged in the provision of crane rail solutions.         

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 Maarten Meijssen, Investment Manager, Argos-Soditic