Sapcote Engineering Limited (SEL), based in Broughton Astley, Leicestershire, has joined the TestWorks Group.
SEL is a leading designer and manufacturer of automation solutions, conveyors, access platforms and palletising, and have extensive experience in the food industry.
Hertfordshire based TestWorks Group, a progressive and innovative technology company, identified SEL as a good strategic fit for its growth plans to expand its nationwide engineering solutions.
SEL will join forces with the likes of Adept Automation, Product Technology Partners and AGS Electronics as a TestWorks Group company.
Sapcote Engineering will continue to be run by General Manager, Sean Maguire. Sean said:
“I see this as very positive news for the business. Being part of a bigger group will offer greater opportunities as well as a host of synergy benefits which will enable the business to grow and serve our customers for another 50 years.”
Corporate Partner, Ed Nurse, led the team at BHW advising Sean and SEL on the sale.
Sean added: “Ed and the team at BHW provided solid and reliable support across all aspects of the sale. Selling the business was a huge decision and it was important that the deal could be structured in a way that suited all parties. Ed gave us pragmatic advice and helped us to push forward with the sale with confidence.”