HF Mixing Group acquires Mesabi Control Engineering
The HF Mixing Group has acquired 100 % of the shares of Mesabi Control Engineering, Ltd. in St. Paul, MN, USA.
Financial details were not disclosed. The acquisition strengthens HF’s position in automation solutions for the rubber compounding industry. According to HF, Mesabi is a market leader for systems automation of batch mixing lines in the USA. The company will continue to support and service its MixVision automation software. At the same time, Mesabi will be able to provide customisation of HF’s Advise automation system for the American market. As part of the acquisition, Mesabi’s management team – consisting of John Beaudoin and Nora Hahn – will continue to manage the business.