Continental Hydraulics merges with Hydreco in NA
By Roberta Prandi04 February 2021
The two companies, part of Duplomatic Group, merged their operations in North America
Duplomatic Group announced that Continental Hydraulics Inc. and Hydreco Inc. have merged their North American operations becoming a single company.
The move aims at jointly increasing the companies’ presence in the United States and creating synergies for the distribution network.
Duplomatic Group said that this step might seem like a simple organizational or financial change, but it represents the implementation of one of the pillars of the strategic development of the group: the synergy between the brands allows to offer a catalogue of products and services capable of satisfying the needs of many companies through a single technology partner in motion control.
On December 31st, 2020, Continental Hydraulics Inc. acquired Hydreco Inc. and will remain as the only active Corporation for the Group in North America, being led by Katie McColl as CEO.
Hydreco Inc. will become a division of Continental Hydraulics Inc; both brands and product lines will be fully maintained. Both divisions’ locations, Shakopee, MN, and Rock Hill, SC, will remain in place, as well as all existing contact info for both, active customer agreements.
The two customer service teams will now work interactively and will be gradually interchangeable, so that customers can now contact either office for Hydreco product line.