Atlas Copco completes acquisition of Kracht

Kracht GmbH, the German manufacturer of external gear pumps, fluid measurement, valves, hydraulic drives and dosing systems, is now part of Atlas Copco Group.

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The acquisition was announced in December 2023 and is now closed. The business has become part of Atlas Copco’s Power and Flow Division within the Power Technique business area.

Kracht was founded in 1911 and has its headquarters in Werdhol, Germany. The company has subsidiaries in the US, China and Hungary, and approximately 440 employees. In 2022, Kracht had revenues of approximately €72 million.