Nordson Corp. talks acquisition of Kreyenborg Group’s polymer processing companies

Nordson Corp. has made another move on the acquisition front with the announcement the company will buy Münster, Germany based Kreyenborg Group's Kreyenborg GmbH and BKG Bruckmann & Kreyenborg Granuliertechnik GmbH companies.

A Nordson Corp. spokesperson told PlasticsToday that this deal is in line with the company's strategy of high, value engineered melt stream components and that Kreyenborg is among the market leaders.

In particular, the spokesperson said that the pelletizer product offering broadens its addressable market to include recycling and compounding.

The acquired companies are said to expand Nordson's existing offering of screen changers, pumps and valves, critical components in the polymer processing melt stream for extrusion processes, and expand the product portfolio to include pelletizers, a key component in polymer compounding, recycling and related processes....

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