Bucher Hydraulics GmbH

Bucher Hydraulics acquires a production base in Brazil

- Bucher Hydraulics, a division of Bucher Industries, is creating a new production and engineering base in Brazil by acquiring Eco Sistemas near Porto Alegre. Eco Sistemas is the ideal partner to establish the new hub of Bucher Hydraulics in South America.

Eco Sistemas Industrias de Màquinas Ltda. manufactures high quality hydraulic power units for mobile and industrial applications and acts as a system integrator of valves and
other hydraulic products in the Brazilian market. The family-owned enterprise was founded in 1996 and consists of three companies. It operates two manufacturing sites located in Canoas near Porto Alegre (Rio Grande do Sul) and in Pomerode (Santa Catarina) and runs sales offices in São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro. Eco Sistemas generates sales of around CHF 10 million and has 60 employees.