primion Technology AG acquires Opertis GmbH
Security specialists takes over manufacturer of electronic locking systems
Negotiations between the owners of Opertis GmbH and primion Technology AG have been successfully concluded today. primion will take over Opertis with effect from 10th October 2016.
Opertis GmbH, headquartered in the Hessen town of Bad Arolsen develops, produces and sells electronic locking systems. Their solution portfolio, sold under the brand name eLock, covers mechatronic cylinders, as well as the Comfort door lock system, with the corresponding administration software packages eLOCK EM, eLOCK eXpress and eLOCK eXpert.
primion Technology AG stresses that is their declared strategy to continue with and to improve the products and solutions from Opertis GmbH, in order to be able to offer their customers and partners an attractive range of products, going forward. “We are also very keen to continue the cooperation with the wide network of Opertis Sales Partners in Germany,” stated primion CEO, Horst Eckenberger.
The integration of the solutions from primion and Opertis will lead to an enhanced solution portfolio and a wider and an improved product offering. There will be some organisational changes at Opertis, in order for the expected synergies to be achieved. The Board is convinced that the integration of Opertis into the primion Group will drive up both company and shareholder value, by enabling the company to better service the growing market for Access control and Security systems. Through this acquisition, primion’s successful journey towards becoming the European market leader continues in a consistent and systematic way.