WIKA acquires Hirschmann MCS
Published: 12 January 2018 - Victoria White
With the acquisition of Hirschmann Mobile Machine Control Solutions (MCS), the WIKA Group is enlarging its corporate portfolio for applications in the field of mobile working machines. The new business unit will operate under the name of “WIKA Mobile Control”.
The establishment of this business unit will make it possible to offer a much broader and more flexible range of tailored application solutions from one source. WIKA's product and application competence in pressure, temperature and force measurement will be supplemented by the experience and know-how of Hirschmann MCS in system integration and safety applications in the demanding arena of mobile working machines.
Thanks to this intelligent combination of system and components business under one roof, customers will derive enormous benefits from a flexible portfolio of quickly provided, future-proof and targeted safety and system solutions. WIKA Mobile Control will operate as an independent organisation within the WIKA family.