Hexatronic acquires Tech Optics to strengthen UK position

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Hexatronic Group has entered into an agreement to acquire all shares in UK fibre optic product supplier and cable assembly manufacturer, Tech Optics.

The company specialises in applications within harsh environments, such as defence, aerospace, oil and gas, and is an approved supplier to the UK defence industry.

Henrik Larsson Lyon, CEO at Hexatronic Group stated: ‘Tech Optics has been a partner to us for many years and we are very pleased to welcome the team to Hexatronic group. 

‘This strategic acquisition brings us Tech Optics’ know-how and position within fibre optic solutions for harsh environments. Together with our fibre-to-the-home company Hexatronic UK and our training companies PQMS, Smart Awards and Gordon Franks Training, we become a strong player in the UK-market for fibre optic solutions.’

The acquisition has no significant impact on Hexatronic’s earnings.

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