Krefeld-based machine and plant engineering specialist Siempelkamp Maschinen- und Anlagenbau GmbH has increased its stake in Pallmann Maschinenfabrik GmbH & Co. KG from 30 to 75 percent as of December 15, 2016. The company, founded in Zweibrücken, is home to 120 size reduction machines in the in-house research and development centre. This equipment adds on to the Siempelkamp competence pool, enabling the team to focus on process improvements, research, development and testing.
Dipl.-Kfm. Stefan Wissing, spokesman of the management of Siempelkamp, was appointed spokesman of the management of Pallmann, while Dr.-Ing. Hans Fechner and Dr. Claus Maack will step down from the Pallmann management by the end of 2016.