Cast iron components maker sold to PE

02.2018: An equity fund advised by Orlando has acquired 100% of SLR Group. SLR is a leading manufacturer of high-quality cast iron components for all industry, but especially for the agricultural and construction machinery with a turnover of appr. EUR 140 million. The annual 120,000 tons of ductile iron are produced at the two sites in St. Leon-Rot near Heidelberg and Elsterheide near Dresden. In addition, the group includes a plant for machining in Hungary as well as a tool builder for sand casting in Eging near Passau.