On 2nd September 2021, Saint-Gobain Life Sciences announced the acquisition of Equflow B.V., located in Oss, Netherlands.
Equflow is a leading designer and provider of Flowmeters, produced for a broad range of commercial and industrial applications, primarily serving the single-use bioprocessing market. The acquisition expands Saint-Gobain’s product capabilities within its Bio-Process Solutions (BPS) business.
“We are pleased to welcome Equflow into our organization and are excited by the possibilities this addition creates for our customers,” said Jean Angus, President and CEO of Saint-Gobain Life Sciences. “While we see opportunities to leverage Equflow’s fluid measurement technologies across all of our businesses, we are particularly eager to expand our capabilities in the single-use space.”
With some inherent overlap of customers and geographies, the addition of Equflow’s Flowmeters and sensors to Saint-Gobain’s BPS portfolio complements its single-use fluid management solutions.
“It was important for us to find a partner that understands our applications, customers, and markets,” said Daniël van Beek, CEO of Equflow B.V. “With Saint-Gobain, we know we have the support and expertise of a global manufacturer, while maintaining our ability to innovate and create custom solutions that meet our customer’s needs.”
About Saint-Gobain Life Sciences
Dedicated to improving the quality of life, Saint-Gobain Life Sciences develops and manufactures high-performance components and integrated solutions that touch a broad range of patient care, from the development of new therapeutic cancer treatments to biopharmaceutical production, on through to intravenous therapies for drug delivery.
Along with material science expertise and collaborative design services, our focus on global quality and regulatory affairs allow us to be the trusted partner to organizations reaching every part of the globe. Combining our technical expertise, global manufacturing capabilities and research and development resources, Saint-Gobain Life Sciences is dedicated to meeting the evolving needs of bioprocess, medical and pharmaceutical customers around the world.
Saint-Gobain Life Sciences is part of Saint-Gobain Group, who operates in 70 countries with more than 160,000 employees worldwide. The Company had €38.1 billion in sales in 2020.