Superior Industries acquires crusher facility from FLSmidth
First publishedon www.AggBusiness.com
Superior Industries, a major American-based manufacturer and global supplier of bulk material processing and handling systems, has reached an agreement to purchase the assets of FLSmidth’s crusher manufacturing plant in Pekin, Illinois, USA.
According to Superior, the major asset associated with the transaction is a ten-year-old, 70,000 square foot (6,500m²) plant that currently employs 30 employees.
Superior plans to utilise the new facility as a US-based manufacturing centre for cone crushing equipment.
Earlier this year, Superior purchased Clemro Western. This Calgary, Alberta, Canadian division has manufactured its own line of cone and jaw crushers for more than three decades.
Superior Industries, which has its headquarters in Morris, Minnesota, USA, manufactures and supplies bulk crushing, screening, washing and conveying systems for industries including construction aggregates, mining, bulk terminals, agriculture, power and biomass.