DYWIDAG-Systems International acquires Specialist for Robotic Maintenance in Germany

Effective on March 1st 2018, DYWIDAG-Systems International acquired the Alpin Technik und Ingenieurservice GmbH company headquartered in Leipzig. Since 1997, the company has been active in the robotic maintenance of infrastructure and for the energy producing and chemical industries.

On 5 continents, Alpin Technik Leipzig carries out structural inspections, non-destructive and destructive testings as well as special assemblies and repairs. The scope of services also includes corrosion protection for cables and stay cables as well as the business area Access, which comprises systems such as mobile support platforms, motorized rope access technology, self-driving robots or the use of drones.

Sanjay Razdan, President Global Services DYWIDAG-Systems International, said: “The Alpin Technik acquisition enhances the service offering for our customers by using state of the art technologies and innovative solutions. It thus contributes to safety, savings and the sustainability of existing structures.“ Eric Kuhn, who started Alpin Technik over two decades ago, will continue to innovate and actively work with our customers.

Eric Kuhn, Vice President Global Services Robotic Inspection and Maintenance, said: “The long-term experience and global network of DYWIDAG-Systems International in Construction combined with the innovative solutions of Alpin Technik Leipzig will enhance the footprint of comprehensive services we will offer to the customers of both companies.”