Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Acquires Irish Company
The Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Life Sciences business has acquired Micro Hydraulics' pharmaceutical business. Micro Hydraulics is headquartered in Dublin and produces disposable parts and systems for the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical industry.
Steve Maddox, General Manager of Saint-Gobain Life Sciences Business, stated: "The acquisition of Micro Hydraulics' pharmaceutical business is a continuation of our long-term strategy aimed at expanding our services and product offerings while at the same time improving our localization services to our customers. We are very pleased to be able to Preserve and build the excellent service model created by the Micro Hydraulics team and use our world-class manufacturing and quality system to bring greater value to our customers in the region.”
Micro Hydraulics was founded in 1982. In 2005, the company established its own pharmaceutical department and focused on emerging industries in Ireland. Today, the company is one of the leading suppliers of high-purity disposable fluid handling solutions for the pharmaceutical and bioprocessing industries in the region.