Parcom acquires Hobré instruments2 February 2011
Parcom Capital (“Parcom”) today announced it has acquired Hobré Instruments BV(“Hobré”).
Hobré , founded in 1978, is the leading company in the field of design, manufacturing, marketing and maintenance of on line analyzers, sample systems and complete turnkey analyzer systems for the oil & gas and petrochemical sector. Hobré’s on line analyzer products, like the Wobbe Index and H2S/S analyzer, are state of the art solutions in the industry. The further international roll out forms the basis for the acquisition by Parcom.
Jeannot Kok, CEO of Hobré Instruments, comments: “We are very pleased with this investment of Parcom Capital. The international network and the possibility for future investments by Parcom will contribute to the further development of our international sales and marketing activities. This way we can strengthen our international market position and continue to provide our customers the right support in this demanding market”.
Piet-Hein de Jager of Parcom Capital is pleased that Hobré has now become part of Parcom’s portfolio of companies. “With Hobré we will aim to achieve further international growth, building on Hobré’s excellent reputation in the global market for high-end analyzer systems market.”
The expanding market for sour gas exploitation, which requires high end analyzers , forms an important basis for the growth of Hobré. In the last 30 years, Hobré has built a wide client base, including the largest oil & gas companies in the world.
For more information:
Mr J. Kok
+31 299 420871