BWB acquires Alucol

BWB acquires Alucol







Information about the Buyer

The independently owned BWB Group offers a diverse range of electrolytic, galvanic and chemical surface treatments. All eleven of the international Group’s locations have decades of experience in functional and decorative surface treatments and provide their customers with solutions-oriented services.



Information about the Target

Transaction advisory to the owner of Alucol in the sale process of company – Alucol specialises in colour anodising.

Alucol was established in 1971 and has become one of the largest independent batch anodising companies in Europe. The core business is aluminium anodising and colouring. Moreover Alucol offers a complete range of services  such as pre-treatment, stock management, order tracking, sawing, special- packaging, labelling, and transport.

The company name is derived from Aluminium Colouring. Alucol is the market leader in aluminium colouring in the Benelux.

Trankslink’s team advised Alucol in the transaction process in areas including preparing the company for acquisition, identifying the investor and negotiating the key transaction terms and documents. Translink’s transaction team comprised of Christian Hörner (Managing Partner).


Dennis Magath

“With BWB Group we were able to find the right buyer for our customer Alucol. Alucol was able to secure the long-term succession of the company and BWB was able to strategically complement its geographical reach in Europe”.