Gates acquires Atlas Hydraulics

Gates Corp. announced its acquisition of Atlas Hydraulics, a fully-integrated product engineering, manufacturing and commercial business headquartered in Brantford, Ontario, Canada. Atlas Hydraulics will be integrated into the newly established Hose and Tube Assemblies business unit, which will be the focal point to serve customers with highly-engineered solutions for their hydraulic applications.

Atlas Hydraulics is a desired partner to several major agricultural, turf, construction, forestry and other industrial equipment manufacturers. With locations in Canada, the U.S. and Mexico, the company specializes in the design, manufacture and supply of hydraulic tube and hose assemblies.

The acquisition of Atlas Hydraulics, along with the recent acquisition of the assets of Techflow Flexibles, accelerate Gates strategy to expand its industrial product portfolio and geographic reach in key global markets that it believes are poised for significant future growth.

Photo: Courtesy of Atlas Hydraulics Inc.