Baker Hughes’ Acquisition of GE Inspection Robotics AG


Homburger acted as legal advisor to Baker Hughes in this matter.

Baker Hughes acquired GE Inspection Robotics AG, a Swiss-based joint venture of General Electric and the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich specializing in the development of mobile inspection robots for large-scale power generation and industrial processing facilities.

GE Inspection Robotics delivers products with industrial-grade reliability and robustness that meet high quality standards. Their inspection robots enable operators to plan outages more precisely and efficiently and thereby reduce downtime. This increases the availability of facilities and makes them more profitable, as well as boosting the safety of people and the environment. The portfolio ranges from manual hand-held scanners to autonomous cleaning & inspection robots. It’s the industry leading supplier for automated inspection solutions inside confined spaces.

Baker Hughes is a leading energy technology company, which designs, manufactures and services transformative technologies to help take energy forward.

The Homburger team included Claude Lambert (Picture), Daniel Häusermann, Peter Müller, Marc Bircher and Daniel Madani.

Involved fees earner: Marc Bircher – Homburger; Daniel Häusermann – Homburger; Claude Lambert – Homburger; Daniel Madani – Homburger; Peter Müller – Homburger;

Law Firms: Homburger;

Clients: Baker Hughes;