BWK’s acquisition of a majority stake in H & R Industrierohbau


ARQIS has advised BWK GmbH Unternehmensbeteiligungsgesellschaft (BWK) on the deal

H & R Industrierohrbau GmbH, based in Goldbach in Bavaria, is specialized in the maintenance and construction of piping in production facilities. In 2017, the company generated a turnover of almost 16 million Euros with 80 employees at its three locations – two of which are “on-site locations” at industrial parks in the Rhine-Main area. Among H & R’s customer base are major companies of the chemical and pharmaceutical sectors (e.g. AkzoNobel, Boehringer Ingelheim, Sanofi, and Clariant) as well as other medium-sized industrial customers.

BWK GmbH Unternehmensbeteiligungsgesellschaft, based in Stuttgart, is one of the longest established German capital investment companies and pursues a long-term investment approach.This spring, ARQIS has already advised BWK GmbH on the acquisition of a minority stake in CruiseVision GmbH, one of the leading technology providers of photo and video products on ocean-going cruise ships.

ARQIS Rechtsanwälte advised BWK GmbH with Christof Alexander Schneider (Picture; Corporate/M&A), Andrea Panzer-Heemeier (labour law), Ulrich Lienhard (real estate), Dimitrios Christopoulos (commercial), Marcus Nothhelfer (IP; Munich), Nima Hanifi-Atashgah (Corporate/M&A), Jennifer Huschauer (real estate), Waldemar Rembold (commercial), Markus Schwipper (labour law) and Philipp Maier (IP; both Munich).

Involved fees earner: Christof Alexander Schneider – Arqis; Nima Hanifi-Atashgah – Arqis; Andrea Panzer-Heemeier – Arqis; Markus Schwipper – Arqis; Ulrich Lienhard – Arqis; Jennifer Huschauer – Arqis; Dimitrios Christopoulos – Arqis; Waldemar Rembold – Arqis; Marcus Nothhelfer – Arqis; Philipp Maier – Arqis;

Law Firms: Arqis;

Clients: BWK GmbH Unternehmensbeteiligungsgesellschaft ;