Alfeld/Hannover, Germany – With effect from July 1, 2017, Fagus-GreCon holds 24.5% of the company shares of Döscher Microwave Systems. Following Mr. Kai Greten, managing partner of Fagus-GreCon, interesting growth potentials result from the combination of technical expertise in the field of microwave moisture measurement of Döscher with the international sales structure of Fagus-GreCon. “Due to the more intensive cooperation also in development issues – thanks to the closer connection of both companies – future production solutions result which can be aligned to the needs of our customers better than before.”
The measuring systems of Döscher already used in many applications of the food, pharmaceutical and luxury food industry optimally complement the Fagus-GreCon‘s range of measuring solutions.
Dr. Jörg Hasener, head of the innovation management at Fagus-GreCon, also acquires 24.5% of the company shares of Döscher Microwave Systems.
The presently sole managing director of Döscher Microwave Systems, Claas Döscher, will withdraw from the management by end of the year. His brother, Jörn Döscher, presently responsible for sales, takes on the majority of the company shares and the sole management on January 1, 2018.
Fagus-GreCon Greten GmbH & Co. KG is a privately held company located in Alfeld/Hanover, Germany. The GreCon business unit is the market leader in the development and manufacturing of fire protection systems and measuring equipment for many types of industries – including the wood-based panels industry. The Fagus business unit belongs to the leading suppliers of the footwear industry because of the worldwide unique combination of design, lasts and moulds. All business units operate worldwide and offer customer support on the job-site. The company counts more than 600 employees.
Döscher Microwave Systems GmbH is a global player in the field of industrial moisture measurement. The measurement systems provide for quick and precise data in the food and luxury food sector as well as in the wood and pharmaceutical industry. The company has developed tailored solutions for a multitude of different measuring positions that many customers appreciate. The company founded in 1994 and based in Hamburg presently has 10 employees.