Dynacast, a manufacturer of precision metal components, has signed an agreement to acquire Tek-Cast Inc/MH Machining Group, based in Illinois, USA.

he acquisition and the addition of the Tek-Cast team expands Dynacast's multi-slide zinc, aluminum and CNC machining capacity in North America, the company said.

‘Dynacast has a rich history of continuously refining our proprietary manufacturing technologies, in-house tooling expertise, and innovative design processes,’ said Simon Newman, chairman and CEO of Dynacast. ‘It means that today, we can manufacture highly complex metal components in a fast, repeatable, and precise manner. We look forward to bringing added insight and capabilities to Tek-Cast's customers. Additionally, this acquisition is the first step of many more to come over the next year or two.’

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