Normet Group is acquiring Swedish Essverk Berg AB as of September 1, 2011. Normet will acquire the entire equipment and service business for mining and tunneling, including relevant assets and employees. Essverk Berg AB employs 25 professionals in Ludvika Sweden.

“From a technology point of view, Essverk is completing very well the Normet product range with its expertise in truck-based and lifting equipment and also provides extra manufacturing capacity. The company will also be the development and competence center for truck based equipment including existing Essverk offering, concrete spraying and new developments,” said Tom Melbye, president of Normet Group.