Swiss Company AES acquires Züblin
Maschinen- und Anlagenbau

As of October 1, 2011, Ed. Züblin AG, Stuttgart, sells the business activties of its subsidiary Züblin Maschinen- und Anlagenbau GmbH (Züblin MAB) to apilion machines + services GmbH, a subsidiary of AES Advanced Engineering Solutions GmbH, Zurich (Switzerland). Corresponding contracts were agreed by both parties. It was also agreed that the settlement price would remain confidential.

Ed. Züblin AG employs approximately 13.000 staff members and with an annual performance of about 2,5 bn Euros is counted among the leading German building companies. Züblin MAB, one of the world leading manufacturers of cage welding machines, located in Kehl/Rhein, designs and produces bespoke special machines, for the production of reinforcement cages, reinforced concrete pipes by vibrating, centrifuging and rolling process methods, as well as poles and piles. The product range is completed by a separate mould construction department. Zublin MAB machines and plants are operating successfully in more than 50 countries worldwide. Please find further information about Zublin MAB on the internet: or

The change of ownership includes the transfer of the entire Zublin MAB work force, ensuring that their technical excellence and experience provides for an outstanding platform for the future development of the apilion machines + services’ business.

TC First Holdings GmbH
Beethovenstr. 11
8002 Zürich/Switzerland
+41 44 687 87 89


AES is a company owned by TC First Holdings GmbH, a holding company located in Zurich, Switzerland. An entrepreneurial marked team with a large management, industrial and reconstruction experience, TC First Holdings has specialised in entrepreneurial challenges. These are for example (operational) reconstruction situations or spin-offs of corporate units, in which an entrepreneurial commitment means a condition for success in a strong and solid evolution. AES particularly concentrates on the acquisition and evolution of companies in special machine construction and automation. For further information about TC First Holdings, please visit , and for information about AES, please visit .


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