Dantherm Group acquires Aerial in Germany

Monday, September 04, 2017

Dantherm has acquired Aerial in Germany.

Aerial is headquartered in Hamburg, and is a leading manufacturer of dehumidifiers and building dryers in Europe.

Aerial has more than 25 years’ experience in the drying business and a 40 employee strong workforce within sales, development and production. The main customers are in the construction and water damage restoration industry, water management sector and the refrigeration and air conditioning sector.

The acquisition of Aerial is another key milestone in Dantherm’s expansion strategy following the acquisitions of Calorex Heat Pumps Ltd. in the UK, Schönmann AG in Switzerland, Master Climate Solutions Group (MCS) in Italy, Poland, Russia, Spain and China as well as the acquisition of Water Surveillance in Denmark.

Torben Duer, CEO at Dantherm Group says: "The acquisition of Aerial further expands our range of dehumidifiers and drying technology to make us a true leader in this industry. Germany is an important market for us and we are excited about the opportunities that Aerial provides in terms of market presence in Germany and product offering to existing and new partners and customers in Europe".

Karsten Meier, Geschäftsführer at Aerial says: "I am happy that Dantherm is the new owner of Aerial. This will give the company I started more than 25 years ago further opportunities to grow in and outside Germany and to develop our drying technology for use across the Dantherm Group".

Aerial and Dantherm will continue to operate in the market as two independent brands, and will utilise each other's market and product strengths and continue to deliver quality market leading products to our customers and partners.

Any enquiries concerning this announcement can be directed to Torben Duer, CEO, Dantherm Group A/S, on tel. +45 99 14 90 14. 

About Dantherm Group A/S

Dantherm, headquartered in Skive, Denmark, is a leading provider of mobile and fixed products and solutions within heating, drying, cooling and ventilation. Dantherm has subsidiaries in Norway, Sweden, UK, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Spain, Poland, Russia and China. In 2016 the Dantherm Group was acquired by Procuritas Capital Investors V LP. 

About Aerial GmbH

Aerial, headquartered in Norderstedt (Hamburg), Germany, is a European supplier of mobile dehumidifiers, adsorption dryers, indoor air-laundry dryers, insulation dryers and air purifiers for professional and private applications. www.aerial.de

Head office

Dantherm A/S
Marienlystvej 65
DK-7800 Skive, Denmark

Tel. +45 96 14 37 00
Fax. +45 96 14 38 20

E-mail: info@dantherm.com

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