Atlas Copco IAS inaugurated a new facility in China

February 21, 2018

On Aug.22, 2017, Atlas Copco Industrial Technique (Shanghai) Co., Ltd., the customer center of Industrial Assembly Solutions (IAS) Division in China, opened a new facility at Chedun Town, Songjiang District, Shanghai.

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Tobias Hahn, President of IAS Division, Jon Johnsson, Vice President Business Control, Olaf Leonhardt, Vice President Sales & Marketing, Tomas Lundin, General Manager of ITBA China Customer Center, senior managers from China Holding Company were invited to the grand opening ceremony.

After an exciting opening show, Manfred Hafner, Genernal Manager of Atlas Copco Industrial Technique (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. delivered a warm welcome speech in which he introduced the overview of this facility. As the largest customer center of IAS Division, the new building covers an area of over 7,000 square meters, including office area, showroom, service workshop, warehouse and production lines for SCA and Henrob. Approximately 130 employees will work in this new facility.

Tobias Hahn congratulated the opening of the new customer center. "I am glad to see the strong growth of IAS business in China over the past three years. With the inauguration of a new customer center today, we will strengthen further our market presence." said Tobias Hahn at the ceremony.
IAS is the home of Henrob self-pierce riveting and SCA dispensing solutions. Headquartered in Bretten, Germany, SCA was acquired by Atlas Copco in 2011. Henrob joined the Group in 2014, which has its main facilities in the US and UK. They both serve the customers worldwide in the automotive and general industries.

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Atlas Copco is a world-leading provider of sustainable productivity solutions. The Group serves customers with innovative compressors, vacuum solutions and air treatment systems, construction and mining equipment, power tools and assembly systems. Atlas Copco develops products and services focused on productivity, energy efficiency, safety and ergonomics. The company was founded in 1873, is based in Stockholm, Sweden, and has a global reach spanning more than 180 countries. In 2016, Atlas Copco had revenues of BSEK 101 (BEUR 11) and about 45 000 employees.

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