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10 April 2012
WISS becomes the owner of “BUMAR-KOSZALIN”
On April 4th 2012 in the Ministry of Treasury in Warsaw WISS signed the sales contract for 5.822.500 of registered shares constituting 85% of the share capital of "BUMAR-KOSZALIN" Machinery Plant SA.
In the process of privatization WISS became the owner of “ BUMAR-KOSZALIN”. Our company has been present on the market for almost 25 years now and it is well-known both in Poland and abroad.WISS produces firefighting and rescue vehicles, emergency response vehicles for airports, police forces and military. Over 400 people are employed in our production plants. In 2004 WISS bought Swedish RUBERG AB – a recognized manufacturer of fire pumps, water-foam monitors and portable pumps.
The purchase of “ BUMAR-KOSZALIN” shares gives WISS the opportunity to widen the range of products intended for fire departments and other customers. Established in 1945 “BUMAR-KOSZALIN” is specialized in production of access platforms mounted on vehicles chassis and on trailers. Currently, the company offers about a dozen of different access platforms meant for power plants and admitted for operation at the voltage of 1 kV. Moreover, “BUMAR-KOSZALIN” is also the only Polish supplier of access platforms with the reach of 25, 32 and 42 meters and fire platform swith the reach of 30 and 40 meters.
WISS intends to increase the production of access platforms and implement new technologies in “BUMAR-KOSZALIN”. Based on our broad experience, we are also going to introduce a new design of equipment. Annually production is estimated at approximately 200 platforms, which thanks to oursales network, will be delivered to many countries of the world.