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Facta expands with Acquisition Walco Repair.

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Through this development, we are able to be of even better service to our customers. In particular in the field of high-voltage motors and generators.

‘Through this development, we are able to be of even better service to our customers. In particular in the field of high-voltage motors and generators.’ 

Facta expands with acquisition Walco Repair
As effective from March 9th, Facta from Uitgeest has acquired the shares of Walco Repair. This company’s focus lies with the maintenance and overhaul of electric motors and generators. 

For Facta, the acquisition of Walco is a welcome addition to the portfolio. Jeffrey Schotvanger, Managing Director of Facta, explains this acquisition: ‘We are delighted with the acquisition of Walco, a company with an established name in the market and a strategic location in the Rotterdam port area. It is a good addition to our current activities. Through this development, we are able to be of even better service to our customers. In particular in the field of high-voltage motors and generators.’ 

‘In Facta we have found a solid partner. The stability and continuity of the service of Walco is thus guaranteed’, according to Steve van Heckers, former director of Walco. 

Both companies continue to perform their activities autonomously in its current form and under their own name. 

Walco is specialized in the overhauling and winding of high-voltage motors and generators. The company exists 75 years, has 30 employees and is located in Spijkenisse. The workshop of Walco has extensive test facilities and is fully equipped with, among others, a vacuum impregnation tank and rinse shop. Additionally, Walco is fully certified for repairing explosion-proof motors. Walco works for the, among others, petrochemical industry, shipping industry, shipping industry and the utility and horticulture.