Soprema Group announces the successful acquisition of family-run business Gripfix Ireland Ltd.

Soprema Group, a leading international manufacturer of waterproofing, insulation, and roofing solutions, has announced the successful acquisition of Gripfix Ireland Ltd, a prominent player in the Irish construction industry.

The final paperwork for the acquisition was signed by Dave and Thomas O’Loughlin of Gripfix Ireland, along with Leo Hoekstra and Richard Crocker representing Soprema Group and Soprema Ireland, respectively.

Gripfix, headquartered in Dunshaughlin County Meath, has established itself as a reliable and innovative company, with a proven track record of delivering high-quality products and services. It has fast become a trusted partner for many construction projects throughout Ireland.

Dave and Thomas O’Loughlin, founders of Gripfix Ireland Ltd, expressed their enthusiasm for the acquisition, stating, “We are excited to join forces with Soprema Group, a company known for its global leadership and commitment to excellence. This collaboration will undoubtedly bring new opportunities for innovation and growth, benefiting our customers and the construction industry as a whole.”

Leo Hoekstra, CEO of North Europe at Soprema Group stated he was “thrilled to welcome Gripfix into the Soprema family. This acquisition aligns with our strategic vision of expanding our global reach and offering a comprehensive range of high-quality solutions to our customers. Gripfix’s expertise and reputation in the Irish construction market make them an ideal addition to our growing family of companies.”

The finalisation of the acquisition marks a milestone for both companies and signifies their commitment to continued growth and collaboration in the construction industry. Soprema Group looks forward to integrating Gripfix’s strengths and talents into its operations, further enhancing its ability to provide innovative and sustainable solutions for the evolving needs of the Irish construction sector.

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