Sigma Components has agreed to acquire Rolls-Royce’s internal pipe manufacturing businesses.
Sigma Components, which forms Avingtrans PLC’s aerospace division, has agreed to acquire Rolls-Royce’s internal pipe manufacturing businesses in Nuneaton, UK and Xi’an, China for around £3.5m.
Mark Johnson, founder of Sigma Components and managing director of Avingtrans’ Aerospace Division, said: “We’re delighted with the acquisition, which strengthens our position on several key programmes including Trent XWB, as well as providing an exciting platform for further growth across our wider product range.
“Sigma has developed a strong relationship with Rolls-Royce over the last few years, supplying components for various engine programmes. This acquisition is a natural extension of that relationship and we’re looking forward to working with the teams in Nuneaton and Xi’an to deliver against our ambitious growth plans.
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