PRESS RELEASE

APICOM BUYS SIXTY PERCENT OF UK BASED
DYNAMOMETER SERVICES GROUP LIMITED

Worcester, December 19th 2016 – Apicom Groupe GMB Invest/ICM of Italy, a leading global provider of test benches and test cells, today announces the majority share taking of Dynamometer Services Group (DSG) Ltd, Worcester, United Kingdom. DSG is an independent, privately owned company providing test bed controllers, dynamometer overhauls and testing support to manufacturers and suppliers around the world.

Although Apicom have taken majority share of DSG, Gregg Atkins (DSG Director) and James Derrett (DSG Director) have increased their share of the company to twenty percent each and will continue to run the business in the UK providing a seamless transition to both customers and employees. 

DSG’s engineering and sales centre in Worcester provides test equipment in the areas of test benches and test cells for the transportation industry including car, truck, engine, transmission and component suppliers. Offering a complete range of product and services including eddy current dynos, AC dynos and test bed automation for all testing applications. Its capabilities include design, construction, supply, integration, installation, commissioning and maintenance of component level equipment right through to turn key facilities. DSG is an established and recognised brand in the testing sector with a history of more than 35 years in the UK.

The acquisition of DSG is key to Apicom’s global growth strategy in the transportation testing sector. DSG clients, together with Apicom’s existing clients, include some of the most technologically advanced and recognised transportation brands in the world, and this acquisition will enable one-stop shopping and further synergies for current and future customers.

For further information please contact:

Gregg Atkins / James Derrett – Directors

Dynamometer Services Group Ltd
Stock End
Station Road
Bransford
Worcester
WR6 5JH
United Kingdom

Tel: +44(0)1886 834 860
Fax: +44(0)1886 834 879