Beka-Lube Products sold to Baier + Köppel GmbH + Co. KG
By Beka-Lube Products
June 10, 2016 – Beka-Lube Products Inc., the authorized sales and service provider for BEKA-branded central lubrication systems, has announced the sale of the company to Baier + Köppel GmbH + Co. KG of Bavaria, Germany.
The former managing director of Beka-Lube Products Inc., Jacquie McDougall, will become chief operating officer of the new organization – effective immediately. Sven Pitman is appointed president supervised by the new board. Bernhard Köppel, holder of the BEKA Group explains, “Jacquie McDougall has done an outstanding job building the industry’s best automated lubrication sales, service and support network in the United States and Canada.”
Sven Pitman and Jacquie McDougall are looking forward to expanding on the success achieved by Beka-Lube Products Inc.
The assembly and distribution centres located in Mississauga, Ont., Buffalo, N.Y., and Atlanta, Ga. will be expanded to support sales and marketing throughout Canada and the United States. Creating independent value for North America is planned as well.
Founded in 1927, BEKA prides itself as the leading supplier of high precision central lubrication systems for industrial plants and on & off-road machines – from compact earth moving machines to large scale fully-automated production lines. In the United States, BEKA operates as BekaWorld LP.