Dr. Bernhard Wychera
CHSH Cerha Hempel Spiegelfeld Hlawati has advised Trescal, which specialises in calibration management, on the acquisition of the Austrian company ISOCAL Elektronische Geräte G.m.b.H. The acquisition strengthens Trescal's technical portfolio and at the same time expands its geographic reach.
Trescal is represented in sixteen countries and provides advice on all matters concerning calibration technology to more than 20,000 customers worldwide in the automotive, engineering, aeronautics, aerospace, electronic manufacturing and communications sectors.
In future, Trescal will have 62 calibration laboratories worldwide. This is meanwhile the company’s twelfth acquisition in ten different countries since 2007.
SOCAL has 17 employees in laboratories in Vienna and Graz and recently generated turnover of EUR 2.5 million. The company specialises in different kinds of calibration and also performs validations and accreditations for customers in the pharmaceutical, medical and food industries.
CHSH Attorney Dr. Bernhard Wychera advised the company on the Austrian legal aspects of the transaction. Dr. Tobias Böckmann at Hogan Lovells in Düsseldorf acted as International Counsel for Trescal.