05.03.12

BMH Bräutigam & Partner advises Lahmeyer group on the acquisition of Pöyry group’s international water business

BMH Bräutigam & Partner supports Lahmeyer in the acquisition of Pöyry Environment GmbH. With its registered office in Mannheim, Pöyry Environment GmbH is a worldwide acting company in the fields of water business, seawater desalination, sewage disposal and waste management.

Approximately 70 employees gained a turnover of 12.4 million Euros in 2011. Besides Africa, Pöyry Environment is represented in South-eastern Europe, South America, the Middle East and Asia. In future, the company will trade under the name Lahmeyer GKW Consult GmbH. With the acquisition of Pöyry Environment, Lahmeyer amended its worldwide competence of the construction of big water tanks and long distance water supply systems with the components of wastewater treatment and water supply. Lahmeyer International is an independent consulting engineering company with projects in 165 countries and more than 1400 employees worldwide.