Lewis Silkin has advised CECO Environmental on the acquisition of Wakefield Acoustics Ltd
12 January 2023
Lewis Silkin has advised CECO Environmental Corporation on the acquisition of UK-based noise control technology company Wakefield Acoustics Ltd.
CECO Environmental is a leading environmentally focussed, diversified industrial company, who serve a broad landscape of industrial air, industrial water, and energy transition markets globally. CECO helps companies to grow their business with safe, clean, and more efficient solutions that help protect people, the environment and industrial equipment.
The acquisition of Wakefield is the latest in CECO's programmatic M&A program over the past 12 months. The addition of Wakefield to CECO's Thermal Acoustics business platform further develops CECO's leadership position within the industrial silencing and noise attenuation segment by adding a range of solutions, as well as allowing them to have access to new geographic markets.
The Lewis Silkin team was led by Corporate Partner Geraint Tilsley, with support from Natalie Wilson (Corporate), Emma McGrory (Tax), Aimee Dring (Real Estate) and Ludivine Gegaden (Employment).