Next Advisor, led by Paolo Ragazzi, acted as exclusive Advisor of Aeromeccanica Stranich S.p.A a leading company in the world of industrial fans and dedusting systems, in the acquisition of E.C.M. Engineering Costruzioni Montaggi S.r.l., a company specializing in dust and ash handling and storage systems, fumes abatement plants and DeNOx systems.

“The transaction, aimed to further strengthen the Group, is part of the consolidation campaign begun at the end of 2021 with the acquisition of the majority of Acovent S.r.l.. ECM represents an important and strategic add-on for Duscon, the historical Plant Division of Stranich, focused on the control of gaseous and dust pollutants, that, for almost a century, has played a role of excellence in the pollution control field” states Andrea Ferroni, majority shareholder, Chairman and CEO of Aeromeccanica Stranich.

Aeromeccanica Stranich S.p.A., partially owned by the private equity fund Alcedo SGR, has been a leader in the Ventilation and Dust Collection business for more than 90 years. AS operates through its three production sites in Sesto San Giovanni, Pioltello and Senago and, since 2017, has been present in India with Stranich Fans & Duscon India Pvt Ltd to expand Stranich’s and Duscon’s activity in the strategic and continuously growing Indian and Asian markets, providing production, commercial and service solutions.

ECM Engineering Costruzioni Montaggi S.r.l., established in 1990 and headquartered in Legnano (MI), specializes in the design and construction of ash and dust handling and storage systems, aspiration and purification plants for gaseous pollutants deriving from chemical processes, from steel and glass melting furnaces, from combustion and waste-to-energy and from any type of industrial process.