Industrial Utility Efficiency

Atlas Copco to Acquire Vacuum Distributor in Mexico


Atlas Copco Group will be acquiring the vacuum related assets and the brand of Mexican Montajes Electromecánicos e Ingeniería, S.A. de C.V. (“MEISA”). The company provides vacuum pumps and related services to industrial customers in Mexico.

Vacuum distributor in Mexico to become part of Atlas Copco Group.

MEISA is a privately-owned company founded in 1985 and located in Queretaro and Monterrey, Mexico. Approximately 45 employees will join Atlas Copco Group as part of this acquisition.

“MEISA has been successfully serving the vacuum market in Mexico for a long time and has held the distributorship for the Leybold brand since 1986,” said Geert Follens, Business Area President Vacuum Technique. “Through this acquisition we now create the opportunity to directly serve our customers and further strengthen our market presence in the country.”

The purchase price is not disclosed. The acquisition is expected to close during the second quarter of 2024, and the acquired business will become part of the service division within the Vacuum Technique business area.  


About Atlas Copco Group

Atlas Copco Group enables technology that transforms the future. We innovate to develop products, services and solutions that are key to our customers’ success. Our four business areas offer compressed air and vacuum solutions, energy solutions, dewatering and industrial pumps, industrial power tools and assembly and machine vision solutions. In 2023, the Group had revenues of BSEK 173, and at year end about 53,000 employees. For more information, visit