MBCC Group to acquire TPH Bausysteme GmbH

  • TPH specialized in injection products for tunneling operations
  • MBCC Group to enlarge portfolio in Underground Construction Solutions

Mannheim, Germany, March 15, 2021 – MBCC Group, one of the leading suppliers of construction chemicals and solutions worldwide, and TPH Bausysteme GmbH (“TPH”), signed a purchase agreement for the acquisition of TPH by MBCC Group. With the acquisition, MBCC Group will enlarge its portfolio in acrylates and polyurethanes for ground consolidation and waterproofing solutions within its underground construction business.

TPH is a Germany-based global supplier of products and systems for injection technology, joint sealing and bonding, concrete renovation and surface protection, as well as systems for tunnel construction and civil engineering. The company offers its innovative products and solutions to customers in approximately 50 countries. Operations are comprised of the headquarters and production facility in Norderstedt, Germany, as well as warehouses and sales offices in Europe and Asia.

“TPH’s business fits very well with our portfolio, complementing our investments in the construction materials industry especially in the field of Underground Construction Solutions,” said Dr. Jochen Fabritius, CEO of MBCC Group. “We highly value the industry-wide recognized knowledge and customer focus of TPH’s experts, backed by a strong track record in innovative products and a compelling R&D pipeline. We look forward to embarking on a growth path together.”

Dr. Sven Asmus, Chief Technology Officer of MBCC Group, added: “TPH is very skilled and specialized in the production of acrylates and polyurethanes for ground consolidation and waterproofing solutions for the tunneling industry in particular. They are a very well-known company for outstanding application know-how. This will be a perfect fit for our R&D activities in our global Underground Construction Solutions business.”

Goetz Tintelnot, CEO of TPH Bausysteme, said: “With this step, we will be able to significantly expand TPH's capabilities within the MBCC Group in engineered consolidation grouting and waterproofing of concrete structures. We are very much looking forward to working with our colleagues in over 60 countries. Together we will be able to achieve a lot in the future.”

About MBCC Group
The MBCC Group is one of the leading suppliers of construction chemicals and solutions worldwide and has emerged from the carve-out of the former BASF Construction Chemicals business from BASF Group. We offer innovative and sustainable products and solutions for the construction industry across different sectors, such as buildings, structures, underground construction and new construction as well as for renovation. Our strong brands Master Builders Solutions®, PCI®, Thermotek®, Wolman®, Colorbiotics® and Watson Bowman Acme® are well established in the marketplace. With our innovations, we address sustainability challenges in the industry. MBCC Group consists of approximately 70 legal entities worldwide and is home to around 7,500 construction experts in over 60 countries.
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About TPH Bausysteme GmbH

Led by owner Götz Tintelnot in third generation and located in Norderstedt near Hamburg, Germany, TPH Bausysteme GmbH today offers its innovative products and solutions to customers in more than 50 countries worldwide. Besides its vast range of products, TPH Bausysteme GmbH specializes in creating individualized solutions for sealing and redevelopment challenges in structural and foundation engineering as well as tunneling and civil engineering. Thanks to the development, manufacturing and fine meshed control in its own laboratories as well as its worldwide network of sales and service agents, TPH Bausysteme GmbH guarantees its customers a pristine product and service quality.

For more information go to: www.tph-bausysteme.com