Hydroscand

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Hydroscand Group
Type Private company
Industry Engineering
Founded 1969
Headquarters Stockholm, Sweden
Key people Mats Nilsson (CEO), Martin Holmström (Vice President)
Products Hydraulic & Industrial hoses and fittings, fluid transfer solutions and emergency hose repair services
Revenue Euro 190 million (2011)[1]
Employees 840 (2011)[1]
Website www.hydroscand.com
Hydroscand in Örebro

Hydroscand is a Swedish company that sells and distributes hose and fluid components. The company is represented in 17 countries in Europe, Asia and Africa. Hydroscand has approximately 840 employees at over 150 branches, and has a turnover of 190 million Euro. Hydroscand is a well-known brand in Europe serving the requirements of large industrial manufacturers such as Atlas Copco Rock Drills, Volvo CE, Cargotec/Hiab and Sandvik Mining Equipment to name a few. Hydroscand AB was established in Stockholm, 1969. Establishment of branches began in the seventies with the first one in Linköping. Over the following decades, the Swedish organization expanded, both by starting its own branches and by acquiring collaboration partners to today's 48 branches in Sweden. Today the headquarters is located in Sköndal, Stockholm and operates a decentralized business with branches across Europe, Asia and Africa.

History[edit]

The company was formed in a small basement in Örby, a suburb of Stockholm, on the 19 September 1969. During the mid seventies, branches were established in Sweden.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Company Information 2010". Hydroscand AB. Retrieved 9 February 2011. 

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