Sweco expands in Belgium by acquiring engineering company RK-TEC
With the acquisition Sweco strengthens the offer within automation, digitalisation, electricity and security on the Belgian market.
From left to right: Diederik Van Der Linden (Director Pharma, Sweco Belgium), Sebastien Vercruysse (Key Account Director, RK-TEC), Roland Khalil (CEO RK-TEC), Erwin Malcorps (Managing Director, Sweco Belgium), Vicky De Bollen (Director Finance, Facility & Legal, Sweco Belgium) and Charlotte Huart (Legal Counsel, Sweco Belgium)
RK-TEC was founded in 2010 and is primarily active within the pharmaceutical and industrial sectors. The company has more than 60 specialists and a turnover of approximately EUR 6.4 million (2021).
“This is a step forward in the growth journey that we are on in Belgium and RK-TEC will complement our existing offering very well. I would like to welcome the employees of RK-TEC to Sweco and together continue to transform society in a sustainable direction,” says Åsa Bergman President and CEO of Sweco.
Erwin Malcorps, President of Sweco Belgium: “RK-TEC has a very strong reputation in the Walloon and Brussels market for innovative technology projects. Together, we have a large number of interesting projects for our pharmaceutical and industrial clients in our portfolio. There are many potential crossovers in the pipeline that will significantly grow our business and market share”.
Roland Khalil, CEO of RK-TEC: “Together we will tackle complex assignments. Our business is flourishing as never before, and we want to continue this positive growth in new market segments. With a shared culture and similar corporate values, we will fully realise the transforming society together vision”.
Photo: © Faye Pynaert