Bronx Taylor Wilson, UK
|On November 30th 2010, Bronx International Inc., together with its UK subsidiary|
BronxlTaylor-Wilson Ltd. (BTW) and Abbey International, world leaders in the design and
supply of finishing equipment, mechanical processing and machinery used to manufacture pipes
and tubes, was acquired by the French company Fives SA
Headquartered in Paris, France, Fives is an industrial engineering Group of diversified
companies, having a combined annual tumover of $1.7 billion USD, involved in the design and
supply of process equipment, production lines and tumkey plants for the world's largest industrial
firms active in the steel, aluminum, glass, automotive & logistics, cement, energy and sugar
Fives' acquisition of Bronx, strengthens Fives' metal activities by expanding the Group's offerings
to include new high quality product lines and end-markets, and enhances the mechanical
engineering expertise within the Group.
Fives' global network of representative offices and operational entities will actively support and
promote the development of Bronx's sales, notably in fast growing emerging markets such as
China and India.
Fives and Bronx look forward to combining their strengths and expertise to deliver best quality
equipment and high value services to their clients all over the world.
Bronx, widely recognized for its unmatched experience and technologies, offers a range of
equipment, which includes (under the brand names of Bronx, BTW and Abbey):
In-line mill finishing equipment consisting of straightening machines and hydrostatic
machines, used either to straighten, test or finish pipes, bars and tubes, notably
Electrical Resistance Welding (ERW) tube and pipe mills, used to produce tubular
Bronx's direct customers are steel and non ferrous bar, pipe and tube producers within the steel
sector, which include large blue-chip industrial groups. End-users of Bronx products belong to a
large base of various industries, including oil and gas, high speed rail, and energy transportation.
Bronx boasts a consistent record of product innovation, engineering leadership and reliable
quality and possesses the largest base of installations for its products in the steel industry.