Aichelin Holding GmbH formed a new subsidiary in
Brazil that started operations June 1. A-Sistemas Tratamentos Térmicos Ltda.
(A-STT) is located in Votorantim, São Paulo, and will serve all existing and
new Aichelin customers in Central and South America with state-of-the-art
heat-treatment technology. A-STT’s main focus will be sales and local production
of heat-treatment equipment, process and safety consulting, and after-sales
service (including modernization and spare parts for all Aichelin furnaces).
Prior to the formation of A-STT, Aichelin sold all of its shares in Aichelin
Brasil Ltda. and terminated its license agreement covering technology transfer
for selling, manufacturing, usage and service of Aichelin Group’s