SECO/WARWICK and the owners of ENGEFOR Indústria e Comércio Ltda., a Brazilian furnace manufacturer based in the industrial belt of Sao Paulo City in Jundiai, Sao Paulo State, signed a contract for the acquisition of 100% of the shares of ENGEFOR at the end of April 2013. ENGEFOR has been serving the Brazilian market with high-quality brazing, drying, curing, sintering and heat-treatment furnaces/equipment for more than 20 years. SECO/WARWICK will extend the scope of products offered by ENGEFOR with the products of its five business segments and will integrate ENGEFOR’s manufacturing and service capabilities in its international network. ENGEFOR has around 50 employees and will change its name to SECO/WARWICK do Brasil, Industria de Fornos Ltda.