Precision Micro, based in Erdington, Birmingham, manufactures specialist metal components for technology-focused organisations in a range of sectors, including aerospace, automotive and energy. The firm has annual sales of around £13 million and a blue-chip customer base.
Meggitt, an existing customer of Precision Micro, is a FTSE 100 global engineering group that specialises in extreme environment components and smart subsystems for civil aerospace, military and energy markets. The business employs over 10,000 staff globally, with its head office based in Christchurch, Dorset, and manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe and North America, as well as regional bases in Brazil and India.
Clearwater advised the shareholders of Precision Micro on the deal. Jon Hustler, Partner and Head of Industrials said: “Precision Micro is growing sales in a highlyspecialised area. In recent years it has enjoyed sustained organic growth in both the UK and in overseas markets, particularly in Europe.”
The deal will allow the company to benefit from Meggitt’s global scale and relationships with key players in the aerospace, automotive and specialist engineering sectors to ensure its continued growth.