IHC Merwede acquires HytechCompany News // May 9, 2011
IHC Merwede in The Netherlands has announced that is has acquired Hytech. The acquisition enables IHC Merwede to further secure its position in the offshore market.
IHC Merwede designs and constructs dive support vessels suitable for activities to a depth of 300m. Hytech designs the on-board equipment required by these vessels.
"By combining knowledge and equipment, IHC Merwede is now able to develop complete saturation diving systems in house," said the company in a statement. "The purchase of Hytech fits in with IHC Merwede’s strategy of growth through acquisition, which aims to offer turnkey solutions to customers of all its maritime divisions."