Sandvik Acquires QCT's Cutting Tools Division

The cutting tools unit of Mexico-based Quimmco Centro TecnolĂłgico (QCT) will be a part of Seco Tools within Sandvik Machining Solutions.


Sweden-based engineering conglomerate Sandvik announced Monday that it has completed its previously-announced acquisition of the cutting tools division of QUIMMCO CENTRO TECNOLĂ“GICO (QCT), a privately-owned Mexican company offering integral machining solutions based in Saltillo, Coahuila.

In 2019, QCT's cutting tools division generated revenues of about $9.6 million with 130 employees. Sandvik said the deal has a limited impact on earnings per share from its inception.

QCT's cutting tool division will be part of Seco Tools, a division within Sandvik Machining Solutions.

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