LAP GmbH Laser Applikationen sells its subsidiary LAP Sued GmbH to gKteso GmbH

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[Lüneburg, 20.12.2023] - In a strategic move to focus on core competences, LAP GmbH Laser Applikationen has sold its subsidiary LAP Sued GmbH, Schwarzenbruck, to the mechatronics specialists for industry and medical technology gKteso GmbH.

This decision secures the continuation of the product portfolio of LAP GmbH Laser Applikationen and ensures uninterrupted customer support in the area of MLC development and projects outside LAP's core business. Both companies are confident in this acquisition and will ensure a seamless integration for customers, employees and suppliers.

"We are pleased that with this sale we can ensure the continuation of the business (MLC and QA phantoms). This strategic step allows LAP to make costs more flexible, to concentrate on the core areas and to grow with the new products," emphasises Thomas Simmerer, CEO of the LAP Group.

Guido Kübler, owner and Managing Director of gKteso: "The similarities in customer base, processes and size make this integration a great asset for both parties. It strengthens our R&D capabilities, expands capacity and enhances our product portfolio in projects for our customer base in RT, radiology and beyond."

Details of the terms of the transaction remain confidential between the parties involved.


About LAP Laser Applications:

LAP is one of the world's leading suppliers of systems that increase quality and efficiency through laser projection, laser measurement, and other processes. Every year, LAP supplies 15,000 units to customers in industries as diverse as radiation therapy, steel production, and composite processing.


About gKteso GmbH:

GKteso GmbH specialises in the development and manufacture of technologically advanced and sophisticated products for various industries such as radiotherapy, radiology, ophthalmology and lithotripsy. The company places great emphasis on solution-oriented approaches. With customer needs in mind, the team of experienced developers is constantly working on optimisations and future-oriented new developments to improve customer performance. The main focus is on the economic efficiency and sustainability of the products and solutions.

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