On Febrauray 9th, 2018, the Rolf Kuhn Group announced that in the future it will join forces with svt Group of Companies.
As a leading German manufacturer of fire protection materials for the processing industry, primarily for door manufacturers, as well as full solutions for construction and fire protection accessories for the glass industry, Rolf Kuhn GmbH (founded 1976) has a broad product portfolio. It also includes Flamro, a leading manufacturer of penetration sealing systems as well as “Brandchemie”, which were acquired in 2013 and 2016.
Since 1969 svt has been a manufacturer of high-quality products for fire protection, a developer of fire protection systems and a service provider for installations in new- resp. existing buildings as well as a full service provider in damage restoration management. A national sales brand, an international partner network and subsidiaries in Singapore, Dubai, Poland and Russia complete the business unit „passive fire protection“.
The merger of the Rolf Kuhn Group and svt Group of Companies will form a leading manufacturer of fire protection products with a comprehensive product portfolio.
Rolf Kuhn’s Managing Director, Jürgen Wied, looks back at 23 years of experience within the Rolf Kuhn Group and will remain in charge of the operational management of the business. Harald Kuhn, shareholder of the Rolf Kuhn Group, will lever his valuable experience as an advisor to the management team.
Now there are more than 600 employees on duty for you and your values, chaired by the CEO Steffen Gerdau.
The merger is subject to customary antitrust approvals.