Cambridge-based Eclipse Automation has announced the acquisition of Transmoduls Ltd., which is located in Hungary.
Transmoduls is described as being at the forefront of manufacturing turnkey, feature-rich automation solutions for the automotive, electronics, food and medical markets.
The president of Eclipse Automation said it provides an exciting opportunity for his company.
"We are particularly pleased to have found a strong business partner to give our company the means to support its growth strategy. This expansion will enable Eclipse to broaden internal capacity and accelerate entry into new and adjacent global markets. We welcome all 161 highly-skilled Transmoduls employees to the Eclipse organization." Steve Mai said in a release.
Eclipse Automation employs over 600 workers at 14 facilities worldwide.
The company touts itself as the largest privately owned custom automation supplier in Canada.