Hoerbiger Acquires Brilex

Effective April 1, the Hoerbiger Group in Zug, Switzerland, acquired privately-held Brilex Gesellschaft für Explosionsschutz mbH, headquartered in Brilon, Germany.

Brilex provides passive explosion protection products and offers more than 20 years of industry experience. Explosion venting products manufactured by Brilex mitigate the effects of combustible dust or vapor explosions, protecting personnel, high-value assets and processing facilities.

Brilex’s portfolio includes patented, ATEX-certified explosion vents developed in-house, and flameless vents, which complement the range of Hoerbiger explosion relief valves.