OPRA Turbines BV, the gas turbine manufacturer and provider of gas turbine driven power solutions, has announced that in August this year it was 100% acquired by the Chinese company Dalian Energas Group.
The acquisition will ‘enable OPRA Turbines to continue its path of innovation and excellence’. Jan and Hiroko Mowill, who founded OPRA in 1991, retired from the company at the end of the summer this year.
OPRA Turbines will continue to operate from its new headquarters facility in Hengelo, The Netherlands, as a member of Energas Group. Dalian Energas Group, which is based in Dalian, China, is a globally active company providing gas systems solutions. The Group includes, amongst others, Dalian Energas Gas System Co. Ltd, Dalian Energas New Energy Development Co. Ltd, Calorifer Engineering AG (Switzerland), and RMG Messtechnik GmbH (Germany).