Epiroc acquires mining equipment distributor in Estonia

November 2, 2018 08:30 CET

Stockholm, Sweden: Epiroc, a leading productivity partner for the mining, infrastructure and natural resources industries, has acquired Sautec A.S., an Estonian distributor of mining and construction equipment.

An Epiroc Scooptram ST1030 underground loader

Sautec is based in Tallinn, Estonia, and is active also in Latvia and Lithuania. The company distributes underground mining equipment and construction demolition tools with related parts, services and consumables. It has six employees.  

I am glad that the strong team at Sautec is joining Epiroc,” said Helena Hedblom, Epiroc’s Senior Executive Vice President Mining and Infrastructure. “It is important as we expand our presence in the Baltic region.”

The purchase price is not material relative to Epiroc’s market capitalization and is not disclosed. 

Sautec becomes part of Epiroc’s Mining and Rock Excavation Service division. The company’s website, in Estonian only, is

For more information please contact: 
Ola Kinnander, Media Relations Manager

+46 70 347 2455
Helena Hedblom, Senior Executive Vice President Mining and Infrastructure
+46 10 755 0000

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