Leicester Bearings acquires Mercury Power Transmission

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Leicester Bearings, leading specialist in the supply and distribution of engineering components, consumables and all associated mechanical services, has successfully acquired Mercury Power Transmission, a prominent player in the bearings, power transmission and fabrication industry.

This strategic move marks a significant milestone in Leicester Bearing’s commitment to enhancing its presence and capabilities in maintaining industry, while providing benefits to the customers of both companies.

The acquisition of Mercury Power Transmission brings together the strengths of both companies, combining Leicester Bearing’s 35 years industry expertise with Mercury Power Transmission’s 30 years of extensive experience and knowledge, especially in the fabrication, mining and quarrying sector.

Managing director of Leicester Bearings, Jamie March, said: “We are excited to welcome Mercury Power Transmission into the Leicester Bearings family. The extensive knowledge and experience its employees bring are second to none and we are pleased to inform our customers of the additional services and expertise we can now offer.

"This acquisition represents a strategic investment in expanding our footprint in the supply of fabrication, engineering services and power transmission, enabling us to deliver even greater value to our customers and drive sustainable growth for our business.”

The acquisition aligns with Leicester Bearing’s long-term strategic objectives of diversifying its portfolio, strengthening its market position, and capitalising on emerging opportunities. Through this transaction, Leicester Bearings reinforces its commitment to innovation, excellence, and customer satisfaction.

As Leicester Bearings integrates Mercury Power Transmission into its operations, the focus will remain on ensuring a smooth transition for employees, customers, suppliers, and other partners. Leicester Bearings is committed to maintaining the highest standards of quality, reliability, and integrity throughout the integration process.