Saurer Group Strengthens Position In Synthetics Sector

Barmag AG, Germany, part of the Switzerland-based Saurer Group, has signed a contract with Babcock
Borsig Group, Germany, to take over 100 percent of Neumag, Germany.By extending its product range
to include staple fiber technology, the Saurer Group has completed the range of machines processing
man-made fibers within Barmag AG.

September 2000