Transnorm is a global market leader for high performance conveying modules and components that are used in diverse end markets such as the parcel, distribution/e-commerce and airports industries.

Founded in 1957, Transnorm manufactures high performance conveying components that are integral to many highly sophisticated automated systems. Historically best known for its belt curves, Transnorm’s various products are now used in many high-speed distribution systems, parcel centers and in airport baggage handling systems across the globe. The Transnorm Group covers one of the most attractive segments of the automated logistics value chain, benefiting from long-term global growth trends such as e-commerce.

Headquartered in Harsum, Germany, the Group has additional overseas manufacturing entities in Arlington (Texas, USA) as well as in Kluang (Malaysia).

Value creation strategy
  • International expansion with continued growth in Asia-Pacific and North America
  • Continued focus on product innovation
  • Development of the aftermarket business
Investment history
  • Acquired in December 2014 from Equita
  • Sold in November 2018 to Honeywell Inc.

Press releases
IK Investment Partners to sell Transnorm to Honeywell
IK Investment Partners acquires Transnorm from Equita in Germany
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