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The merger of 2 Brazilian subsidiaries

September 4, 2018

Ebara Corporation (Ebara) is delighted to announce the merge-absorption type dated 01/09/2018, of its wholly-owned Brazilian subsidiary Thebe Bombas Hidráulicas Ltda. (THEBE) by Ebara Indústrias Mecânicas e Comércio Ltda. (EIMCO), another wholly-owned subsidiary in Brazil. The surviving entity has the new name as Ebara Bombas América do Sul Ltda. (Ebara Pumps South America - EBAS).

The restructuring integrates management and business of the 2 companies, EIMCO submersed pump business and THEBE surface pumps business, to enhance optimization of our production and sale system.

Ebara expect the integration of THEBE brand, well consolidated in Brazilian market, to EIMCO, a company with over 40 years history in Brazil market, will strengthen Ebara’s presence in South America.

<EBAS Company Profile>
Company Name Ebara Bombas América do Sul Ltda.
Location Sao Paulo, Brazil
Number of Employees 549
Business Manufacture, sale and maintenance of deep well for submersible motor pumps, surface pumps

<EBAS Product Line-up>

Main product of EIMCO: Model BHS, D
Main product of THEBE: Model P-11, TH-16
THEBE, based in Brazil manufactures and sells surface pumps for over 70 years, was acquired by EIMCO in 2015.