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Sematic Group is a leading supplier in the world of elevator components. Our activities include the production and distribution of standard and special automatic elevator doors, rope and hydraulic complete elevators, subsystems and components as well as cabins, car pa...

Sematic's Agreement with The Carlyle Group

22 December 2014

Global alternative asset manager The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG)  announced that it has agreed to acquire a majority interest in Sematic Group. Equity for the transaction will come from Carlyle Europe Partners IV, a European upper-mid market buyout fund. This will be the fund’s third investment. The transaction is expected to close in the first quarter of 2015, subject to customary closing requirements and regulatory approvals. CEO Roberto Zappa said: “We are excited to partner with The Carlyle Group.  We are confident their industrial expertise and global network will be a positive contribution to Sematic, as we work to grow our business i...

Sematic at the 5th International Conference on "Tall Buildings"

25 November 2014

On November 21 the international conference "Tall Buildings", on the design / construction of tall buildings, was held for the fifth consecutive year in Venice, at the headquarters of the Ateneo Veneto. Organized by the University IUAV under the auspices of CTBUH (Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat), the conference coincided with the final weekend of the fourteenth exhibition of the "Biennale of Architecture" curated by Rem Koolhaas, reproposing its main theme: "Fundamentals". Discussions and presentations focused on tall buildings, their characteristics and their ability to meet basic requirements, such as vertical mobility. During the event, repres...