AM Group company – Industrial Door Engineering (IDE) has acquired the Industrial and Commercial Roller Shutter Division of Excel Metal Sections Limited in St Helens, Merseyside, UK.

Excel has been established for over 25 years and has a wide ranging customer base covering construction companies, local authorities, factories, schools, offices and retail outlets.

The Excel product range is similiar to that of IDE and manufacture of products will take place at IDE Headquarters in Northwich, Cheshire.

It is anticipated that the acquisition should add in the region of 10% to the annual turnover of IDE.