Simpson Acquires Gbo Fastening Systems AB

Simpson Acquires Gbo Fastening Systems AB

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Leading construction connector manufacturer Simpson Strong-Tie is pleased to announce the successful acquisition of Gbo Fastening Systems AB, bringing a complete line of CE-marked structural fasteners and unique fastener dimensioning software for timber applications into its already comprehensive construction products line-up.

Headquartered in Gbo Fastening Systems AB, Sweden, the company employs 222 people in Sweden, Poland, Norway and Romania. Sales are focused primarily to the professional construction and DIY markets within the Nordic countries, Eastern Europe and Russia.  

In addition to premium quality nails, screws, collated fasteners, mechanical and chemical anchors and connectors, they also bring high-level technical support, logistics support as well as a broad selection of merchandising solutions for retailers.

The acquisition provides opportunity for both companies to build on mutual strengths. Simpson Strong-Tie CEO Karen Colonias explains: “Both companies share the same passion for high-quality, innovative products and have consistently focused on providing exceptional customer service.” 

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