Dorma Acquires Rutherford Controls International

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Friday, November 16, 2012

 

CAMBRIDGE, Ontario—The Dorma Group has acquired Rutherford Controls International, which provides electric locking and access control solutions to security, locksmith and architectural markets, according to a company statement from RCI.

The sale presents an opportunity for both companies to achieve growth in their primary markets.

“RCI is excited to play a key role in accelerating Dorma’s growth throughout the Americas,” RCI president Eric Gowland said in the statement. “Joining forces with Dorma will further enhance both our companies’ abilities to dominate our industry as innovative leaders in access control solutions.”

Dorma plans to keep the RCI brand and to maintain RCI customers, employees, sales representatives, suppliers and locations.