The Treviso-based company, global leading company in automation, active security and access control, broadens its market horizons, launching an important signal of growth and consolidation in the Middle East
Last 25th June, CAME S.p.A. has acquired control over Özak, the Turkey-based company specialized in the production of turnstiles for pedestrian access control and bollards for urban vehicle control. In this way CAME significantly reinforces its own role on the global market of solutions for security and access control in public and urban spaces, and it aims to intercept new opportunities.
Özak was founded in 1974 and it is one of Turkey's biggest companies specialized in the production of turnstiles for access control and safety bollards for urban control and high security. It exports its products to over 80 Countries around the world: Europe, the Middle East, the Arabian Peninsula, the Far East, Russia and the USA. 200 staff members operate in its Kocaeli-based headquarters and Ankara branch. With over 52,000 vehicle and pedestrian control systems installed across the globe, Özak is a leading company in its sector.
With the acquisition of Özak, CAME launches an important signal of growth and consolidation of its own business in pedestrian and vehicle access control. President Andrea Menuzzo confirms how "For years we have paid particular attention to the business of integrated solutions for urban planning, control management and public venue security. The Group's strategy for growth by acquisition has always been oriented towards leveraging the potential of the acquired brands, providing them with the technological know-how and organizational capabilities of a Group present all over the world, with a business model strongly geared towards internationalization”.