EQT – Acquisition of railway company Dellner Couplers

European private equity house EQT has tapped its €10.75bn eighth fund to invest in railway coupler and gangway business Dellner Couplers. The company, which was founded in Sweden in 1941, has grown to become a business with sales of about SEK1.9bn ($205m) last year. Financials of the transaction not publicly disclosed.