In July 2007, CVC Funds acquired DYWIDAG-Systems International (DSI). Headquartered in Munich, Germany, DSI is the global market leader in the area of post-tensioning and geotechnical systems for applications in the construction and mining industries. In addition, DSI is the leader in the concrete accessories markets in France and a major player in Germany.
DSI is diversified across geographies and product categories. The company’s products largely include anchoring systems, spacers, Rawlplugs, spacers and other building accessories, largely made out of plastic. DSI’s products are mainly used to strengthen concrete, stabilise slopes and support tunnels and underground mines.