Rdr acquires 35% Nexus Tlc to make water network monitoring and management safer

The family of Rdra company from Torre del Greco (NA) leader in the Integrated Water Cycle sector with 270 employees and over 50 million turnover in 2021, is expanding to make room for innovation, with the entry of the innovative SME Nexus Tlc based in Naples, specialized in the IoT (Internet of Things) sector. The operation, of sale of shares and increase in capital, sees theacquisition of 35% of the share capital of Nexus by Rdrwith the purpose of develop projects in the technological field applied to services in the water sectorthanks to the know-how of the innovative Neapolitan SME specialized in the creation of advanced solutions for the remote monitoring and control of company management in various areas, including safety, efficiency and sustainability.

Founded in 1978 by Francesco Di Ruocco as an electromechanical workshop today Rdr is the fourth Italian player in the integrated water cycle sectore, specialized in the design, construction, management, maintenance, commissioning and operation of aqueduct works and water treatment plants.

“The particular historical moment we are going through requires us to protect and manage the water resource intelligently – he comments Luca SerenaCEO of Rdr SpA – The entry of Nexus into the RDR family is part of the path of growth and innovation that the company is pursuing to make our service increasingly sustainable and efficient. 60% of the Italian water network is over 30 years old and 42% of the water distributed in the national network is not accounted for due to leaks, technology and digitalization can help us in this.that’s why as a company we are investing a lot in innovation and in the growth of specialized figures. ”

That of Nexus is an operation that is part of the M&A path envisaged by the industrial plan of RDR which has already seen at the beginning of 2022 the acquisition of the company Aviomar Srl, a historic company in the area, which has been on the market for over 40 years , specialized in precision mechanical maintenance on rotating machines and with a turnover of over 1 million.

The union between the two companies gave life to Officine RDR – Aviomar, an autonomous reality capable of developing professionalism and skills by bringing its scope of action beyond that of the integrated water cycle. The acquisition of Nexus was completed thanks to the help of expert consultants in the reference sector; RDR was supported by Studio Pavia & Ansaldo, with Milena Prisco Of Counsel of the Corporate and M&A department, for the legal aspects and Studio Cennamo, with Antonio Cennamo, for the tax aspects; while Nexus was joined by Alberto Cinquegrana for the legal party and the 012Factory incubator.