The Executive Board of Bilfinger SE has decided to sell the Building and Facility business segment to EQT. The relevant purchase agreement for Building and Facility was signed on June 2d, 2016. The purchase price amounts to approximately €1.2 billion, which corresponds to an enterprise value of around €1.4 billion. The decision is the result of an intensive review of several purchase bids for the segment. The Supervisory Board of Bilfinger SE approved the sale today. The transaction remains subject to approval from the responsible authorities.
The sale will result in the change of Building and Facility segment owners: 51% of shares will belong to the company EQT and 49% stake remains under the control of the group Bilfinger SE. The above mentioned transaction does not imply to rename the companies belonging to the Building and Facility segment.