Per 1 February 2022 the world-leading manufacturer of condensate management products, primarily condensate drains, oil/water separators and air-saving equipment Houdstermaatschappij Jorc B.V. (Jorc) is acquired by Ingersoll Rand Inc., listed at the New York Stock Exchange. For Boels Zanders Janou BriaireRoald SubnelMarie-Louise Kneepkens and Tim Stoffelen acted as advisors to the sellers in this transaction. They cooperated closely with China based ADVOC-partner Shanghai United Law Firm.

Darren de Bie (Jorc): “I knew we needed a professional, internationally knowledgeable and dedicated lawyers team to help us navigate through the international legal aspects of our company sale and I can say that finding Janou Briaire and the rest of the Boels Zanders Team was absolutely spot on. Always available combined with a warm personal and professional collaboration. Thank you Janou and Team BZ!

Janou Briaire: “It was pleasure to be able to assist Jorc in this transaction from the start to the closing, with several international transactions incorporated in this deal. Love it when a plan comes together, even under high time pressure, with a good spirit. I am confident that the cooperation between Jorc and IR will turn out to be very succesfull.”


Founded in 1991 Jorc developed into an industry leader with sales channels through OEM’s, distributors and dealers in more than 100 countries. The company is based in Heerlen, Netherlands and has additional facilities in the USA and Slovenia. Jorc has approximately €13 million in 2021 annual sales.

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