Mr. Luc Tack
Specialty Industrial Machinery

Picanol nv, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the mechanical engineering, agriculture, food, energy, water management, natural resources, and other industrial businesses in Belgium and internationally. The company operates through five segments: Machines & Technologies, Agro, Bio-valorization, Industrial Solutions, and T-Power. The Machines & Technologies segment develops, produces, and sells weaving machines and other industrial products, as well as engages in the foundry and mechanical finishing, and electronics development and production activities. The Agro segment produces, trades, and markets crop nutrients, such as liquid crop fertilizers and potassium sulfate fertilizers; and crop protection products. The Bio-valorization segment produces, trades, and sells gelatins and collagen peptides, proteins, and fats. The Industrial Solutions segment engages in the production, trading, and sale of plastic pipe systems; water treatment chemicals; and other industrial activities comprising the production and sale of mining and industrial auxiliaries. The T-Power segment produces electricity by combined cycle gas turbine with an installed capacity of 425 MW. The company was founded in 1936 and is headquartered in Ieper, Belgium. Picanol nv is a subsidiary of Artela NV.