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Company Overview of Doncasters Group Limited

Company Overview

Doncasters Group Limited manufactures and markets engineered components for the aerospace, industrial gas turbine, transportation, petrochemical, turbocharger component, construction, industrial, fastener systems, and superalloy markets. It operates through three divisions: Power Systems, Fastener Systems, and Specialised Engineering. The company offers airframe brackets and components; airframe fabrications; fan, compressor, and combustor casings; combustion components and systems; compressor airfoils; defence casings and structural products; engine fabrications and panels; engine structural components; exhaust assemblies; fan blades; free spinning nuts and lock nuts; heat shields and seal ...

Millennium Court

First Avenue

Burton-upon-Trent,  DE14 2WH

United Kingdom

Founded in 1778

3,951 Employees


44 13 3286 4900


44 13 3286 4888

Key Executives for Doncasters Group Limited

Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Director
President of Fastener Systems and Managing Director of Fastener Systems Division
Divisional Managing Director of Centrifugal Products
Divisional Managing Director of Superalloys
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Doncasters Group Limited Key Developments

Two Chinese Groups Eye On UK's Doncasters

Two Chinese industrial groups Yinyi Group Co., Ltd. and Impro (china) Limited have emerged as potential bidders for Doncasters Group Limited, one of the oldest names in British engineering and a major supplier to aerospace giants such as Boeing and Rolls Royce.

Blackstone, Carlyle Reported To Be Considering Bids For Doncasters

The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX), The Carlyle Group LP (NasdaqGS:CG) and Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, Inc. are examining takeover bids for Doncasters Group Limited, upon being put for sale by its owner, Dubai International Capital L.L.C., according Sky News report. An auction of the company is kicking off this September and could fetch a price tag in the region of £1.5 billion. Sources said that bankers acting for DIC were contacting a small group of private equity firms and specialist manufacturers to gauge their appetite to buy Doncasters. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) is now advising on the auction, with Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Credit Suisse Group AG (SWX:CSGN) also involved.

Dubai International Capital Exploring A Sale Of Doncasters Group

Dubai International Capital L.L.C. is exploring a sale of its British engineering group, Doncasters Group Limited, according to people with knowledge of the situation. Dubai International is working with advisers at Bank of America Corp., Credit Suisse Group AG and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. to seek potential buyers for the business, which could fetch more than €2 billion ($2.2 billion), the people said. The discussions are at an early stage and a formal sale process hasn't begun, the people said. Representatives for Dubai International's parent company Dubai Holding, Bank of America and Goldman Sachs declined to comment. A representative for Credit Suisse had no immediate comment.

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