Vortex Aquatic Structures International (Vortex), a world leader in aquatic solutions, has acquired Dutch company Watergames & More. This strategic move enhances Vortex’s manufacturing and service capabilities in Europe and solidifies its market presence in the region. The acquisition was announced by Vortex’s CEO, Stephen Hamelin, and applauded by Watergames & More’s CEO, Odmar van den Berg, who emphasized the synergy between Vortex’s global reach and Watergames & More’s local expertise. Watergames & More, founded in 2008 by Paul van den Berg, has transitioned from being a distributor to a manufacturer of water play experiences. Vortex, established in 1995 and headquartered in Montreal, Canada, has deployed over 10,000 installations worldwide. The acquisition aligns with Vortex’s commitment to sustainable practices and innovation in water management. Their recent CoolHub™ initiative is an urban oasis designed to mitigate urban heat and promote community well-being. The acquisition is expected to open new market opportunities and increase customer satisfaction across Europe.

Aquatic Structures Manufacturing, Recreational Equipment, Sustainable Technologies,Canada, Netherlands, Europe