READ THE LATEST NEWS ACROSS AC GROUP

We seek to strengthen our companies’ strategic objectives and brands. We do this, among other things, with the stories we tell – and the news we bring.

Here you find press releases from AC Group and our companies and media coverage in trade and news media.

Stories that show the diversity and scope of our business.

MEDIA COVERAGE: Three click and a delivery: intopit’s simple leasing concept provides a million in profit on the bottom line

While several car dealerships are holding back on buying new cars, CEO at intopit, Magne Jakobsen is busy buying up. Despite less growth than planned, the business continues to run smoothly with the company's leasing cars, which are increasingly to be found on the roads across the country.

Erhverv+
12. May 2022/by rootmin

MEDIA COVERAGE: Danish leasing company partners up with German van interior company Plastipol-Scheu.

The leasing company intopit and german Plastipol-Scheu are now collaborating with van interior design. The customers are expected to be car dealerships and leasing companies.

Motor Magasinet
10. March 2022/by rootmin

MEDIA COVERAGE: Electrical upgrade at NH Handling

At NH Handling, they want to be involved already in the decision-making phase, from the time the customer starts planning their stock until they receive their products and to complying with the statutory inspections.

Lager & Transport Logistikmagasinet
25. January 2022/by rootmin

PRESS RELEASE: THE ELECTRIC WHEELS ARE RUNNING AT NH HANDLING

"We have a lot of new products, we have sales people out for counceling, and we are experiencing a greater and greater demand for counceling," says sales manager at NH Handling, John Rahbek.
18. January 2022/by rootmin

NEWS: NEW YEAR’S STATUS – PROGRESS ON TOP AS WELL AS BOTTOM LINE

Another exciting year in AC Group is over. A historic year, and in many respects a very special year, where we have moved AC Group to where we have never been before.
4. January 2022/by rootmin

MEDIA COVERAGE: WELL-KNOWN BUSINESSMAN GETS TOURIST ATTRACTION IN THE BACKYARD

Claus A. Christensen owns AC Group and has renovated several historic properties in Viborg city center, such as his private residence, which borders right on the Cathedral district, which in the long run will attract 250,000 guests annually and compete with cities such as Aarhus, Aalborg and Odense for the tourists.

JP Viborg
27. December 2021/by rootmin

NEWS: A REGULAR JOB CAN HELP YOUNG PEOPLE ON THE EDGE

"There are some who have to say 'come here, and we will help you,'" explains Henrik Dal Jakobsen, Production Manager, completion at AC Hydraulic.
15. December 2021/by rootmin

MEDIA COVERAGE: Company from Viborg is responsible for repairing one of Denmark’s oldest railway vehicles

AC Motor Parts, which is part of the AC Group, has had an 86-year-old engine on a repair visit on behalf of the Danish Railway Museum.

Ugeavisen
14. December 2021/by rootmin

PRESS RELEASE: AC Motor Parts brings the old train engines to life

On December 8, two Frichs engines were tested at the AC Motor Parts factory in Viborg. The engines usually sit in an MO motor vehicle from 1935 from the Danish Railway Museum.
13. December 2021/by rootmin

NEWS: ART IN THE CANTEEN AT AC GROUP

Junkyard - a 2 × 5 meter painting now adorns the wall of the canteen. The work is a gift from CEO Claus A. Christensen on the occasion of his 60th birthday - to himself and the company's 270 employees.
8. November 2021/by rootmin

NEWS: Sofie Nia Nielsen from Hydraflex nominated Viborg Talent of the Year by Business Viborg

"We are very proud to see Sofie nominated. Sofie is a clear example of the value of giving young people who may not have chosen the right education in the first place, another chance. And thereby get her into an industry where she feels much more at home, and therefore can unfold her talent and be among one of the country's most talented Industrial Technician apprentices," says Niels Rahbek, Director of Hydraflex A/S.
25. October 2021/by rootmin

MEDIA COVERAGE: Intopit director enjoys the tranquility of Viborg’s city center and around the lakes

In a series of articles, the magazine zooms in on “the other side” of the director – in this edition, you can read about Magne Jakobsen from Intopit.

Motor Magasinet
13. October 2021/by rootmin

PRESS RELEASE: AC HYDRAULIC UPDATES THE PRODUCT PORTFOLIO WITH A FOOT-OPERATED AIR HYDRAULIC WORKSHOP PRESS

AC Hydraulic A/S adds a new product to its range of popular workshop presses: A world first within workshop presses that eases the work and increases safety of heavy press work.
29. September 2021/by rootmin

PRESS RELEASE: HYDRAFLEX APPRENTICE IN INTERNSHIP AT LOCKHEED MARTIN

“We have a strong focus on giving our apprentices the best education, and the selection of Sofie is a huge recognition of her high professionalism and social skills, and at the same time the proof of Hydraflex's great focus on apprentices, ” says a proud factory manager Esben Kristensen at the cylinder company Hydraflex A/S.
21. September 2021/by rootmin

PRESS RELEASE: THE REINS FOR TWO LEADING FUNCTIONS IN AC HYDRAULIC ARE PASSED ON

AC Hydraulic says goodbye to two employees with long seniority, who are now retiring, Knud Bisgaard and John Madsen. The two have made a positive contribution to the development of AC Hydraulic since the 1990s.
1. September 2021/by rootmin

MEDIA COVERAGE: THE AUTO MECHANIC HAS BECOME FACTORY MANAGER AND HAS EVEN GREATER AMBITIONS

Esben Kristensen believes that it is wrong for young people to believe that a vocational education will close and not open doors for them.

Viborg Stifts Folkeblad
16. July 2021/by rootmin

MEDIA COVERAGE: INTERVIEW WITH EASY ENGINEERING

Interview with Jesper Vestergaard, Export Manager at AC Hydraulic A/S

Easy Engineering
4. June 2021/by rootmin

MEDIA COVERAGE: INTEND TO HIRE MORE: AUTO WORKSHOP CHANGES OWNER

From 1 July, Intopit Carservice will move to Fredericia when the workshop chain takes over Autoværkstedet at Gl. Landevej 59

Fredericia Dagblad
21. April 2021/by rootmin

MEDIA COVERAGE: AC Group will sell spare parts abroad: We are chasing the niches

AC Group continues its expansion and will sell spare parts abroad. - We are chasing the niches, says Executive Vice President, Claus A. Christensen in this interview.

Motormagasinet
16. April 2021/by rootmin

MEDIA COVERAGE: 19 years and youngest man at the CNC machines: I was tired of school and more interested in crafts

Oliver Simonsen is 19 years old and thus the youngest apprentice at Hydraflex. When he started his apprenticeship almost two years ago, it was important for him to get started on something where he could use his hands.

Jern-Maskinindustrien
16. April 2021/by rootmin

MEDIA COVERAGE: Sofie’s new career path became industry

Sofie Nielsen, 24, is a trained sales assistant and later a web integrator. She had a hard time finding work after graduating, and today she is an apprentice as an industrial technician at the cylinder manufacturer Hydraflex in Viborg.

Jern-Maskinindustrien
16. April 2021/by rootmin

MEDIA COVERAGE: Cylinder manufacturer with uproar: Take more apprentices, it’s not that hard!

The cylinder manufacturer Hydraflex in Viborg now comes with a clear call to other companies in the industry to take more apprentices onboard.

Jern-Maskinindustrien
16. April 2021/by rootmin

PRESS RELEASE: INTOPIT CARSERVICE A/S AGAIN ON ACQUISITIONS ALONG THE DANISH MOTOR WAY

A step along the way to become a future-proof and nationwide workshop chain.
16. April 2021/by rootmin

PRESS RELEASE: HYDRAULICS BUSINESS EXPANDS WITH HIGH-BAY WAREHOUSE: WE FREE UP SPACE SO THAT WE CAN GROW THE PRODUCTION

The new buildings of just over 2300 m2 will be completed in the autumn of 2021.
15. April 2021/by rootmin

MEDIA COVERAGE: HYDRAULICS BUSINESS EXPANDS WITH HIGH-BAY WAREHOUSE: WE FREE UP SPACE SO THAT WE CAN GROW THE PRODUCTION

Metal Supply
15. April 2021/by rootmin

PRESS RELEASE: OPEN YOUR DOORS FOR HAVING APPRENTICES! IS THE MESSAGE FROM HYDRAFLEX A/S

“We want to show other companies that it is not that difficult to have apprentices at all.”
14. April 2021/by rootmin

MEDIA COVERAGE: Viborg Group satisfied with million profit, but has higher expectations this year: – We run at full steam

“We are running at full steam at the moment, and we expect that we will hit a total turnover of just under 400 million kroner this year,” says Claus A. Christensen.

Viborg Stifts Folkeblad
7. April 2021/by rootmin

PRESS RELEASE: A/S MIDTJYSK CYLINDER-SERVICE BESOMES A PART OF AC GROUP

“We take over a fantastic well-run company ...”
19. March 2021/by rootmin

MEDIA COVERAGE: SCHEWERES LEICHTER MACHEN

Our efficient and ergonomically correct lifting equipment profiled in the German magazine AGRARTECHNIK. Read the interview with our Export Manager Uwe Elbert here.

Agrar Technik
1. March 2021/by rootmin

MEDIA COVERAGE: INTOPIT ON ACQUISATION IN EAST JUTLAND

Auto Test I / S in Harlev in East Jutland will be part of Intopit, which will thus have 32 workshops.

Motor Magasinet
4. December 2020/by rootmin

MEDIA COVERAGE: TWO LIFTING COMPANIES MERGE

HJ-Lift ApS will be part of AC Group in a long-term strategy to make AC Service nationwide.

Metal Supply
15. October 2020/by rootmin

PRESS RELEASE: HJ-LIFT APS BECOMES A PART OF AC GROUP

HJ Lift ApS will be part of the AC Group, which o.a. companies include AC Hydraulic, Hydraflex, NH Handling, intopit and AC Service.
15. October 2020/by rootmin

MEDIA COVERAGE: AC GROUP ACQUIRES HJ LIFT: AN IMPORTANT STEP IN A LONG-TERM STRATEGY

HJ Lift, which services and repairs all types of lifts and compressors in Jutland and on Funen, has been acquired by the AC Group and will in future be part of the company AC Service.

Viborg Stifts Folkeblad
7. October 2020/by rootmin

MEDIA COVERAGE: THE JOBCENTER AND THE BUSINESS COMMUNITY HAVE FOUND EACH OTHER IN MENTOR SCHEME

Young people between the age of 15 and 29 are offered a vocational mentor if they have difficulty finding a job or starting an education. The scheme has already proven a success, and it has created increased mutual respect between business and the job center.

Viborg Stifts Folkeblad
18. April 2020/by rootmin