News Brief | February 2014
Atlas Copco completes acquisition of Edwards Group
Atlas Copco, a leading provider of sustainable productivity solutions, has closed the acquisition of Edwards Group Ltd, headquartered in the United Kingdom. Edwards is a technology and market leader in sophisticated vacuum products and abatement solutions. The products and services are integral to manufacturing processes, such as for semiconductors and flat panel displays, and are used within an increasingly diverse range of industrial applications. Following the acquisition, Edwards will be delisted from the NASDAQ stock exchange.