Sulzer Metco complements its product portfolio for thin-film coatings Sulzer Acquires Diamond-like Carbon Coatings Activities from Bekaert Sulzer and Bekaert, today announced the completion of the acquisition of Bekaert's diamond-like carbon (DLC) coatings activities. The transaction value amounts to EUR 11.0 million (CHF 14.5 million). This business with its leading DLC technology achieved sales of EUR 12.5 million (CHF 16.5 million) in 2009. The acquisition will expand the geographical presence and complement the technology range of Sulzer Metco in the thin-film coatings market. You will find a full version of this investor release on the internet: http://www.sulzer.com/en/desktopdefault.aspx/tabid-94/1084_read-16984/lang-2 ________________________________________________ Sulzer Ltd Investor Relations Zürcherstrasse 14, 8401 Winterthur, Switzerland Phone +41 52 262 20 22, Fax +41 52 262 00 25 firstname.lastname@example.org www.sulzer.com ________________________________________________ CONFIDENTIALITY NOTICE The information in this email may be confidential and/or privileged. This email is intended to be reviewed by only the addressee(s) named above. If you are not the intended recipient, you are hereby notified that any review, dissemination, copying, use or storage of this email and its attachments, if any, or the information contained herein is prohibited. If you have received this email in error, please immediately notify the sender by return email and delete this email from your system. Thank you.
SULZER COMPLETES ACQUISITION OF BEKAERT'S COATINGS ACTIVITIES