TITLE

AEA pulls out of 'not-worth-it' takeover talks

PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Professional Engineering;06/27/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 11, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that AEA Technology PLC terminated talks of a possible sale to various interested buyers. Failure of prospective buyers to offer a purchase package which reflected the company's value; Decision to undergo a business reorganization and focus on rail and the environment; Move to sell its nuclear engineering business to Nukem Inc.
ACCESSION #
5101607

 

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