Ametek buys Creaform for $120 million

By Rhoda Miel
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Published: October 29, 2013 4:48 pm ET
Updated: October 29, 2013 4:50 pm ET

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Topics Mergers & Acquisitions, Rapid Prototyping, Process Controls & Software

Ametek Inc. has purchased Creaform Inc., a maker of 3D measurement systems and portable scanners.

Ametek, based in Berwyn, Pa., is paying $120 million for Creaform of Lévis, Québec.

Creaform makes portable three-dimensional scanning systems as well as portable coordinate measuring machines and other accessories used in reverse engineering and to test production quality. It has annual sales of about $52 million.

It will become part of Ametek's electronic instruments group.


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