Electronics Production | November 04, 2019
AMETEK completes acquisition of Gatan
AMETEK has completed its acquisition of Gatan, a manufacturer of instrumentation and software used to enhance and extend the operation and performance of electron microscopes.
AMETEK acquired Gatan from Roper Technologies, Inc. in an all-cash transaction valued at USD 925 million. "We are excited to welcome the Gatan team to AMETEK," says David A. Zapico, AMETEK Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "Gatan's differentiated technology and premier brand nicely complement AMETEK's existing high-end analytical instrumentation solutions." With annual sales of approximately USD 180 million, Gatan joins AMETEK as part of its Electronic Instruments Group (EIG) - focused on advanced analytical, monitoring, testing, calibrating and display instrumentation.