Close

Search

Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Buyers' Guide Photonics EDU Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Industrial Photonics Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook
More News
SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT
2016 Photonics Buyers' Guide Clearance! – Use Coupon Code FC16 to save 60%!
share
Email Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Comments

ADC Plans Acquisition of Altitun, Ibsen

Photonics Spectra
Jul 2000
Minneapolis-based ADC Telecommunications Inc. announced plans to acquire Altitun AB of Kista, Sweden, a manufacturer of tunable lasers for optical telecommunications. Under terms of the proposed transaction, ADC would issue shares of its common stock to holders of Altitun in a swap valued at more than $870 million.

The company also announced the purchase of Ibsen Micro Structures A/S of Farum, Denmark. The $80 million purchase would give it Ibsen's experience in the development and production of phase masks, fiber Bragg gratings and integrated photonic systems.


Comments
Terms & Conditions Privacy Policy About Us Contact Us
back to top

Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
©2016 Photonics Media
x Subscribe to Photonics Spectra magazine - FREE!