Rofin-Sinar Technologies Inc.
Industrial laser maker Rofin-Sinar Technologies Inc. of Plymouth,
Mich., has acquired Switzerland-based Lasag AG from The Swatch Group Ltd. for an
undisclosed amount of cash. Lasag manufactures industrial Nd:YAG lasers for materials
processing. The lasers are used for fine cutting, spot welding, drilling and scribing
applications in the medical device, automotive, electronic and aerospace industries.
The Swatch Group of Biel/Bienne, Switzerland, said the sale will allow it to focus
on watches, its core business.