MILWAUKEE Feb. 4, 2011
The request will extend the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvement Act of 1976 as amended until 30 days after both companies have complied with the requests. The request may be subject to modifications suggested by the companies provided the Department of Justice agrees to the modifications. A. O. Smith and Regal Beloit are in the process of gathering information to respond to the requests and are working cooperatively with the Department of Justice as it reviews the proposed transaction.
$875 million Dec. 12, 2010
Shanghai Shanghai Ashland City, Tenn.
Milwaukee, Wis. North America China
SOURCE A. O. Smith Corporation