Akuisisi Filtrona Porous Technologies atas Lymtech Scientific MemperluasTeknologi Berpori Khusus untuk Bahan Bersih

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RICHMOND, Va., 14 Juni 2012 /PRNewswire-AsiaNet/ —

Filtrona plc (“Filtrona”) hari ini mengumumkan telah menyelesaikan
akuisisi sebesar 100% untuk modal saham John R. Lyman Company dan Big Blue
Properties LLC (bersama dengan “Lymtech Scientific”) di divisi Porous
Technologies.

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Lymtech Scientific, yang berbasis di Amerika Serikat, adalah produsen dan
distributor bahan pengelap khusus berpori yang digunakan dalam lingkungan
bersih yang amat dibutuhkan oleh pasar medis, ilmu hayat, elektronik dan
industri. Akuisisi Lymtech Scientific tidak hanya menambah teknologi pelengkap
di dalam segmen pertumbuhan bagi Filtrona Porous Technologies, tetapi juga
meningkatkan kemampuan komersialnya melalui penambahan jaringan distribusi
penjualan.

Mengomentari pengumuman hari ini, Russ Rogers, Presiden Filtrona Porous
Technologies, berujar: “Akuisisi Lymtech Scientific adalah peluang yang menarik
bagi Filtrona Porous Technologies. Transaksi ini tidak hanya merupakan
perluasan teknologi produksi serat kami, tetapi juga memberi kami akses ke
pertumbuhan yang menarik dan ruang bersih bernilai tinggi dan pasar lingkungan
bersih yang terkontrol. Selain itu, dengan memanfaatkan pemasaran global dan
sumber daya operasional kami, ada peluang nyata bagi kami untuk memperluas
bisnis Lymtech Scientific secara geografis ke pasar ruang bersih yang cukup
besar di Asia dan Eropa. ”

Tentang Filtrona Porous Technologies:

http://www.filtronaporoustechnologies.com/en/ Filtrona Porous
Technologies, yang berproduksi di seluruh dunia dan mengekspor produknya ke 56
negara, adalah pengembang dan produsen komponen penanganan fluida sesuai selera
yang direkayasa dari ikatan serat, busa poliuretan, dan teknologi plastik
berpori. Berbagai komponennya merupakan teknologi terkemuka yang digunakan
dalam aplikasi perawatan kesehatan, konsumen, dan industri yang membutuhkan
penyerapan, filtrasi, pemindahan, ventilasi, atau pelepasan terkontrol cairan
dan uap. Filtrona Porous Technologies adalah divisi Filtrona plc dan berkantor
pusat di Richmond, Virginia, Amerika Serikat, dengan lokasi pabrik di Richmond,
Virginia dan St. Charles, Michigan, Amerika Serikat; Reinbek, Jerman; Ningbo,
China; dan Dangjin, Korea Selatan.

Tentang Filtrona plc:

http://www.filtrona.com

Filtrona plc (“Filtrona”) adalah perusahaan FTSE 250 dan pemasok terkemuka
internasional produk plastik, serat dan busa khusus dengan empat divisi
operasi: Protection & Finishing Products, Porous Technologies, Coated &
Security Products, dan Filter Products. Filtrona berfokus pada pembuatan ringan
dan distribusi komponen penting dalam jumlah besar yang melayani pelanggan di
berbagai pasar dan wilayah.

Jaringan global Filtrona, yang berkantor pusat di Inggris, meluas ke 28
negara dan mencakup sekitar 4.000 karyawan, 33 pabrik utama, 63 operasi
penjualan & distribusi operasi serta 5 pusat penelitian dan pengembangan.

SUMBER Filtrona Porous Technologies

KONTAK: Filtrona Porous Technologies: Tiffany Overstreet, Direktur
Pemasaran, +1-804-524-4983; atau Filtrona plc: Joanna Speed, Direktur
Perusahaan, +44(0)1908-359100


Filtrona Porous Technologies Acquisition of Lymtech Scientific Expands Technology Into Porous Speciality Wiping Materials

RICHMOND, Va., June 14, 2012 /PRNewswire-AsiaNet/ —

Filtrona plc (“Filtrona”) today announces that it has completed the acquisition of 100% of the share capital of John R. Lyman Company and Big Blue Properties LLC (together “Lymtech Scientific”) in its Porous Technologies division.

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Based in the US, Lymtech Scientific is a manufacturer and distributor of porous speciality wiping materials used within the clean environments increasingly required by the medical, life science, electronic and industrial markets. The acquisition of Lymtech Scientific not only adds complementary technology in a growth segment to Filtrona Porous Technologies, but also enhances its commercial capability through the addition of a distribution selling channel.

Commenting on today’s announcement, Russ Rogers, President of Filtrona Porous Technologies, said: “The acquisition of Lymtech Scientific is an exciting opportunity for Filtrona Porous Technologies. The transaction is not only a logical extension of our porous fibre manufacturing technology, but also gives us access to the attractive growth and higher value cleanroom and controlled environment wipes market. In addition, through leveraging our global commercial and operational resources, there is a real opportunity for us to expand the Lymtech Scientific business geographically into the sizeable Asian and European cleanroom wipes market.”

About Filtrona Porous Technologies:
http://www.filtronaporoustechnologies.com/en/
Producing globally and delivering to over 56 countries, Filtrona Porous Technologies is a developer and manufacturer of custom fluid handling components engineered from bonded fiber, polyurethane foam, and porous plastic technologies. Its components represent leading technology used in healthcare, consumer, and industrial applications that require the absorption, filtration, transfer, venting, or controlled release of liquids and vapors. Filtrona Porous Technologies is a division of Filtrona plc and is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia, USA, with manufacturing locations in Richmond, Virginia, St. Charles, Michigan, and Westover, Massachusetts, USA; Reinbek, Germany; Ningbo, China; and Dangjin, South Korea.

About Filtrona plc:

http://www.filtrona.com

Filtrona plc (“Filtrona”) is a FTSE 250 company and a leading international supplier of speciality plastic, fibre and foam products with four operating divisions: Protection & Finishing Products, Porous Technologies, Coated & Security Products, and Filter Products. Filtrona focuses on the light manufacture and distribution of high volume, essential components which serve customers in a wide variety of end-markets and geographies.

Headquartered in the United Kingdom, Filtrona’s global network extends to 28 countries and includes c. 4,000 employees, 34 principal manufacturing facilities, 63 sales & distribution operations and 5 research & development centres.

SOURCE Filtrona Porous Technologies

CONTACT: Filtrona Porous Technologies: Tiffany Overstreet, Director of Marketing, +1-804-524-4983; or Filtrona plc: Joanna Speed, Corporate Affairs Director, +44(0)1908-359100