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BRIEF-Oxford Instruments forms JV with GD Intressenter AB for Omicron business
May 28, 2015 / 6:31 AM / 3 years ago

BRIEF-Oxford Instruments forms JV with GD Intressenter AB for Omicron business

May 28 (Reuters) - Oxford Instruments Plc

* JV provides excellent opportunities to enhance product development, cut production costs and broaden product range, while extending market reach and strengthening customer relationships

* Oxford Instruments enters into joint venture with GD Intressenter AB, comprising Omicron Nanotechnology and Scienta Scientific

* Has entered into a joint venture with GD Intressenter AB of Sweden to create world’s largest player in highly specialised ultra high vacuum surface science field

* Oxford instruments has transferred all of its shares in capital of Omicron to Scienta

* Oxford Instruments holds a 47 per cent interest in share capital of Scienta and GDI holds 53 percent

* CEO of new business will be Mr Johan Aman who is based in Uppsala, Sweden Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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