October 14, 1999


14 October 1999---The rights issue, approved by an Extraordinary General Meeting of Atlas Copco AB on September 6, 1999, has successfully been concluded. The subscription level for the rights issue was 99.5%. The issue provided the Company with proce...

August 31, 1999

Acquisitions 1999

Stockholm August 31st --- Atlas Copco is pleased to announce that Prime Service, Inc. has acquired Clementina Equipment Company. The acquisition is in line with the Group’s strategy to grow in the equipment rental business in the United States.

August 23, 1999

Divestments 1999

August 23, 1999 - Atlas Copco has signed a definite agreement to sell Atlas Copco Controls to Danaher Corp., a leading company in the electrical equipment/component industry, with headquarters in Washington D.C, USA. Atlas Copco Controls had revenues...