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Sparton Corp. has announced that on November 20, 2017, the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) completed its review process and stated that there are no unresolved national security concerns with respect to the previously announced proposed acquisition of Sparton by Ultra Electronics Holdings plc.
The transaction remains subject to other governmental approvals, including clearance of the transaction under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended, as well as other customary closing conditions.
About Sparton Corporation
Sparton Corporation, now in its 118th year, is a provider of complex and sophisticated electromechanical devices with capabilities that include concept development, industrial design, design and manufacturing engineering, production, distribution, field service, and refurbishment. The primary markets served are Medical & Biotechnology, Military & Aerospace, and Industrial & Commercial. Headquartered in Schaumburg, IL, Sparton currently has thirteen manufacturing locations and engineering design centers worldwide.
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