ABB Completes Acquisition of Tropos Networks
06/15/2012| 10:03am US/Eastern
Electrical engineering company ABB Ltd (ABBN.VX) Friday said it had completed the acquisition of Tropos Networks Inc, a Silicon Valley-based company that develops and markets wireless technologies and products for distribution area communication networks.
- The acquisition expands ABB's communications systems offering for customers in the power, transportation, mining and public infrastructure sectors, ABB said.
- It also reinforces ABB's increased focus on the North American market and complements its global presence in utility and industrial communications.
- ABB's comprehensive suite of communication solutions provides a strong foundation for mission-critical networks and is a key enabler for smarter grids.
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