Foster Wheeler tells employees AMEC changes not being implemented until 2015 Foster Wheeler CEO J. Kent Masters told employees in a letter that the new organizational structure that will be integrated with its recent acquisition of AMEC will not be implemented until 2015. The deal between Foster and AMEC is expected to complete in Q4.
Foster Wheeler comments om AMEC acquisition Foster Wheeler issued an internal announcement to its employees to provide an update regarding the company’s pending acquisition by AMEC, which was previously announced on a Current Report on Form 8-K filed on February 13. A copy of the internal announcement is attached as Exhibit 99.01 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference. The internal announcement contains statements intended as “forward-looking statements” that are subject to the cautionary statements about forward-looking statements set forth below in this Form 8-K. The pending exchange offer by AMEC to acquire all of Foster Wheeler’s issued and to be issued registered shares has not commenced. At the time the Offer is commenced, AMEC will file a registration statement on Form F-4 and a Tender Offer statement on Schedule TO and the company will file a Recommendation Statement on Schedule 14D-9 with respect to the Offer. These documents will contain important information about the Offer that should be read carefully before any decision is made with respect to the Offer. These materials will be made available to the shareholders of the company at no expense to them.