Wabtec Completes Acquisition of Remaining Shares of Faiveley Transport

WILMERDING, PA, March 21, 2017 – Wabtec Corporation (NYSE: WAB) has completed the acquisition of the remaining shares of Faiveley Transport by implementing a mandatory squeeze-out procedure at the price of the cash tender offer, a cash payment of 100 euros for each outstanding Faiveley Transport share.  As a result, Faiveley Transport’s shares were delisted from Euronext Paris.
Wabtec Corporation (www.wabtec.com) is a leading global provider of equipment, systems and value-added services for transit and freight rail.  Through its subsidiaries, the company manufactures a range of products for locomotives, freight cars and passenger transit vehicles. The company also builds new switcher and commuter locomotives, and provides aftermarket services. The company has facilities located throughout the world.
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