Trimble Acquires Pacific Crest - 08/03/2005
Trimble (CA, USA), in a cash transaction, is to acquire the privately held Pacific Crest Corporation (CA, USA). Financial terms have not been disclosed.
Pacific Crest Corporation has two core business areas: its products provide in-class solutions for precision RTK GPS applications that include surveying and machine control and Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA) wireless applications for weather stations, aquaculture and offshore monitoring. Trimble expects this acquisition to strengthen its wireless data communications capabilities in the engineering and construction business segment.