Thermo Fisher Scientific completes acquisition of Lomb Scientific
7 Jan 2011
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO), has completed its
previously announced acquisition of Lomb Scientific, a provider of
laboratory chemicals, consumables and instruments in Australia and New
Lomb Scientific has approximately 100 employees at its offices
and warehouses in both countries, particularly in Sydney, Perth and
Auckland. The company had full-year revenues of approximately AUD
$34 million in 2009.
Lomb Scientific will be integrated into both of Thermo Fisher
Scientific’s business segments: Analytical Technologies and
Laboratory Products and Services.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has revenues of more than $10 billion
and about 35,000 employees. The company serves pharmaceutical and
biotech companies, hospitals and clinical diagnostic labs,
universities, research institutions and government agencies, as well
as environmental and process control industries.