RBC Bearings Sells Nice Bearings Facility
Monday, December 18, 2006
RBC Bearings Incorporated, an international manufacturer of highly-engineered precision plain, roller and ball bearings for the industrial, defense and aerospace industries, announced that it has completed the sale of its Nice Bearings facility located in Kulpsville, Penn. The asset was sold to Corvest Realty Group, Inc. The company will realize approximately $3.5m in net proceeds from the sale and a gain of approximately $800,000 before taxes.
"The sale of this facility represents the final phase of our Nice
Bearings consolidation," said Dr. Michael J. Hartnett, Chairman,
President and Chief Executive Officer. "We are very pleased with our
team's continued progress in driving efficiencies across the business
and their ability to move production seamlessly from the Nice Bearing
facility to other RBC locations. We believe that the completion of
this facility sale demonstrates our continued execution and commitment
to operational improvement."