Conclusion of the sale of Microinox, a unit of the Metallurgy segment
Mar 16, 2012
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Sao Paulo, Brazil –
Corporate Taxpayer’s ID (CNPJ/MF): 89.463.822/0001-12
Company Registry (NIRE): 43300028534
Publicly-held Company – Novo Mercado
NOTICE TO THE MARKET
Conclusion of the sale of Microinox, a unit of theMetallurgy segment
Caxias do Sul, March 16, 2012 – LupatechS.A. (BMFBOVESPA: LUPA3) (OTCQX: LUPAY) (Lupatech FinanceLTD 97/8 Perpetual Bonds: ISIN USG57058AA01) (“Lupatech” or“Company”), leadingBrazilian supplier of manufactured products and services for the oil and gassector, announces that today was signed between the Company and Hidro JetEquipamentos Hidráulicos Ltda. (“Hidro Jet”), a Contract for the Purchase and Sale of Quotas of Microinox – Fundição de Precisão e Usinagem Ltda. (“Microinox”), asper binding proposal announced to the market on December 14th, 2011.
The sale of Microinox wasconcluded by the amount of R$32 (thirtytwo) million and the transfer of assets should occur until April 2nd,2012.
With the sale of this unit,the Company has concluded the sale of the Metallurgy segment initiated in 2011and that is part of the process of restructuring and rationalization of theCompany’s structures.
Lupatech, through itsInvestor Relations Department, is available for any clarifications through thecontacts below.
InvestorRelations – Contacts
AlexandreMonteiro – CEO CynthiaBurin – Investor Relations
Telephone:+55 (11) 2134-7000 or +55 (11) 2134-7088 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
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