ats in $14m healthcare deal
-ATS Automation tool systems(TSX: ATA)
Said it won $14. 3 million (U. S. )
Design, build, and install automated packaging systems for leading healthcare companies.
The company did not disclose the identity of the customer.
ATS said on Tuesday that major orders containing robots, automatic material handling systems and software will be delivered and installed throughout North America.
The first system will be delivered by the end of this year.
\"The order obtained today is a valuable win for us as it comes from a new customer at ATS, a customer with a strong market position and an ambitious future growth plan, ron Jutras, President and CEO of ATS, said.
\"So we expect this first project to be the beginning of a valuable long-term project --
Long term business relationship between our company.
\"ATS manufactures and installs manufacturing systems for healthcare, computer companies
Electronics, automotive and consumer goods.
The company also has a growing solar industry business, employing about 3,500 employees at 24 manufacturing plants in Canada, the United States, Europe, Southeast Asia and China.
ATS shares rose 4 cents to $8 in Tuesday trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange. 83.