published: May 1, 2017
VANCOUVER, BC – Westport Fuel Systems Inc. (“Westport Fuel Systems”) (TSX:WPRT / Nasdaq:WPRT) today announced the closing of its previously announced sale of the assets of its IMPCO Auxiliary Power Unit (“APU”) business. Net proceeds to the company at closing were approximately $60 million US dollars, after adjusting for estimated net working capital, transaction costs, hold back amounts and other deal related expenses. Westport Fuel Systems has entered into an agreement to supply APU systems and parts to the purchaser for approximately 5 months.
At Westport Fuel Systems, we are driving innovation to power a cleaner tomorrow. We are inventors, engineers, manufacturers and suppliers of advanced clean-burning fuel systems and components that can change the way the world moves. Our technology delivers performance, fuel efficiency and environmental benefits to address the challenges of global climate change and urban air quality. Headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, we serve our customers in more than 70 countries with leading global transportation brands. At Westport Fuel Systems, we think ahead. For more information, visit www.wfsinc.com.
Enhanced Liquidity and Continued Execution on Stated Goals
To coincide with the disclosure, Westport Fuel Systems has also scheduled a conference call on Monday, August 14, 2017 at 2:00 pm Pacific Time (5:00 pm Eastern Time).
Westport Fuel Systems Inc. announced today the exercise of the underwriters' option from its previously announced offering to purchase an additional 2,425,000 common shares at the Offering price of US$1.50 per share. With the exercise of the option, Westport issued a total of 19,125,000 common shares under the offering for gross proceeds of US$28,687,500.
Westport Fuel Systems Inc. announced today the closing of its previously announced offering of 16,700,000 common shares at a price of US$1.50 per share, for gross proceeds of US$25,050,000.
Westport Fuel Systems will offer 16,700,000 common shares at a price of US$1.50 per share, for gross proceeds of US$25,050,000.