- Hochtief Aktiengesellschaft
SummaryACS currently holds 29.98% interest in Hochtief Aktiengesellschaft and is proposing to increase its interest.
Market definitionThe ACCC considered the proposed acquisition in the context of the design, construction and operation of water infrastructure; and the design, installation and operation of tolling systems. However, the ACCC did not consider it necessary to form a definitive view on market definition.
Competition analysisThe ACCC concluded that the proposed acquisition would not be likely to substantially lessen competition in any market. In reaching this conclusion, the ACCC had regard to the following factors:
- The minimal overlap between the merger parties; and
- The presence of other competitors.
|03/11/2010||ACCC commenced review under the Merger Review Process Guidelines.|
|23/11/2010||Closing date for submissions from interested parties.|
|06/12/2010||ACCC announced it would not oppose the proposed acquisition.|