- Bucyrus Inc
- DBT Gmbh
SummaryBucyrus Inc proposed acquisition of DBT GmbH. Bucyrus supplies and services surface mining equipment. DBT supplies and services underground mining equipment.
Market definitionThis merger was considered in the context of:
- the supply of surface mining equipment,
- the after sales service of surface mining equipment,
- the supply of underground mining equipment, and
- the after sales service of underground mining equipment.
Competition analysisThe parties have no overlap in the product markets that they service and so it appears unlikely that the acquisition will lead to a substantial lessening of competition.
ACCC commenced review under the Merger Review Process Guidelines.
Commenced market inquiries
Closing date for submissions from interested parties
ACCC announced its decision not to oppose the merger