|View printer-friendly version|
Schlumberger-Cameron Merger Receives Unconditional Clearance from European Commission
As previously announced, the
Under the terms of the merger agreement, Schlumberger and Cameron only await regulatory approval from the
The closing of the proposed merger remains subject to the satisfaction or waiver of the remaining customary closing conditions contained in the merger agreement. Schlumberger and Cameron expect to close the merger in the first quarter of 2016. Until that time, the companies will continue to operate as separate and independent entities and continue to serve their respective customers.
Schlumberger is the world’s leading supplier of technology, integrated project management and information solutions to customers working in the oil and gas industry worldwide. Employing more than 95,000 people representing over 140 nationalities and working in more than 85 countries, Schlumberger provides the industry’s widest range of products and services from exploration through production.
Cameron is a leading provider of flow equipment products, systems and services to worldwide oil and gas industries.
Cautionary Note Regarding Forward Looking Statements
This communication contains “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. The expected timetable for completing the proposed transaction, and other statements regarding Schlumberger’s and Cameron’s future expectations, beliefs, plans, objectives, assumptions or future events or performance that are not statements of historical fact, are forward-looking statements. Neither Schlumberger nor Cameron can give any assurance that such expectations will prove correct. These statements are subject to, among other things, satisfaction of the closing conditions to the merger and other risk factors that are discussed in Schlumberger’s and Cameron’s most recent Annual Reports on Form 10-K and the definitive proxy statement/prospectus referred to below, as well as each company’s other filings with the
In connection with the proposed transaction, Schlumberger has filed with the
STOCKHOLDERS ARE URGED TO READ THE DEFINITIVE PROXY STATEMENT/PROSPECTUS, THE REGISTRATION STATEMENT AND OTHER DOCUMENTS THAT HAVE BEEN AND THAT MAY BE FILED WITH THE SEC REGARDING THE PROPOSED TRANSACTION CAREFULLY AND IN THEIR ENTIRETY AS AND WHEN THEY ARE AVAILABLE BECAUSE THEY CONTAIN OR WILL CONTAIN IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT THE PROPOSED TRANSACTION. These materials will be made available to stockholders of Cameron at no expense to them. Investors will be able to obtain free copies of these documents and other documents filed with the
Simon Farrant – Schlumberger Limited, Vice President of Investor Relations
Joy V. Domingo – Schlumberger Limited, Manager of Investor Relations
Office +1 (713) 375-3535
Scott Lamb – Cameron, Vice President of Investor Relations
Office +1 (713) 513-3344
Joao Felix – Schlumberger Limited, Director of Corporate Communication
Tel:+1 713 375 3494