SensorDynamics, a manufacturer of MEMS and wireless semiconductor
products, announced that it was acquired by Maxim Integrated Products, a
manufacturer of analog and mixed-signal semiconductor products.
Maxim Integrated Products, headquartered in Sunnyvale, Calif.,
is paying approximately $130 million plus the assumption of about $34 million
in debt to acquire SensorDynamics.
In the near term, this acquisition enables SensorDynamics to
focus on its engineering strength for MEMS and wireless semiconductor products,
while making use of Maxim Integrated Products’ considerable manufacturing, distribution,
and sales infrastructure.