-----BEGIN PRIVACY-ENHANCED MESSAGE----- Proc-Type: 2001,MIC-CLEAR Originator-Name: webmaster@www.sec.gov Originator-Key-Asymmetric: MFgwCgYEVQgBAQICAf8DSgAwRwJAW2sNKK9AVtBzYZmr6aGjlWyK3XmZv3dTINen TWSM7vrzLADbmYQaionwg5sDW3P6oaM5D3tdezXMm7z1T+B+twIDAQAB MIC-Info: RSA-MD5,RSA, C1q0k938dhq2AFxysY1IyoTnz528ShB7c3PJj3b3ziKzRtf6B9BAoopBSbE+tZK9 5Goyb6m6p1O6+QlSHQsYpQ== 0000054381-08-000027.txt : 20080401 0000054381-08-000027.hdr.sgml : 20080401 20080401165730 ACCESSION NUMBER: 0000054381-08-000027 CONFORMED SUBMISSION TYPE: 8-K PUBLIC DOCUMENT COUNT: 3 CONFORMED PERIOD OF REPORT: 20080401 ITEM INFORMATION: Other Events ITEM INFORMATION: Financial Statements and Exhibits FILED AS OF DATE: 20080401 DATE AS OF CHANGE: 20080401 FILER: COMPANY DATA: COMPANY CONFORMED NAME: KAMAN CORP CENTRAL INDEX KEY: 0000054381 STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION: WHOLESALE-MACHINERY, EQUIPMENT & SUPPLIES [5080] IRS NUMBER: 060613548 STATE OF INCORPORATION: CT FISCAL YEAR END: 1231 FILING VALUES: FORM TYPE: 8-K SEC ACT: 1934 Act SEC FILE NUMBER: 000-01093 FILM NUMBER: 08730100 BUSINESS ADDRESS: STREET 1: 1332 BLUE HILLS AVE CITY: BLOOMFIELD STATE: CT ZIP: 06002 BUSINESS PHONE: 8602437100 MAIL ADDRESS: STREET 1: 1332 BLUE HILLS AVE CITY: BLOOMFIELD STATE: CT ZIP: 06002 FORMER COMPANY: FORMER CONFORMED NAME: KAMAN AIRCRAFT CORP DATE OF NAME CHANGE: 19680403 8-K 1 form8-k.htm KAMAN CORPORATION FORM 8-K DATED APRIL 1, 2008 form8-k.htm



UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549

FORM 8-K

CURRENT REPORT PURSUANT
TO SECTION 13 OR 15(D) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): April 1, 2008 (March 31, 2008)


Kaman Corporation
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)


Connecticut
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)

0-1093
 
06-0613548
(Commission File Number)
 
(IRS Employer Identification No.)
     
1332 Blue Hills Avenue, Bloomfield, Connecticut
 
06002
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
 
(Zip Code)

(860) 243-7100
(Registrant's Telephone Number, Including Area Code)

Not Applicable
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):

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Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)

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Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))

o
Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))



 
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Item 8.01    Other Events.

On April 1, 2008, the company announced that on March 31, 2008, its subsidiary, Kaman Industrial Technologies Corporation, completed the previously announced acquisition of 100% of the capital stock of Industrial Supply Corporation (ISC) of Richmond, Virginia. ISC is a distributor of power transmission, fluid power, material handling and industrial MRO supply products with annual sales of about $55 million. Please see the press release attached as Exhibit 99.1 issued on April 1, 2008 regarding the transaction.
 

 
Item 9.01  Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(c) Exhibits.
 
Exhibit 99.1
Press Release of the Company dated April 1, 2008.


 
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SIGNATURES

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.


 
KAMAN CORPORATION
     
     
     
     
 
By:
/s/ Robert M. Garneau
   
Robert M. Garneau
   
Executive Vice President and
   
Chief Financial Officer

Date: April 1, 2008




 
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KAMAN CORPORATION AND SUBSIDIARIES

Index to Exhibits

Exhibit
Description
 
 
Exhibit 99.1
 
Press release dated April 1, 2008.
Attached


 
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EX-99.1 2 ex99-1.htm KAMAN CORPORATION EXHIBIT 99-1 ex99-1.htm



Kaman Corporation
Bloomfield, CT 06002
(860) 243-7100
 
 NEWS
     
     



KAMAN COMPLETES ACQUISITION OF INDUSTRIAL SUPPLY CORP.


BLOOMFIELD, Connecticut (April 1, 2008) – Kaman Corp. (NASDAQ-GS:KAMN) today announced that its subsidiary, Kaman Industrial Technologies Corporation (KIT) completed the previously announced acquisition of Industrial Supply Corp. (ISC) of Richmond, Virginia on March 31, 2008, the first day of Kaman’s second quarter.  ISC is now a wholly owned subsidiary of KIT, Kaman’s Industrial Distribution segment.

ISC, founded in 1933, is a distributor of power transmission, fluid power, material handling and industrial MRO supply products to such diverse markets as ship building, printing, machinery, transportation, electronics, pharmaceutical, rubber, chemicals and food processing.  In addition to its Richmond facility, ISC has five branches located in Norfolk, Roanoke and Waynesboro, Virginia, and in Wilson and High Point, North Carolina.  The company has annual sales of approximately $55 million.

Kaman is the third largest distributor of power transmission and motion control products in North America.  The company operates nearly 200 branches, distribution centers and customer service centers across the U. S., Canada and Mexico.  It offers approximately three million items as well as value-added services to a base of about 50,000 customers representing a highly diversified cross section of North American industry.

Kaman Corp., headquartered in Bloomfield, Connecticut, conducts business in the aerospace and industrial distribution markets.
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Contact:
Eric B. Remington
Vice President, Investor Relations
(860) 243-6334
eric.remington@kaman.com


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