0

August 10, 2015 AT 10:03 am

Berkshire Hathaway to Buy Precision Castparts for $37.2 Billion #makerbusiness

Berkshire Hathaway to Buy Precision Castparts for $37.2 Billion – The New York Times.

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway is buying an aircraft components maker, Precision Castparts, in a deal valued at about $37.2 billion, the companies said today.

“I’ve admired P.C.C.’s operation for a long time,” Mr. Buffett said in news release on Monday. “For good reasons, it is the supplier of choice for the world’s aerospace industry, one of the largest sources of American exports.

Read more – what’s pretty amazing is a company that large only has a YouTube page with 3 videos from 2 years ago and a LinkedIn page (and their website, that’s it) – however, they have 10,000+ employees, super focused.


Check out all the Circuit Playground Episodes! Our new kid’s show and subscribe!

Have an amazing project to share? Join the SHOW-AND-TELL every Wednesday night at 7:30pm ET on Google+ Hangouts.

Join us every Wednesday night at 8pm ET for Ask an Engineer!

Learn resistor values with Mho’s Resistance or get the best electronics calculator for engineers “Circuit Playground”Adafruit’s Apps!


Maker Business — Limor Fried featured in NYC’s HER BIG IDEA!

Wearables — Get concrete solutions

Electronics — Probe Compensation

Biohacking — Dr. Rita Levi-Montalcini was a Centenarian Gonzo Biohacker

Get the only spam-free daily newsletter about wearables, running a "maker business", electronic tips and more! Subscribe at AdafruitDaily.com !



No Comments

No comments yet.

Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.