Bucyrus International 8-K 2007
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): April 27, 2007 (April 27, 2007)
BUCYRUS INTERNATIONAL, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
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Bucyrus International, Inc., a Delaware corporation (Bucyrus or the Company), entered into a credit agreement, dated as of April 27, 2007 (the Credit Agreement), with JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association, as administrative agent (the Administrative Agent), J.P. Morgan Securities Inc., as sole bookrunner and lead arranger, and the lenders party thereto. The Credit Agreement provides for a new $160 million secured term loan credit facility that matures on the first to occur of (1) May 5, 2007, and (2) the date of the closing of the Companys previously announced acquisition of DBT GmbH and its subsidiaries. The loan bears interest at 1.25% per annum. The loan proceeds were contributed to the capital of Bucyrus Holdings GmbH, a wholly-owned German subsidiary of Bucyrus, which in turn used the proceeds to make a capital contribution in a like amount to DBT Holdings GmbH. DBT Holdings GmbH is the indirect, German special purpose acquisition subsidiary of Bucyrus that will acquire the shares of capital stock of DBT GmbH. Immediately after such capital contribution, DBT Holdings GmbH will make an intercompany loan of the capital contribution back to Bucyrus so that Bucyrus may then immediately repay its borrowings under the Credit Agreement.
On April 27, 2007, Bucyrus entered into a fourth amendment and consent to its Amended and Restated Loan and Security Agreement among Bucyrus, certain subsidiaries of Bucyrus, the financial institutions party thereto, GMAC Commercial Finance LLC, as Agent, JPMorgan Chase Bank, as documentation agent, and LaSalle Bank National Association, as syndication agent, which permits Bucyrus to enter into and consummate the transactions contemplated by the Credit Agreement described above.
Section 2 Financial Information
As disclosed above and incorporated by reference herein, on April 27, 2007, Bucyrus entered into the Credit Agreement on the terms described above.
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.