AMEC plc says that the acceptance period for the offer for Foster Wheeler AG (Foster Wheeler) shares has been extended to 11:59 p.m. New York City time on 12 November 2014. AMEC has also filed a post-effective amendment to the registration statement with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (the "Post-Effective Amendment").
The Offer has been extended to provide Foster Wheeler shareholders an opportunity to review the Post-Effective Amendment, which includes Foster Wheeler's third quarter results, which were released on 3 November 2014. As of 11:59 p.m. New York City time on 4 November 2014, approximately 94,410,662 Foster Wheeler shares have been tendered into the Offer, representing 94.291 per cent. of the outstanding shares of Foster Wheeler.