Northampton Defense Contractor Sold for $210 Million

A military contractor  which just opened a brand new headquarters in northampton, massachusetts will change ownership next year. The Kollmorgen company, which develops and manufactures optics system for submarines, will be sold by Washington DC-based  Danaher Corporation to defense contractor L-3 Communications for $210 million. Kollmorgen recently moved its headquarters to an $18 million facility on the outskirts of downtown Northampton.