Barnes Completes The Acquisition of MB Aerospace

MBAerospace - Thursday, August 31, 2023

BRISTOL, Conn., - Barnes Group Inc. (NYSE: B) today announced that it has completed its previously
announced acquisition of MB Aerospace, a leading provider of precision aero-engine component
manufacturing and repair services serving major aerospace and defense engine OEMs, Tier 1 suppliers,
and MRO providers.

“We’re excited to welcome MB Aerospace and its talented workforce to Barnes Aerospace,” said Ian
Reason, Senior Vice President, Barnes and President, Barnes Aerospace. “The significant growth
opportunities provided by this combination will enhance our ability to deliver value-add solutions across
the aero-engine value chain. MB Aerospace brings welcomed customer diversification within both
commercial aerospace and defense platforms and provides Barnes with a well-balanced portfolio across
aerospace and industrial end markets.”

The purchase price of $740 million, subject to customary closing adjustments, was financed with cash on
hand, borrowings under the Company’s new $1.0 billion revolving credit facility and its new $650 million
term loan B. For the remainder of 2023, the acquisition is expected to add approximately $110 million in
sales and be dilutive to adjusted earnings per share by approximately $0.25. The Company will discuss
additional details about the MB Aerospace acquisition and its operational and financial impact on the
Company’s third quarter 2023 earnings call scheduled for Friday, October 27, 2023.

About Barnes

Barnes Group Inc. (NYSE: B) pioneers technologies to help change the world. Leveraging world-class
manufacturing capabilities and market-leading engineering, we develop advanced processes, automation
solutions and applied technologies for industries ranging from medical and personal care to mobility,
packaging, and aerospace. Customers benefit from our integrated hardware and software capabilities
focused on improving the processing, control, service and sustainability of engineered plastics, factory
automation technologies, and precision components.

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