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): May 17, 2018
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
28601 Clemens Road
Westlake, Ohio 44145
(Address of Principal Executive Offices, including Zip Code)
Registrants Telephone Number, including Area Code: 440-892-1580
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|Item 1.01.||Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.|
On May 17, 2018, Nordson Corporation entered into a Second Amendment to its $705 million Term Loan Agreement with the lenders party thereto, and PNC Bank, as administrative agent, to extend the maturity due date of the $200 million tranche from September 30, 2018 to September 30, 2021. All other terms governing this term loan facility remain substantially the same.
The Second Amendment to the Term Loan Agreement is filed as Exhibit 10.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference.
|Item 2.03.||Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation Under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement of the Registrant.|
The information required by Item 2.03 is included in Item 1.01 above and is incorporated herein by reference.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|10.1||Second Amendment to Term Loan Agreement dated as of May 17, 2018, by and between Nordson Corporation, as Borrower, each of the financial institutions party hereto, and PNC Bank, as Administrative Agent for the Lenders.|
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.
|Date: May 23, 2018||By:|
|Gregory A. Thaxton|
Executive Vice President
Chief Financial Officer