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Komatsu coming to town

One of west Milwaukee’s iconic institutions is set to change its livery next year following events this week, but don’t worry Brewers fans, Miller Park is safe. The baseball club’s famous ground is adjacent to Joy Global’s 42-acre manufacturing site, and that company’s 1,000 local employees heard the future calling this week.

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Joy shareholders approved the US$28.30-a-share offer for the company – valuing it at $2.9 billion – with Japan’s Komatsu now on a course to take ownership in the middle of next year.