Mergers & Acquisitions

Equilibar Announces Partnership with TFSG to Expand Thermal and Refrigeration Offerings

April 19, 2017

Equilibar is excited to announce a new partnership with Thermal and Fluids Solutions Group of Stafford, Virginia. TFSG specializes in advanced two-phase flow and heat transfer systems, including refrigeration, Rankine cycles and open power cycles. They have extensive experience in alternative energy technology, especially Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion.

“TFSG’s focus complements... Read More

Wisconsin Oven Closes on Property Purchase from Plymouth Tube

April 14, 2017

East Troy, WI – April 10, 2017- Wisconsin Oven announced today that they have closed on a property purchase from Plymouth Tube. The property is located on Young Street in East Troy Wisconsin, between two other Wisconsin Oven factories. This facility offers over 130,000 square feet of manufacturing space. Wisconsin Oven’s total investment in the community will exceed $2.5M after purchase... Read More

Timken Acquires Torsion Control Products, Broadening Its Couplings Product Line

April 10, 2017

NORTH CANTON, Ohio, April 7, 2017 - The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR; www.timken.com), a global leader in bearings and mechanical power transmission products, today announced that it has acquired Torsion Control Products, Inc., a manufacturer of engineered torsional couplings used in the construction, agriculture and mining industries.

"The acquisition... Read More

Victrex Acquires Fiber Manufacturer Zyex to Accelerate Development of Existing and New Markets for Peek Fiber Applications

April 8, 2017

Thornton Cleveleys, UK – (April 6, 2017) – Victrex plc, an innovative world leader in high performance polymer solutions, today announces that it has acquired Zyex, a recognized global leader in the manufacture of PEEK based fibers, principally for the aerospace, automotive, and industrial markets. The move further enables Victrex to offer differentiated VICTREX™ PEEK-based solutions to... Read More

Quaker Chemical and Houghton International to Combine

April 6, 2017

Creating a global leader uniquely positioned in metalworking and primary metals platforms with deep expertise across attractive customer segments

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., April 5, 2017 - Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) and Houghton International Inc., companies with a combined 250-year history as providers of process fluids, chemical specialties, and technical expertise to the global... Read More

Siemens Closes Mentor Graphics Acquisition

April 3, 2017

  • Creates world's leading supplier of industrial software for the Digital Enterprise
  • Siemens significantly expands its software business by entering the Integrated Circuit (IC) design and embedded software segments
  • Emphasis placed on critical need for both Electronic Systems and IC development tools
  • Siemens uniquely positioned to address complex development... Read More

Custom Engineered Wheels Has Completed an Acquisition of Skyway Machine Inc.

March 30, 2017

Warsaw, IN – Custom Engineered Wheels, a leading provider of custom composite wheel solutions, injection molding, and polyurethane tires, today announced that they are acquiring the assets of Skyway Machine Inc a composite wheel company specializing in composite TuffWheels®, to enhance its broad range of composite wheel offerings.

“This new partnership assures that the love and... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

PEM® Concealed-Head Self-Clinching Studs and Standoffs for Thin Metals Provide Permanent Mating Threads and Promote Smooth and Unmarred Designs

March 25, 2017

PEM® concealed-head self-clinching studs and standoffs from PennEngineering® install permanently in thin metal assemblies to provide strong and reusable threads for mating hardware while preserving a smooth and unmarred appearance on the side of the sheet opposite installation. The concealed-head feature additionally will satisfy strict ingress protection requirements in assemblies where a... Read More

Vollrath Acquires CDF Industries for its Cleaning Equipment Division

March 20, 2017

Acquisition Expands Stoelting Cleaning Equipment’s Industrial Cleaning Portfolio

SHEBOYGAN, WI – MARCH 7, 2017 – The Vollrath Company, LLC, president and chief executive officer, Paul Bartelt, announced the acquisition of the cleaning equipment division of CDF Industries in Quakertown, Pennsylvania.

By acquiring CDF Industries, an industrial cleaning equipment design and... Read More

Johnson Controls Acquires Five YORK® Branches from M&A Supply Co. Inc.

March 14, 2017

Branches become part of Source 1™ HVAC Supply Network; allow company to accelerate growth in South Carolina, Georgia and Florida markets

MILWAUKEE – (March 13, 2017) – Johnson Controls has acquired M&A Supply Co. Inc.’s five successful YORK® branches in the southeast markets of South Carolina, Georgia and Florida, the companies announced today. The branches will become part of... Read More

Stratus is Pleased to Announce that as of April, 2016, the Company Has Acquired the Assets of Fine Industrial Supply

February 25, 2017

Fine Industrial Supply had been a leader in the Surface Preparation Industry for over 40 years. Mr. Fine was a wonderful man who will be truly missed. Stratus will strive to exceed the excellent service you had been receiving from Fine Industrial Supply.

Stratus Technologies is one of the largest distributors of surface preparation equipment, abrasives, and parts in the Northeast.... Read More

ATC, Inc. Announces Acquisition by Pfeiffer Vacuum Technology AG

February 22, 2017

Indianapolis, IN, February 20, 2017 – Pfeiffer Vacuum Technology AG acquired 100% of the shares of Advanced Test Concepts (ATC), Inc. an Indianapolis, Indiana USA corporation as of February 14, 2017. ATC’s team is looking forward to joining the Pfeiffer worldwide team to enhance both companies' capabilities and help our customers to ensure that their products meet industry... Read More

MPI Label Systems Expands in North East with the Acquisition of Label Gallery, Inc.

February 17, 2017

Sebring, OH – February 1, 2017 - MPI Label Systems is pleased to announce the acquisition of Label Gallery, Inc., a leading flexographic and digital printer in Norwich, NY specializing in the Pharmaceutical, Wine/Spirits, and Food industries. This acquisition complements MPI’s growing national presence as a leading roll label and equipment supplier in North America.

“We are... Read More

Curtiss-Wright Acquires Para Tech Coating

February 13, 2017

Leading applicator of parylene conformal coatings for protection of electronic and medical components

PARAMUS, N.J. - February 8, 2017 - Curtiss-Wright’s Surface Technologies (CWST) division announced today that it has completed the acquisition of the net assets of Para Tech Coating, Inc. (“Para Tech”). With facilities in Aliso Viejo, CA; Middleton, CT and Neenah, WI, Para Tech... Read More

Tecmark Corp Purchases North Shore Safety GFCI Company Expands Electrical Protection Product Line And Support Capabilities

February 9, 2017

MENTOR OHIO - JANUARY 18, 201 7 - Tecmark Corp, (www.tecmarkcorp.com) acquired North Shore Safety GFCI/ELCI products, (www.nssltd.com) on September 1st, 2016. The company is now named North Shore Safety, a Tecmark Company. The acquisition complements Tecmark’s existing business with a greater depth and breadth of... Read More

Schleuniger Acquires Leading Software Supplier

February 9, 2017

Effective as of the beginning of the year, Schleuniger is the sole owner of DiIT AG, headquartered in Munich, Germany. Schleuniger already held a minority interest in DiIT AG, the world’s leading producer of software systems for wire processing and wiring harness production, prior to taking full ownership. As of January 1, 2017 the previous majority stakeholder and company founder, Dr.... Read More

AMETEK Acquires Rauland-Borg Corporation

February 8, 2017

-- Global Leader in Healthcare Communications Solutions --

BERWYN, Pa., Feb. 7, 2017 - AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE: AME) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Rauland-Borg Corporation, a leading global provider of mission critical communication solutions for hospitals, healthcare systems and educational facilities.

Rauland-Borg was acquired for $340 million, plus a... Read More

KapStone Acquires Associated Packaging Incorporated (API)

February 2, 2017

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Feb. 1, 2017 - KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE: KS) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of the assets of Associated Packaging, Inc. and Fast Pak, LLC (together, API). API is headquartered in Greer, South Carolina and has 77 employees.

API provides corrugated packaging and digital production needs serving a diverse customer base... Read More

Makino Expands SST Consumables Business in Merger with Global EDM Supplies

February 2, 2017

Merger provides enhanced customer support, broader geographic presence and greater product diversity to SST

MASON, Ohio – February 1, 2017 – Makino Inc. is pleased to announce its merger with EDM consumables supplier Global EDM Supplies. The merger is expected to expand the company’s SST Consumables business, providing customers with broader geographic reach, greater product... Read More

ACS Motion Control Joins Forces with PI

January 27, 2017

The acquisition of ACS further demonstrates PI’s technical leadership and marketplace focus to provide OEMs with complete customized motion systems solutions.

January 2017, Auburn, MA - Motion control and nanopositioning systems global leader PI (Physik Instrumente) is proud to announce the acquisition of 80% of the Israeli-based company, ACS Motion Control, a well-known developer and... Read More