Mergers & Acquisitions

KKSP Precision Machining is Pleased to Announce the Acquisition of Dune Manufacturing

December 8, 2016

KKSP Precision Machining is pleased to announce the acquisition of Dune Manufacturing, a multi-spindle-focused, precision machined products business located in Melrose Park, IL. Dave Dolan, KKSP President said "we are pleased to combine Dune's operations with those of KKSP and believe by doing so we can offer Dune's customers additional resources and serve more of their current and... Read More

Zekelman Industries to Acquire Western Tube & Conduit Corporation

December 7, 2016

CHICAGO, Dec. 6, 2016 - Zekelman Industries announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation and other minority shareholders of Western Tube & Conduit for Wheatland Tube to purchase Western Tube & Conduit Corporation. The financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. The parties expect the transaction to close next year,... Read More

Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group Acquires Aflex Hose Ltd

December 7, 2016

Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group strengthens its product portfolio through the acquisition of Aflex Hose Limited.

Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group (WMFTG), the world leader in niche peristaltic pumps and associated fluid path technologies, has acquired Aflex Hose Limited and its subsidiary Aflex Hose USA LLC (Aflex) through its parent company Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc, for... Read More

AMETEK Acquires Laserage Technology Corporation

December 6, 2016

Leader in Laser Fabrication for Medical Device Market

BERWYN, Pa., Nov. 1, 2016 - AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE: AME) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Laserage Technology Corporation, a leading provider of laser fabrication services for the medical device market. Laserage is a privately held company with headquarters and manufacturing operations in Waukegan, IL, and a... Read More

Troy Industrial Solutions Signs Agreement to Purchase Lane Conveyors and Drives of Brewer, Maine. Continues Growth Strategy Into New England

December 3, 2016

Watervliet, NY - Troy Industrial Solutions, headquartered in Watervliet, NY, announced they have signed an agreement to purchase the assets of Lane Conveyors and Drives headquartered in Brewer, Maine. Lane was founded in 1959 as an industrial distributor of supplies and power transmission equipment servicing the paper manufacturing and woodlands industry. Over the years they began to... Read More

Quaker Acquires Lubricor Inc. Canadian Metalworking Fluids Business

December 2, 2016

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Nov. 30, 2016 - Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) announced today that it has acquired Lubricor Inc., a manufacturer and marketer of metalworking fluids based in Waterloo, Ontario, for approximately 16 million Canadian dollars, or $11.8 million. Lubricor annually sells approximately $10 million of branded products directly to its North American customers, primarily... Read More

Logistics Plus Acquires DoorLogistics™ Door-to-Door Intermodal Solution

December 2, 2016

New platform, developed by SynchroNet Intermodal Services, provides enhanced container visibility, pricing, and support capabilities.

ERIE, Pa. (December 1, 2016) - Logistics Plus Inc., a leading worldwide provider of transportation, logistics and supply chain solutions, announced today that it has acquired the DoorLogistics™ service of Virginia Beach, Virginia-based SynchroNet... Read More

Modine Completes Acquisition of Luvata Heat Transfer Solutions

December 1, 2016

Completes next step in transformation strategy through the addition of the world's largest supplier of coils and coatings to HVAC&R industry

RACINE, Wis., Nov. 30, 2016 - Modine Manufacturing Company (NYSE: MOD), a diversified global leader in thermal management technology and solutions, announced today the completion of its previously disclosed agreement to purchase Luvata Heat... Read More

Dataram Corporation Finalizes Agreement to Acquire U.S. Gold Corp.

November 30, 2016

PRINCETON, N.J., Nov. 29, 2016 - Dataram Corporation (NASDAQ: DRAM), an independent manufacturer of memory products and provider of performance solutions, today announced that it had finalized and filed the third and final amendment to its definitive agreement with U.S. Gold Corp. ("USGC"), a U.S. focused gold exploration and development company. Under the agreement, Dataram will acquire all... Read More

CPS Products Acquires AAB Smart Tools, LLC

November 29, 2016

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 28, 2016 - CPS Products, Inc., a Harbour Group company, has acquired the assets of AAB Smart Tools, LLC, Jeff Fox, Harbour Group's chairman and chief executive officer, announced. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Based in Orlando, Fla., AAB Smart Tools ("AAB") develops smart device-connected tools serving the HVAC technician. AAB's current product... Read More

Hollaender® Completes Purchase of Newman Brothers, Inc.'s Architectural Railing Business

November 22, 2016

CINCINNATI, OH (November 21, 2016) – Hollaender Manufacturing, a leading manufacturer of architectural aluminum railing systems, has completed the purchase of Cincinnati, Ohio based Newman Brothers’ railing business. The transaction was completed on October 21, 2016, and includes all aspects of the business including designs. Hollaender has hired key engineering and manufacturing personnel... Read More

Weidmuller Purchases Bosch Rexroth Monitoring Systems GmbH

November 21, 2016

RICHMOND, VA (November 16, 2016) - The Weidmuller Group is pleased to announce the purchase of Bosch Rexroth Monitoring Systems GmbH from Bosch Rexroth AG. The acquisition was completed on November 1, 2016, following review and approval of the Competition Authorities. With this acquisition, Weidmuller strengthens its presence in the wind power industry and expands its solution portfolio for... Read More

Analog Devices Acquires Laser Beam Steering Technology from Vescent Photonics to Enable Mainstream Adoption of Automotive LIDAR Systems

November 21, 2016

NORWOOD, Mass.- Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) today announced the acquisition of a solid-state laser beam steering technology from Vescent Photonics, Inc., a privately held company based in Golden, Colorado. Vescent’s innovative non-mechanical beam steering technology enables more robust integrated LIDAR1 systems that overcome many of the major drawbacks associated with today’s bulky... Read More

Take Three Lighting Brings LED Rope Lights And More Into the Fold

November 21, 2016

Accent lighting products website is merged into the general lighting website to improve customer experience

Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB) November 16, 2016 - Online lighting distributor Take Three, Inc. announces that it has completed the merger of its accent lighting website “LED Rope Lights And More” into its general lighting website “Take Three Lighting.” The merger began several... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Safety & Security Equipment

Xilinx to Showcase Latest Industrial IoT Solutions at SPS IPC Drives 2016

November 19, 2016

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 17, 2016 - Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) will showcase the latest Industrial IoT (IIoT) solutions with its All Programmable hardware, software development environments, comprehensive IP portfolio, and system-level expertise at SPS IPC Drives 2016. Xilinx's system architects and Alliance Members will demonstrate differentiated, highly integrated, and system cost... Read More

Siemens to Expand its Gigital Industrial Leadership with Acquisition of Mentor Graphics

November 15, 2016

- Siemens to acquire design automation and industrial software provider Mentor Graphics for $37.25 per share

- Mentor Graphics is a pioneer and leader in design automation software ranging from Integrated Circuit (IC) and System-on-Chip (SoC) design to automotive electronics solutions

- Siemens becomes unique digital industrial player to offer mechanical, thermal, electrical,... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Southland Equipment has a Limited Supply of New Indoor and Outdoor Forklifts in Stock to Help you Take Advantage of the Section 179 Deduction!

November 14, 2016

If you have yet to take advantage of the Section 179 deduction (which is great news for small and medium businesses) assuming you spent under $2 Million on equipment, it means all of your qualifying equipment purchases can be deducted in full this year. There is one catch, though – the equipment must be purchased and put into service during 2016. This means by midnight 12/31.

We have... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Brewer Science Exhibits Next-Generation Sensor Technology at Printed Electronics USA 2016

November 13, 2016

November 08, 2016 – Santa Clara, CA – The technical team at Brewer Science will be showcasing new sensor technology featuring Brewer Science devices at Printed Electronics USA, which is a part of the IDTechEx Exhibit, November 16-17 in Santa Clara, CA. Printed Electronics USA 2016 has a reputation for showcasing tomorrow’s technology today and more than 3,500 people from more than 47... Read More

Bourns Acquires Assets from Transtek

November 13, 2016

RIVERSIDE, Calif., November 7, 2016 - Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today announced that it has acquired specified assets used for the production and sale of the Transtek brand of magnetics products.

The portfolio of Transtek magnetic components acquired by Bourns includes custom transformers, inductors and coils for a variety of... Read More

TSI Announces Acquisition of MSP Corporation, a Leader in Productivity Enhancing Instrumentation

November 13, 2016

TSI Incorporated, a global leader in precision instrumentation, today announced that it has acquired MSP Corporation

SHOREVIEW, Minn., Nov. 9, 2016 - TSI Incorporated, a global leader in precision instrumentation, today announced that it has acquired MSP Corporation (Shoreview, MN).

MSP Corporation is an instrumentation and equipment company creating products for scientific... Read More