Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Quaker Acquires Remaining Interest in Mexican Affiliate

July 19, 2011

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., July 12, 2011 - Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) announced today that it has acquired the remaining ownership interest in its Mexican affiliate, TecniQuimia Mexicana, S.A. de C.V. Cash consideration of $10.5 million was paid for the 60% interest not previously owned by Quaker, with an... Read More

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Crane Co. Acquires W.T. Armatur Gmbh & Co. KG

July 14, 2011

Maxdorf, Germany (July 12, 2011) - CRANE ChemPharma Flow Solutions(TM), a Crane Co. business and a leading provider of highly engineered products for fluid handling applications worldwide, is pleased to announce its acquisition of German valve manufacturer W.T. Armatur Gmbh & Co. KG. Founded in 1978 and located in... Read More

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Emerson Acquires Net Safety Monitoring, Inc.

July 8, 2011

Acquisition expands depth of Emerson Process Management's safety and security offerings ST. LOUIS (July 5, 2011) - Emerson Process Management, a business of Emerson (NYSE: EMR), has acquired Net Safety Monitoring, Inc., a global leader in the design, development and manufacture of fixed toxic and combustible gas... Read More

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Lytron Acquires Lydall Industrial Thermal Solutions, Inc ("Affinity")

July 8, 2011

June 30, 2011, Woburn, MA, USA: Lytron announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Lydall Industrial Thermal Solutions, Inc ("Affinity") from Lydall, Inc (NYSE). Affinity is a leading designer and manufacturer of high performance industrial chillers and liquid-to-liquid cooling systems for the... Read More

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Federal Equipment Purchases TKF, Inc.

July 6, 2011

CINCINNATI , OH (July 5, 2011) - Federal Equipment Company, a Cincinnati, OH based supplier of integrated systems to the defense industry and commercial helicopter market, has purchased TKF, Inc., a Cincinnati, OH based conveyor systems and manufacturing company. "This deal will strengthen both companies through... Read More

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Timken Completes Philadelphia Gear Acquisition

July 5, 2011

o Timken adds power transmission capabilities of leader in gear-drive services and systems for industrial and marine applications o Plans to extend Philadelphia Gear business model globally CANTON, Ohio, July 1, 2011 - Timken (NYSE: TKR) today announced the completion of its $200 million purchase of Philadelphia... Read More

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Star Packaging and Master Packaging Merge to Form Star Packaging Corporation

June 24, 2011

ATLANTA, GA (June 22, 2011) - Master Packaging, located in Tampa, FL has successfully completed a merger with Star Packaging, based in Atlanta, GA. The combined entity will now be known as Star Packaging Corporation and will be headquartered in Atlanta, GA with operating facilities in both Georgia and Florida... Read More

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Precision Castparts Corp. Expands PCC Energy Group Capabilities With Acquisitions of Rollmet and KLAD

June 22, 2011

PORTLAND, Ore., June 21, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Precision Castparts Corp. (NYSE:PCP) has agreed to acquire the assets of the Rollmet business (Rollmet) from Rockwell Collins and, in a separate deal, has acquired KLAD Manufacturing (KLAD). Rollmet and KLAD will be part of PCC's Energy Products Group, which was... Read More

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Regal Beloit Acquires Australian Fan and Motor Company

June 14, 2011

June 10, 2011 (BELOIT, WI): Regal Beloit Corporation (NYSE: RBC) today announced that the Company has acquired the Australian Fan and Motor Company (AFMC) headquartered in Melbourne, Australia. AFMC manufactures and distributes a wide range of direct drive blowers, fan decks, axial fans and sub fractional motors... Read More

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Transilwrap Company Acquires Interfilm Holdings

June 3, 2011

Acquisition expands product line for customers FRANKLIN PARK, IL - January 5, 2011 -Transilwrap Company, a manufacturer, coater, and precision converter of plastics in the lamination, print, packaging, and industrial markets, announced today the acquisition of Interfilm Holdings, Inc., one of the largest and most... Read More

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Technology Group, Adding Additional Capabilities to its Global Filtration Business

June 2, 2011

CLEVELAND ... Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation (NYSE:ETN) today announced it has agreed to acquire Internormen Technology Group, a leader in hydraulic filtration and instrumentation. The deal is subject to customary closing conditions and terms were not disclosed. "Internormen Technology has... Read More

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Willington Nameplate, Inc. Purchases Decorated Products

May 31, 2011

Willington Nameplate, Inc., (WNP) a leading manufacturer of nameplates, decals and labels, today announced that it has acquired the business assets of Decorated Products (DP) of Westfield, Massachusetts. This strategic move will strengthen WNP's product identification market leadership by expanding its presence in... Read More

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Animatics & Moog

May 26, 2011

Animatics announces that effective today it has been acquired by Moog Incorporated, a motion-control leader with a market capitalization of over $1.8 Billion. "This is a historic and powerful next-step in the evolution of Animatics" says Doug Parentice, President of Animatics. "There is no denying at this point... Read More

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Thermo Fisher Scientific Broadens Portfolio of Single-use Laboratory Products

May 23, 2011

Acquisition of Sterilin Ltd. expands Thermo Scientific consumables offering for microbiology, life science and clinical markets ROCHESTER, N.Y., (May 18, 2011) - Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., the world leader in serving science, today announced that it has acquired Sterilin Ltd., a leading provider of consumable... Read More

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Gordon Brush Acquires Brush Supply Company (BSC)

May 20, 2011

BSC's Geoff Shaw To Helm Gordon's Regional Sales COMMERCE, CA -- Gordon Brush, Mfg. Co., Inc. announced today that it has acquired Brush Supply Company (BSC) of Glen Ellyn, Illinois from G. Geoff Shaw, Vice President, and that he has joined Gordon Brush as Regional Sales Manager. Gordon Brush is one of the... Read More

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Astrodyne Corporation Acquires Jerome Industries

May 18, 2011

Provider AC/DC Medical & Military Power Supply Products Mansfield, MA - May 2, 2011 - Astrodyne Corporation, a leading provider of power solutions, announced it has completed the acquisition of Jerome Industries ("Jerome"). Since 1964, Elizabeth, New Jersey-based Jerome has been a supplier of modified custom... Read More

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Microsoft to Acquire Skype

May 13, 2011

Combined companies will benefit consumers, businesses and increase market opportunity. REDMOND, Wash., and LUXEMBOURG, May 10, 2011 - Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: "MSFT") and Skype Global S.a r.l today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Microsoft will acquire Skype, the leading... Read More

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Airgas Acquires Pain Enterprises, Inc., Based in Bloomington, Indiana

May 12, 2011

RADNOR, PA - May 9, 2011 -- Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG) today announced it has completed the acquisition of Pain Enterprises, Inc. ("Pain"), a producer and distributor of dry ice and carbon dioxide throughout the Midwestern U.S. The Bloomington, IN-based business serves a wide range of customers, including the food and... Read More

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Rhino Linings Corporation Acquires Concrete Solutions, Inc.

May 11, 2011

Concrete Solutions enables Rhino Linings Corporation to expand service and concrete coating product offerings. San Diego, CA (May 6, 2011) - Rhino Linings Corporation ("Rhino"), a global provider of protective polyurethane, polyurea, polyaspartic and epoxy coatings is excited to announce the acquisition of... Read More

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Applied Industrial Technologies Acquires Gulf Coast Bearing & Supply Co.

May 6, 2011

CLEVELAND, May 3, 2011 - Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE: AIT) today announced that it has acquired the assets of Gulf Coast Bearing & Supply Co. of Corpus Christi, Texas. Gulf Coast Bearing & Supply is a full line bearing and power transmission distributor with locations in Corpus Christi and Pharr, Texas... Read More