Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

AAM Acquires Full Ownership of AAM Sona Axle Private Limited

January 12, 2011

DETROIT, Mich., Jan. 7, 2011 - American Axle & Manufacturing (AAM), today announced that it has assumed full ownership of the AAM Sona Axle Private Limited Joint Venture (AAM Sona Axle) in Pantnagar, India. AAM Sona Axle, previously a joint venture between AAM and Sona Koyo Limited to manufacture and sell light... Read More

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Aeroflex Announces Agreement to Acquire Spectrum Analyzer Assets from Lignex-1

January 12, 2011

Stevenage, United Kingdom and Seoul, South Korea - January 6, 2011. Aeroflex Limited ("Aeroflex" or the "Company"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Aeroflex Holding Corp. (NYSE:ARX) announced today it has signed an asset purchase agreement to acquire the spectrum analyzer assets from LIGNex1 Co., Ltd ("LIGNex1"). The... Read More

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Altair Engineering Acquires ACUSIM Software

January 12, 2011

Acquisition solidly positions Altair as a major player in the CFD market and at the forefront of multi-physics simulation TROY, Mich. - January 11, 2010 - Altair Engineering, Inc., a leading global provider of simulation technology and engineering services that empower client innovation and decision-making... Read More

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Audiovox Signs Non-Binding Term Sheet

January 11, 2011

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., Jan. 6, 2011 - Audiovox Corporation (Nasdaq: VOXX), announced today that it has recently signed a non-binding term sheet to purchase all of the shares of Klipsch Group Inc. and its worldwide subsidiaries ("Klipsch"). Klipsch is a leading, global provider of premium, high performance speakers sold... Read More

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Boston Scientific Acquires Intelect Medical

January 11, 2011

Innovative technology designed to advance deep brain stimulation therapy NATICK and BOSTON, Mass., Jan. 5, 2011 - Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced it has acquired Intelect Medical, Inc., a development-stage company located in Boston. Intelect Medical is developing advanced neuromodulation... Read More

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North Highland Acquires Insight Solutions Group

January 11, 2011

Global consulting firm expands into the Midwest with the opening of its twentieth U.S. office ATLANTA and MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 6, 2011 - Global consulting firm North Highland today announced its expansion into the Midwest United States with the acquisition of Insight Solutions Group, Inc., a Minneapolis-based... Read More

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Design Group Expands Facility National Practice with Merger

January 11, 2011

ST. LOUIS - January 5, 2011 - Barry-Wehmiller Design Group announced today that it is expanding its facility design national practice with the acquisition of Delphey-Gerdes Engineering, a prominent architectural and engineering firm serving the food processing and other industries in the Western U.S. "For 25 years... Read More

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Nalco Reaches Agreement to Sell Marine Chemicals Business to Wilhelmsen Ships Service

January 11, 2011

NAPERVILLE, Ill., Jan. 6, 2011 - Nalco (NYSE: NLC), providing essential expertise for water, energy and air, announced today it reached a definitive agreement to sell its NALFLEET marine chemicals unit to Norway's Wilhelmsen Ships Service for $41 million. "The marine chemicals business is not a core part of our... Read More

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ATS Automation Completes Acquisition of ATW Automation Businesses in USA and Europe

January 11, 2011

CAMBRIDGE, ON, Jan. 5 - ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc. ("ATS" or the "Company") today announced that the acquisition of the majority of Assembly & Test Worldwide, Inc.'s U.S.-based and German automation and test systems businesses (collectively "ATW"), previously announced on December 6, 2010, has been... Read More

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Carrier's Automated Logic Corporation Expands Branch Operations into Canada

January 11, 2011

KENNESAW, Ga., Jan. 5, 2011 - Carrier Corp.'s Automated Logic Corporation (ALC), a leading provider of innovative control systems for heating, ventilation, air conditioning, lighting and energy management of buildings, has acquired T.A.C. Controls & Automation, Inc. (TAC), an independent ALC controls contractor with... Read More

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Boston Scientific Completes Acquisition of Sadra Medical

January 10, 2011

NATICK, Mass., Jan. 4, 2011 - Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced the completion of its acquisition of Sadra Medical, Inc. of Los Gatos, California. The transaction follows the definitive merger agreement announced on November 19, 2010. Under the terms of the agreement, Boston Scientific paid... Read More

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Qualcomm to Acquire Atheros, Leader in Connectivity & Networking Solutions

January 10, 2011

Accelerates Expansion of Company's Semiconductor Business into Adjacent Markets SAN DIEGO and SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 5, 2011 - Qualcomm Incorporated (Nasdaq: QCOM) and Atheros Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATHR), today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement whereby Qualcomm intends to acquire... Read More

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Qiao Xing Universal Wins Bid and Acquires Equity Interest in Large Copper-molybdenum Mining Company

January 10, 2011

Company Well-Positioned to Be a Leading Player in the Molybdenum Mining Industry and Have Meaningful Size in the China Resources Industry HUIZHOU, China, Jan. 5, 2011 - Qiao Xing Universal Resources, Inc. (Nasdaq: XING, the "Company" or "XING"), one of the leading players in the molybdenum-mining business as well... Read More

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TricorBraun Continues Strategic Growth

January 10, 2011

Penn Bottle and Supply Co. Is Latest Acquisition TricorBraun and Penn Bottle and Supply Co. announce TricorBraun's acquisition of Penn Bottle and Supply Co., the Philadelphia-based distributor of rigid packaging with approximately $50-million in annual revenue. Penn Bottle and Supply Co. was founded in 1920 by... Read More

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Mueller Industries, Inc. Announces the Acquisition of Assets of Tube Forming, L.P.

January 10, 2011

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Jan. 5, 2011 - Mueller Industries, Inc. (NYSE: MLI), announced today that the Company acquired various operating assets of Tube Forming, L.P. (TFI), a subsidiary of Wolverine Tube, Inc., effective December 28, 2010. TFI primarily serves the Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (HVACR) market... Read More

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Berlin Packaging Completes All-Pak Integration with Rebranding

January 10, 2011

Over 70 Locations Now Carry Berlin Packaging Name; All-Pak Brand Retired CHICAGO, Jan. 5, 2011 - Berlin Packaging, a leading full-service supplier of plastic, glass, and metal containers and closures, announced today that all sales and warehouse locations formerly known as All-Pak, Inc., are now operating under the... Read More

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FARO to Present at the 13th Annual Needham Growth Conference

January 10, 2011

LAKE MARY, Fla., Jan. 4, 2011 - FARO Technologies, Inc., (Nasdaq: FARO) the world leader in portable computer-aided measurement and imaging innovations, announced that President and CEO Jay Freeland and Senior Vice President and CFO Keith Bair will present at the 13th Annual Needham Conference at 4:50pm EST on... Read More

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Sielox LLC Acquired - Successful Management Buyout Completed

January 10, 2011

(RUNNEMEDE, NJ - January 5, 2011) Sielox LLC, a leading provider of access control solutions since 1979, has been acquired through a management buyout with additional funding secured from a group of seasoned private investors. Sielox LLC will become a private company under the new management structure. The... Read More

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Adept Technology Strengthens Its Position in the Fast Growing Food Processing and Packaging Industries through the Acquisition of InMoTx

January 10, 2011

PLEASANTON, Calif., Jan. 5, 2011 - Adept Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq:ADEP), a leading provider of intelligent vision-guided robotics and autonomous mobile solutions, today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire privately held InMoTx, a provider of industry leading technology for the global food... Read More

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Gen-Probe to Webcast Presentation at the 29th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

January 10, 2011

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 4, 2011 - Gen-Probe Incorporated (Nasdaq: GPRO) announced today that the Company will present at the 29th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco on January 10, 2011 at approximately 11:30 a.m. Pacific Time. The presentation is scheduled to be webcast live and may be accessed... Read More