Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

EMC to Acquire Isilon

November 18, 2010

o Isilon is a leader in the fast-growing Scale-out Network Attached Storage segment o Combined revenue from Isilon and EMC Atmos is expected to reach $1 billion run-rate during second half of 2012 o Acquisition expected to be accretive to EMC's non-GAAP EPS in 2011 HOPKINTON, Mass. and SEATTLE, Nov. 15, 2010 -- EMC... Read More

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Goff's Enterprises, Inc. Announces Acquisition of Tiger Wall

November 18, 2010

November 12th, 2010. Pewaukee, WI. Goff's Enterprises has announced the acquisition of Tiger Wall; a division of Thatcher Oaks of Elmhurst, IL. Tiger Wall manufactures curtain wall systems for auto body facilities. The acquisition will expand Goff's presence in the automotive repair market as well as enhance... Read More

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Advantech Acquires ACA Digital Taiwan

November 17, 2010

(Cincinnati, Ohio - 11/12/10) - Advantech, a global embedded computing leader providing embedded platform solutions across multiple vertical markets, announced it will spend NTD$ 93 million in cash to acquire 100% shares of ACA Digital Corporation. ACA Digital Corporation is a Taiwan-based company founded in 2005... Read More

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Webex Acquires REM Manufacturing

November 17, 2010

Webex, Inc. to make and sell REM slitter/rewinders (Neenah, Wis.) - Webex, Inc. a leading provider of precision process rolls for the converting industry located in Neenah, Wisconsin, finalized acquisition of REM Manufacturing, an established producer of slitter/rewinders located in Hackettstown, New Jersey... Read More

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New Energy Acquires Kim Fai Solar Energy Technology Co. Ltd. for $24.0 Million in Stock and Seller Note

November 17, 2010

Acquisition expands New Energy's Anytone® and New Power product segments Expected to be accretive to earnings Acquisition price is 4.8x projected 2011 net income Forecasted to generate $24.0 million of revenue and $5.0 million of net income in 2011 SHENZHEN, China, Nov. 12, 2010 -- New Energy Systems Group (NYSE... Read More

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Saint-Gobain and SAGE Electrochromics Join Forces to Build the World's First Large-Scale Manufacture of Electrochromic Glass Plant

November 16, 2010

PARIS, November 10, 2010 - Saint-Gobain Glass has acquired 50 percent of the equity of the U.S. company SAGE Electrochromics for the large-scale manufacture of electrochromic glass. Activated by a low-voltage current, electrochromic glass adapts its light and heat transmission - and so its tint - to the level of... Read More

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Cooper Industries Announces Acquisitions of Mount Engineering plc and Apex Lighting Controls

November 15, 2010

Acquisitions expand extensive harsh and hazardous product portfolio and energy-efficient lighting technology offering DUBLIN, Nov 10, 2010 - Cooper Industries plc (NYSE: CBE) today announced the acquisitions of Mount Engineering plc, a United Kingdom based manufacturer of specialty threaded adaptors and reducers... Read More

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MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Rutland Tool & Supply Co.

November 15, 2010

o Expands presence in West Coast with Addition of Local Market Leader MELVILLE, N.Y., Nov. 9, 2010 -- MSC INDUSTRIAL DIRECT CO., INC. (NYSE: MSM), "MSC" or the "Company," one of the largest direct marketers and premier distributors of Metalworking and Maintenance, Repair and Operations ("MRO") supplies to... Read More

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Crawford & Company Italia s.r.l. and Studio Bolton & Associati s.r.l. Announce Potential Acquisition Discussions

November 15, 2010

ATLANTA and LONDON, Nov. 11, 2010 -- Mark Harman, CEO, Crawford & Company (NYSE: CRDA, CRDB), Continental Europe, Middle East & Africa, and Paul Ogni, Country Manager of Crawford & Company Italia, together with William Bolton, Chairman of Studio Bolton & Associati, today jointly announced that the two businesses are... Read More

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MSA Professional Services Acquires HDC/ASD Divisions of the Devonshire Group

November 15, 2010

Merger to offer more diversified engineering, architecture, and planning services in Central Illinois CHAMPAIGN, Ill., Nov. 9, 2010 -- MSA Professional Services has finalized the merger of ASD Architects and HDC Engineering, divisions of the Champaign based Devonshire Group. The merger will create a stronger, more... Read More

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PLC Systems Signs TMR Asset Sale Agreement with Novadaq

November 15, 2010

FRANKLIN, Mass., Nov. 8, 2010 -- PLC Systems Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: PLCSF), a company focused on innovative medical device-based technologies, today announced that it had signed a definitive agreement to sell all of its Transmyocardial Revascularization (TMR) assets toNovadaq Technologies Inc. (TSX: NDQ), a... Read More

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IBM Completes Acquisition of Netezza

November 15, 2010

ARMONK, N.Y., Nov. 11, 2010 -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced the closing of its acquisition of Netezza Corporation. Netezza will expand IBM's business analytics initiatives to help clients gain faster insights into their business information, with increased performance at a lower cost of ownership. IBM announced a... Read More

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Agilent Technologies Acquires Assets of Signametrics

November 15, 2010

Deal Expands Agilent's Portfolio of PXI, VXI, PCI and USB DMMs, and Modular Switching Products SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 9, 2010 -- Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) today announced it has acquired certain assets of Signametrics, a manufacturer of PXI, VXI, PCI and USB digital multimeters (DMMs), and modular... Read More

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Carrier Corp. Sells Controlling Stake in Its Korean Air-Conditioning Operations

November 15, 2010

FARMINGTON, Conn., Nov. 8, 2010 - Carrier Corp. has sold a controlling equity interest in its Korean air-conditioning operations (CLK) to Sinokor Pipe Co., Ltd., a Korean industrial manufacturing company. CLK will continue to be Carrier's distributor in Korea. Carrier Corp., a unit of United Technologies Corp... Read More

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FleetPride Acquires Springfield Brake Company, Premier Truck Parts and Premier Truck Parts of Joplin

November 15, 2010

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Nov. 8, 2010 - FleetPride, Inc., the nation's largest independent aftermarket distributor of heavy-duty truck and trailer parts, announced that it has acquired the assets of Springfield Brake Company in Springfield, Missouri, Premier Truck Parts in Harrison, Arkansas, and Premier Truck Parts of... Read More

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AMETEK Acquires Atlas Material Testing Technology

November 15, 2010

Highly Differentiated Weathering Test Solutions Provider Strengthens AMETEK's Position in Materials Test and Measurement PAOLI, Pa., Nov. 9, 2010 - AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE: AME) today announced that it has acquired Atlas Material Testing Technology LLC, the world's leading provider of weathering test instruments and... Read More

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DuPont Expands Sustainable Solutions Capabilities and Emerging Markets Reach by Signing Agreement to Acquire MECS

November 15, 2010

Clean Technology Growth Opportunity Advances Commitment to Innovations That Help Protect the Environment WILMINGTON, Del., Nov. 10, 2010 -- DuPont (NYSE: DD) has signed a definitive agreement to acquire MECS, Inc., from affiliates of American Securities LLC, advancing the company's capabilities to deliver... Read More

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EMC Acquires Bus-Tech

November 15, 2010

Accelerates the Ability of Mainframe Users to Migrate Off Aging Tape-Based Storage Infrastructures HOPKINTON, Mass., Nov. 10, 2010 -- EMC® Corporation (NYSE: EMC), the world's leading provider of information infrastructure solutions, today announced it has acquired Bedford, Massachusetts-based Bus-Tech®, Inc... Read More

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ADP Completes the Acquisition of Byte Software House S.p.A in Italy

November 15, 2010

MILAN, November 10, 2010 -- Strengthening its Payroll and Personnel Administration Products and Services in Italy ADP ®, a leading provider of HR, payroll and benefits administration services, today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Byte Software House, a premier provider of integrated payroll... Read More

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Apache Completes Merger with Mariner Energy

November 15, 2010

HOUSTON, Nov. 10, 2010 -- Apache Corporation (NYSE, Nasdaq: APA) today announced that it has completed its merger with Mariner Energy (NYSE: ME). The merger closed today following its approval by Mariner's stockholders and subsequent completion of documentation. Apache issued approximately 17.5 million shares of... Read More