Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

CN Improves Service for Grocery and Consumer Goods Market with Acquisition of 1,000-plus Domestic Containers

April 13, 2011

New containers will help CN convert more truck traffic to rail intermodal door-to-door service TORONTO, April 11 - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today the acquisition of more than 1,000 new domestic containers to better serve manufacturers and distributors of grocery and consumer goods in domestic markets... Read More

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Graphic Packaging International Announces Agreement to Acquire Assets of Sierra Pacific Packaging

April 13, 2011

MARIETTA, Ga., April 11, 2011 - Graphic Packaging International, Inc., a subsidiary of Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE: GPK), today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire substantially all of the assets and business of Sierra Pacific Packaging, Inc., a producer of folding... Read More

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Curtiss-Wright Completes Acquisition of BASF's Surface Technologies Business

April 13, 2011

Leading Provider of Thermal Spray Coatings for Turbine Engines PARSIPPANY, N.J., April 11, 2011 -- Curtiss-Wright Corporation (NYSE:CW) today announced that it has completed its purchase of the assets of BASF's Surface Technologies business from BASF Corporation. The Surface Technologies business is a leading... Read More

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GE Acquires Technology Assets of CSense Systems

April 13, 2011

Analytics technology enhances GE's ability to help customers proactively optimize industrial process efficiency and reliability CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA April 11, 2011 GE Intelligent Platforms today announced the acquisition of technology assets from CSense Systems (Pty) Ltd. of Pretoria, South Africa. This acquisition... Read More

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RailAmerica Announces Agreement to Acquire Three Alabama Railroads

April 13, 2011

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 11, 2011 - RailAmerica, Inc. (NYSE: RA) announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire the assets of three short-line freight railroads in the state of Alabama for a total purchase price of $12.7 million. The transaction is expected to close in the second quarter of 2011 and is... Read More

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Verizon Completes Terremark Acquisition

April 13, 2011

New Unit to Drive 'Everything-as-a-Service' Global Cloud Strategy NEW YORK, April 11, 2011 - Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) today closed its previously announced acquisition of Terremark Worldwide, Inc., clearing the way for Verizon to lead the rapidly evolving global managed IT infrastructure and... Read More

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FISHER/UNITECH Acquires SolidWorks® Software Business Unit from Pennsylvania Reseller

April 13, 2011

Troy, MI (April 11, 2011) - FISHER/UNITECH, a product lifecycle management solutions provider, announces its acquisition of Roney Software for Manufacturing, Inc.'s SolidWorks software business. SolidWorks 3D computer-aided design (CAD) software provides best-in-class tools for product design, validation, technical... Read More

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Graphic Packaging Holding Company Announces 47.0 Million Share Common Stock Offering, Acquisition of Sierra Pacific Packaging, and Preliminary First Quarter Results

April 13, 2011

MARIETTA, Ga., April 11, 2011 - Graphic Packaging Holding Company ("Graphic Packaging") (NYSE: GPK) today announced the commencement of a 47.0 million share public offering of its common stock, to be underwritten by Goldman, Sachs & Co., BofA Merrill Lynch, J.P. Morgan and Deutsche Bank Securities as joint... Read More