Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Southwest Solutions Group Announces Acquisition of Automated Business Systems

December 8, 2010

ADDISON, TEXAS--(Dec. 1, 2010) - Southwest Solutions Group announced today that it has purchased Automated Business Systems, a Spacesaver Area Contractor in Lenexa, Kansas. Automated Business Systems has been serving Kansas and half of Missouri for over 30 years with space and information management solutions... Read More

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Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co. Acquires Lampros Steel, Inc

December 8, 2010

Los Angeles, CA - December 3, 2010 - Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co. (NYSE:RS) announced today that it has acquired the outstanding capital stock of Lampros Steel, Inc. and a related interest in Lampros Steel Plate Distribution LLC. Lampros Steel, Inc. is a steel service center company specializing in structural steel... Read More

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Gerber Scientific, Inc. Signs Definitive Agreement to Sell Gerber Coburn Ophthalmic Lens Processing Unit

December 8, 2010

SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn., Dec. 2, 2010 - Gerber Scientific, Inc. ("the Company") (NYSE: GRB) today announced that it had entered into an agreement to sell its ophthalmic lens processing business, Gerber Coburn, to Coburn Technologies, Inc. for $21.0 million. The Company expects to use the net proceeds of approximately... Read More

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Nortek to Acquire Ergotron, Inc.

December 8, 2010

Innovative leader of ergonomic digital display mounting and mobility products to enhance Nortek's business portfolio. PROVIDENCE, R.I., Dec. 3, 2010 - Nortek, Inc. ("Nortek") (OTC QB: NTKS), a leading diversified global manufacturer of innovative, branded residential and commercial ventilation, HVAC and home... Read More

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HEXPOL's Acquisition of the Global Rubber Compounding Group Excel Polymers Completed

December 8, 2010

Solon - December 1, 2010 - All regulatory approvals and contractual conditions for the transaction have been met and the acquisition has been completed as of November 30, 2010. Excel Polymers is a leading global supplier of performance elastomer solutions, offering a comprehensive portfolio of compounded polymer... Read More

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Leviton Acquires Integrated Metering Systems

December 7, 2010

Acquisition to deliver revenue grade energy management metering and verification and supports the LEED® Certification process for commercial energy users MELVILLE, N.Y., Dec. 1, 2010 - Leviton Manufacturing Company, the leader in electrical wiring devices, lighting energy management systems and commercial data... Read More

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Novatel Wireless Completes Enfora Acquisition

December 7, 2010

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 1, 2010 - Novatel Wireless, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVTL), a leading provider of wireless broadband solutions,has completed the previously-announced acquisition of Enfora, Inc., a privately-held, Texas-based provider of intelligent asset-management solutions utilizing wireless technology and machine-to-machine... Read More

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Spectra Energy Partners Acquires Additional 24.5 Percent Interest in Gulfstream Natural Gas System, L.L.C. from Spectra Energy Corp

December 7, 2010

o Expect acquisition to be accretive to cash available for distribution o Increases ownership interest in Gulfstream Natural Gas System, L.L.C. to 49 Percent HOUSTON, Nov. 30, 2010 - Spectra Energy Partners, LP (NYSE: SEP) today announced it has acquired an additional 24.5 percent interest in Gulfstream Natural Gas... Read More

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Rohde & Schwarz and Topex Bundle Their Air Traffic Control Expertise

December 7, 2010

MUNICH, December 1, 2010 - Rohde & Schwarz has acquired a majority interest in the Romanian company Topex, a manufacturer of telecommunications equipment for government authorities and companies. The Topex portfolio includes voice communications systems for air traffic control (ATC). These systems ideally complement... Read More

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Delcam to Partner with Additive Manufacturing Company Marcam Engineering

December 7, 2010

Delcam, the world's leading specialist supplier of CAM software, has signed a non-legally binding memorandum of understanding with the leading German developer of software for additive manufacturing, Marcam Engineering GmbH. On completion of the legal contracts, Delcam will acquire a 24.9% holding in Marcam. Marcam... Read More

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Largest Independent Security Distributor Makes Acquisition in Texas

December 7, 2010

Woodbury, NY - Tri-Ed / Northern Video, North America's largest independent security distributor, continues to grow its operation with the acquisition of Security Data & Cable HQ. SDC's two locations in Houston and Austin, Texas will now operate as Tri-Ed/Northern Video Distribution and the existing sales staff will... Read More

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Wilson Tool Announces Acquisition of Exacta Precision and Exacta Fabtool.

December 7, 2010

Wilson Tool is pleased to announce that we have acquired Exacta Precision and Exacta FabTool of Toronto, Canada. Much like Wilson Tool, Exacta has been a supplier of high-quality tooling for the metal fabrication and stamping industries since the mid-1960s. "The merger of these great family-owned companies... Read More

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OKI Merges Group Logistics Company into OKI Proserve

December 7, 2010

TOKYO, December 1, 2010 - OKI Electric Industry (TSE:6703) has announced the merger of OKI Logistics, an OKI Group company specializing in logistics, into OKI Proserve, a Group company responsible for providing indirect operating services. OKI Proserve plans to strengthen its management basis by streamlining... Read More

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SeQual Technologies to Be Acquired by Chart Industries

December 7, 2010

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 2, 2010 - SeQual Technologies, Inc., a pioneer in portable oxygen technology, has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Chart Industries' wholly owned subsidiary, CAIRE Inc., a leading respiratory care products provider for the home health care market. SeQual has built a strong... Read More

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ESCO® Corporation Announces Acquisition of Austcast and Newlcast

December 6, 2010

Australia and New Zealand foundries will support company growth and provide employment opportunities and locally-made ESCO products PORTLAND, Ore., Dec. 1, 2010 -- ESCO Corporation (www.escocorp.com), a leading global provider of wear-parts and attachments for the mining and construction industries, announced today... Read More

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Siemens Expands Anaerobic Digestion Product Offering

December 6, 2010

Siemens Water Technologies has acquired the JetMix hydraulic mixing system from Liquid Dynamics Corp. This proprietary system agitates sludge within the anaerobic digestion process, optimizing digestion and methane production. The latter can be captured and used as energy within a wastewater treatment facility... Read More

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China Clears Tyco Electronics' Acquisition of ADC

December 6, 2010

SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland, Dec. 2, 2010 - On Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2010, Tyco Electronics Ltd. (NYSE: TEL) received notification that the Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China, which is responsible for the review of acquisition transactions under the Antimonopoly Law and its implementing regulations... Read More

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Comprehensive Settlement with Majority of Parties to Merger Case in Maryland Includes Enhanced Customer Benefits

December 6, 2010

Customer Credits Increased to $6.5 Million Over Four Years AKRON, Ohio and GREENSBURG, Pa., Dec. 1, 2010 - FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) and Allegheny Energy, Inc. (NYSE: AYE), along with 10 parties to their merger proceeding in Maryland, today filed with the Maryland Public Service Commission a comprehensive... Read More

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Johnson Controls Signs Purchase Agreement to Acquire C. Rob. Hammerstein Group (CRH)

December 6, 2010

Johnson Controls Automotive Experience enhances its seating components portfolio through the addition of high-end solutions for metal and mechanisms BURSCHEID, Germany, Dec. 1, 2010 -- Johnson Controls (NYSE: JCI), a global leader in automotive seating systems, interior components and electronics, signed a purchase... Read More

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European Commission Approves BASF's Acquisition of Cognis

December 3, 2010

LUDWIGSHAFEN, Germany, Dec. 1, 2010 -- The European Commission today approved the acquisition of Cognis Holding GmbH by BASF SE. The approval is subject to the divestiture of businesses that accounted for sales of significantly less than euro 100 million, which is less than 3% of Cognis' total sales. In addition... Read More