Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Air Liquide Announces a Large Hydrogen Acquisition in Korea

July 13, 2010

Driven by exports, South Korea's economy has grown into one of the world's most advanced economies (and its eighth largest exporter). This manufacturing success is boosting demand for industrial gases in a wide range of sectors such as steel, chemicals, automobile, consumer electronics and high... Read More

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Metalor Acquires AMI Doduco's Activities In The Americas

July 9, 2010

Neuchatel, June 10, 2010 - Metalor Technologies International SA (www.metalor.com) and Technitrol Inc. (www.technitrol.com) have acquired AMI Doduco's activities in the Americas (www.amidoduco.com). AMI Doduco has been in the electrical contacts industry for over 85 years. The company's product lines include... Read More

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Fujinon Inc. Becomes Wholly Owned Subsidiary Of Fujifilm North America Corporation

July 8, 2010

Wayne, New Jersey, June 28, 2010 - FUJINON INC., a major manufacturer and distributor of optics and lens assemblies for the broadcast, digital cinema and industrial markets, today announced that, effective July 1, 2010, it will become FUJIFILM Optical Devices U.S.A., Inc., a newly formed subsidiary of FUJIFILM North... Read More

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Unifrax Announces Acquisition Deal

July 8, 2010

Niagara Falls, NY, July 7, 2010 - Unifrax I LLC ("Unifrax"), the Niagara Falls, NY based manufacturer of ceramic fiber insulation products, announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Brightcross Manufacturing Ltd. and Brightcross Insulation Ltd. (together "Brightcross"). Terms of the... Read More

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Honeywell Completes Acquisition of Matrikon

July 8, 2010

Combined Businesses Enable Robust Solutions for Operating Industrial Plants; Acquisition Brings Strong Brands and Expertise LONDON, June 28, 2010 - Honeywell (NYSE:HON) today announced it has completed the acquisition of Matrikon for approximately $139 million USD (approximately $144 million CAD). Matrikon will be... Read More

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Olympus NDT Acquires Innov-X Systems, Inc.

July 7, 2010

Olympus NDT is pleased to announce today that it has acquired Innov-X Systems Inc., a leading manufacturer of portable X-ray fluorescence (XRF) analytical instruments based in Woburn, Massachusetts, USA. Innov-X Systems instruments provide real-time, nondestructive material analysis in applications ranging from... Read More

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Wacker Acquires Silicon-Metal Production Site in Norway

July 7, 2010

Munich, July 1, 2010 - Wacker Chemie AG has successfully concluded its acquisition of the silicon-metal production site in Holla from FESIL Group (Norway). The transaction announced early last month has now been cleared by the relevant antitrust authorities and approved by WACKER's and FESIL's supervisory bodies... Read More

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ATS Automation Discontinues Discussions in Relation to Potential Acquisition of Rohwedder Group

July 6, 2010

CAMBRIDGE, ON, June 30, 2010 - ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc. ("ATS" or the "Company") today announced that it has withdrawn from acquisition discussions relating to its non-binding indicative offer to the insolvency administrator of Rohwedder AG. ATS has a stated strategy of actively pursuing acquisition... Read More

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Alcoa to Acquire Traco

June 29, 2010

NEW YORK--Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced today it has agreed to purchase privately held Traco, a premier maker of windows and doors for the commercial building and construction market. Traco will become part of Alcoa's global Building and Construction Systems business. Terms were not disclosed. "Traco's strong brand and... Read More

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uShip Acquires UK Courier Exchange boxby.co.uk

June 28, 2010

Purchase Supports uShip's Global Expansion Whilst Giving UK Couriers More Opportunity to Fill Extra Space in Lorries LONDON, June 22 - uShip, the global online transport marketplace, today announced the acquisition of boxby.co.uk, the UK's first web site to offer a transport exchange for couriers. The transaction... Read More

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Hart-Scott-Rodino Act Waiting Period Expires for SAP's Acquisition of Sybase, Inc.

June 25, 2010

WALLDORF, Germany, June 17 -- SAP today announced the expiration of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act (HSR Act) at 11:59 p.m. EDT, on June 16, 2010, with respect to SAP's previously announced proposed acquisition of Sybase, Inc. As previously announced, on May 26, 2010 SAP's... Read More

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Gent-L-Kleen Announces its Acquisition by Dreumex

June 22, 2010

York, PA  Gent-L-Kleen Products, Inc. of York, Pennsylvania USA has announced new ownership with its recent acquisition by Dreumex B.V. of OSS, the Netherlands. Founded by C.E. (Bud) Strickler in 1949, Gent-L-Kleen is a manufacturer of professional hand care products specializing in heavy-duty hand cleaners and... Read More

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FMC Corporation Acquires Herbicide from Kumiai and Ihara

June 21, 2010

PHILADELPHIA, June 15 -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today it has acquired the herbicide fluthiacet-methyl from Kumiai Chemical Industry Co., Ltd., and Ihara Chemical Industry Co., Ltd., both of Tokyo. FMC has been distributing fluthiacet-methyl in the United States under the brand name Cadet® herbicide... Read More

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SymCom Announces the Acquisition of SSAC from ABB

June 21, 2010

Rapid City, SD - SymCom Incorporated announced today that the owners of SymCom have acquired Solid State Advanced Controls , SSAC, a leader in low-voltage electrical and electronic products, from ABB. SSAC Management and Employees will continue to operate from the Baldwinsville, NY facility as SSAC, LLC. The... Read More

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Normont Industrial Completes Aquisition of R&S Machine Inc.

June 16, 2010

Adding value by broadening the range of manufacturing services Montreal, Quebec May 25th, 2010, Normont Industrial is pleased to announce the acquisition of R&S Machine Inc., of Plattsburgh, New York. The acquisition is a significant step forward for Normont, adding value and broadening the range of manufacturing... Read More

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ON Semiconductor Acquires Sound Design Technologies, Ltd.

June 14, 2010

Canadian acquisition solidifies ON Semiconductor as a leading supplier of ultra-low-power DSP technology for hearing aids and audio processing applications PHOENIX, Ariz. - June 9, 2010 - ON Semiconductor Corporation (Nasdaq: ONNN) a premier supplier of high performance, energy efficient silicon solutions for... Read More

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Ives Equipment Corp. Acquires Magyar Associates Inc. in Woodbridge, Virginia

June 10, 2010

Ives Equipment Corporation, In King of Prussia, PA is happy to announce the acquisition of Magyar Associates in Woodbridge, VA. We are adding to our already extensive representation in the Maryland, DC and Virginia markets. Our lines include ASCO, Ametek Analyzers and Gauges, Worcester, Nelson Heat Trace... Read More

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Mar Cor Purification Acquires Purity Water Company of San Antonio, Inc.

June 4, 2010

... Further Expanding its Nationwide Footprint into the Texas Water Market Plymouth, MN - June 2, 2010 - Mar Cor Purification, a wholly owned subsidiary of CANTEL MEDICAL CORP. (NYSE: CMN), announced today that it had acquired Purity Water of San Antonio, Inc. This continues the expansion of Mar Cor's service... Read More

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Industrial Merchant Market Acquisition in Poland

June 4, 2010

Poland is one of the largest countries and economies in Central Europe. Markets such as metals, automotive and food are enjoying significant growth and require increasing amounts of industrial gases. In this context, Air Liquide announces that it completed the acquisition of AMCOGAZ on June 1, 2010. AMCO-GAZ, a... Read More

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Spiroflow Systems Grows Equipment Offering with Dynamet Acquisition

June 3, 2010

06.02.2010 - Charlotte, NC- Spiroflow Systems, a worldwide leader in bulk materials handling equipment, today announced its acquisition of Dynamet, a Michigan based manufacturer of bulk materials handling equipment with over three decades of experience in the industry. Dynamet designs and manufactures a full... Read More