Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

PennEngineering® Acquires QRP, Incorporated

October 5, 2010

DANBORO, PA, October 1, 2010 - PennEngineering®, a global leader in fastening technologies, today announced the acquisition of QRP, Incorporated (Leland, NC), which specializes in the manufacture of quick release pins, lanyards, latches, and access fastener products. Terms of the transaction between the two... Read More

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Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co. Acquires Diamond Consolidated Industries, Inc. and Affiliates

October 5, 2010

Los Angeles, CA -- October 1, 2010 -- Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co. (NYSE:RS) announced today that it has acquired the outstanding capital securities of Diamond Consolidated Industries, Inc. and affiliated companies effective today. The operating entities consist of Diamond Manufacturing Company located in Wyoming... Read More

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GE Expands Its Waste-to-Energy Capabilities, Acquiring Green Technology from Innovator Calnetix Power Solutions

October 5, 2010

Move Allows GE's Jenbacher Gas Engine Business to enter $1 Billion Waste Heat Recovery Segment JENBACH, Austria & STUART, Fla.--01 October 2010-- Further expanding its diverse portfolio of power generation technologies, GE (NYSE: GE) today announced the acquisition of substantially all of the assets of Calnetix... Read More

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Diamondback Tactical Acquires Assets of First Choice Armor & Equipment

October 4, 2010

First Choice Product Portfolio, IP, Management and Sales Channels Secures Significant Step in Diamondback Growth Strategy PHOENIX, Sept. 29 - D-Back Acquisition Co., parent company of Diamondback Tactical, announced today that it has acquired the assets of First Choice Armor & Equipment, Inc. This transaction... Read More

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Danaher to Acquire Keithley Instruments

October 4, 2010

WASHINGTON and SOLON, Ohio, Sept. 29 - Danaher Corporation (NYSE: DHR) and Keithley Instruments, Inc. (NYSE: KEI) announced today that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement pursuant to which Danaher will acquire all of the outstanding Common Shares and Class B Common Shares of Keithley at a purchase... Read More

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Marketron Acquires mSnap

October 4, 2010

Acquisition Creates the Largest Broadcast-Based Mobile Ad Network and Opens the Door to Mobile Advertising for Radio, Television, Cable and Other Media Channels HAILEY, Idaho, Sept. 29 - Marketron, the leading provider of business software solutions and services for the media industry, today announced that it has... Read More

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GE Expands European Presence with Artesis Teknoloji Sistemleri Agreement

October 4, 2010

ISTANBUL, TURKEY - September 29, 2010 - GE (NYSE: GE) is further expanding its presence in Europe with an agreement with Artesis Teknologi Sistemleri, a predictive maintenance technology manufacturer headquartered in Istanbul, Turkey. Under this agreement, GE will acquire an equity share of the company, and Artesis... Read More

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FleetPride Acquires Southwest Brake & Parts, Inc

October 1, 2010

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Sept. 27 - FleetPride, Inc., the nation's largest independent aftermarket distributor of heavy-duty truck and trailer parts, announced that it has acquired Southwest Brake & Parts, Inc. The acquisition expands FleetPride's footprint into Michigan and includes eight Southwest Brake & Parts... Read More

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Steel Dynamics to Buy Joist-Making Assets from Commercial Metals Company

October 1, 2010

FORT WAYNE, Ind., Sept. 27 - Steel Dynamics, Inc. (Nasdaq: STLD) today announced that it has agreed to acquire from affiliates of Commercial Metals Company (CMC), certain facilities and assets of CMC's former steel-joist manufacturing operations. These assets will become a part of SDI's wholly owned subsidiary, New... Read More

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RPM's Building Solutions Group Acquires Turkish Distributor

October 1, 2010

MEDINA, Ohio, Sept. 28 - RPM International Inc. (NYSE: RPM) today announced that its Building Solutions Group has acquired Park Dis Ticaret A.S., a leading supplier of sealants, tapes and membranes to the construction markets in Turkey. Based in Istanbul, Turkey, Park has annual sales of approximately $10 million... Read More

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Johnson & Johnson Completes Acquisition of Micrus Endovascular

October 1, 2010

Micrus Becomes Part of Codman Neurovascular NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., Sept. 27 - Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Micrus Endovascular, a global developer and manufacturer of minimally invasive devices for hemorrhagic and ischemic stroke. Johnson & Johnson announced... Read More

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CA Technologies Bolsters Its Virtualization Management Portfolio with Agreement to Acquire Hyperformix

October 1, 2010

Hyperformix' Capacity Management Solutions Will Help CA Technologies Accelerate the Customer Journey from Virtualization to the Cloud ISLANDIA, N.Y., Sept. 28 - CA Technologies (Nasdaq: CA) announced today a definitive agreement to buy Hyperformix, a leading provider of capacity management software for dynamic... Read More

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TransDigm to Acquire McKechnie Aerospace Holdings Inc.

September 30, 2010

CLEVELAND, Sept. 27 - TransDigm Group Incorporated (NYSE: TDG) announced today a definitive agreement to purchase McKechnie Aerospace Holdings Inc. ("McKechnie"), a privately-owned supplier of innovative aerospace products, controlled by JLL Partners, for a total purchase price on a cash free, debt free basis of... Read More

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ECi Acquires Acsellerate

September 30, 2010

Business intelligence service helps distributors analyze end consumers' buying patterns to identify the best opportunities to increase sales and margin Fort Worth, TX - September 22, 2010: eCommerce Industries, Inc. (ECi), the leading provider of industry-specific business and e-commerce software solutions... Read More

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IBM to Acquire BLADE Network Technologies

September 30, 2010

Technology to further optimize IBM servers for cloud computing, analytics and other new workloads ARMONK, N.Y., Sept. 27 - IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire BLADE Network Technologies (BLADE), a privately held company based in Santa Clara, CA. BLADE specializes in... Read More

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Livingston International Acquires Maquilogistics to Expand Operations to U.S.-Mexico Border

September 29, 2010

CHICAGO, Sept. 24 - Livingston International has acquired Texas-based Maquilogistics, Inc. announced Livingston's president and CEO, Peter Luit, today. This strategic move will extend Livingston's customs and compliance expertise to companies importing into the United States from Mexico, including those taking... Read More

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International Paper Completes Sale of 163,000 Acres of Real Estate Properties

September 29, 2010

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sept. 23 -- International Paper (NYSE: IP) announced today that it has closed the sale of 163,000 acres under contract with Figure 8 Partners, LP, an affiliate of Rock Creek Capital (the "Partnership"). The total consideration of $199 million includes $160 million in cash and $39 million, plus... Read More

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Stylmark Announces Acquisition of Clearr Corporation

September 29, 2010

Stylmark adds lighted signage products & graphic displays to their capabilities MINNEAPOLIS, MINN. - September 22, 2010 - Stylmark, Inc., a leading designer and manufacturer of aluminum, steel and lighting products for retail and commercial environments, today announced that it has acquired the assets of... Read More

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Graham Packaging Completes Acquisition of Liquid Container, L.P.

September 29, 2010

YORK, Pa., Sept. 23 - Graham Packaging Company Inc. (NYSE: GRM) today announced that its subsidiaries, Graham Packaging GP Acquisition LLC, and Graham Packaging LP Acquisition LLC, have completed the acquisition of Liquid Container, L.P. and its subsidiaries for $568.0 million. In conjunction with the closing of... Read More

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Hyland Software Acquires the CSC Group

September 29, 2010

Reinforces company's goal to become the leading enterprise content management (ECM) software vendor to the healthcare market CLEVELAND, Sept. 24 - Hyland Software has purchased privately held Computer Systems Company, Inc. (dba The CSC Group), a provider of business and clinical healthcare software and document... Read More