Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Teradata to Acquire Aster Data

March 7, 2011

Data warehouse leader expands into emerging big data market SAN DIEGO, March 3, 2011 - Teradata Corporation (NYSE: TDC) signed a definitive agreement to acquire Aster Data Systems, Inc., a market leader and pioneer in advanced analytics and the management of a variety of diverse data that is not structured. The... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Alcoa Acquires Full Ownership of Carbothermic Smelting Technology

March 7, 2011

NEW YOR - Alcoa (NYSE:AA) today announced that it has finalized a deal with ORKLA ASA to acquire full ownership of the technology associated with the carbothermic aluminum production process, previously jointly owned by the companies. Now in the research and development phase, the carbothermic aluminum production... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

EarthLink Completes Acquisition of STS Telecom

March 7, 2011

Adds Hosted VoIP Expertise to EarthLink Business Product Portfolio ATLANTA, March 2, 2011 - EarthLink, Inc. (Nasdaq: ELNK), a leading IP infrastructure and services company,today announced that it has completed the acquisition of STS Telecom, a privately-held business providing voice, data and internet services to... Read More

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Shred-it Divests Its US-Based Records Management Business

March 7, 2011

Will continue to focus on organic and acquisition growth within its core document destruction business TORONTO, March 1, 2011 - Shred-it, the world-leading information security company providing document destruction services across 140 service locations in 16 countries, has today announced the divestiture of its... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Severstal North America Sells Warren, Wheeling, and Sparrows Point Facilities

March 7, 2011

DEARBORN, Mich., March 2, 2011 - Severstal North America, a subsidiary of OAO Severstal, today announced that The Renco Group, Inc. has signed a definitive agreement to purchase Severstal's operations at Warren, OH, Wheeling, WV, and Sparrows Point, MD. The transaction is expected to close in March 2011, and is... Read More

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Smartcool Completes UK Acquisition

March 7, 2011

VANCOUVER, March 2, 2011 - Smartcool Systems Inc. (http://smartcool.net/) (TSX-V: SSC) is very pleased to announce that it has completed the acquisition of Smartcool Systems UK Ltd., the most well-established and successful distributor over the past twenty years of the Smartcool technology. In addition to a broad... Read More

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Trimble Acquires Mesta Software to Expand Its Construction Applications for the Nordic Markets

March 7, 2011

SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 2, 2011 - Trimble (Nasdaq: TRMB) announced today that it has acquired a suite of software solutions from Mesta Entreprenor AS, a subsidiary of Mesta Konsern AS. Mesta Konsern AS is one of Norway's largest contracting groups for road and highway construction as well as related operations and... Read More

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UL Expands Capabilities in Global Lighting Technology Market with Acquisition of Lighting Sciences, Inc.

March 7, 2011

UL Proactively Developing Light Testing Capabilities to Meet the Ever-Growing Demand for Independent Photometric Testing Services in the Lighting Industry NORTHBROOK, Ill., March 2, 2011 - UL, a world leader in advancing safety, announced today that it has acquired Lighting Sciences, Inc. (LSI), a leading provider... Read More