Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Westlake Chemical Acquires 50% of Cypress Pipeline

October 7, 2010

Pipeline from Mont Belvieu, TX to Lake Charles, LA HOUSTON, Oct. 4 -- Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE: WLK) announced today that, pursuant to a long term contract right held by Westlake, it has purchased a 50% equity interest in Cypress Interstate Pipeline, LLC from Kinder Morgan Energy Partners (NYSE: KMP) for... Read More

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SunPower and Etrion Complete Sale of Italian Power Plants

October 7, 2010

Etrion Acquires 28-Megawatt Montalto di Castro Solar Park GENEVA, Oct. 4 - SunPower Corp. (Nasdaq: SPWRA, SPWRB) today announced that Etrion Corporation (TSX: ETX), an independent solar power producer, has completed the previously announced definitive sale and purchase agreements to acquire the equity in the first... Read More

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Key Energy Services Announces Closing of Previously Announced Transactions with OFS Energy Services and Patterson UTI-Energy

October 7, 2010

HOUSTON, Oct. 1 - Key Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE: KEG) today closed the previously announced acquisition of certain subsidiaries from OFS Energy Services, an ArcLight Capital Partners, LLC company, as well as certain related assets. The purchase price consisted of 15.8 million shares of Key common stock and $75.8... Read More

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Bulldog Solutions Strengthens Customer Base, Delivers Integrated Demand-Generation Programs to Growing List of BtoB Organizations

October 7, 2010

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 4 - Bulldog Solutions, the BtoB demand-generation experts, announced the acquisition of several prominent BtoB customers including Isilon, Sage North America and NetIQ during the third quarter of 2010. Recognized as a BtoB demand-generation pioneer, Bulldog Solutions transforms marketers... Read More

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Capital Fulfillment Group, Inc. Becomes Part of DST Output

October 7, 2010

Move adds capabilities to serve asset managers; broadens DST Output's service offerings KANSAS CITY, Mo., Oct. 4 - DST Output, a leading provider of print and electronic output solutions, today announced that it has purchased the assets of Capital Fulfillment Group, Inc. (CFG), a marketing and technology solutions... Read More

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VeriFone Announces Proposal to Hypercom Corporation Board of Directors

October 6, 2010

SAN JOSE, CA. - September 29, 2010 - VeriFone Systems, Inc. (NYSE: PAY) today announced that it has sent a letter to the Board of Directors of Hypercom Corporation, detailing a proposal to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Hypercom for $5.25 per share in cash. The full text of the letter follows: September... Read More

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Vaisala Sells Its Oxygen Measurement Business to SICK Maihak GmbH

October 6, 2010

Vaisala has signed a contract to sell its oxygen measurement technology and business to SICK Maihak GmbH. The oxygen products belong to Controlled Environment business area's offering. The divestment of oxygen business supports Controlled Environment's strategy to focus on the selected market segments of life... Read More

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Raytheon Acquires Technology Associates to Expand Cybersecurity Capabilities

October 6, 2010

WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 4, 2010 -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has acquired Technology Associates Inc., a privately held company that delivers full life-cycle computer engineering to mission-critical programs in the U.S. intelligence community. Technology Associates' capabilities include data extraction and analysis... Read More

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Newfield Exploration to Present at Upcoming Events

October 5, 2010

HOUSTON, Sept. 30 -- Newfield Exploration Company (NYSE: NFX) is scheduled to present at the following events. A live webcast of the presentation and the accompanying slides will be made available through Newfield's website at http://www.newfield.com. Johnson Rice Energy Conference 10:45 a.m. (Central), October 6... Read More

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AME Completes Asset Purchase of Metalcut

October 5, 2010

Global leader in carbide sawing systems acquired by leading machine tool component and carbide saw machine manufacturer Advanced Machine & Engineering (AME), the Rockford, Illinois-based manufacturer of various machine tool components and auxiliary equipment, today announced the asset purchase of the Metalcut... Read More

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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