Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Power-Save Energy Company Announces Filing of 8K

September 16, 2010

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif., Sept. 8 - Power-Save Energy Company (BULLETIN BOARD: PWSV) , announced today that it has filed an 8K with the SEC disclosing the Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement with Vica Energy, Ltd. The completion of this asset acquisition will be determined after conclusion of due diligence... Read More

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QXM Receives Proposal from Its Parent Company XING Regarding Purchase of Minority Shareholdings

September 16, 2010

BEIJING, Sept. 9 - Qiao Xing Mobile Communication Co., Ltd. (NYSE:QXM) ("QXM" or the "Company"), a manufacturer of mobile handsets in the People's Republic of China (the "PRC"), today announced that it has received a proposal from its parent company, Qiao Xing Universal Resources, Inc. (Nasdaq: XING, or "XING... Read More

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Unifrax Announces Completion of Acquisition

September 15, 2010

Niagara Falls, NY, September 13, 2010 - Unifrax I LLC ("Unifrax"), the Niagara Falls, NY based manufacturer of ceramic fiber insulation products, announced today that its U.K. subsidiary, Unifrax Limited, has completed the previously announced acquisition of Brightcross Manufacturing Ltd. and Brightcross Insulation... Read More

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Pennex Aluminum Company to Acquire GEI of Columbiana, Inc.'s Leetonia, OH Facility

September 15, 2010

WELLSVILLE, Pa., Sept. 10 -- Pennex Aluminum Company and General Extrusions, Inc. announce that they have jointly entered into an asset purchase agreement for Pennex to acquire the Leetonia, OH extrusion facility from GEI of Columbiana, Inc. The agreement includes the facility and all related assets necessary to... Read More

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Irving Place Capital to Acquire Alpha Packaging

September 15, 2010

New York and St. Louis, Missouri - August 31, 2010 - Irving Place Capital ("IPC"), a middle-market private equity firm, announced today that it has signed a purchase agreement to acquire Alpha Packaging ("Alpha"), a leading blow molder of plastic bottles and jars for the nutraceutical, pharmaceutical and personal... Read More

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Boeing Completes Acquisition of Narus

September 14, 2010

ST. LOUIS, July 29 - Boeing (NYSE:BA) today announced it has completed its acquisition of Narus, a leading provider of real-time network traffic and analytics software used to protect against cyber attacks and persistent threats aimed at large Internet Protocol networks. Narus, headquartered in Sunnyvale, Calif... Read More

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TransDigm Completes Acquisition of Semco Instruments Inc.

September 13, 2010

CLEVELAND, Sept. 3 -- TransDigm Group Incorporated (NYSE:TDG), a leading global designer, producer and supplier of highly engineered aircraft components, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Semco Instruments Inc. (Semco) for approximately $74 million in cash that was previously announced on... Read More

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ESCO Announces Acquisition of Smart Grid Solution Provider

September 13, 2010

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 7 - ESCO Technologies Inc. (NYSE: ESE) today announced that it has acquired Xtensible Solutions, Inc. ("Xtensible"), located in Greenwood Village, Colorado. Xtensible is the thought leader in Enterprise Information Management Strategy, and is a leading provider of semantic-based information... Read More

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Crown Holdings, Inc. Announces Agreement to Acquire Partner's Interest in Chinese and Vietnamese Joint Ventures

September 13, 2010

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 7 - Crown Holdings, Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE:CCK) today announced that it has entered into agreements to acquire, from affiliates of Swire Pacific Limited, their 44.57% interest in the holding company for Crown's four joint venture facilities in China and their 49% interest in the holding... Read More

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North Highland Acquires Majority Interest in China-Based HBC Consulting

September 13, 2010

Acquisition Supports North Highland's Ongoing Expansion Strategy in U.S. and Abroad ATLANTA, Sept 7 - Global consulting firm North Highland (www.northhighland.com) announced today that it has acquired a majority interest in HBC Consulting, a Chinese consulting firm with which it has partnered to support the needs... Read More

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Mylan Completes Acquisition of Bioniche Pharma Sooner Than Expected

September 13, 2010

Company also launches new Mylan Institutional business PITTSBURGH, Sept. 7 - Mylan Inc. (NASDAQ:MYL) today announced it has completed the acquisition of Bioniche Pharma Holdings Limited sooner than anticipated. Bioniche Pharma, an injectable pharmaceutical company, is providing Mylan with immediate entry into the... Read More

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Ball Acquires Neuman Aluminum

September 10, 2010

BROOMFIELD, Colo., July 26 - Key Points o Ball has acquired the leading North American maker of aluminum slugs used to make extruded aerosol cans, beverage bottles, aluminum collapsible tubes and technical impact extrusions. o This strategic acquisition provides Ball with additional metal forming technology... Read More

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Measurement Specialties Announces Acquisition of Pressure Systems, Inc.

September 10, 2010

Expands Pressure Sensing Products in Aerospace Research and Water Monitoring Markets Measurement Specialties, Inc. (Nasdaq:MEAS), a global designer and manufacturer of sensors and sensor-based systems, announced the acquisition of Pressure Systems, Inc. ("PSI"). Located in Hampton, Virginia, PSI is a global leader... Read More

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Rhino Linings Corporation Acquires Tobin Manufacturing

September 10, 2010

San Diego, CA (September 1, 2010) - Rhino Linings Corporation ("Rhino"), a global provider of protective polyurethane, polyurea, polyaspartic and epoxy coatings is excited to announce the acquisition of Tobin Manufacturing, LLC ("Tobin"), a leading manufacturer of two component positive displacement... Read More

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Airgas Board of Directors to Review Revised Unsolicited Tender Offer from Air Products

September 10, 2010

Stockholders Advised to Take No Action Pending Review RADNOR, PA - September 6, 2010 - Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG) today noted that Air Products & Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE: APD) ("Air Products") has announced a revised tender offer to acquire all outstanding common shares of Airgas at a price of $65.50 per share in cash... Read More

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Franklin Fueling Systems Announces the Acquisition of PetroTechnik Limited, Suffolk, UK

September 10, 2010

MADISON, Wis., Sept. 7, 2010 - Franklin Fueling Systems, one of the world's leading manufacturers and suppliers of petroleum equipment, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of all of the outstanding shares of PetroTechnik Limited ("PetroTechnik") for cash. PetroTechnik is the supplier of Universal... Read More

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HP Announces Revised Offer Price for 3PAR of $33 Per Share in Cash

September 9, 2010

PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 2, 2010 - HP today announced that it is increasing its tender offer to acquire all of the outstanding shares of 3PAR Inc. (NYSE: PAR) to $33 per share in cash. HP's tender offer commenced on August 27, 2010 and it is scheduled to expire at 12:00 midnight, New York City time on September 24... Read More

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Merchants Leasing Acquires ALD Automotive USA

September 9, 2010

PARIS and MANCHESTER, N.H., Sept. 2 -- Merchants Leasing is proud to announce the acquisition of ALD Automotive USA, the North American arm of ALD Automotive, one of the largest fleet providers in Europe. As a result of this transaction, Merchants Leasing will acquire ALD's US customer base and a fleet of about... Read More

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Blossman Gas Announces Purchase of Two Southeastern Propane Marketers

September 9, 2010

OCEAN SPRINGS, Miss., Sept. 2 - Blossman Gas, Inc., the nation's largest independent propane retailer, announced today that it has purchased the assets of Leco Gas Inc. of Canton, Georgia, as well as the propane division of McCombs Oil and Propane in Morganton, North Carolina. These acquisitions, both of which... Read More

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Synopsys Completes Acquisition of Virage Logic Corporation

September 9, 2010

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Sept. 2 -- Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS), a world leader in software and IP for semiconductor design, verification and manufacturing, has completed its acquisition of Virage Logic Corporation (NASDAQ:VIRL), a leading independent provider of semiconductor intellectual property (IP) for the... Read More