Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

DISA and Wheelabrator Announce a New Name

July 1, 2009

Herlev, Denmark - (June 24, 2009) - The German regulatory agency has officially notified DISA/Wheelabrator Group that it has met all requirements for a legal merger. The merged organization becomes the world's leading provider of technology and services to improve metallic parts. "This is a great day for the... Read More

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Honeywell Agrees to Acquire Gas Measurement and Control Leader RMG Regel + Messtechnik

June 30, 2009

Complementary Solutions Strengthen Honeywell's Presence in Clean Energy, Continue Driving Great Positions in Good Industries BRUSSELS, June 25, 2009 - Honeywell (NYSE:HON) today announced it has signed a definitive agreement valued at approximately $400 million USD to acquire the RMG GROUP (RMG Regel + Messtechnik... Read More

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Emerson Acquires Scientific Instruments' Wet Chemistry Analyzer Product Line

June 26, 2009

Deal expands Rosemount Analytical offering of Sample Water Analysis Systems ST. LOUIS (May 14, 2009) -- Emerson (NYSE: EMR) today announced it has acquired the online wet chemistry analyzers product line of Hawthorne, NY based SI Industrial Instruments, Inc. (dba Scientific Instruments) for use in the power and... Read More

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Autosplice Strengthens Its Precision Metal Stamping Portfolio with Acquisition of Versatile Engineering Company

June 18, 2009

San Diego, CA. June 9, 2009, Autosplice continues to expand its capabilities and product offerings with the acquisition of Versatile Engineering Company of Gardena, CA. The purchase of Versatile Engineering provides Autosplice with increased capacity to design, develop, and supply precision metal stampings and... Read More

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Alcoa Completes Divestiture of Wire Harness and Electrical Distribution Business to Platinum Equity

June 18, 2009

NEW YORK--Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced today that it has completed the divestiture of its wire harness and electrical distribution business to Platinum Equity, a California-based private equity group. Terms of the divestiture were not disclosed. The wire harness and electrical distribution business is the largest part... Read More

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IDI Composites Acquires Manufacturing Facilities in France and China

June 18, 2009

NOBLESVILLE, IN USA -- IDI Composites International of Noblesville, Indiana USA, announced today its acquisition of manufacturing facilities formerly part of Menzolit Compounds International GmbH from German strategic investor, Senata. The Menzolit plants that will transfer to IDI are located in Vineuil, France and... Read More

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Alcoa Fastening Systems Expands into Casablanca, Morocco

June 17, 2009

TORRANCE, Calif.--Alcoa Fastening Systems (AFS) announced today that it is continuing its global growth strategy and has completed the acquisition of assets from Demicron SNC, which will be integrated into the AFS organization as Alcoa Fixations Maroc. Demicron SNC operates from a single location in Casablanca with... Read More

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Axis Air Group, Inc. has Purchased Axis Products, Inc.

June 10, 2009

Hampshire, IL USA - Axis Air Group, Inc. has purchased Axis Products, Inc. Fully woman-owned by Janet Balsamo, the company is forging ahead in new markets for with their patented Hobbyair and Pro Air Supplied Air Respirator Systems, Citation combined HVLP Paint Sprayer/Respirator System and Axis HVLP Turbine... Read More

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Tyco Electronics Completes the Sale of Its Wireless Systems Business

June 5, 2009

PEMBROKE, Bermuda, June 1 -- Tyco Electronics Ltd. (NYSE:TEL) has completed the previously announced sale of its Wireless Systems business to Harris Corporation. Wireless Systems is a leader in the development of large-scale critical communications systems based on Internet Protocol (IP) technology for customers in... Read More

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ABB to Expand Transformer Components Portfolio

June 2, 2009

Acquisition of Comem SpA to bring complementary products Zurich, Switzerland, May 28, 2009 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has agreed to acquire Comem SpA, Italy, to expand its portfolio in the transformer components business. Comem is a manufacturer of high-quality transformer... Read More

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Healthcare: Acquisition of Pacific Science in the U.S.

May 29, 2009

Air Liquide's Healthcare business is pursuing its development in the United States with the acquisition of Pacific Science, Inc, a provider of cryobiology equipment and services to biobanks, based in Torrance, California. The transaction, effective May 1st, was made by Air Liquide Healthcare America Corporation... Read More

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AkzoNobel and Whitford Corporation Sign on the Bottom Line

May 26, 2009

20 May 2009, Elverson, PA. AkzoNobel and Whitford Corporation are pleased to announce that Whitford's purchase of the AkzoNobel Non Stick Coatings Division has been completed. All ANNS assets now belong to Whitford. Nevertheless, there will be a period of transition, during which the companies have agreed to do... Read More

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Flow Dry Technology, Inc. Acquires Assets for Desiccant Packet Production

May 26, 2009

Brookville, OH (May 14, 2009) -- Flow Dry Technology, Inc., a leading manufacturer of Desiccant Packages and active packaging solutions, has purchased the inventory and equipment for desiccant packet and bag production from Aridien Manufacturing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Aridien, Inc. Flow Dry will... Read More

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Air Products Sells Three U.S. Healthcare Businesses to Landauer-Metropolitan

May 21, 2009

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., May 18 -- Air Products (NYSE: APD) today announced it has sold three of its U.S. healthcare businesses to Landauer-Metropolitan, Inc. (LMI), the largest provider of durable medical equipment, respiratory and infusion services in the northeast, based in Mount Vernon, N.Y. Terms of the deal were... Read More

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Stik-2 Products and Dielectric Polymers Announce Merger and Name Change

May 21, 2009

Easthampton, MA, May 2009 - Stik-2 Products of Easthampton, MA and Dielectric Polymers of Hoyoke, MA, both with a long heritage of trusted tape products, have merged under one roof. The two entities will now operate as Adhesive Applications. They will share expanded business and plant operations in Easthampton... Read More

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Marshall Paper Tube Acquires Thames River Tube Co., Inc.

May 19, 2009

Marshall Paper Tube Co., Inc. has acquired Thames River Tube Co., Inc. of Ashaway RI. Marshall Paper Tube currently operates manufacturing facilities in Canton and Fall River, MA totaling 85,000 square feet. With this acquisition and merger, Marshall Paper Tube has expanded its commercial and industrial product... Read More

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JBT Corporation Acquires Leading UK Commercial Oven Manufacturer

May 18, 2009

CHICAGO, May 12 -- JBT Corporation (NYSE:JBT) today announced that its JBT FoodTech business acquired the assets of Scottish-based Double D Food Engineering Ltd. (Double D). Double D is a UK leader in designing, manufacturing and servicing custom built ovens for bakery and protein products. Terms of the transaction... Read More

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Leviton Acquires EZE-Rough System

May 13, 2009

Little Neck, New York, May 11, 2009 -- Leviton Manufacturing Company, North America's leading producer of electrical and electronic wiring devices today announces the acquisition of East Coast Electrical Services, Inc., the Miami-based provider of the EZE-Rough System(TM). "With this acquisition we continue to... Read More

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Pangborn Merges with European Shot Blast Industry Leaders

May 12, 2009

U.S. blast wheel manufacturer joins forces with Pangborn Europe, V+S, and Berger FAIRBURN, Georgia, USA (May 6, 2009) - Capital Equipment Resources LLC, the parent of Pangborn Corp, a North American shot blast wheel manufacturer, has signed a final agreement with Wheelabrator/Disa Group to acquire Pangborn... Read More

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Emerson Acquires Roxar ASA

May 11, 2009

Deal expands upstream oil and gas automation to span from reservoir to transmission ST. LOUIS (May 5, 2009) - Emerson (NYSE: EMR) today announced it has acquired Roxar ASA. The deal creates the world's first integrated automation solutions company whose products span from subsea oil and gas reservoirs, to platform... Read More