Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Eaton Leonard Tooling, Inc. (ELT) Acquires Universal Tooling Corp, Becoming the Most Comprehensive Supplier of Bending and End Forming Tooling

June 16, 2008

June 30, 2006: Paul Howard, President of Eaton Leonard Tooling (ELT), announced the acquisition of Universal Tooling in a move to meet their growing demand for Tube Bending Tooling. With Universal's superior quality manufacturing capability and their extensive knowledge of Tube End Forming, this acquisition makes... Read More

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Astrodyne Announces Acquisition by Audax Group

June 13, 2008

MANSFIELD, MA - April 10, 2008 - Astrodyne Corporation ("Astrodyne") announced it has been acquired by Audax Group. Headquartered in Mansfield, Massachusetts, Astrodyne is a designer, manufacturer, and distributor of AC/DC power supplies, DC/DC converters, and external and wall-mount power adapters through catalog... Read More

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Lumera Corporation Announces Agreement to Merge with GigOptix

June 13, 2008

Mar 27, 2008 Lumera Corporation Announces Agreement to Merge with GigOptix, Uniting Lumera's Ground-Breaking Modulator Technology with a Leading Provider of Electronic Engines for High Speed Optical Interconnects Dr. Avi Katz to be CEO and Chairman of Combined Company BOTHELL, WA. (March 27, 2008) -- Lumera... Read More

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CoorsTek Acquires DEW Engineering and Development Limited

June 13, 2008

CoorsTek expands ceramic armor line capabilities to include vehicle armor integration. GOLDEN, Colo., June 9 - CoorsTek, Inc., the premier technical ceramics supplier and manufacturer of critical components for high-technology markets, today officially announced the acquisition of DEW Engineering and Development... Read More

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LGInternational Aquires Malaysian Based United Colours

June 11, 2008

Portland, OR, January 11, 2008 - LGInternational, manufacturer of advanced labeling solutions, has acquired two Malaysian companies, which comprise a label and component manufacturing facility in Penang, Malaysia, to expand its operations in the Asia-Pacific. The facility, which will operate under the name of LGI... Read More

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Parker Acquires Titan Industries; Expands and Complements Parker's Industrial Hose Portfolio and Market Capabilities

June 6, 2008

CLEVELAND, June 3 / - Parker Hannifin Corporation (NYSE:PH), the global leader in motion and control technologies, today announced that it has acquired Titan Industries, a manufacturer of industrial rubber, custom made and composite hoses for fluid and material transfer as well as related products, services, and... Read More

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Stone Acquires Patents and Marketing Rights to Buddy Mixers

June 5, 2008

Stone Construction Equipment, Inc. has acquired the patents and the exclusive marketing rights to Buddy Extreme-Duty Mixers from Buddy Equipment Company. Stone, which has been manufacturing the line under contract with Buddy Equipment for the past two years, recently acquired the current and pending patents, along... Read More

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Hypneumat, Inc. Has Purchased the Assets of RMT Technologies

June 4, 2008

Hypneumat Inc. has acquired the following brand names with this purchase: -- Commander Multidrill offering multi spindle drill heads and assemblies -- Snow Manufacturing offering refurbished Snow machines and hard to find replacement parts -- Reynolds -- Johnson Drill Head -- Standard Automatic -- Tenco... Read More

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Bijur, Farval and LubeSite Become Bijur Delimon International

June 3, 2008

Merger creates a company with the widest lubrication system offering in the marketplace [Morrisville, NC - May 2008 Bijur Delimon International, a global leader in centralized lubrication systems and components, today announced the legal merger of Bijur Lubricating Corporation, Farval Lubrication Systems and... Read More

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Lincoln Electric Acquires Electro-Arco in Portugal

June 3, 2008

- Welding consumables manufacturer based near Lisbon - Approximately 40 million USD annual sales CLEVELAND, Ohio, USA, April 7, 2008 -- Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: LECO) today announced that it has acquired Electro-Arco, S.A., a privately-held manufacturer of welding consumables based near Lisbon... Read More

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GEA Takes Over Canadian Company ViEX Inc

June 3, 2008

GEA PHE Systems, a leading international supplier of plate heat exchangers (PHE), has acquired the assets of Canadian PHE specialist ViEX, based in Newmarket near Toronto. Hence, GEA continues their successful growth path and now offers the most extensive range of brazed, gasketed and fully welded PHE. ViEX emerged... Read More

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GE Fanuc Intelligent Platforms Completes Acquisition of Process Technology Assets from MTL Instruments Group

June 2, 2008

Commitment To Process Customers and Solutions Further Enhances Solution Offerings Charlottesville, VA, May, 22, 2008 GE Fanuc Intelligent Platforms, a unit of GE Enterprise Solutions, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of assets of the MTL Open System Technologies (MOST) product lines including... Read More

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AQL Decorating Acquired

May 30, 2008

UNION, NJ - Marc M. Gaelen, President and Chief Executive Officer of O.BERK Company, announced the acquisition of AQL Decorating Company, Inc., of Fairview, NJ. AQL Decorating with over 40 years of experience is an innovative decorator of plastic, glass, and metal containers for the cosmetic/personal care... Read More

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Tripp Lite Expands Its Product Offering with the Acquisition of Keyspan

May 30, 2008

Chicago, IL (May 2, 2008) Tripp Lite, a world-leading manufacturer of power protection and connectivity equipment, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Keyspan, a leading provider of computer connectivity solutions. Keyspan offers adapters, servers, cables and remote controls for home, school and office... Read More

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Air Liquide Electronics Acquires Edwards Chemical Management Division

May 29, 2008

Air Liquide Electronics U.S. LP has signed an agreement to purchase the major part of the assets of the Chemical Management Division of Edwards Vacuum, Inc. The acquisition is expected to close before the end of June, 2008, pending regulatory approval and pending the satisfaction of certain closing conditions set... Read More

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ABB Switzerland Ltd Combines Its Analyzer and Software Businesses

May 29, 2008

ABB combines its Expert Optimizer, Knowledge Manager and SpectraFlow solutions into a single Collaborative Production Management operational unit. Baden, Switzerland, March 5, 2008 - ABB Switzerland Ltd has announced that it has merged with immediate effect its analyzer and software businesses for cement and... Read More

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CIRCOR Acquires Motor Technology, Inc.

May 27, 2008

BURLINGTON, Mass., May 21 - CIRCOR International, Inc. (NYSE:CIR) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Motor Technology, Inc. of Dayton, Ohio a specialized manufacturer of electric motors and electromechanical equipment for the aerospace, defense, medical and transportation markets with annual... Read More

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FlexLink Acquires Techne - A Leading Supplier to the Packaging Industry

May 21, 2008

Göteborg, May 19, 2008 FlexLink have acquired Techne, a leading provider of machines and devices for the packaging OEM industry. Techne is now part of FlexLink's EMEA South organization as an Area System House, ASH. The new name is FlexLink Techne S.r.l. Techne has 25 years of industry experience as a provider of... Read More

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Air Products Complements Refinery Offerings with Goar, Allison Acquisition

May 21, 2008

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., May 19 -- Air Products (NYSE:APD) today announced it has acquired Goar, Allison & Associates (GAA), Inc., a process engineering company and leader in the development and promotion of improved sulfur recovery technologies for the energy industry. Terms of the deal for the company based in Tyler... Read More

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Honeywell Acquires Norcross Safety Products, Expands Growing Life Safety Business

May 21, 2008

Company Establishes Leading Position in High-growth PPE Industry MORRIS TOWNSHIP, N.J., May 16, 2008 - Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today announced it has completed its acquisition of Norcross Safety Products L.L.C., a leading manufacturer of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), for approximately $1.2 billion. Norcross... Read More