Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Cummins to Sell Universal Silencer to Management-Led Investor Group

January 16, 2008

October 11, 2007 NASHVILLE, TENN. - Cummins Inc. (NYSE:CMI) today announced that it has reached an agreement to sell Universal Silencer Inc. (USI) to the Stirling Group, led by current USI general manager Randy Eppli. The newly formed Stirling Group includes other key members of Universal Silencer's management... Read More

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EMC Announces Plan to Acquire Document Sciences Corp. Leading Provider of Customer Communications Solutions

January 16, 2008

EMC Further Extends Its Enterprise Content Management Leadership and Vision with Best-in-Class Document Output Management (DOM) HOPKINTON, Mass. and CARLSBAD, Calif., Dec. 27 -- EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC), the world leader in information infrastructure solutions, and Document Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ:DOCX... Read More

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DOCdata Acquires Contributie Services B.V.

January 16, 2008

WAALWIJK, Netherlands, December 28 -- DOCdata N.V. today announces that Triple Deal B.V., a majority-owned subsidiary of DOCdata, has bought all issued shares of Contributie Services B.V. in Utrecht from Conclusion B.V., who founded the company. With the acquisition of Contributie Services B.V., DOCdata has taken... Read More

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Discovery Technologies, Inc. Acquires Green Agriculture Holding Corporation

January 16, 2008

Discovery Technologies, Inc. completes $20.519 million private placement SHAANXI, China, Dec. 27 -- Discovery Technologies, Inc. (the "Company") (BULLETIN BOARD: DCOV). On December 26, 2007, Discovery Technologies, Inc., a Nevada corporation acquired all of the issued and outstanding capital stock (the "Green... Read More

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Valley National Gases, LLC Acquires Wolfenden Industries, Ohio-Based Gas Distributor

January 16, 2008

Valley National Completes Acquisition of Portland Welding Supply WASHINGTON, Pa., Jan. 11 / -- Valley National Gases, LLC announced today that it has acquired Wolfenden Industries, a distributor of industrial, medical and special gases with three operating locations in Northeast Ohio. In addition, Valley National... Read More

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PolyOne Completes Acquisition of Ngai Hing PlastChem

January 16, 2008

Acquisition enhances globalization strategy CLEVELAND, Jan. 11 / -- PolyOne Corporation (NYSE:POL), a leading global provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions, announced today that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of the assets and operations of Ngai Hing PlastChem... Read More

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Kyocera Mita Corporation Sets Stage for Aggressive Document Solutions Technology Development through Strategic Acquisition of Peerless' Intellectual Property

January 16, 2008

Purchase of Intellectual Property, Assets To Spur Market Share Growth, Accelerate Global R&D Pipeline OSAKA, JAPAN, Jan. 10, 2008 - Kyocera Mita Corporation (www.kyoceramita.com), a group company of Kyocera Corporation, and one of the world's largest manufacturers of office information equipment, including... Read More

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Dow Polyurethanes Completes Acquisition of Edulan A/S

January 16, 2008

Midland, MI - November 05, 2007 The Dow Chemical Company (Dow) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Edulan A/S, an independent polyurethane (PU) systems house specializing in rigid foam and elastomer formulation technologies. In addition to Edulan's business and production facility in Denmark... Read More

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Cisco Systems to Acquire Navini Networks for $330 Million

January 16, 2008

OYSTER BAY, NY-Cisco Systems has announced that it will acquire Navini Networks for $330 million. "This provides a way for Cisco to expand its wireless networking solutions from WLAN only to include WMAN and WAAN as well," comments Philip Solis, principal mobile broadband analyst at ABI Research. "4G networks move... Read More

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EMS, Escort Memory Systems, Officially Merges With Datalogic Automation

January 16, 2008

Datalogic Automation officially merges the Escort Memory Systems' Scotts Valley, CA office into the Datalogic Automation, Inc. office in Hebron, KY Hebron, KY January 14, 2008. Datalogic Automation is pleased to announce that as of January 1st, 2008, the Escort Memory Systems (EMS) Americas' organization, with... Read More

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Tuthill Coupling Group Acquires Quickseal Product Line

January 16, 2008

BEREA, Ohio - December 20, 2007 - Tuthill Coupling Group, which manufactures Hansen and Coupleurs Gromelle quick connect couplings, has acquired the QUICKSEAL line of leak testing and pressure vessel testing equipment from Tuthill Pump Group. For over 40 years, QUICKSEAL has been an industry leader in providing... Read More

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CSC Completes Acquisition of First Consulting Group

January 16, 2008

Acquisition Advances CSC's Growth Strategy, Increasing CSC's Domestic and Offshore Healthcare Expertise and Service Delivery Capabilities EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Jan. 14 / -- Computer Sciences Corporation (NYSE:CSC) today announced that the company has completed its acquisition of First Consulting Group (NASDAQ:FCGI... Read More

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ORSYP Completes Management Buyout (MBO) with Private Equity Firm Argos Soditic to Accelerate Its Quest to Go Global

January 16, 2008

PARIS LA DEFENSE, January 14 -- ORSYP, worldwide provider of enterprise job scheduling solutions and IT Services, today announced that it has completed a Management Buyout (MBO) with the European private equity firm Argos Soditic. This announcement comes as part of ORSYP's decision to fuel its geographic expansion... Read More

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Dow Canada Finalizes Sale of Western Canada Caustic Soda Business to Univar

January 16, 2008

Midland, MI - December 03, 2007 Dow Chemical Canada Inc. (Dow Canada) announced today it has finalized the sale of Dow's caustic soda business in Western Canada to Univar Canada Ltd. This sale, initially announced in August, includes the West Coast Distribution Centre (WCDC) terminal assets which consist of marine... Read More

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Checkpoint Systems, Inc. Announces Acquisition

January 16, 2008

Acquisition of Alpha S3 Business Creates Leader in Shrink Management Solutions THOROFARE, N.J. -- Nov. 1, 2007--Checkpoint Systems, Inc. (NYSE: CKP), a leading manufacturer and marketer of identification, tracking, security and merchandising solutions for the retail industry and its supply chain, today announced... Read More

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Delta Petroleum Corporation Announces Strategic Investment in Company by Tracinda Corporation

January 16, 2008

Tracinda to Invest $684 Million to Acquire 35% of Company DENVER and LOS ANGELES, Dec. 31 / -- Delta Petroleum Corporation (NASDAQ:DPTR), an independent energy exploration and development company ("Delta" or the "Company") has entered into a strategic financing agreement with Tracinda Corporation ("Tracinda"), a... Read More

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Avista Capital Partners Completes Acquisition of Bristol-Myers Squibb Medical Imaging

January 15, 2008

NEW YORK, Jan. 8 -- Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) and Avista Capital Partners, a leading private equity firm, announced today that Avista has completed its acquisition of Bristol-Myers Squibb Medical Imaging, a business unit of Bristol-Myers Squibb. Bristol- Myers Squibb Medical Imaging is a leading... Read More

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Trimble Acquires Engineering and Construction Accessories Company

January 15, 2008

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jan. 10 / -- Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) announced today it has acquired privately-held Crain Enterprises, Inc. of Mound City, Illinois, in an all-cash transaction. Crain is a leading manufacturer of accessories for the geomatics, surveying, mapping, and construction industries. Financial terms were not... Read More

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ATK to Acquire Information Systems and Geospatial Businesses of MacDonald Dettwiler and Associates

January 15, 2008

Strategic Acquisition Creates an International, Full-spectrum Space Company to Provide Mission Critical Information Solutions Acquisition Expected to Accelerate Long-term Sales and Earnings Growth MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 8 / -- Alliant Techsystems (NYSE:ATK) announced today that it has negotiated definitive agreements... Read More

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Deep Down Announces Funding of Mako Technologies Acquisition

January 15, 2008

HOUSTON, Jan. 9 - Deep Down, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: DPDW) today announced that it has closed on its anticipated additional $6,000,000 in debt financing with Prospect Capital Corporation to fund its acquisition of Mako Technologies, Inc. ("Mako"). Headquartered in Morgan City, Louisiana, Mako serves the growing... Read More