Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Univar Completes Acquisition of Basic Chemical Solutions

December 28, 2010

Mark Byrne Joins Univar as Chief Operating Officer REDMOND, Wash., Dec. 20, 2010 - Univar Inc., a leading global chemical distributor, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Basic Chemical Solutions, L.L.C. (BCS), a global distributor and trader of commodity chemicals. Concurrent with the close of... Read More

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Williams Partners Completes Latest Acquisition of Midstream Assets in Marcellus Shale

December 28, 2010

TULSA, Okla., Dec. 21, 2010 - Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE: WPZ) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation's (NYSE: COG) midstream assets in Susquehanna County, Pa., for $150 million. The assets include approximately 75 miles of gathering pipelines and two compressor... Read More

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RPM Business Acquires UK-Based Provider of Drainage Systems

December 28, 2010

MEDINA, Ohio, Dec. 21, 2010 - RPM International Inc. (NYSE: RPM) today announced that its RPM Performance Coatings Group has acquired Pipeline & Drainage Systems Ltd. (PDS), a leading supplier of curb, bridge and channel drainage products for construction and infrastructure markets, primarily in the United Kingdom... Read More

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LyondellBasell Sells Flavors and Fragrances Business to Pinova Holdings, Inc.

December 28, 2010

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Dec. 22, 2010 - LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) today announced that Pinova Holdings, Inc. has purchased LyondellBasell Flavors & Fragrances, LLC in a transaction which closed today. "This divestiture is consistent with our objective to focus on developing our core businesses of olefins and... Read More

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CoreLogic Announces Sale of First Advantage Businesses

December 28, 2010

Executing on its strategy to focus on core businesses SANTA ANA, Calif., Dec. 23, 2010 - CoreLogic (NYSE: CLGX), a leading provider of information, analytics and business services, today announced an agreement to sell its Employer Services and Litigation Support businesses. The businesses will be acquired by... Read More

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Dover to Acquire the Sound Solutions Business Line of NXP

December 28, 2010

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Dec. 22, 2010 - Dover Corporation (NYSE: DOV) announced today it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the Sound Solutions business line of NXP Semiconductors N.V. (Nasdaq: NXPI). Sound Solutions, which is headquartered in Vienna, Austria, will become part of Itasca, Illinois based... Read More

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Jacobs Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire Aker Solutions' Process and Construction Business

December 28, 2010

Acquisition Significantly Expands Presence in the Mining and Metals Market PASADENA, Calif., Dec. 21, 2010 - Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE: JEC) announced today that it has reached a definitive agreement with Aker Solutions ASA (Aker) to purchase a number of Aker's operations within its Process and... Read More

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Assa Abloy to Acquire Secure ID Solutions Company Lasercard Corp

December 28, 2010

Stockholm, Sweden - Assa Abloy has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Lasercard Corporation, a NASDAQ-listed company and a leading provider of secure ID solutions to governments and commercial clients around the world. Lasercard's unique portfolio of card products, services, and solutions for complex ID... Read More