Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

AddisonMckee and Eagle Precision Technologies Merge to Offer One-StopTube Manipulation Solutions

March 24, 2009

"Lebanon, OH, USA March 17, 2009 - World-leading tube bending and endforming technology specialist, AddisonMckee, today announced an agreement to merge with Eagle Precision Technologies, a world leader in muffler manufacturing solutions. "This transaction will bring together the two largest global names in tube... Read More

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Sigma-Aldrich Acquires Sigal Ltda and Expands Operations in Chile

March 19, 2009

ST. LOUIS, March 13 - Sigma-Aldrich today announced that it has expanded its presence in the Republic of Chile to directly serve research and manufacturing customers throughout the country. The Company has acquired Sigal Ltda, its primary distributor in Chile, and established Sigma-Aldrich Quimica Ltda to provide a... Read More

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Caravelle International Announces Acquisition of Quaker Plastic Corporation

March 18, 2009

Schuylkill Haven, PA- Caravelle International, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Cardinal Systems, Inc., is pleased to announce the acquisition of the assets of Quaker Plastic Corporation, a leading manufacturer of extrusion and thermoforming products. Quaker Plastic Corp. has built a reputation as a leader in the... Read More

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Caravelle International Announces Acquisition of Quaker Plastic Corporation

March 17, 2009

Schuylkill Haven, PA- Caravelle International, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Cardinal Systems, Inc., is pleased to announce the acquisition of the assets of Quaker Plastic Corporation, a leading manufacturer of extrusion and thermoforming products. Quaker Plastic Corp. has built a reputation as a leader in the... Read More

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Acquisition of Napkin Wrapping Technology from Tissue Machinery Company, S.p.A (TMC)

March 13, 2009

C. G. Bretting Manufacturing Co., Inc. (Bretting) announced today the acquisition of napkin wrapping technology from Tissue Machinery Company, S.p.A (TMC). The acquisition includes technology for both Flat Pack and Bulk Pack napkin poly wrappers. Although, packaging is an integral part of the Bretting product line... Read More

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Pelican(TM) Products, Inc. Acquires Hardigg® Industries

March 6, 2009

Acquisition is the Largest in the History of the Protective Case Industry Deal Bolsters Pelican's Product Line and Expands Service Offerings LOS ANGELES, Jan. 13, 2009 - The world's leading manufacturer of plastic injection molded protective cases, Pelican(TM) Products, Inc., today announced the acquisition of... Read More

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Ondrives & Rino Merge!

March 6, 2009

Ondrives Ltd will merge with Rino Industries Ltd under one name of Ondrives Ltd on 1st April 2009 in an exciting time for both companies. This move will enhance the product range and compliment the Ondrives brand name even further by bringing together the strengths of two companies that have worked together closely... Read More

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TÜVRheinland® and TUV SÜD Withdraw Merger Application

March 6, 2009

NEWTOWN, CT/Jan. 2, 2009 - The management boards of TÜVRheinland® and TÜV SÜD have withdrawn their application for a merger from Germany's regulatory authority Bundeskartellamt. The two companies first began merger talks in February of last year. Company officials made the decision to withdraw their application... Read More

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Navitar Expands In-House Optical Design Capabilities and Completes Sale of Coatings Division

March 5, 2009

Rochester, New York, February 11, 2009 - Navitar, Inc., a leading manufacturer of precision optical systems, announced today the recent sale of Navitar Coating Labs, located in Newport Beach, California. The decision was made to sell the coatings division based on the success of Navitar's recent acquisition of... Read More

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Rockwell Automation to Acquire Rutter Hinz, a Leading Engineering Company

March 4, 2009

Acquisition will accelerate company growth and expand reach in Canadian oil and gas and heavy industries market MILWAUKEE, Feb. 10, 2009 - Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK) today announced it has agreed to purchase the majority of the assets of Rutter Hinz Inc., a leading engineering company. Rutter Hinz is a... Read More

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E-Switch Announces Acquisition of Lamb Industries

March 4, 2009

MINNEAPOLIS, MN, February 20, 2009 - Stein Industries Inc, the parent company of E-Switch, Inc., announced today the acquisition of Lamb Industries. E-Switch is a leading global provider of electromechanical switch products including toggle, tact, pushbutton, rocker, snap-action, slide, dip and many illuminated... Read More

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Midwest Prototyping LLC Acquires Manitowoc Prototypes Inc

March 4, 2009

Blue Mounds, WI, December 5, 2008 - Midwest Prototyping LLC announced today that they have acquired Manitowoc Prototypes Inc. (Manitowoc, WI). Manitowoc Prototypes (MPI), owned by Rudie and Jill Bruss has been in business since 1990 and is a supplier of both SLA and SLS parts. "We are very excited about this... Read More

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The Gund Company Acquires Weidmann Industries, L.P.

March 3, 2009

Saint Louis, Missouri - January, 2009 The Gund Company is pleased to announce the acquisition of Weidmann Industries L.P. of Canada from WICOR Americas, Inc.. Weidmann Industries, LP in Fergus, Ontario is the market leading fabricator of thermoset rigid laminates and specialty thermoplastics in Canada. The Gund... Read More

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Marposs Acquires German Process Monitoring Supplier, ARTIS

February 27, 2009

Auburn Hills, MI, January 14, 2008 - Marposs Corp., a leading supplier of precision metrology equipment, announced that its parent firm, Marposs S.p.A., Bologna, Italy, has acquired control of ARTIS Gesellschaft für angewandte Messtechnik GmbH, a developer, manufacturer and supplier of process monitoring solutions... Read More

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Mazak Announces New Ownership of Machinery Resources Inc.

February 27, 2009

Florence, Kentucky, February 26, 2009 - Mazak today announced the transfer of ownership of Machinery Resources Inc (MRI). Butch Cummisky and David James recently purchased the Oklahoma-based company after previous owner Rick Engles decided to retire from the business. "MRI has been family-owned and operated since... Read More

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Measurement Specialties Announces Acquisition of Atexis Extends Temperature Products Line in Europe and Asia

February 27, 2009

HAMPTON, Va., Feb. 2, 2009 -- Measurement Specialties, Inc. (Nasdaq:MEAS), a global designer and manufacturer of sensors and sensor-based systems, announced the acquisition of Atexis SAS (www.atexis.fr). Located in Fontenay, France as well as Chengdu, China, Atexis is a leading designer/manufacturer of temperature... Read More

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Hexagon Metrology Acquires 3D Software Company

February 27, 2009

Software Package and Technology Will Enhance 3D Point Cloud Offering North Kingstown, RI - January 21, 2009 - Hexagon Metrology (London, UK) has announced the acquisition of Technodigit SARL, (Lyon, France), developer of 3DReshaper® software, a software package designed for 3D point cloud and 3D mesh manipulation... Read More

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Measurement Specialties Announces Acquisition of FGP Instrumentation

February 27, 2009

Extends Position in Test & Measurement and Aerospace Markets HAMPTON, Va., Feb. 2, 2009 -- Measurement Specialties, Inc. (Nasdaq:MEAS), a global designer and manufacturer of sensors and sensor-based systems, announced the acquisition of GS Sensors Group, a holding company for FGP Instrumentation and ALS ("FGP... Read More

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Venture Tape Corp. Completes Acquisition of Compac Corp.'s Pressure Sensitive Adhesives Assets

February 24, 2009

February 09, 2009 ST. PAUL, Minn.--Venture Tape Corp., a subsidiary of 3M, announced today that it has completed its acquisition of Compac Corp.'s pressure sensitive adhesive (PSA) tape assets from Lamtec Corp. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. All Compac PSA tape products, which are used for the... Read More

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Whitford Acquires Akzo Nobel Non Stick Coatings LLC on a Worldwide Basis

February 23, 2009

19 January 2009, Elverson, PA. Whitford Worldwide and Akzo Nobel today announced that the Akzo Nobel Non Stick Coatings LLC division (ANNS) has been purchased by Whitford and the two companies have already begun to integrate, a process that is expected to take a few months to complete. Whitford and ANNS have had... Read More