Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Guyson Corporation Acquires Automated Blasting Systems Begins Manufacturing Wet-Blast Machines

November 7, 2013

The Guyson Corporation of U.S.A. has announced the acquisition of all assets of Automated Blasting Systems, Inc., of South Windsor, CT. ABS has been a premier supplier of wet blast machines to the aerospace, automotive, cutting tool, electronics, metal working and other industries since 1988. The company was formed... Read More

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Rockwell Automation to Acquire vMonitor, a Global Technology Leader for Wireless Solutions Connecting the Digital Oilfield

October 30, 2013

MILWAUKEE — Rockwell Automation Inc. (NYSE: ROK) today announced that it has agreed to purchase vMonitor, a global technology leader for wireless solutions in the oil and gas industry. VMonitor is a pioneer in digital oilfield implementation and remote operations worldwide. It delivers innovative monitoring and... Read More

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Electri-Flex Acquires Zero Ground, LLC

October 15, 2013

Electri-Flex Company, Roselle, IL, announces the acquisition of Zero Ground, LLC, a Waukegan, IL based supplier of flexible shielding conduits (www.zero-ground.com). “We now have the opportunity to not only pursue our customer prospects, but to benefit from the past working activities of ZERO GROUND,” stated Ed... Read More

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Spiroflow Systems Acquires Control & Metering Assets

October 10, 2013

Charlotte, NC – Spiroflow Systems, Inc. announces the recent acquisition of the assets of Control Metering of Mississauga, Ontario, Canada.  The company, known for their bulk material handling equipment, had filed for bankruptcy on March 20, 2013.  Spiroflow Systems acquired all company assets on April 12... Read More

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R&D Circuits Acquires Altanova Corporation

October 7, 2013

South Plainfield, NJ and San Jose, CA RD Circuits Inc. announced that it has acquired Altanova Corporation, specializing in High Speed Digital, Mixed Signal and RF ATE boards and providing design, simulation, fab, assembly and test for ATE, Characterization Boards and Probe Cards. The company operates out of... Read More

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ATS Automation Completes Acquisition of IWK Group

October 4, 2013

CAMBRIDGE, ON – ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc. (TSX:ATA) ("ATS" or the "Company") today announced that the acquisition of IWK, a leading pharmaceutical and personal care tube filling and cartoning machinery group, previously announced on September 1, 2013, has been completed. About ATS ATS Automation provides... Read More

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Gibson Acquisition Notice - Gibson Parts & Equipment Sold to Empire Abrasive Equipment

October 3, 2013

Charles and Gaylan Gibson retired and sold Gibson Parts Equipment to Empire Abrasive Equipment Company in Langhorne, PA. The name of the company changed to Gibson Abrasive Equipment Company LLC and is currently managed by Geoff Gibson and his managerial staff. For over fifteen years, Gibson has been a trusted... Read More

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Spectro Inc. Acquires Wilks Enterprise, Inc.

October 3, 2013

Spectro Inc., a leading Chelmsford, Mass.-based developer and manufacturer of analytical tools and software for the industrial performance fluids market, today announced it has purchased Wilks Enterprise, Inc. for an undisclosed sum. Wilks, based in Norwalk, Conn. and established in 1995, specializes in the... Read More

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TMI Acquires Simplex Isolation Systems

October 1, 2013

Pittsburgh, PA – TMI International, LLC, a Pittsburgh, PA-based, leading international supplier of workplace environmental management systems and other PVC-based products, announced today that they have acquired the assets of Simplex Isolation Systems. Since 1979, Simplex, headquartered in Fontana, CA has been a... Read More

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Industry Leaders Merge To Provide Customers the Best of Both Companies

September 26, 2013

Lebanon, OH, USA – World-leading tube bending and endforming technology specialists, AddisonMckee and Eaton Leonard, are pleased to announce that they have merged under the common ownership of AddisonMckee Holding LLC (ADMC). As part of this transaction, Jaubert Investment LLC has acquired an interest in... Read More

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PPI Purchases StampSource

September 25, 2013

ATHENS, GA — PPI announced today it has signed a memorandum of understanding with StampSource (Taggart Enterprises) to purchase StampSource.  StampSource is a metal stamping and fabricating company located in Charlotte, North Carolina.  “StampSource’s performance, service levels and values fit well with ‘the PPI... Read More

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Devulcanization: REP Group Acquires Watson Brown HSM GmbH

September 23, 2013

Corbas - REP international, leader in the rubber injection molding machine with the head office being located in Lyon-Corbas, France, has just concluded the acquisition of the patented HSM devulcanization technology on an exclusive right basis, as well as the devulcanization center Watson-Brown HSM-Berlin. This... Read More

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Siemens and KUKA Announce Cooperation

September 23, 2013

Joint solutions offered: integrated, operator-friendly loading of machine tools using robots Integration of robotics and CNC solutions for machining workpieces with robots Strengthening the fundamental idea of integrated production processes Development of new applications in lightweight... Read More

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Quintech Electronics Purchases DEV Systemtechnik

September 17, 2013

Quintech Electronics Communications, Inc., is pleased to announce that we have signed an agreement to purchase 100% of all shares of DEV Systemtechnik GmbH & Co. KG. Quintech, headquartered in Indiana, PA, is a leading supplier of reliable RF signal routing equipment for over 24 years. Quintech’s product line... Read More

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Patriot Manufacturing Acquires Quality Components Corporation

September 17, 2013

Bristol, CT manufacturer continues to expand Patriot Manufacturing of Bristol is pleased to announce that it has acquired the assets and customer relationships of Quality Components Corp. of Plainville, effective August 30, 2013. Quality Components Corp. is owned by Wendall Theriault and has been in business for... Read More

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Eriez® Acquires Centriforce Limited, a Leading Provider of Coolant Filtration Systems to the European Metalworking Industry

September 16, 2013

Erie, PA – Eriez® announces the acquisition of UK-based Centriforce Limited, a recognized leading provider of advanced coolant filtration systems to the European metalworking industry. The Centriforce product portfolio will be integrated into Eriez’ HydroFlow® line of fluid recycling and filtration equipment. “The... Read More

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Wainbee Limited Purchases Cowichan Hydraulic Equipment Service & Supply Ltd.

September 9, 2013

Effective July 31 2013, Cowichan Hydraulic Equipment Service and Supply Ltd was acquired by Wainbee Limited, a national leader in the distribution of fluid power and automation components and systems. As a result of this acquisition, Wainbee now has 15 locations coast-to-coast servicing customers from Vancouver... Read More

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ATS Automation to Acquire a Leading Pharmaceutical and Personal Care Tube Filling and Cartoning Machinery Group

September 9, 2013

CAMBRIDGE, ON – ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc. (TSX:ATA) ("ATS" or the "Company") today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire all shares of IWK Verpackungstecknik GmbH as well as OYSTAR IWK USA, Inc. ("IWK"), a leader in technology driven high performance tube filling and... Read More

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Capsugel to Acquire Bend Research

September 6, 2013

MORRISTOWN, N.J. and BEND, Ore.  – Capsugel and Bend Research announced today that they have entered into a definitive agreement for Capsugel to acquire Bend Research as part of its Dosage Form Solutions (DFS) business unit. The acquisition provides Capsugel DFS an industry leading position in bioavailability... Read More

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CeramTec Group with Cinven as New Owner Beginning September 1st

September 6, 2013

Following the closing, i.e. the transfer of CeramTec’s shares to the new owner, on August 31, 2013, CeramTec will now be majority owned by the European private equity firm Cinven. After the approval from the respective anti-trust and supervisory authorities, the transition will now take place. “CeramTec is very... Read More