Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

ARCADIS Expands Chilean Presence

November 26, 2007

ARNHEM, The Netherlands, November 19 - ARCADIS (EURONEXT: ARCAD), the international consultancy and engineering company, today announced that it has expanded its activities in South America by acquiring 100% of Idesol Engineering Company (Idesol), based in Chile. Idesol has 70 employees, producing EUR 4 million of... Read More

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HP to Expand Data Center Services with Acquisition of Global Consulting Company EYP Mission Critical Facilities

November 26, 2007

PALO ALTO, Calif., Nov. 12, 2007 - HP today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire EYP Mission Critical Facilities Inc. (EYP MCF), a consulting company specializing in strategic technology planning, design and operations support for large-scale data centers. By acquiring EYP MCF, HP will be... Read More

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Raytheon Purchases Sarcos' Robotics Technologies

November 26, 2007

TEWKSBURY, Mass., Nov. 12, 2007 -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has acquired the robotics technologies and capabilities of Sarcos. Based in Salt Lake City, Utah, Sarcos researches and develops technologies in the advanced field of micro-electro mechanical systems. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. "With... Read More

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Intertek Acquires Plastics Technology Laboratories, Inc.

November 26, 2007

(Houston, TX) Intertek, the leading international provider of quality and safety services to a wide range of global and local industries, announces that its Oil, Chemical and Agri group has acquired Plastics Technology Laboratories, Inc. (PTLI), in Pittsfield, MA PTLI is a leader in polymer testing, providing... Read More

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Deloitte Acquires Identity & Access Management Business of Iditarod Systems, Inc.

November 26, 2007

Leading provider of security and privacy services announces further expansion of Identity & Access Management capabilities NEW YORK, Nov. 12 -- Deloitte took another step today in building on its position as one of the leading providers of Identity & Access Management (IAM) services and solutions by announcing... Read More

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Miller Products Gets A Rename

November 20, 2007

Goodyear Industrial Products Company, LLC announces the acquisition of the Rubber and Plastics Division of Miller Products Company, Inc. Founded in 1930, Miller is one of the pioneers of the small rubber parts industry and currently supplies molded, extruded, stamped, and die-cut rubber and plastic parts to a wide... Read More

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ESCO Announces Agreement to Acquire Global Electric Supplier

November 20, 2007

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 7 / -- ESCO Technologies Inc. (NYSE:ESE) today announced that it has signed a definitive stock purchase agreement to acquire Doble Engineering Company (Doble) for $319 million in cash, subject to closing working capital adjustments. Doble, headquartered in Watertown, Massachusetts, is a worldwide... Read More

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Inverness Medical Innovations Acquires HemoSense, Inc.

November 20, 2007

WALTHAM, Mass., Nov. 7 / -- Inverness Medical Innovations, Inc. (AMEX:IMA) today announced that it completed the acquisition of HemoSense, Inc., a developer and marketer of point of care testing products for therapeutic drug monitoring. The transaction was structured as a stock for stock deal, with HemoSense... Read More

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Xiotech Acquires Seagate's Advanced Storage Architecture Group

November 19, 2007

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., Nov. 7 / -- Xiotech® Corporation announced today it has acquired Seagate Technology's® (NYSE:STX) Advanced Storage Architecture (ASA) group. In the acquisition, Xiotech purchased certain assets of the ASA business and acquired a license to the associated technology. Dr. Ellen Lary will serve as... Read More

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Iron Mountain Continues Expansion in Ireland with Acquisition of Datastroy

November 19, 2007

LONDON, November 6 - Company Expands Portfolio of Services in Region With Secure Shredding Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE: IRM), the global leader in information protection and storage services, continued its expansion in Ireland with the acquisition of Datastroy, an Irish secure shredding company. The... Read More

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SIXNET Completes Acquisition of BlueTree Wireless Data

November 19, 2007

(Clifton Park, New York - November 7, 2007) SIXNET Holdings, LLC announced today that it has completed the acquisition of BlueTree Wireless Data, Inc., a leading supplier of Machine to Machine (M2M) Cellular Data Products. SIXNET is a leading manufacturer of process automation, Ethernet connectivity and PSTN... Read More

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Air Products in Advanced Discussions with Wacker over Polymers Business

November 19, 2007

Portfolio Management Move Continues Focus on Growth Businesses LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Nov. 6 / -- Air Products (NYSE:APD) and Wacker Chemie AG are in advanced discussions over Wacker's purchase of Air Products' shareholdings in their two joint ventures, Wacker Polymer Systems (WPS) and Air Products Polymers (APP... Read More

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SIONIX Corporation Acquires R. J. Metals Company

November 19, 2007

IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 8 / -- James J. Houtz, President of SIONIX Corporation today announced the acquisition of R. J. Metals Company of Anaheim, California. Their entire machine shop operation was moved into SIONIX' new 60,000 square foot manufacturing and assembly facility in Garden Grove, California. The move and... Read More

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Saint-Gobain is Setting Up in Vietnam

November 19, 2007

PARIS, November 8 / -- Saint-Gobain Gypsum (Construction Products Sector of Saint-Gobain) announces the acquisition of all the stockholder's equity of the Vietnamese company Vinh Tuong Joint Venture, created at the beginning of 2007 and owned by Vinh Tuong Corporation, Universal Cement (Taiwan) and Compact Resources... Read More

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SYMX Completes Acquisition of Guest Technologies

November 15, 2007

MIAMI, Nov. 15 -- SYMX Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of enterprise visibility solutions using wireless networks to accurately locate and manage assets and people in multiple environments, announced today it has acquired Guest Technologies, LLC, Laguna Hills, CA, a leading provider of RFID-based interactive... Read More

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IBM Completes Acquisition of Princeton Softech

November 14, 2007

ARMONK, NY - 13 Sep 2007: IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced it has completed its acquisition of Princeton Softech Inc., a privately held company based in Princeton, New Jersey. IBM announced an agreement to acquire Princeton Softech on August 3, 2007. Princeton Softech's operations will be integrated into IBM's... Read More

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SPX to Acquire APV

November 14, 2007

Acquisition to Expand SPX Global Process Equipment Manufacturing and Distribution Operations CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 31 / -- SPX Corporation (NYSE:SPW) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire APV, a global manufacturer of process equipment and engineered solutions primarily for the... Read More

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Varian, Inc. Acquires Analogix Business

November 14, 2007

PAULO ALTO, Calif., Nov. 5 / -- Varian, Inc. (NASDAQ:VARI) today announced that it has acquired the assets of Analogix, Inc., a privately owned company based in Burlington, Wisconsin, for approximately $11 million in cash plus assumed net debt, subject to certain net asset adjustments. The transaction also includes... Read More

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VWR International, LLC Acquires Netherlands-Based Omnilabo International B.V.

November 14, 2007

WEST CHESTER, Pa., Nov. 6 / -- VWR International, LLC, a leading supplier to the global research laboratory industry, today announced that it has acquired Omnilabo International B.V., a Netherlands-based laboratory supply distributor. Omnilabo has 42 employees based in the Netherlands and Belgium. Manuel... Read More

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Aegean Marine Petroleum Network Inc. Acquires Portland Bunkers International Ltd.

November 14, 2007

Creates Presence in United Kingdom by Acquiring Terminal; Acquisition Represents Company's Third New Marine Fuel Service Center in 2007 PIRAEUS, Greece, Nov. 1 / -- Aegean Marine Petroleum Network Inc. (NYSE:ANW), an international marine fuel logistics company that markets and physically supplies marine fuel and... Read More