Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

OMNI Executes Letter of Intent to Acquire Assets of B.E.G. Liquid Mud Services; OMNI Discusses 2007 Forecast

November 13, 2007

Acquisition will Expand Transportation and Equipment Leasing Core Business Units Acquisition will Extend Fluid Services into Barnett Shale and East Texas Acquisition Expected to be Immediately Accretive to Earnings OMNI Updates Outlook for 2007 CARENCRO, La., Oct. 31 -- OMNI ENERGY SERVICES CORP. (NASDAQ:OMNI... Read More

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Jacobs Signs Agreement to Acquire Carter & Burgess

November 13, 2007

PASADENA, Calif., Nov. 2 -- Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) announced this morning that it is completing the acquisition of Carter & Burgess, a 3,200-person professional services firm headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, early today. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Founded in 1939, Carter & Burgess is... Read More

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BOS Announces the Acquisition of Summit Radio Corp. for a Total Consideration of up to $5.5 Million

November 13, 2007

The Acquisition Provides BOS With a Strong Presence in the US Market and Creates a Stepping Stone for new US Offerings of BOS RFID Solutions, Services and Products With the Addition of Summit, BOS's Revenues are Expected to Substantially Increase in the Year 2008 RISHON LEZION, Israel, October 31/ -- B.O.S... Read More

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Commercial Vehicle Group Acquires Assets of Gage Industries Fabrication Division

November 13, 2007

NEW ALBANY, Ohio, Oct. 31 - Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CVGI) announced today that it has acquired the assets of the injection molding and heavy-gauge thermoforming Fabrication Division of Gage Industries, Inc. ("Gage"). The Fabrication Division has facilities in Tigard and Lake Oswego, Oregon. The other... Read More

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Newmont Mails Offer for Miramar Mining

November 13, 2007

DENVER and VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 31 -- Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM) and Miramar Mining Corporation (TSX: MAE, Amex: MNG) announced today that Newmont Mining B.C. Limited, an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Newmont, has commenced and mailed its offer to acquire all of the outstanding common... Read More

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Royal Gold Acquires Benso Royalty from FairWest Energy Corporation

November 13, 2007

DENVER, Oct. 31 / -- ROYAL GOLD, INC. (Nasdaq: RGLD; TSX: RGL), the leading publicly-traded precious metals royalty company, today announced the purchase of a 1.5% net smelter return ("NSR") royalty from FairWest Energy Corporation ("FairWest") on the Benso gold concession in Ghana for $1.875 million. The Benso... Read More

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CACI Completes Acquisition of Athena Innovative Solutions, Inc.

November 13, 2007

Expands Services and Solutions to Intelligence Community and National Security Clients ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 31 - CACI International Inc (NYSE:CAI) announced today that it has completed its transaction to acquire Athena Innovative Solutions, Inc. from Veritas Capital. Athena provides specialized services and... Read More

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Freudenberg-NOK General Partnership Expands Offerings in the Rubber Diaphragm Markets through the Acquisition of the Assets of Precision Industries Corporation

November 13, 2007

PLYMOUTH, Mich., Oct. 31 / -- Freudenberg-NOK General Partnership announced today that it has acquired the assets of Precision Industries Corporation of Germantown, Wisconsin, a developer and manufacturer of specialized custom diaphragms. This acquisition provides Freudenberg-NOK with the desired fabric reinforced... Read More

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Autodesk Announces Acquisition of Hanna Strategies

November 13, 2007

International software development firm strengthens Autodesk global development team SHANGHAI, China, Oct. 31 / -- Autodesk, Inc. today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Hanna Strategies, an engineering services firm that offers software development with centers in Shanghai, China, Atlanta... Read More

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Iron Mountain to Acquire Stratify, Inc.

November 13, 2007

Acquisition Strengthens Iron Mountain Digital's eDiscovery and Investigation Services BOSTON and MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 31 -- Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE:IRM), the global leader in information protection and storage services, today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire Stratify, Inc... Read More

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IBM to Acquire Princeton Softech to Enhance Information on Demand Strategy

November 13, 2007

ARMONK, N.Y. - 03 Aug 2007: IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced it has entered into an agreement for IBM to acquire Princeton Softech Inc., a privately held company based in Princeton, New Jersey, that provides leading data archiving, test data management, data privacy and data classification and discovery software... Read More

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Loral and PSP Investments Complete CAD 3.25 Billion Acquisition of Telesat Canada

November 13, 2007

Loral Skynet and Telesat Combine To Form Premier Global Fixed Satellite Service Provider Loral To Restructure Corporate Functions NEW YORK, Oct. 31 -- Loral Space & Communications Inc. (NASDAQ:LORL) today announced that the CAD 3.25 billion acquisition of Telesat Canada by Loral and the Public Sector Pension... Read More

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IBM Acquires WebDialogs to Expand Web Conferencing Capabilities in Industry-Leading Lotus Sametime

November 13, 2007

ARMONK, NY - 22 Aug 2007: IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced it has acquired WebDialogs, Inc., a Billerica, Massachusetts-based, privately held provider of Web conferencing and communications services, with more than 500,000 users worldwide. Financial details were not disclosed. WebDialogs offers online meeting and... Read More

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Audiovox Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Technuity, Inc.

November 13, 2007

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., Nov. 1 / -- Audiovox Corporation announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary Audiovox Accessories Corporation (AAC) has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Technuity, Inc. for a purchase price of $16.5 million, plus the repayment of $4 million of debt and an earn-out if certain sales and... Read More

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Graphel Corporation Announces Merger With Carbon Products, Inc.

November 12, 2007

WEST CHESTER, OHIO: Graphel Corporation announces a merger with Carbon Products, Inc., of Ramsey, Minnesota and Germantown, Wisconsin. Graphel Corporation, in existence since 1965, offers its customers a full range of graphite machining and EDM services, as well as design, concurrent, and reverse engineering... Read More

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X-Rite to Acquire Pantone, Inc. Extending Reach in the Color Industry

November 12, 2007

Acquisition expected to leverage X-Rite's worldwide leadership in color hardware, software and services with Pantone's innovations in color standards and color communication Grand Rapids, Michigan, August 23, 2007 - X-Rite, Incorporated (Nasdaq: XRIT) a leading provider of color solutions for measuring... Read More

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HP Broadens Presence in Wide-Format Printing

November 12, 2007

PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 13, 2007 - HP today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire MacDermid ColorSpan Inc., a manufacturer of wide-format digital inkjet printers, from MacDermid Printing Solutions LLC, a subsidiary of privately held MacDermid Incorporated, which is based in Denver. Based in... Read More

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Arrow Electronics Completes Acquisition of Centia Group Limited and AKS Group Nordic AB

November 12, 2007

Expands Software Solutions Business in Europe MELVILLE, N.Y., Sep 04, 2007 - Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) announced that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of Centia Group Limited and AKS Group Nordic AB ("Centia/AKS") for a purchase price of approximately $32 million, including the... Read More

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Rockwell Automation to Acquire Pavilion Technologies

November 9, 2007

Acquisition expands process automation software offerings MILWAUKEE, Oct. 25, 2007 - Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to buy Pavilion Technologies, Inc., a privately held company that is a recognized leader in advanced process control, production... Read More

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Universal Lighting Technologies Enters Acquisition Agreement

November 9, 2007

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (October 26, 2007) - Universal Lighting Technologies, a global leader in the design and manufacture of high-efficiency lighting ballasts and control systems, has entered into an acquisition agreement with Matsushita Electric Works, Ltd.(hereinafter referred to as MEW) (TSE: 6991). Through this... Read More