Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Keithley Instruments' Shareholders Approve Merger Agreement

November 22, 2010

CLEVELAND, Nov. 19, 2010 -- Keithley Instruments, Inc. (NYSE: KEI), a world leader in advanced electrical test instruments and systems, announced that, at its special meeting of shareholders held today, the Company's shareholders approved and adopted the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of September 29, 2010... Read More

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Harbour Group Acquires Hardware Resources

November 22, 2010

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 17, 2010 - Harbour Group has acquired Hardware Resources Inc., a designer, manufacturer and distributor of products for the cabinet industry, Jeff Fox, Harbour Group's chief executive officer, announced. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Hardware Resources' products include functional... Read More

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L.B. Foster Company Announces Extension of Tender Offer for Portec Rail Products, Inc.

November 19, 2010

PITTSBURGH, Nov. 15, 2010 - L.B. Foster Company ("L.B. Foster", Nasdaq: FSTR) today announced that it is extending its previously announced cash tender offer, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Foster Thomas Company, for all outstanding shares of common stock of Portec Rail Products, Inc., until 5:00 p.m., New York... Read More

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Broadcom Completes Acquisition of Percello Ltd.

November 19, 2010

IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 15, 2010 - Broadcom Corporation (Nasdaq: BRCM), a global leader in semiconductors for wired and wireless communications, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Percello Ltd., a privately-held company that develops system-on-a-chip (SoC) solutions for femtocells. In connection... Read More

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North American Filtration, Inc. - Chemtrac Systems, Inc

November 19, 2010

We are pleased to announce that effective November 10, 2010, Chemtrac Inc., a division of North American Filtration, has purchased certain operating assets of Chemtrac Systems, Inc., of Norcross, GA. Since 1985 Chemtrac Systems, Inc. has supplied superior monitoring and control instrumentation to the municipal... Read More

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ITT Completes Acquisition of O.I. Corporation to Enhance Its Global Analytical Instrumentation Business

November 19, 2010

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., November 16, 2010 - ITT Corporation (NYSE:ITT) announced today that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of O.I. Corporation, "OI," for approximately $29 million. OI is a leading provider of innovative instrumentation for laboratory and environmental testing in the... Read More

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Caterpillar to Acquire Bucyrus Creating Mining Equipment Company with Unmatched Product Range, Unrivaled Customer Support; Highly Complementary Combination Expected to Drive Strong Synergies

November 18, 2010

PEORIA, Ill. and SOUTH MILWAUKEE, Wis., Nov. 15, 2010 - Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) and Bucyrus International, Inc. (Nasdaq: BUCY) announced today they have entered into an agreement under which Caterpillar will acquire Bucyrus International in a transaction valued at approximately $8.6 billion (including net... Read More

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Apache Announces Results of Merger Consideration Elections by Mariner Energy Stockholders

November 18, 2010

HOUSTON, Nov. 15, 2010 - Apache Corporation (NYSE, Nasdaq: APA) today announced the final results of the merger consideration elections made by stockholders of Mariner Energy, Inc. concerning the form of consideration they wish to receive in connection with the acquisition of Mariner by Apache. Apache completed the... Read More