Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

PG&E to Acquire Ownership of Colusa Generating Station

November 26, 2007

Colusa Generation Station to Provide Enough Electricity to Power Nearly 500,000 Customers SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 15 -- Pacific Gas and Electric Company today announced it has reached agreement to accelerate the acquisition of the Colusa Generating Station from E&L Westcoast, LLC (E&L Westcoast) to maintain the 2010... Read More

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Jervis B. Webb Announces Sale of Company to Daifuku Co., Ltd.

November 26, 2007

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., Nov. 14 -- Jervis B. Webb Company ("Webb") of Farmington Hills, Mich., U.S.A., - a world leader in material handling solutions - has announced an agreement with Daifuku Co., Ltd. , headquartered in Osaka, Japan, ("Daifuku") for the sale of 100 percent of the outstanding shares of Webb to... Read More

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Metastorm Acquires Process Competence

November 26, 2007

Global Enterprise Software Vendor Acquires European Firm, Further Strengthens Process Expertise and International Presence BALTIMORE and BRUSSELS, Belgium, Nov. 15 -- Metastorm, a leading provider of Business Process Management (BPM), Business Process Analysis (BPA), and Enterprise Architecture (EA) software for... Read More

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General Dynamics Acquires Mediaware International

November 26, 2007

FALLS CHURCH, Va., Nov. 14 - General Dynamics (NYSE:GD) has acquired Mediaware International Pty Ltd., a leading developer of real-time full-motion compressed digital video processing software and systems for defense, intelligence and commercial customers. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Mediaware... Read More

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PolyOne to Acquire TPE Custom Solutions Provider GLS Corporation

November 26, 2007

Transaction will advance specialization strategy, open new market opportunities CLEVELAND, Nov. 14 -- PolyOne Corporation (NYSE:POL), a leading global provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions, announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire GLS Corporation ("GLS"), the... Read More

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CMP Acquires Portelligent, the Leading Provider of Teardown Analysis to the Global Electronics Industry

November 26, 2007

Integration with CMP's Semiconductor Insights Creates Analyst Powerhouse SAN FRANCISCO and OTTAWA, Canada, Nov. 12 -- CMP, a media and marketing solutions company serving the technology industry, today announced that it has acquired Portelligent (www.teardown.com), the leading provider of product teardowns to the... Read More

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Atna and Canyon Agree to Merge

November 26, 2007

VANCOUVER, B.C. and GOLDEN, Colo., Nov. 19 - Atna Resources Ltd. ("Atna") (TSX: ATN) and Canyon Resources Corporation ("Canyon") (AMEX:CAU) jointly announced today a transaction whereby Atna will acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares of common stock of Canyon for a total value of approximately C$25.3... Read More

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CGGVeritas Acquires Minority Interest in Eastern Echo

November 26, 2007

PARIS, November 12 -- CGGVeritas (ISIN: FR0000120164 - NYSE: CGV) announced today that it has acquired 30.9 million shares of Eastern Echo Holding plc (ECHO NO) for a total consideration of approximately NOK 431 million, representing 12.67 percent of Eastern Echo's issued share capital. Our intent, with this... Read More

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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