Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

DuPont Expands Sustainable Solutions Capabilities and Emerging Markets Reach by Signing Agreement to Acquire MECS

November 15, 2010

Clean Technology Growth Opportunity Advances Commitment to Innovations That Help Protect the Environment WILMINGTON, Del., Nov. 10, 2010 -- DuPont (NYSE: DD) has signed a definitive agreement to acquire MECS, Inc., from affiliates of American Securities LLC, advancing the company's capabilities to deliver... Read More

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EMC Acquires Bus-Tech

November 15, 2010

Accelerates the Ability of Mainframe Users to Migrate Off Aging Tape-Based Storage Infrastructures HOPKINTON, Mass., Nov. 10, 2010 -- EMC® Corporation (NYSE: EMC), the world's leading provider of information infrastructure solutions, today announced it has acquired Bedford, Massachusetts-based Bus-Tech®, Inc... Read More

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ADP Completes the Acquisition of Byte Software House S.p.A in Italy

November 15, 2010

MILAN, November 10, 2010 -- Strengthening its Payroll and Personnel Administration Products and Services in Italy ADP ®, a leading provider of HR, payroll and benefits administration services, today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Byte Software House, a premier provider of integrated payroll... Read More

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Apache Completes Merger with Mariner Energy

November 15, 2010

HOUSTON, Nov. 10, 2010 -- Apache Corporation (NYSE, Nasdaq: APA) today announced that it has completed its merger with Mariner Energy (NYSE: ME). The merger closed today following its approval by Mariner's stockholders and subsequent completion of documentation. Apache issued approximately 17.5 million shares of... Read More

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Harris Corporation to Acquire Schlumberger Global Connectivity Services; Broadens Global Managed Satellite Communications Services Capabilities

November 12, 2010

MELBOURNE, Fla. and HOUSTON, Nov. 8, 2010 - Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS) an international communications and information technology company, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Global Connectivity Services (GCS) business from Schlumberger Information Solutions, an operating unit of Schlumberger... Read More

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Wabtec Acquires Swiger Coil Systems, a Leading Manufacturer of Traction Motors, Electric Coils

November 12, 2010

WILMERDING, Pa., Nov. 8, 2010 - Wabtec Corporation (NYSE: WAB) has acquired substantially all of the assets of Swiger Coil Systems, a leading manufacturer of traction motors and electric coils for rail and power generation markets. The company is based in Cleveland, Ohio, and has annual sales of about $35 million... Read More

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Solutia Announces Sale of Perkalink® Business and Select Primary Accelerators Assets

November 12, 2010

Continues strategic focus on high-value products with world-leading positions ST LOUIS, Nov. 8, 2010 - Solutia Inc. (NYSE: SOA) announced today that it has sold its Perkalink® business and entered into a definitive agreement to sell select Primary Accelerators assets to LANXESS, a Germany-based specialty chemicals... Read More

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Ashland Inc. to Sell Its Distribution Business to TPG Capital

November 12, 2010

COVINGTON, Ky., Nov. 8, 2010 - Ashland Inc. (NYSE: ASH) today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to sell its global distribution business, known for many years as Ashland Distribution, to TPG Capital for $930 million. Commenting on the transaction, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer James J. O'Brien... Read More