Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

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

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Linamar Announces the Signing of a Purchase Agreement by Skyjack Inc., a Linamar Company, for Carelift Equipment Limited

November 14, 2007

August 15, 2007, Guelph, Ontario - Skyjack Inc., a Linamar Company (LNR:TSX), today announced the signing of a Share Purchase Agreement regarding the purchase, by Skyjack, of CareLift Equipment Limited, a manufacturer of telehandlers located in Breslau, Ontario Canada. Skyjack is interested in the CareLift business... Read More

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Caterpillar Announces Acquisition of Blount's Forestry Division and Transition of Pioneer Machinery to Six Caterpillar Dealers

November 14, 2007

Two deals strengthen Caterpillar's position in forestry industry PEORIA, Ill., Nov. 5 -- Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) and Blount International, Inc. (NYSE:BLT) announced today that Caterpillar is acquiring the assets of Blount's Forestry Division. In a separate transaction, six Caterpillar dealers have agreed in... Read More

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Titanium Group Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire Multimilion Dollar Medical Software Company and Its Existing Sales Network

November 14, 2007

Company Anticipates Acquisition Could More Than Double its Current Revenue Stream and Fuel Market Entry Into the Medical and Healthcare Industry SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 2 / -- Titanium Group Limited (BULLETIN BOARD: TTNUF) , a leading biometric and security solutions provider, announced today the company has... Read More

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Siemens Completes Acquisition of Dade Behring

November 14, 2007

Complementing business of Siemens Medical Solutions Diagnostics ERLANGEN, Germany, Nov. 6 / -- Siemens has successfully completed the acquisition of Dade Behring Holdings, Inc. The laboratory diagnostics company joins the existing business of Siemens Medical Solutions Diagnostics. As the market leader in the... Read More

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Edwards Lifesciences to Acquire CardioVations Product Line of Ethicon

November 14, 2007

Transaction Expands Edwards' Portfolio of Minimally Invasive Surgical Offerings IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 5 / -- Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE:EW), the world leader in the science of heart valves, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire certain assets of the CardioVations... Read More

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Honeywell Agrees to Acquire Maxon Corporation

November 14, 2007

Acquisition Expands Combustion Business beyond Residential and Commercial Applications into Global Industrial Combustion Segment MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 5 / -- Honeywell (NYSE:HON) today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Maxon Corp., a privately held industrial combustion controls business based... Read More

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Lubrizol Completes Acquisition of Croda's Refrigeration Lubricants Business

November 13, 2007

CLEVELAND, Nov. 1 -- The Lubrizol Corporation (NYSE:LZ) announces that today it has completed its acquisition of Croda International Plc's refrigeration lubricants business. Revenues of that business over the last 12 months were approximately $84 million. The acquisition includes Croda's polyol ester and alkyl... Read More

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Pirelli Acquires 12.4% of Avanex from Alcatel-Lucent for 33.4 Million Euros

November 13, 2007

Within the framework of this transaction, Alcatel-Lucent signed supply agreements with both Pirelli and Avanex in next generation photonics Pirelli Broadband Solutions and Avanex, which have complementary technology capabilities, will explore collaboration to supply Alcatel-Lucent with innovative photonic... Read More

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IBM Completes Acquisition of DataMirror

November 13, 2007

ARMONK, NY - 04 Sep 2007: IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced it has completed its acquisition of DataMirror Corporation (TSX: DMC), a publicly held company based in based in Markham, Ontario, Canada. IBM announced an agreement to acquire DataMirror on July 16, 2007. DataMirror's operations will be integrated into... Read More

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United States Steel Corporation Completes Acquisition of Stelco Inc.

November 13, 2007

U. S. Steel Canada management team announced PITTSBURGH, Oct. 31 - United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Stelco Inc. and that Stelco has been renamed U.S. Steel Canada Inc. Commenting on the acquisition, U.S. Steel Chairman and CEO John Surma said, "We... Read More

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NetScout Completes Acquisition of Network General

November 13, 2007

Combining the best of nGenius and Sniffer technologies, to provide superior customer value WESTFORD, USA. - November 1, 2007-NetScout Systems, Inc., an industry leader for advanced network and application performance management, has finalized the acquisition of privately-held Network General Corporation, a longtime... Read More

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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