Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

CPM Acquires Crown Iron Works

August 24, 2007

WATERLOO, Iowa-CPM, the world's leading supplier of process equipment and technology for the animal feed, oilseed, biofuels and human food processing industries, announces the acquisition of Crown Iron Works based in Minneapolis, Minn. Crown Iron Works is the global leader in thermal, mechanical and chemical... Read More

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DISC-LOCK Signs New Canadian Distributor We "R" Nuts & Bolts to Service Canadian Oil Industry

August 24, 2007

DISC-LOCK contracted a new distributor in Alberta, Canada, We "R" Nuts & Bolts to represent their full range of transportation safety solutions that include Safety Wheel Nut, Vibration Proof Locking Nuts, Truck Frame Fastening System, and Locking Washers. This gives DISC-LOCK a local presence and availability in... Read More

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SurfControl Shareholders Approve Acquisition by Websense, Inc.

August 23, 2007

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 16 /-- Websense, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBSN) today announced SurfControl PLC shareholders approved Websense's proposed acquisition of SurfControl, a provider of on-demand and software-based Web and email security solutions. At the shareholder meetings held today, holders of more than 99% of the ordinary... Read More

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Tundra Semiconductor Signs Product Acquisition Agreement

August 23, 2007

Tundra Announces First Step in Smart Interconnect Solutions Strategy OTTAWA, Aug. 16 -- Tundra Semiconductor Corporation (TSX:TUN), a leader in System Interconnect, signed an agreement today to acquire a new product from a leading global solutions and engineering services provider. The agreement is a significant... Read More

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Agilent Technologies to Acquire NetworkFab, a Developer of Advanced Signal Intelligence and Communications Systems

August 23, 2007

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 13, 2007 -- Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) and NetworkFab Corp. today announced that they have signed a definitive agreement for NetworkFab to join Agilent. Privately held NetworkFab designs and builds advanced signal intelligence, communications and jammer systems for the U.S... Read More

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Tenneco Acquires Mobile Emissions Business of Combustion Components Associates, Inc.

August 22, 2007

Company Advances Its Full-System SCR Emissions Capabilities To Meet Future Diesel Regulations LAKE FOREST, Ill., Aug. 20 /-- Tenneco Inc. (NYSE:TEN) today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire the mobile emissions business of Combustion Components Associates, Inc. (CCA), a manufacturer of air... Read More

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Motorola Completes Acquisition of Leapstone Systems

August 21, 2007

Privately-Held Company Contributes Leading Software Platform for Converged Services and Applications SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Aug 20, 2007 --Motorola, Inc. (NYSE: MOT) has completed the acquisition of privately-held Leapstone Systems, Inc. Leapstone is a leading communications software developer that provides a unified... Read More

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Bluephoenix Solutions Completes Acquisition of Amalgamated Software North America Inc. (ASNA)

August 21, 2007

ASNA's Unique Optimal Migration Solution for 750,000 IBM AS/400 Computers: Will Enable BluePhoenix to Address an Estimated $75 Billion Market HERZLIA, Israel, August 17 -- BluePhoenix Solutions Ltd. (NASDAQ: BPHX), a leading provider of value driven modernization solutions for legacy information systems, today... Read More

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eWorld Companies, Inc. Announces Completion of Corporate Merger, Finalization of Initial Financial Reports, and Impending Upgrade of OTCQX Market Tier Status

August 21, 2007

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 20 /-- eWorld Companies, Inc. (EWDI.PK) announced today that the Company's corporate restructuring resulting from a recent reverse merger has now been completed, and that it has also completed and is in the process of posting its initial financial statements since becoming a publicly traded company... Read More

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Thetford Corporation Acquires RV Sani-Con(TM)

August 21, 2007

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Aug. 20 / -- Thetford Corporation, America's leading supplier of sanitation and refrigeration products for the recreational vehicle (RV), marine and heavy-duty truck industries, has acquired RV Sani- Con(TM) Systems, a manufacturer of holding-tank management systems. Based in Lexington, Ky., RV... Read More

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Mitel and Inter-Tel Announce Completion of Merger

August 21, 2007

OTTAWA, ON, and TEMPE, AZ, Aug. 16 / -- Mitel Networks Corporation and Inter-Tel (Delaware), Incorporated today announced the completion of their merger. As a result of the merger, Inter-Tel is now a wholly-owned subsidiary of MitelĀ® and Inter-Tel stockholders will receive $25.60 in cash for each Inter-Tel share... Read More

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International Paper, Ilim Group Agree to Form 50:50 Joint Venture

August 21, 2007

IP to Purchase 50 Percent Stake in Ilim Holding S.A. for Approximately $650 Million MEMPHIS, Tenn. and ST. PETERSBURG, Russia, Aug. 17 /-- International Paper (NYSE:IP) and Ilim Holding S.A. have signed a definitive agreement to form a 50:50 joint venture, the largest foreign- domestic alliance in the Russian... Read More

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Autodesk Completes Acquisition of Opticore AB

August 21, 2007

Visualization Technology Strengthens Digital Prototyping Solution for the Automotive and Consumer Product Design Industries SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Aug. 20 -- Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of technology and product assets of Opticore, a wholly-owned subsidiary of... Read More

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El Paso Corporation Announces Acquisition of Peoples Energy Production Company

August 21, 2007

HOUSTON, Aug. 17 /-- El Paso Corporation (NYSE:EP) announced today that it is acquiring Houston-based Peoples Energy Production Company (Peoples Production), for $875 million in cash through its wholly-owned subsidiary, El Paso Exploration & Production Company (EPEP). Peoples Production, which is a subsidiary of... Read More

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CommScope and Andrew Receive Hart-Scott-Rodino Requests for Additional Information

August 21, 2007

HICKORY, N.C. and WESTCHESTER, Ill., Aug. 16 / -- CommScope, Inc. (NYSE:CTV) and Andrew Corporation (NASDAQ:ANDW) announced today that they have received requests for additional information (second requests) from the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) regarding CommScope's pending acquisition... Read More

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Lockheed Martin Acquires 3Dsolve, Inc.

August 21, 2007

BETHESDA, Md., Aug. 17 / -- Lockheed Martin Corporation announced it has acquired 3Dsolve, Inc. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. 3Dsolve is a privately held company that creates simulation-based learning solutions for government, military and corporate applications. The company's innovative software... Read More

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Color Kinetics Announces U.S. and Germany Anti-Trust Clearance for its Acquisition by Philips

August 21, 2007

BOSTON, Aug. 15 / -- Color Kinetics Incorporated (NASDAQ:CLRK), which had previously announced its agreement to be acquired by Philips Holding USA Inc., for $34.00 per share in cash, today announced that the 30-day waiting period for the transaction under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as... Read More

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TI Acquires Integrated Circuit Designs, Inc. to Expand Low-Power RF Design Resources

August 21, 2007

DALLAS, Aug. 15 / -- Texas Instruments (TI) Incorporated (NYSE:TXN) today announced that it has acquired Integrated Circuit Designs, Inc. (ICD), a privately-held company that specializes in the design of radio-frequency (RF) integrated circuits (ICs). Combining ICD's design expertise with TI's extensive... Read More

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Incentra Solutions Acquires Helio Solutions, Leading Provider of IT and Data Center Solutions in California/Arizona

August 21, 2007

BOULDER, Colo., Aug. 20 -- Incentra Solutions, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: ICNS) , a provider of complete IT and storage management solutions to enterprises and managed service providers in North America and Europe, today announced that it has acquired Santa Clara, CA-based Helio Solutions, Inc... Read More

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Lamson & Sessions Completes Strategic Evaluation, Enters Into All-Cash Merger Agreement With Thomas & Betts

August 21, 2007

o Lamson & Sessions Shareholders to Receive $27.00 Per Share in Cash o Additionally, Lamson Board Declares a Special Dividend of $0.30 Per Share Conditioned on, and Payable at, Closing for Total Cash Consideration of $27.30 Per Share o Transaction Valued at Approximately $450 Million, Pending Shareholder and... Read More