Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Broadcom Completes Acquisition of Global Locate, Inc.

July 23, 2007

IRVINE, Calif. and SAN JOSE, Calif., July 12 -- Broadcom Corporation (NASDAQ:BRCM), a global leader in semiconductors for wired and wireless communications, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Global Locate, Inc., a privately-held, fabless provider of industry-leading global positioning system... Read More

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Chaparral Steel Company to Be Acquired by Gerdau Ameristeel Corporation for $86.00 Per Share

July 23, 2007

MIDLOTHIAN, Texas, July 10 / -- Chaparral Steel Company announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Gerdau Ameristeel Corporation for $86.00 per share in cash. The merger agreement was unanimously approved by the Boards of Directors of both companies. "After an extensive... Read More

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Motorola Completes Acquisition of Terayon Communication Systems

July 23, 2007

Transaction strengthens Motorola's capabilities in the delivery of an end-to-end next generation digital video solution SCHAUMBURG, Ill., July 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Motorola, Inc. (NYSE: MOT) announced today that it has completed its acquisition of Terayon Communication Systems, Inc... Read More

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Air Liquide Finalises Lurgi Acquisition

July 23, 2007

Air Liquide has finalised on 20 July 2007, its acquisition of the engineering firm Lurgi for an enterprise value of 􀀁200 million, after obtaining approval from the relevant competition authorities and as described in the press release dated 17 April 2007. The integration of Lurgi into the Air Liquide group will... Read More

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Aperture Technologies Acquires the Advantage Group (TAG)

July 20, 2007

o Acquisition brings only real-time, vendor-neutral data center management solution to market that meets the most challenging and complex data center issues related to power, cooling, and environmental management STAMFORD, Conn., July 16 /-- Aperture Technologies Inc., the leading global provider of software for... Read More

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Agile Software Corporation Announced Stockholder Approval of Merger with Oracle Corporation

July 20, 2007

SAN JOSE, Calif., July 13 /-- Agile Software Corporation (NASDAQ:AGIL) today announced that its stockholders have voted to adopt a merger agreement pursuant to which a wholly-owned subsidiary of Oracle Corporation will be merged with and into Agile, and Agile will become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Oracle. More... Read More

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SonicWALL Completes Acquisition of Aventail

July 19, 2007

SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 11 -- SonicWALL, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNWL), a leading provider of data protection and security solutions, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Aventail Corporation, a privately-held provider of market-leading SSL VPN secure remote access solutions. A pioneer in SSL VPN, Aventail was... Read More

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Oceaneering Acquires Ifokus Engineering AS

July 19, 2007

HOUSTON, July 10 /-- Oceaneering International, Inc. (NYSE:OII) announced the acquisition of Ifokus Engineering AS (Ifokus), a Norwegian designer and manufacturer of specialty subsea products, including ROV tooling. With expected annual revenues in 2007 of approximately $13 million, Ifokus will increase... Read More

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New Brunswick Scientific and Eppendorf Enter Into Merger Agreement

July 19, 2007

Privately Held Eppendorf to Acquire All Outstanding Common Stock for $11.50 Per Share EDISON, N.J. and HAMBURG, Germany, July 11 -- New Brunswick Scientific Co., Inc. ("NBS") (NASDAQ:NBSC), and Eppendorf Group ("Eppendorf") today announced that they have entered into a merger agreement whereby Eppendorf will... Read More

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Level 3 Acquires Servecast

July 19, 2007

Company Expands Portfolio with Video Management and Streaming Services to Enable Formatting and Delivery of Content to the Internet DUBLIN, Ireland, July 11 -- Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:LVLT) today announced that its operating subsidiary has acquired Servecast Limited, a Dublin-based provider of live... Read More

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Drew Industries Acquires Manufacturer of Custom Boat Trailers

July 19, 2007

Drew's Lippert Components Subsidiary Acquires Extreme Engineering WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 11 -- Drew Industries Incorporated (NYSE:DW) today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Lippert Components, acquired the assets and business of Riverside, California- based Extreme Engineering, Inc., a manufacturer of... Read More

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Mediagrif Announces Closing of the Acquisition of Market Velocity

July 19, 2007

LONGUEUIL, QC, July 11 /-- Mediagrif Interactive Technologies Inc. (TSX: MDF), a world-leading developer of e-business networks and provider of complete e-business solutions, announced today that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Market Velocity, Inc. ("MVI"), the leading service and... Read More

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Captaris Completes Acquisition of Castelle

July 19, 2007

BELLEVUE, Wash. and MORGAN HILL, Calif., July 11 -- Captaris, Inc. (NASDAQ:CAPA), a leading provider of software products that automate document-centric business processes today announced the completion of its acquisition of Castelle (NASDAQ:CSTL). Under the terms of the definitive agreement announced on April 26... Read More

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Capco Drives Growth Agenda with Acquisition of City Practitioners

July 19, 2007

With This Acquisition Capco Increases its Access to the Rapidly Growing Derivatives Market and Further Strengthens its Consulting and Technology Services Offerings LONDON and NEW YORK, July 11 -- Capco, the global provider of integrated transformation services for the financial services industry, today announced... Read More

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inVentiv Health Completes Acquisitions of Chandler Chicco Agency (CCA) and AWAC

July 19, 2007

SOMERSET, N.J., July 10 -- inVentiv Health, Inc. (NASDAQ:VTIV) today announced the completion of its acquisitions of Chandler Chicco Agency (CCA), the world's largest privately-held healthcare public relations firm, and AWAC, a leading provider of medical cost containment services to payors. Both acquisitions were... Read More

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Hercules Offshore, Inc. Completes Acquisition of TODCO

July 19, 2007

HOUSTON, July 11 -- Hercules Offshore, Inc. ("Hercules Offshore", "the Company" Nasdaq: HERO) today announced the completion of its acquisition of TODCO as the transaction was finalized today following approvals by the stockholders of both companies. During a meeting of the Company's board of directors, also held... Read More

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IOMED Schedules Special Shareholders' Meeting for August 8 to Vote on Proposed Merger with ReAble Therapeutics

July 19, 2007

Sets Record Date and Announces Amendment to Merger Agreement SALT LAKE CITY, July 10 -- IOMED, Inc. (AMEX:IOX) today announced that it has called a special meeting of shareholders for August 8, 2007 at 10:00 a.m. local time to be held at IOMED headquarters located at 2441 South 3850 West, Salt Lake City, Utah... Read More

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Monsanto Company Completes Acquisition of Delta and Pine Land Company, Seeks Approval of Related Divestitures

July 18, 2007

ST. LOUIS, June 1 / -- Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) announced today that it has completed its proposed acquisition of Delta and Pine Land Company for approximately $1.5 billion. In line with its previous announcement, the Delta and Pine Land business will operate independently of Monsanto's other commercial... Read More

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Solomon Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Deltron

July 18, 2007

TARPON SPRINGS, Fla., June 5 -- Solomon Technologies, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: SOLM) announced today that it has signed a definitive purchase agreement to acquire Deltron, Inc. (Deltron), a North Wales, Pennsylvania based manufacturer of power supplies and related equipment with manufacturing operations in Reynosa... Read More

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Trimac Acquires Compressed Gas Transportation Business

July 18, 2007

CALGARY, June 1 -- Trimac Income Fund (TSX Symbol TMA.UN) announced today that Trimac Transportation Services Limited Partnership ("Trimac") has completed the purchase of the Alberta based business and assets of Logistics Express, Inc. ("Logex"). Logex is engaged in the transportation of liquified gases such as... Read More