Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Cimatron Completes the Increase of its Holding in Microsystem to 51%

July 12, 2007

Consolidated Results From Q3 2007 GIVAT SHMUEL, Israel, July 5 -- Cimatron Limited (NASDAQ: CIMT), a leading provider of integrated CAD/CAM solutions for the toolmaking and manufacturing industries, today announced that it has completed the exercise of its previously disclosed first call option to acquire an... Read More

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AREP Increases Lear Offer to $37.25 Per Share

July 12, 2007

Annual Meeting of Stockholders to be adjourned until July 16, 2007 SOUTHFIELD, Mich., July 9 / -- Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA) ("Lear"), a leading global supplier of automotive seating, electronics and electrical distribution systems, today announced that its Board of Directors has approved an amendment to the... Read More

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DHR Completes ChemTreat Acquisition

July 11, 2007

Washington, D.C., July 2, 2007 -- Danaher Corporation (NYSE: DHR) announced today that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of ChemTreat, Inc. With revenues of approximately $200 million in its most recently completed fiscal year, ChemTreat is a leading provider of industrial water treatment... Read More

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CSC Completes Acquisition of Covansys

July 11, 2007

Acquisition Advances CSC's Growth Strategy EL SEGUNDO, Calif., July 2 /-- Computer Sciences Corporation (NYSE:CSC) today announced that the company has completed its acquisition of Covansys for $34.00 per share in an all-cash transaction. The announcement follows approval of the acquisition by the holders of a... Read More

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Invensys Completes Cimnet Acquisition on Schedule and Will Integrate Acquisition Into Its Wonderware Business Unit

July 11, 2007

Wonderware is integrating Cimnet MES technology, using Invensys' ArchestrA industrial SOA, to accelerate MES software & solutions across Invensys units LONDON, UK - July 2, 2007 - Invensys® today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Cimnet, Inc (OTC BB: CIMK), a Manufacturing Execution System ("MES... Read More

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DCP Midstream Partners Completes $270 Million Acquisition from General Partner

July 11, 2007

DENVER, July 2 /-- DCP Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:DPM), or the Partnership, has completed its previously announced acquisition of partial ownership interests in DCP East Texas Holdings, LLC and Discovery Producer Services LLC from DCP Midstream, LLC, the owner of the Partnership's general partner, for... Read More

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Assa Abloy ITG Acquires Irish Inlay Manufacturer Aontec

July 11, 2007

Acquisition enables further expansion and helps to meet growing demands of the global market for electronic identification documents Walluf, July 3rd, 2007 - Assa Abloy Identification Technologies (ITG), one of the leading providers of products and services in the RFID market, has announced the acquisition of... Read More

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Applied Kilovolts Buys Power Supply Rival Brandenburg

July 11, 2007

High voltage power supply specialists Applied Kilovolts have announced the acquisition of West Midlands competitor Brandenburg. Applied Kilovolts' managing director Kevin Wheelhouse commented: "The acquisition is an ideal match, since Brandenburg's products are closely related but complementary to our own and there... Read More

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Rockwell Automation Acquires ICS Triplex

July 11, 2007

MILWAUKEE, July 2, 2007 - Rockwell Automation, Inc. announced today that it has acquired Industrial Control Services Group Limited which does business as ICS Triplex. As first announced on May 25, 2007, the deal is valued at £110 million (British pounds) in cash. The process of delivering cash to ICS shareholders... Read More

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VWR International, Inc. Announces Completion of Acquisition by Madison Dearborn Partners

July 11, 2007

WEST CHESTER, PA., June 29, 2007 - VWR International, Inc., a leader in the global laboratory supply industry, today announced that an affiliate of Madison Dearborn Partners (MDP) has completed the acquisition of the company. VWR announced on May 2, 2007 that its parent company, CDRV Investors, an affiliate of... Read More

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Metals USA Announces Acquisition of Lynch Metals

July 10, 2007

HOUSTON, July 3 -- Metals USA Holdings Corp. ("Metals USA") announced today the acquisition of Lynch Metals, Inc. and Lynch Metals of California, Inc. ("Lynch Metals"). Lynch Metals is a metal service center business that provides specialized aluminum processing capabilities to the aerospace and industrial... Read More

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Correct Building Products® LLC Acquires Tendura Corporation

July 10, 2007

Deal Combines Polypropylene-Based Composite Manufacturing Expertise with #1 Brand in Porch Decking BIDDEFORD, Maine, June 29 -- Correct Building Products LLC, via its wholly owned subsidiary Tendura Marketing LLC, announced today the acquisition of Tendura Corporation, combining the leading manufacturer of... Read More

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Newfield Exploration Completes Acquisition of Stone Energy's Rocky Mountain Assets

July 10, 2007

HOUSTON, June 29 / -- Newfield Exploration Company today announced the closing of its previously announced acquisition of Stone Energy's Rocky Mountain assets for $577.9 million. These assets increase Newfield's existing presence and provide an entry into large developments in many of the Rocky Mountain's most... Read More

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Consolidated Communications Reaches a Definitive Merger Agreement to Acquire North Pittsburgh Systems, Inc. for $375.1 Million

July 10, 2007

o Expands Consolidated's Markets by Adding over 127,000 Access Line Equivalents - o Free Cash Flow Accretive in First Year - o Maintains Current Dividend and Improves Payout Ratio - MATTOON, Ill. and GIBSONIA, Pa., July 2 -- Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CNSL) announced today that it has... Read More

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Hologic and Cytyc Announce Expiration of Hart-Scott-Rodino Waiting Period

July 10, 2007

Hologic and Cytyc Announce Expiration of Hart-Scott-Rodino Waiting Period BEDFORD, Mass. and MARLBOROUGH, Mass., July 3 / -- Hologic, Inc. and Cytyc Corporation today announced the expiration of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, in connection with the companies... Read More

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Constellation NewEnergy Gas Division Completes Acquisition of Cornerstone Energy, Inc.

July 10, 2007

Expansion Significantly Enhances Scale, Provides Entry to New Markets BALTIMORE, July 2 -- Constellation Energy (NYSE:CEG) announced today that its subsidiary, Constellation NewEnergy Gas Division (CNE Gas), has completed the acquisition of Cornerstone Energy, Inc., creating one of the nation's largest natural gas... Read More

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L-com Connectivity Products Acquires Hyperlink Technologies

July 10, 2007

L-com Connectivity Products Acquires Hyperlink Technologies North Andover, MA - June 29, 2007 - L-com Connectivity Products, a leading manufacturer of cable assemblies, connectors, and other connectivity devices, is pleased to announce that it has acquired HyperLink Technologies of Boca Raton, FL. HyperLink... Read More

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VWR International, Inc. Announces Completion of Acquisition by Madison Dearborn Partners

July 10, 2007

WEST CHESTER, Pa., June 29 /-- VWR International, Inc., a leader in the global laboratory supply industry, today announced that an affiliate of Madison Dearborn Partners (MDP) has completed the acquisition of the company. VWR announced on May 2, 2007 that its parent company, CDRV Investors, an affiliate of Clayton... Read More

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Terayon Announces Results of Special Meeting of Stockholders

July 10, 2007

Stockholders Approve Merger between Terayon and Motorola SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 29 /-- Terayon Communication Systems, Inc. (Pink Sheets: TERN) (Terayon) announced that yesterday at a Special Meeting of Terayon's stockholders, the stockholders adopted the merger agreement previously announced on April 23, 2007... Read More

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Steel Dynamics Completes Acquisition of the Techs

July 10, 2007

FORT WAYNE, Ind., July 2 /-- Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ:STLD) today announced that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of The Techs, a Pennsylvania-based flat-rolled-steel galvanizing company. Steel Dynamics paid approximately $370 million for the company, inclusive of certain purchase price... Read More