Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Deere Reaches Agreement for Sale of Wind Energy Business

September 7, 2010

MOLINE, Ill., Aug. 31 - Deere & Company (NYSE:DE) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to sell John Deere Renewables, LLC, its wind energy business, to Exelon Generation Company, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Exelon Corporation. "As Deere sharpens its own strategic focus, we have concluded... Read More

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Tektronix Communications Completes Acquisition of Arbor Networks

September 7, 2010

PLANO, Texas, Aug. 31 - Tektronix Communications, a leading worldwide provider of Network Intelligence and communications test solutions, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Arbor Networks, a leading provider of network security and management solutions for converged carrier networks and... Read More

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H.C. Starck Sells Clevios to Heraeus

September 7, 2010

H.C. Starck GmbH, headquartered in Goslar, Germany, has signed a contract to sell its global Conductive Polymers Business Unit to Heraeus, Hanau, Germany. The Business Unit, which is based in Leverkusen, sells liquid polymer chemicals under the brand name Clevios. Due to their highly conductive nature, these... Read More

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Sherwin-Williams Completes the Acquisition of Becker Acroma Industrial Wood Coatings

September 7, 2010

Leading Global Industrial Wood Coatings Innovator Joins S-W's Growing Global Finishes Group CLEVELAND, Sept. 1 - The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE:SHW) announced it has closed a definitive agreement to acquire Becker Industrial Products AB, a subsidiary of AB Wilh. Becker based in Sweden, which engages in the... Read More

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Unisys Announces Sale of UK-Based Insurance and Pension Processing Business

September 7, 2010

BLUE BELL, Pa., Sept. 1 - Unisys Corporation (NYSE:UIS) announced today that it has sold Unisys Insurance Services Limited (UISL) to Diligenta Limited, a subsidiary of Tata Consultancy Services Limited. UISL, which is headquartered in the UK and has operations in Liverpool and Bournemouth, provides business process... Read More

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L.B. Foster and Portec Announce Second Amendment to Merger Agreement and Extension of Tender Offer

September 7, 2010

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 30 -- L.B. Foster Company ("L.B. Foster", Nasdaq: FSTR) and Portec Rail Products, Inc. ("Portec", Nasdaq: PRPX) today announced that they have executed a second amendment (the "Second Amendment") to the Agreement and Plan of Merger dated February 16, 2010 ("Merger Agreement"), which was initially... Read More

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Regal Beloit Acquires Rotor B.V.

September 7, 2010

BELOIT, Wis., Sept. 1 - Regal Beloit Corporation (NYSE:RBC) today announced that it has acquired Rotor B.V. headquartered in Eibergen, the Netherlands. Rotor sells standard and special electric motors to a variety of industries including the marine industry, ship building and offshore oil and gas. In addition to... Read More

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Spectra Energy Completes Acquisition of Bobcat Gas Storage Assets

September 7, 2010

HOUSTON, Aug. 31 - Spectra Energy Corp (NYSE:SE) has completed the previously announced $540 million acquisition of the Bobcat Gas Storage assets and development project (Bobcat) from Haddington Energy Partners III LP and GE Energy Financial Services. The company expects to invest an additional $400 to $450 million... Read More