Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Newport Corporation Enters Into Agreement to Acquire FEMTOLASERS

February 11, 2015

Acquisition Expected to Be Accretive and Extend Newport's Leadership in Ultrafast Lasers IRVINE, Calif. – Newport Corporation (NASDAQ: NEWP) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire FEMTOLASERS Produktions GmbH, a leading developer and manufacturer of ultrafast laser systems used extensively... Read More

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Hanwha SolarOne Completes Acquisition of Hanwha Q CELLS

February 11, 2015

Announces Name Change and New Trading Symbol SHANGHAI – Hanwha SolarOne Co., Ltd. (the "Company", or "Hanwha SolarOne"), a top-10 global photovoltaic manufacturer of high-quality, cost-competitive solar modules, today announced it has acquired 100% of the outstanding share capital of Hanwha Q CELLS Investment Co... Read More

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Mapi Completes the Acquisition of Select Life Sciences Services

February 11, 2015

LYON, France and YARDLEY, Pennsylvania – Mapi Group completes the acquisition of select Life Sciences services. Mapi, a leading Health Research and Commercialization services company, has completed the acquisition of select Optum Life Sciences services, including North American and European Regulatory Consulting... Read More

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Packaging Technology Division: Bosch Plans to Acquire Osgood Industries Global Expansion of Liquid Food Product Portfolio

February 11, 2015

• Osgood Industries, Florida, develops, manufactures and distributes fill- and seal equipment for pre-formed containers in liquid food industry • US-based company fosters strategic growth in key market segment and enables additional regional growth in North America and other regions • Planned acquisition is latest... Read More

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Ball Responds to Acquisition Speculation

February 9, 2015

BROOMFIELD, Colo. – Ball Corporation (NYSE: BLL) today announced that its board of directors is in discussions concerning a possible acquisition of Rexam PLC. The proposed transaction includes a combination of cash and equity. There is no certainty any formal offer will be made for Rexam PLC, nor as to the terms on... Read More

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Gudel Advances Linear Motion Expertise With Targeted Acquisition For Planetary Gearboxes

February 9, 2015

Sumer Is Latest Addition To The Gudel Group ANN ARBOR, MICHIGAN – Güdel, a leading supplier of linear, drive and system technology, has acquired Sumer, a French manufacturer of high-performance planetary gearboxes. This extends the range of Güdel products for linear motion. The new company operates under the name... Read More

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Suez Environment AcquiresTwo Companies To Reinforce Its Development In Water for Industry

February 9, 2015

SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT, via its subsidiary Degrémont, has acquired Poseidon, a Canadian company specialized in separation systems for industrial water treatment and BV Group, a British company specialising in water treatment chemicals, equipment and services for industry. These acquisitions are in line with SUEZ... Read More

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Illinois Capacitor Inc. Acquired by Cornell Dubilier Marketing, Inc.

February 6, 2015

Lincolnwood, IL – It was announced today that Illinois Capacitor Inc., and its affiliates have been acquired by Cornell Dubilier Marketing, Inc. This acquisition brings together two of the leading manufacturers of capacitors for the electronics marketplace. For the foreseeable future, Illinois Capacitor will operate... Read More

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Maxcess Acquires Fives North American Guiding

February 4, 2015

Maxcess integrates Fives North American Guiding into Fife Guiding business Oklahoma City, Oklahoma – Maxcess, a global leader in innovative products and services for the web handling industry, acquired Fives North American Guiding on January 30, 2015. Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, Fives North American Guiding... Read More

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Michelman Acquires Long Time Indian Sales Partner Supack International; Names Mr. Pankaj Shah Co-Director

February 3, 2015

CINCINNATI, OH – Michelman has acquired its long-time sales and service partner, Supack International P/L, making it an integral part of Michelman India. Michelman India is dedicated to the development of the Indian market, with an immediate focus on the growing printing and packaging sector. The company also has... Read More

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Smith & Loveless Inc. Acquires Schloss Engineered Equipment Inc.

January 30, 2015

LENEXA, Kan. – Smith Loveless Inc., the global leader in advanced grit removal and handling technology, announces the asset acquisition of longtime headworks equipment designer Schloss Engineered Equipment Inc., Aurora, Colo. The parties agreed not to disclose the terms of the acquisition. The acquisition supports... Read More

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Worthington Industries Finalizes Rome Strip Steel Purchase

January 21, 2015

COLUMBUS, OH – Worthington Industries, Inc. (NYSE: WOR) today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Rome Strip Steel Company, Inc. Located in Rome, N.Y., Rome manufactures cold rolled steel to extremely tight tolerances, primarily for the automotive industry. The business will be integrated into the... Read More

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Worthington Industries to Purchase Rome Strip Steel

January 20, 2015

COLUMBUS, OH – Worthington Industries, Inc. (NYSE: WOR) today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire the business of Rome Strip Steel Company, Inc. Rome manufactures cold rolled strip steel to extremely tight tolerances, primarily for the automotive industry. The transaction is expected to be completed... Read More

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Menasha Corporation Announces Acquisition of Canada-Based PearceWellwood

January 19, 2015

Acquisition Expands Menasha Packaging Companys Operations to Canada, Enhances End-to-End Merchandising Solutions NEENAH, Wis. – Menasha Corporation announces that it has acquired PearceWellwood Inc. of Brampton, Ontario. The family-owned business will operate as part of Menasha Packaging Company, LLC, a subsidiary... Read More

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Kodak Alaris Enhances Global Document Imaging Services with Acquisition of US&C Service Business from Eastman Park Micrographics

January 16, 2015

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Kodak Alaris has acquired the United States and Canada (USC) service business of Eastman Park Micrographics (EPM). This strengthens Kodak Alaris’ ability to offer global services for document scanners, software and micrographics equipment. Outside the USC, Kodak Alaris already provides service for... Read More

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Schutte-Buffalo Hammermill, LLC Under New Ownership

January 8, 2015

Buffalo, NY – Effective December 29, 2014, ownership of industrial manufacturing company, Schutte- Buffalo Hammermill, LLC has been acquired by Mr. Martin Berardi Incoming Chief Executive Officer Martin Berardi is a recent retiree from Moog, Inc. where in the course of 34 years he served in variety of roles ranging... Read More

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Cope Plastics, Inc. Acquires JB Jensen and Son, Inc.

January 8, 2015

Cope Plastics, Inc., the premier distributor and fabricator of plastic sheet, rod and tube in the Midwest, headquartered in Alton, Illinois is pleased to announce that it has acquired the assets of J.B. Jensen Son, Inc., located in Genoa City, Wisconsin.  As a part of this acquisition, Cope Plastics, Inc. will... Read More

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Columbus McKinnon Acquires Stahlhammer Bommern GmbH (STB)

January 8, 2015

• Expands Rigging Tool Offering of High Capacity Lifting Hooks to 2,000 Tons • Augments Current Lifting Hook Offering to Include a Variety of Different Hook Types • STB Has Been a Trusted Supplier to Crane and Block OEM Suppliers in Europe and Asia for Over 100 Years AMHERST, N.Y. – Columbus McKinnon Corporation... Read More

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Arthur Machinery-Florida Celebrates DMC Merger with FFG

December 23, 2014

Tampa, Florida – Arthur Machinery-Florida represents DMC Machinery America in Florida and Puerto Rico. Recently DMC Korea signed a Merger Acquisition agreement with FFG (Fair Friend group) and the Korean government officially approved the merger. Fair Friend Group is a leading global Machine Tool Manufacturer and... Read More

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Cryofab Inc. (NJ) Acquisition of Leading Cryogenic Valves Suppliers Cryocomp Inc. (CA)

December 23, 2014

Mr. Vincent Grillo and Mr. Gregory Grillo, Co-Presidents of Cryofab Inc., a New Jersey-based manufacturer of cryogenic equipment, are pleased to announce the acquisition of Cryocomp Inc., California-based cryogenic valves suppliers, who also specialize in vacuum valve assemblies. The new company will retain the... Read More