Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Siemens to Increase Stake in Archimede Solar Energy to 45 Percent

May 20, 2010

Erlangen (Germany), May 17, 2010 - Siemens Energy is increasing its stake in the solar thermal specialist Archimede Solar Energy Srl from 28 to 45 percent effective May 1, 2010. The two companies did not disclose the purchase price of the shares. Archimede is a joint venture between Angelantoni Industries Spa and... Read More

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Honeywell Agrees to Acquire Matrikon Inc

May 17, 2010

Complementary Technology Strengthens Honeywell's Portfolio to Improve Industrial Plant Performance LONDON, May 13 - Honeywell (NYSE:HON) today announced it has signed an agreement valued at approximately $142 million USD (approximately $145 million CAD) to acquire Matrikon Inc. (TSX: MTK), a company specializing in... Read More

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Matheson Tri-Gas Acquires Western International Gas and Cylinders, Inc.

May 13, 2010

BELLVILLE, TX and BASKING RIDGE, NJ - May 6, 2010 - Matheson Tri-Gas, Inc. ("MTG"), a global manufacturer and supplier of industrial, medical, electronics and specialty gases and welding supplies headquartered in Basking Ridge, New Jersey, announced today it has completed the acquisition of Western International... Read More

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Western Shield Label Company Merges with California Pacific Label

April 28, 2010

Rancho Dominguez, CA (April 23, 2010) - Western Shield Label Company, a leading label converter in Southern California, today announced that they have merged with California Pacific Label (aka Anaheim Custom Printed Label), a label converter based in Anaheim, CA, with expertise in gourmet food labels and short run... Read More

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TUV SUD Becomes Global Market Leader in Independent Property-Loss Control Consulting

April 23, 2010

Acquisition of US-based Global Risk Consultants, Corp. April 20, 2010 - Munich, Germany. TUV SUD, a global inspection, testing, and certification organization is pleased to announce the acquisition of Global Risk Consultants (GRC). With this acquisition TUV SUD expands its added-value service offerings in Insurance... Read More

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AMETEK Acquires Sterling Ultra Precision

April 22, 2010

AMETEK, Inc.announced it has acquired the assets of Sterling Ultra Precision, a privately held reseller of machine tools for the ophthalmic lens market. Sterling Ultra Precision is headquartered in Tampa, FL. Sterling distributes and supports the world's most advanced range of ultra-precision machines for... Read More

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IPG Photonics Extends Laser Welding Solutions with the Acquisition of Cosytronic

April 21, 2010

System Tools in Welding and Automation Technology Allow IPG to Target Applications in Automotive, Sheet Metal Production and other Material Processing Applications Oxford, MA, April 20, 2010 -- IPG Photonics Corporation (NASDAQ: IPGP), the world leader in high-power fiber lasers and amplifiers, announced today... Read More

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ABB Expands Its Power Semiconductor Business Amid Rising Demand

April 19, 2010

Power switching devices improve control and efficient use of electricity Zurich, Switzerland, March 29, 2010 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has agreed to acquire the semiconductor business of Polovodice a.s. in the Czech Republic. The additional production capacity for high-power... Read More