Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Varian Medical Systems Signs Agreement to Acquire Bio-Imaging Research; Acquisition to Strengthen Varian's Security and Inspection Product Offerings

May 7, 2007

PALO ALTO, Calif., April 25: Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (NYSE:VAR) today announced it has signed an agreement to acquire Bio-Imaging Research, Inc. (BIR), a privately-held supplier of X-ray imaging products for security and inspection. The acquisition will enable Varian to offer security and inspections customers... Read More

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NetEnrich Announces Acquisition of Luminalto to Become a Leading Provider of IT Infrastructure Management and Optimization Services

May 7, 2007

SAN FRANCISCO, April 23 : GARTNER SYMPOSIUM/ITxpo -- NetEnrich, a leading provider of award winning Virtual Private Management (VPM) technologies and services for remote site IT infrastructure management, today announced the acquisition of Luminalto, a leading provider of IT infrastructure management and... Read More

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Motorola to Acquire Terayon Communication Systems

May 7, 2007

SCHAUMBURG, Ill. and SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 23: Motorola, Inc. (NYSE:MOT) and Terayon Communication Systems, Inc. (Pink Sheets: TERN.PK) today announced that the two companies have signed a definitive merger agreement, under which Motorola will acquire all of the outstanding shares of Terayon's common stock for... Read More

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Novadaq Acquires Portfolio of Fluorescence Endoscopy Patents from Xillix

May 7, 2007

TORONTO, April 23 / -- Novadaq® Technologies Inc. (TSX: NDQ), a developer of real-time medical imaging systems and image guided therapies for the operating room, announced today that it has entered into an asset purchase agreement to acquire certain business assets of Xillix Technologies Corp. (Richmond, British... Read More

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Coherent, Inc. Acquires Nuvonyx, Inc.

May 4, 2007

SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 24 -- Coherent, Inc. (NASDAQ:COHR) today announced that it has acquired privately held Nuvonyx, Inc., (Saint Louis, MO). Nuvonyx is a technology leader in high-power (powers in excess of 1 Kilowatt) laser diode components, arrays, and industrial laser systems for materials processing and... Read More

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Foster-Miller Acquires Two Pittsburgh Robotics Companies

May 4, 2007

WALTHAM, Mass., April 23 -- Foster-Miller, Inc., a QinetiQ North America company, today announced it has purchased Pittsburgh-based robotics companies Automatika, Inc., and Applied Perception, Inc. The transaction will close upon receipt of appropriate government regulatory approvals. "Both Automatika and Applied... Read More

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Finch, Pruyn Shareholders Approve Sale to Finch Paper Holdings LLC

May 4, 2007

GLENS FALLS, N.Y., April 24 -- Finch, Pruyn & Co., Inc., today announced that the company's shareholders have voted to accept an offer from Finch Paper Holdings LLC (formerly Atlas Paper Resources LLC) to purchase all of the company's assets, including its pulp and paper manufacturing facilities in Glens Falls and... Read More

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KEMET Announces the Decisions from the Evox Rifa Group Oyj Annual General Meeting

May 4, 2007

GREENVILLE, S.C., April 23 / -- KEMET Corporation (NYSE:KEM) today announced the final decisions from the Annual General Meeting of Evox Rifa Group Oyj ("Evox Rifa") held in Helsinki, Finland, on April 23, 2007. As previously announced, KEMET Electronics Corporation ("KEMET"), a wholly owned direct subsidiary of... Read More

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BT to Acquire Comsat International

May 4, 2007

Latin American acquisition to improve BT's global reach LONDON, April 20 / -- BT has announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Comsat International, a leading provider of data communication services for corporations and public sector organizations in Latin America. The acquisition of Comsat... Read More

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Constellation Energy Partners Closes Acquisition of Coalbed Methane Properties in Kansas and Oklahoma

May 4, 2007

BALTIMORE, April 23 -- Constellation Energy Partners LLC (NYSE Arca: CEP) today announced that it has closed its previously announced acquisition of certain coalbed methane properties from EnergyQuest Resources LP, a Quantum Energy Partners III LP, portfolio company, for an aggregate purchase price of approximately... Read More

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Power Distribution, Inc. Acquired By Bertram Capital

May 4, 2007

Power Distribution, Inc. acquired by Bertram Capital Virginia company acquired by California private equity group RICHMOND, VA; May 1, 2007 -- Power Distribution, Inc. (PDI), the largest independent designer, manufacturer and servicer of a full spectrum of mission-critical power distribution, power monitoring and... Read More

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CSC to Acquire Covansys for $34.00 per Share

May 4, 2007

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. and FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., April 25: Computer Sciences Corporation (NYSE:CSC) and Covansys Corporation (NASDAQ:CVNS) today announced that they have entered into an agreement under which CSC will acquire Covansys for $34.00 per share in an all-cash transaction. The transaction is valued at... Read More

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AEP Completes Purchase of Darby Plant from DPL Energy

May 3, 2007

COLUMBUS, Ohio, April 25: Columbus Southern Power, a utility subsidiary of American Electric Power (NYSE:AEP), today completed the purchase of the Darby Electric Generating Station from DPL Energy, LLC, a subsidiary of DPL Inc. The purchase, valued at approximately $102 million, was announced in November 2006. The... Read More

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Caterpillar Completes Acquisition of European Remanufacturing Company, Eurenov S.A.S.

May 3, 2007

PEORIA, Ill., April 23: Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) announced today it has completed the purchase of Eurenov S.A.S. (Eurenov), a remanufacturer of engines, transmissions and components for leading European automotive manufacturers. Caterpillar Remanufacturing Services (Cat Reman) recently concluded the two-phase... Read More

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Captaris to Acquire Castelle

May 3, 2007

BELLEVUE, Wash. and MORGAN HILL, Calif., April 26 : Captaris, Inc. (NASDAQ:CAPA), a leading provider of software products that automate document-centric business processes today announced a definitive agreement for Captaris to acquire all of the outstanding stock of Castelle (NASDAQ:CSTL). For the year ended... Read More

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ESYNC to Merge with TranSystems, Fueling New Business Growth and Increasing Supply Chain Capabilities and Market Reach

May 2, 2007

Toledo, Ohio, April 25: TranSystems, a full-service transportation infrastructure and management consulting company, and ESYNC, a leading strategic supply chain consulting firm, announce the definitive agreement for a merger of the two companies. All ESYNC management and staff will be retained and ESYNC Principals... Read More

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EMS Group Acquires Pipeline Maintenance Company, Zaval-Tex.

May 2, 2007

Houston, March 2, 2007- Energy Maintenance Services Group, I LLC (EMS Group) announced the acquisition of Zaval-Tex, a pipeline maintenance company with an operational base in Beaumont, TX adding an additional 300 plus highly skilled employees to the EMS Group workforce. Zaval-Tex specializes in pipeline... Read More

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Harbour Group Acquires Tritex Corporation

May 2, 2007

ST. LOUIS, April 24,: Harbour Group has acquired Tritex Corporation, the parent company of the Haydon companies, Jeff Fox, Harbour Group's President and Chief Executive Officer, announced today. Haydon is a leading designer and manufacturer of high performance fractional horsepower linear actuators, lead screw... Read More

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AMETEK Acquires Seacon Phoenix

May 1, 2007

PAOLI, PA, April 18, 2007--AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE: AME) has acquired Seacon Phoenix, a privately held provider of undersea electrical interconnect subsystems to the global submarine market, for approximately $38 million in cash. Seacon Phoenix, which has annual sales of approximately $17 million, adds to AMETEK's... Read More

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American Access Technologies and M & I Electric Industries Extend Merger Agreement to May 18, 2007

May 1, 2007

American Access to Hold Special Meeting of Stockholders May 14, 2007 to Consider Merger Proposals KEYSTONE HEIGHTS, Fla. and HOUSTON, April 4, 2007 -- American Access Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:AATK) and M & I Electric Industries, Inc. today announced that they have entered into an amendment to their December 1... Read More