Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Garmin® Ltd. Acquires Assets of Nautamatic(TM) Marine Systems, Inc.

April 3, 2007

CAYMAN ISLANDS, March 28 / -- Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN) announced that it has today acquired substantially all the assets of Nautamatic Marine Systems, Inc. ("Nautamatic"), manufacturer of the TR-1 Gold and Gladiator marine autopilots. Financial terms of the transaction were not released. All of Nautamatic's 28... Read More

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Garick Acquires Tarheel Bark of North Carolina

April 3, 2007

CLEVELAND, March 29 / -- Garick, a nationwide distributor and processor of sustainable natural resource products, is proud to announce the acquisition of Tarheel Bark, located in Harrisburg, North Carolina. Garick acquired Tarheel Bark from Baucom's Nursery Co. Baucom's Nursery founded Tarheel Bark in 1985 to... Read More

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Granite Acquires Pacific Northwest-Based Construction Materials and Asphalt Paving Company

April 3, 2007

WATSONVILLE, Calif., March 27: Granite Construction Incorporated announced today the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire certain assets of The Superior Group of Companies ("Superior"), a Pacific Northwest-based construction materials producer and asphalt paving company for an estimated purchase price at... Read More

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CuraGen Announces Definitive Agreement to Sell 454 Life Sciences to Roche

April 3, 2007

BRANFORD, Conn., March 29: CuraGen Corporation (NASDAQ:CRGN) and Roche today announced that 454 Life Sciences and Roche have signed a definitive merger agreement under which Roche will acquire 454 Life Sciences Corporation, a majority-owned subsidiary of CuraGen Corporation. Under the terms of the agreement 454 Life... Read More

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Belden Agrees to Acquire Lumberg Automation Components GmbH

April 3, 2007

With this acquisition Belden expands its position as a global industrial connectivity solutions provider for factory automation ST. LOUIS, March 28 / -- Belden (NYSE:BDC), a world leader in the development of signal transmission solutions, has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase the assets of Lumberg... Read More

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Belden Closes Acquisition of LTK Wiring

April 3, 2007

Hong Kong based electronic cable company will be Belden's platform for growth in Asia ST. LOUIS, March 27 / -- Belden (NYSE:BDC), a leading provider of signal transmission solutions for data networking and electronics, has completed the acquisition of LTK Wiring Co. Ltd., a Hong Kong company, for a cash purchase... Read More

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Delaware Court Permits Netsmart Merger Vote to Proceed

April 3, 2007

Permits Shareholder Vote to Be Held After Supplemental Disclosure GREAT RIVER, N.Y., March 15 / -- Netsmart Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTST), a leading provider of enterprise-wide software and services for health and human services organizations, today announced that the Delaware Court of Chancery has permitted... Read More

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LSI Shareholders Approve Agere Merger

April 3, 2007

MILPITAS, Calif., March 29 / -- LSI Logic Corporation (NYSE:LSI) announced that it has obtained the required LSI shareholder approval of the previously announced merger with Agere Systems (NYSE:AGR) at a special meeting held today. The merger transaction is expected to close on Monday, April 2, 2007 subject to the... Read More

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Belden Completes Acquisition of Hirschmann Automation and Control GmbH

April 3, 2007

The addition of industrial connectivity and Industrial Ethernet to its portfolio positions Belden to provide complete signal transmission solutions for the industrial market ST. LOUIS, March 26 / -- Belden (NYSE:BDC), a world leader in the development of signal transmission solutions, has completed the acquisition... Read More

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Motorola Completes Acquisition of Tut Systems, Inc.

April 2, 2007

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., March 30 -- Motorola, Inc. (NYSE: MOT) announced that it has completed its acquisition of Tut Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: TUTS). The transaction has a total equity value of approximately $39 million on a fully diluted basis. Tut Systems delivers industry-leading content processing and... Read More

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Hercules Offshore, Inc. Signs Definitive Merger Agreement to Acquire TODCO for $2.3 Billion in Cash and Hercules Common Stock

March 30, 2007

HOUSTON, March 19 -- Hercules Offshore, Inc. ("Hercules Offshore", "the Company" Nasdaq: HERO) and TODCO (NYSE:THE) today announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement pursuant to which Hercules Offshore will acquire 100% of the outstanding stock of TODCO in a stock and cash transaction valued... Read More

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Stratos to be Acquired by CIP Canada Investment Inc.

March 30, 2007

BETHESDA, MD, March 19 -- Stratos Global Corp. (TSX: SGB), the leading provider of advanced mobile and fixed-site remote communications solutions, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by CIP Canada Investment Inc. ("CIP Canada"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Communications... Read More

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Constellation NewEnergy Gas Division to Acquire Cornerstone Energy, Inc.

March 30, 2007

Acquisition will expand geographic footprint and enhance leadership in natural gas market BALTIMORE, March 19 -- Constellation Energy (NYSE:CEG) announced today that its subsidiary, Constellation NewEnergy -- Gas Division (CNE Gas), has signed an agreement to acquire Cornerstone Energy, Inc. The acquisition will... Read More

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K-Tron Completes Acquisition of Chinese Business

March 30, 2007

FORMS WHOLLY FOREIGN-OWNED ENTERPRISE IN THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA PITMAN, N.J., March 27 / -- K-Tron International, Inc. (Nasdaq: KTII) today reported that is has closed its previously announcedagreement to acquire certain assets of Wuxi Chenghao Machinery Co., Ltd. ("Wuxi Chenghao"), a privately-owned... Read More

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Two Leading North American Coatings Companies Join Forces; Sei Chemical Buys 21st Century Coatings Canada

March 30, 2007

NORTHRIDGE, CA, March 27: SEI Chemical of Northridge, California announces the purchase of 21st Century Coatings Ltd. of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. According to company sources, the buyout is effective immediately. The significance of the buyout is that it enables customers in more markets worldwide to... Read More

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Quanta Services to Acquire InfraSource Services in All-Stock Transaction

March 30, 2007

o Complementary Capabilities and Expanded Geographic Presence Enable Enhanced Service Offerings in Rapidly Growing Markets o Combined 2006 Revenues of Over $3.1 Billion and Adjusted EBITDA of Over $270 Million o Exchange Ratio of 1.223 Shares of Quanta Stock for Each InfraSource Share o Transaction Expected to be... Read More

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IntercontinentalExchange Delivers Merger Agreement to CBOT Board of Directors

March 30, 2007

ICE to Hold Meeting in Chicago on March 21 for CBOT Members to Discuss ICE's Superior Proposal ATLANTA, March 19 -- IntercontinentalExchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE) today announced it has delivered a proposed merger agreement to the Board of Directors of CBOT Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:BOT) that accepts substantially all of... Read More

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Polycom Completes SpectraLink Acquisition

March 29, 2007

PLEASANTON, Calif., March 26 -- Polycom, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLCM), the world's leading provider of unified collaborative communications solutions, today announced the expiration of the tender offer by its wholly-owned subsidiary, Spyglass Acquisition Corp., for all outstanding shares of SpectraLink Corp. (NASDAQ:SLNK... Read More

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Oracle Buys In-Memory Data Grid Leader Tangosol

March 29, 2007

Creates First Integrated Platform That Enables Extreme Transaction Processing REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., March 23 -- Oracle today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Tangosol Inc, a leading provider of reliable in-memory data grid software. Data grid software increases application... Read More

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AmQuip Corporation Acquires Shaughnessy Crane Services from NES Rentals

March 29, 2007

Acquisition expands AmQuip's footprint in New England PHILADELPHIA and BOSTON - March 15, 2007 - AmQuip Corporation today announced that it has acquired Shaughnessy Crane Services, a leading crane rental provider in the New England region, from NES Rentals Holdings, Inc. Shaughnessy/AmQuip will offer the most... Read More