Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

AAR Acquires Brown International

April 11, 2007

WOOD DALE, Ill., April 3 -- AAR (NYSE:AIR) today announced that it has acquired Brown International Corporation (Brown), a privately held defense contractor that provides engineering, design, manufacturing and systems integration services. The acquired business will operate as part of AAR's Structures and Systems... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Avcorp Acquires Composites Operation

April 11, 2007

VANCOUVER, April 3: Avcorp Industries Inc. (TSX."AVP") is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement to acquire all of the shares of Comtek Advanced Structures Ltd (Comtek), which has expertise in the design and low-cost manufacture of advanced composite aerostructures. "The combined companies would... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

CheckFree Completes Carreker Acquisition

April 11, 2007

ATLANTA, April 2 -- CheckFree Corporation (NASDAQ:CKFR) today announced it has completed its acquisition of Carreker Corporation. Under the terms of the agreement, CheckFree has acquired all of the outstanding shares of Carreker common stock at a price of $8.05 per share, for a total purchase price of approximately... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

ATK to Acquire Swales Aerospace

April 11, 2007

MINNEAPOLIS and BALTIMORE, April 3: Alliant Techsystems (NYSE:ATK) announced today that it intends to acquire Swales Aerospace, a premier provider of satellite components and subsystems, small spacecraft and engineering services for NASA, Department of Defense and commercial satellite customers. The transaction is... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

AudioCodes Announces Completion of Acquisition of CTI Squared Ltd.

April 11, 2007

LOD, Israel, April 4: AudioCodes, a leading provider of Voice over Packet (VoP) technologies and Voice Network products, today announced the successful completion of its previously announced acquisition of CTI Squared Ltd. ("CTI2"), a leading provider of enhanced messaging and communications platforms deployed... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Andover Medical, Inc. to Acquire Ortho-Medical Products, Inc.

April 11, 2007

NORTH ANDOVER, Mass., April 4: Andover Medical, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: ADOV.OB) , a single source provider of orthopedic, podiatric and urological durable medical equipment ("DME") and incontinence treatment solutions, announced today that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement to acquire Ortho-Medical... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Allied Waste Industries, Inc. Announces Completion of Buy Sell Transaction

April 11, 2007

PHOENIX, April 2: Allied Waste Industries, Inc. (NYSE:AW) today announced that it has acquired the Arizona collection operations of Waste Services, Inc., (NASDAQ:WSII) two transfer stations and a landfill also located in Arizona. Additionally, Allied Waste Industries, Inc. sold its south Florida operations to Waste... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Acquisition of Centex Construction a Major Step in Balfour Beatty's U.S. Strategy

April 11, 2007

Balfour Beatty's U.S. revenues to top $3.5 billion in 2007/2008 DALLAS, April 5 -- Balfour Beatty plc, UK's largest construction company has completed the acquisition of Centex Construction, a leading U.S. construction management company, for a cash consideration of $367 million. The acquisition from Centex... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

AboveNet Acquires Metro Fiber from AT&T and Verizon

April 11, 2007

Fiber Access Facilities Expanded in Los Angeles, Chicago, New York, Washington/Baltimore and Philadelphia NEW YORK, April 4 -- AboveNet, Inc., a provider of fiber based connectivity solutions for businesses and carriers, today announced the acquisition of IRUs in, or service agreements for, 60 building access fiber... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

CCC Information Services Inc. Acquires Integrated Collision Management

April 11, 2007

Move continues CCC's commitment to delivering leading workflow solutions to collision repairers CHICAGO, April 3 -- CCC Information Services Inc. announced today it has acquired Integrated Collision Management, a leading provider of shop management software to the collision industry. Today's move underscores CCC's... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

German Authorities Approve Acquisition of Evox Rifa Group Oyj by KEMET Corporation

April 10, 2007

Greenville, South Carolina (April 4, 2007) - KEMET Corporation (NYSE:KEM) today announced that the German competition authority has approved KEMET's acquisition of Evox Rifa Group Oyj through its wholly owned direct subsidiary, KEMET Electronics Corporation, pursuant to the public tender offer launched on March 12... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Basic Energy Services Agrees to Acquire Sledge Drilling Holding Corp.

April 9, 2007

MIDLAND, Texas, March 15: Basic Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE:BAS) ("Basic") announced today it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire all of the outstanding capital stock of Sledge Drilling Holding Corp. ("Sledge") for total consideration of approximately $51 million, including $10 million in shares of Basic... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Protonex Acquires Solid Oxide Fuel Cell and Fuel Reforming Leader Mesoscopic Devices

April 9, 2007

SOUTHBOROUGH, MA; March 26: Protonex Technology Corporation (LSE: PTX), a leading manufacturer of high-performance proton exchange membrane (PEM) fuel cell power systems, announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Mesoscopic Devices, an industry leader in solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Cree Completes Acquisition of COTCO Luminant Device

April 9, 2007

DURHAM, NC, April 2: Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE), a leader in LED lighting, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of privately held COTCO Luminant Device Limited ("COTCO"), headquartered in Hong Kong. Cree's intention to acquire COTCO was announced March 12, 2007. The acquisition of COTCO, a leading... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Delta Coatings Acquires Federated Paint and Midwest Lacquer

April 9, 2007

MELROSE PARK, ILL. - April 2,: Delta Coatings Corporation, a developer and manufacturer of paints primers and environmental coatings used throughout the container and drum industries, OEM/General Industrial and transportation industries, today announced that it has acquired Federated Paint and Midwest Lacquer, a... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

John Zink Company Acquires Coen Company, Inc.

April 9, 2007

TULSA, Okla. April 3:John Zink Company, LLC has finalized the acquisition of Coen Company, Inc., a privately held combustion supplier to the power generation, steam generation and process combustion markets. Coen will operate as a wholly owned subsidiary of John Zink Company. "Coen's and John Zink's Todd... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Advanced Handing System Inc, Morgantown, USA Bought

April 6, 2007

Advanced Handling System Inc, a subsidiary of Morgan Corporation USA, the largest truck body manufacturer in USA have been acquired by a joint venture of Joloda International Ltd UK and their North American exclusive sole distributor for Loading Automation Inc. The activities of AHS based at Morgantown, Pennyslvania... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

InfoLogix, Inc. Completes Over-Subscribed $17 Million Private Placement and Merger with Publicly Traded New Age Translation, Inc., Creating Newly Public RFID & Healthcare Technology Company

April 6, 2007

Hatboro, PA, December 1, 2006 - InfoLogix, a leading provider of mobile technology solutions for the healthcare and commercial markets, announces the completion of a $17 million equity financing round, supported by placement agent Ferris, Baker Watts, Inc. In a concurrent transaction, the Company announced that it... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Interroll Steps up Business with Drum Motors for Checkout Counters

April 6, 2007

Ad hoc communication Interroll acquires Werner Motor Company in North America Sant'Antonino/Switzerland, 5th February, 2007. The Interroll Group, global leader in conveyor components and subsystems for unit load handling, has acquired Werner Motor Company Ltd., Canada, effective from 5th February 2007. The latest... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

U.S. Steel to Acquire Lone Star Technologies

April 5, 2007

PITTSBURGH and DALLAS, March 29 -- United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) and Lone Star Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:LSS) announced today that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which U. S. Steel will acquire Lone Star, a leading manufacturer of welded oilfield tubular goods, for $67.50 per share in... Read More