Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Autosplice Strengthens Its Precision Metal Stamping Portfolio with Acquisition of Versatile Engineering Company

June 18, 2009

San Diego, CA. June 9, 2009, Autosplice continues to expand its capabilities and product offerings with the acquisition of Versatile Engineering Company of Gardena, CA. The purchase of Versatile Engineering provides Autosplice with increased capacity to design, develop, and supply precision metal stampings and... Read More

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IDI Composites Acquires Manufacturing Facilities in France and China

June 18, 2009

NOBLESVILLE, IN USA -- IDI Composites International of Noblesville, Indiana USA, announced today its acquisition of manufacturing facilities formerly part of Menzolit Compounds International GmbH from German strategic investor, Senata. The Menzolit plants that will transfer to IDI are located in Vineuil, France and... Read More

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Alcoa Completes Divestiture of Wire Harness and Electrical Distribution Business to Platinum Equity

June 18, 2009

NEW YORK--Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced today that it has completed the divestiture of its wire harness and electrical distribution business to Platinum Equity, a California-based private equity group. Terms of the divestiture were not disclosed. The wire harness and electrical distribution business is the largest part... Read More

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Alcoa Fastening Systems Expands into Casablanca, Morocco

June 17, 2009

TORRANCE, Calif.--Alcoa Fastening Systems (AFS) announced today that it is continuing its global growth strategy and has completed the acquisition of assets from Demicron SNC, which will be integrated into the AFS organization as Alcoa Fixations Maroc. Demicron SNC operates from a single location in Casablanca with... Read More

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Axis Air Group, Inc. has Purchased Axis Products, Inc.

June 10, 2009

Hampshire, IL USA - Axis Air Group, Inc. has purchased Axis Products, Inc. Fully woman-owned by Janet Balsamo, the company is forging ahead in new markets for with their patented Hobbyair and Pro Air Supplied Air Respirator Systems, Citation combined HVLP Paint Sprayer/Respirator System and Axis HVLP Turbine... Read More

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Tyco Electronics Completes the Sale of Its Wireless Systems Business

June 5, 2009

PEMBROKE, Bermuda, June 1 -- Tyco Electronics Ltd. (NYSE:TEL) has completed the previously announced sale of its Wireless Systems business to Harris Corporation. Wireless Systems is a leader in the development of large-scale critical communications systems based on Internet Protocol (IP) technology for customers in... Read More

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ABB to Expand Transformer Components Portfolio

June 2, 2009

Acquisition of Comem SpA to bring complementary products Zurich, Switzerland, May 28, 2009 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has agreed to acquire Comem SpA, Italy, to expand its portfolio in the transformer components business. Comem is a manufacturer of high-quality transformer... Read More

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Healthcare: Acquisition of Pacific Science in the U.S.

May 29, 2009

Air Liquide's Healthcare business is pursuing its development in the United States with the acquisition of Pacific Science, Inc, a provider of cryobiology equipment and services to biobanks, based in Torrance, California. The transaction, effective May 1st, was made by Air Liquide Healthcare America Corporation... Read More