Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Trans Energy Announces Acquisition of Acreage in Kansas and Plans 3-D Seismic Shoot

February 12, 2007

ST. MARYS, W.Va., Feb. 6 -- Trans Energy, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: TENG) announced today that it has acquired a 75% interest in 3,120 acres of oil and gas leases located in Trego County, Kansas. Permitting for the 3-D seismic shoot is currently underway and completion of the physical shoot is expected to be done by... Read More

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Diabetic Suppliers Join Forces to Provide Medicare-Covered Diabetes Testing Supplies to Hispanics

February 12, 2007

FreedoMed acquires AM-Med Direct Diabetic Supply expanding their reach to Hispanics with diabetes. Boca Raton, FL (PRWeb) February 8, 2007 -- Leading diabetic supply company Freedom Medical Services today announced that they have acquired Boca Raton, FL-based diabetic supplier AM-Med Diabetic Supply. The... Read More

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ManTech Acquires GRS Solutions; Deepens Presence within the Intelligence Community

February 12, 2007

FAIRFAX, Va.-- ManTech International Corporation (Nasdaq:MANT), a leading provider of innovative technologies and solutions focused on mission-critical national security programs for the Intelligence Community and the Departments of Defense, State, Homeland Security and Justice; the Space Community; and other... Read More

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Bayer MaterialScience to Acquire Taiwan's Ure-Tech Group

February 12, 2007

New Global Leader in Thermoplastic Polyurethane Resins and Films LEVERKUSEN, Germany-- Bayer MaterialScience will acquire Taiwan's Ure-Tech Group, the largest thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) producer in the Asia Pacific region. With this acquisition the Germany-based company will become the world's largest... Read More

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OC Oerlikon AG Purchases Fairfield Parent Company Saurer AG

February 12, 2007

Fairfield Manufacturing Company, Inc. headquartered in Lafayette, Indiana announces that Saurer AG of Switzerland, parent company of Fairfield, has been acquired by the OC Oerlikon Corporation AG, Pfäffikon, Switzerland. OC Oerlikon finalized the stock purchase and acquisition of Saurer AG on January 1, 2007, and... Read More

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Neenah to Expand Fine Paper Business With Agreement to Acquire Fox River

February 12, 2007

ALPHARETTA, Ga., Feb. 6 -- Neenah Paper, Inc. announced today it has signed a definitive agreement to purchase the Fox Valley Corporation, which owns Fox River Paper Company, LLC ("Fox River"). Fox River is a leading U.S. producer of premium fine papers with well-known brands including STARWHITE®, SUNDANCE®, ESSE... Read More

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Fidelity National Financial, Inc. Announces Acquisition of Advanced Total Imaging, Inc.

February 12, 2007

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Feb. 5: Fidelity National Financial, Inc. (NYSE:FNF), a leading provider of title insurance, specialty insurance and claims management services, today announced the acquisition of Advanced Total Imaging, Inc. ("ATI"), a document management company. ATI offers software applications, custom... Read More

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Hamilton Sundstrand to Acquire Precision Engine Controls Corp.

February 12, 2007

WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn., Feb. 6: Hamilton Sundstrand, a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX), has acquired Precision Engine Controls Corp. (PECC), a leading designer and manufacturer of industrial and marine engine controls and services. PECC is a privately held company. Terms of the deal were not... Read More

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Merrill Corporation Announces Further Expansion in the Southeast

February 12, 2007

Company Acquires Atlanta-Based Document Resources ST. PAUL, Minn., Feb. 6 -- Merrill Corporation, a leading global provider of technology-enabled services for the legal, financial, real estate and other corporate markets, today announced it is expanding its presence in the southeast market with the acquisition of... Read More

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UAP Expands in Kansas and Nebraska through Acquisition of Boettcher Enterprises' Retail Distribution Business

February 12, 2007

GREELEY, Colo., Jan. 15 -- UAP Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:UAPH) announced that its subsidiary, UAP Distribution, Inc., has entered into a definitive agreement with Boettcher Enterprises to acquire certain assets of its retail distribution business including real property, retail locations, equipment and storage tanks... Read More

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American Power Conversion Shareholders Approve Merger with Schneider Electric

February 12, 2007

WEST KINGSTON, R.I. and RUEIL MALMAISON, France, Jan. 16 -- American Power Conversion Corporation (NASDAQ:APCC) (APC) and Schneider Electric announced that at a special meeting held today the shareholders of APC approved the merger of APC with a wholly-owned subsidiary of Schneider Electric. As previously announced... Read More

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Lear and American Real Estate Partners, L.P. Announce a Merger Agreement Whereby Lear Will be Acquired for Approximately $5.3 Billion

February 12, 2007

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Feb. 9: Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA),a leading global supplier of automotive seating, electronics and electrical distribution systems and American Real Estate Partners, L.P. (NYSE:ACP), "AREP", a diversified holding company engaged in a variety of businesses and an affiliate of Carl C. Icahn, today... Read More

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CorVel Acquires Assets of Hazelrigg Risk Management Services

February 9, 2007

IRVINE, Calif., Feb. 1 -- CorVel Corporation (NASDAQ:CRVL) announced the acquisition of the assets of Hazelrigg Risk Management Services, Inc. and its affiliated companies (HRMS). HRMS is a California based provider of integrated medical management, claims processing and technology services for workers' compensation... Read More

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Quest Diagnostics Acquires HemoCue For Approximately US$420 Million, Entering Market for Near Patient Testing

February 9, 2007

LYNDHURST, New Jersey, February 1 -- Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (NYSE: DGX), the leading U.S. provider of diagnostic testing, information and services, announced today that it has acquired HemoCue, a Swedish company specializing in near patient testing, also known as point-of-care testing, from the private... Read More

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Colfax Corporation Announces Acquisition of Lubrication Systems Company

February 9, 2007

Extends lubrication product portfolio and strengthens hydrocarbon refinery position RICHMOND, Va., Feb. 1 -- Colfax Corporation announced today it has completed its acquisition of Lubrication Systems Company (LSC) in Houston, Texas from shareholders of LSC. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. LSC had... Read More

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Caritor, Inc. to Acquire Keane, Inc. for $14.30 per Share in Cash

February 9, 2007

Combined Company will Bring Together Keane, Inc.'s IT Delivery and Client Service Capabilities and Caritor's Leading U.S.-based Global IT Services Business Expected to Retain Keane, Inc. Name and Employee Base SAN RAMON, Calif. and BOSTON, Feb. 7 -- Caritor, Inc., a global provider of IT services, and Keane, Inc... Read More

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Gomez Acquires Sysformance AG

February 9, 2007

Combination creates the largest Internet performance network in Europe LEXINGTON, Mass., Feb. 6 -- Gomez, Inc., the leader in web application experience management, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Sysformance AG, a privately held Internet performance monitoring company based in... Read More

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Goodrich Petroleum Corporation Announces Acquisition of Acreage in the Angelina River Play in Nacogdoches and Angelina Counties, Texas

February 9, 2007

HOUSTON, Feb. 7 -- Goodrich Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:GDP) today announced that it has entered into definitive agreements to acquire drilling and development rights in approximately 16,800 gross acres (8,380 net acres) in the Angelina River play, on trend with its existing acreage in Nacogdoches and Angelina... Read More

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Polk Acquires AIC® Price and Specification Business from Autobytel

February 9, 2007

Industry-leading data strengthens Polk's global offering, Autobytel Internet strategy SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Feb. 1 -- Autobytel Inc. (NASDAQ:ABTL) and R. L. Polk & Co. today announced Polk has purchased Automotive Information Center (AIC)®, the price and specification business of Autobytel. Through this acquisition... Read More

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Dynitech Systems to Merge with Earnest & Associates

February 9, 2007

BALTIMORE, Feb. 1 -- Earnest & Associates, Inc. ('E&A') a value-added provider of software systems and services, is pleased to announce that it has signed an agreement to merge with Dynitech Systems, Inc. ('Dynitech') of Springfield, Illinois. The combined company will provide information technology services to over... Read More