Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Emerson Acquires Roxar ASA

May 11, 2009

Deal expands upstream oil and gas automation to span from reservoir to transmission ST. LOUIS (May 5, 2009) - Emerson (NYSE: EMR) today announced it has acquired Roxar ASA. The deal creates the world's first integrated automation solutions company whose products span from subsea oil and gas reservoirs, to platform... Read More

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Air Products Sells Major Portion of U.S. Healthcare Operations to Walgreens

May 11, 2009

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., May 5 -- Air Products (NYSE: APD) today announced it has sold all of its U.S. home infusion therapy services business and some elements of its respiratory and home medical equipment business to OptionCare Enterprises, Inc., a subsidiary of Walgreen Co. Terms of the agreement were not... Read More

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Avure Technologies Acquired by Milestone Partners from the Gores Group

May 11, 2009

Sale Positions Company to Accelerate Execution of Its Successful Growth Strategy KENT, Wash., May 5 -- Avure Technologies, Inc. ("Avure" or the "Company"), the global leader in contained high pressure processing systems, announced today that it has closed a sale transaction with Milestone Partners ("Milestone"), a... Read More

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Wheelabrator and DISA Complete Merger

May 7, 2009

LaGrange, GA - (May 5, 2009) - DISA Group, the biggest name in moulding and casting technology, has merged with Wheelabrator Group, the world leader in surface preparation technology, to form the world's leading metallic parts enhancement company. Effective today the two companies, both owned by Mid Europa... Read More

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Alcoa Agrees to Sell Its Wire Harness and Electrical Distribution Business to Platinum Equity

May 5, 2009

4/30/2009 -- NEW YORK -- Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced today that it has agreed to sell its wire harness and electrical distribution business to Platinum Equity, a California-based private equity group. The terms of the sale were not disclosed. The wire harness and electrical distribution business is the largest part of... Read More

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Alcoa, BHP Billiton Reach Agreement in Principle; Alcoa's Suralco to Acquire Joint Venture Interests of BHP Billiton in Suriname

May 5, 2009

4/29/2009 -- NEW YORK -- Alcoa World Alumina LLC and Billiton Suriname Holdings B.V. have reached an agreement in principle where Suriname Aluminum Company LLC (Suralco), an Alcoa subsidiary, will acquire the bauxite and alumina refining interests of N.V. BHP Billiton Maatschappij Suriname (BMS), a BHP Billiton... Read More

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Argotec Acquires Polyurethane Film Manufacturer Omniflex LLC

April 23, 2009

Greenfield, Massachusetts USA - April 15, 2009 - Argotec, Inc., a global leader in the manufacture of custom-engineered, precision-extruded thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) film & sheet, announced today it has acquired 100 percent of its joint venture Omniflex LLC and the firm's Transport®, Vacuflex® and Natural... Read More

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Penco Products Acquires Steiner System

April 21, 2009

Penco Products, Inc. of Skippack, PA, and their Canadian subsidiary Penco Products Canada, Ltd., announce the acquisition of Steiner System and Steiner System Canada, headquartered in Naperville, IL. Penco has enjoyed extraordinary organic growth during the past few years and considers the acquisition of Steiner... Read More