Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Altair to Acquire Controlling Interest in Hicare, Italian Developer of Business Intelligence Software

February 5, 2007

Innovative Database Architecture, Data Analysis and Dashboard Tools Expand Altair's Enterprise Data Management Solution for Business and Engineering TROY, Mich. and TORINO, Italy, Jan. 16-- Altair Engineering, Inc., a leading global provider of technology to strengthen client innovation, today announced it has... Read More

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Wmode Acquires ProvisionX from Glu Mobile

February 5, 2007

o WMODE EXPANDS GAME DISTRIBUTION SERVICES AND EXTENDS GEOGRAPHIC REACH IN ASIA, SOUTH AMERICA AND EUROPE CALGARY, Alberta, January 16, 2007 - Wmode, the leading provider of mobile content managed services under the ClearMode brand, announced today the acquisition of ProvisionX, the third party mobile games... Read More

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Hendrickson Announces the Completion of the Dana Trailer Products Acquisition

February 2, 2007

ITASCA, Ill. - Gary Gerstenslager, president and chief operating officer of Hendrickson, announced that the company on Jan. 5 finalized its acquisition of the US and Canadian trailer axle manufacturing assets of Dana Corporation. The transaction included Hendrickson acquiring the operations and assets at the Dana... Read More

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Rinker Announces Two Further Acquisitions in Tennessee and Utah

February 2, 2007

SYDNEY, Australia, Jan.29 -- Rinker Group Limited ("Rinker"; NYSE: RIN; ASX: RIN) today announced two acquisitions by its US subsidiary Rinker Materials -- in Utah in western US and Tennessee, in the US south-east. The Utah acquisition comprises a quarry, other aggregates assets and four concrete plants from JR... Read More

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Haemonetics® Acquires IDM Medical Software Company

February 2, 2007

BRAINTREE, Mass., and ROSEMONT, IL, Jan. 30 -- Haemonetics Corporation (NYSE:HAE), a global leader in blood collection technology, announced today that it acquired the assets of Information Data Management, Inc. ("IDM"), a leading developer of software for blood collection agencies for about $9 million in cash... Read More

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Sandvik to Acquire US Producer of Diamond-Based Materials

February 2, 2007

Sandvik Tooling has reached an agreement with the American private equity company Littlejohn & Co., LLC to acquire Diamond Innovations Inc., formerly the Superabrasives Division of General Electric, in the US. The acquisition is expected to be completed during the first quarter of 2007. Diamond Innovations is a... Read More

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Lockheed Martin Completes Acquisition of Management Systems Designers Incorporated

February 2, 2007

Purchase Strengthens Company's Capabilities in Mission Solutions for Growing Health Care Initiatives BETHESDA, Md., Feb. 1 -- Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) has completed its acquisition of Management Systems Designers Incorporated (MSD), a Fairfax, Virginia-based provider of information technology (IT... Read More

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Kennametal Completes Acquisition of Federal Signal Corporation's Cutting Tool Business

February 2, 2007

LATROBE, Pa., Jan. 31 / -- Kennametal Inc. (NYSE:KMT) announced today that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Federal Signal Corporation's cutting tool business comprised of Manchester Tool Company, ClappDiCO Corporation and On Time Machine, Inc. (OTM). With annual sales of approximately $40... Read More

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AudioCodes Announces Acquisition of CTI Squared Ltd.

February 2, 2007

CTI Squared to become a Wholly Owned Subsidiary of AudioCodes LOD, Israel, Feb. 1 -- AudioCodes (NASDAQ:AUDC), a leading provider of Voice over Packet (VoP) technologies and Voice network products, today announced its intent to exercise its option to purchase the remaining outstanding shares of CTI Squared Ltd... Read More

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Hospira Completes Acquisition of Mayne Pharma, Announces New Commercial Leadership Structure

February 2, 2007

-- Acquisition Creates the World's Leader in Specialty Generic Injectable Pharmaceuticals -- LAKE FOREST, Ill., Feb. 1 -- Hospira, Inc. (NYSE:HSP), a leading global hospital products company, today announced it has completed the acquisition of Mayne Pharma Limited, an Australia-based specialty injectable... Read More

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Perot Systems Closes Acquisition of QSS Group, Inc.

February 2, 2007

FAIRFAX, Va., Jan. 30 / -- Perot Systems Corporation (NYSE:PER) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of QSS Group, Inc., a U.S. federal government information technology services company based in Lanham, MD. With this acquisition, Perot Systems Government Services will have more than 3,400... Read More

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NCI Building Systems Completes Purchase of Garco Building Systems, Inc.

February 2, 2007

HOUSTON, Jan. 31 / -- NCI Building Systems, Inc. (NYSE:NCS) today announced the completion of the previously announced purchase of substantially all the operating assets of Garco Building Systems, Inc. ("Garco"), headquartered in Spokane, Washington. Garco primarily manufactures and markets general purpose... Read More

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Thiele Technologies Announces Acquisition of SWF Companies from Dover Corporation

February 2, 2007

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Feb. 1, 2007 - Robert H. Chapman, Chairman and CEO of Barry- Wehmiller Companies, Inc., and Larry Smith, President and CEO of Thiele Technologies, Inc., have announced the acquisition of SWF Companies of Reedley, Calif., a long-established provider of automated packaging machinery, from Dover... Read More

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Rockwell Automation Acquires ProsCon Holdings Ltd., a Leading Process Solutions Systems Integrator

February 2, 2007

MILWAUKEE, Feb. 1, 2007 - Rockwell Automation Inc. (NYSE: ROK) today announced it has acquired ProsCon Holdings Ltd., a privately held engineering firm offering proven and technically unique design solutions to the process industry. Areas of expertise include process technology, control systems and information... Read More

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National Semiconductor Acquires Leading-Edge Data Converter Developer Xignal Technologies

February 2, 2007

Key Technology and Development Expertise to Accelerate National's Leadership Position in High-Speed Data Converters SANTA CLARA, Calif., Jan. 31 -- National Semiconductor Corporation (NYSE:NSM) today announced that it is acquiring Xignal Technologies AG, a German-based developer of high-speed data converters... Read More

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MRI Announces Acquisition of Introtech Inc.

February 2, 2007

DALLAS, TX (February 1, 2007) - MRI, the parent company of ShockWatch®, announced today the acquisition of IntroTech Inc., a privately held manufacturer of small, easy-to-use, chemical-based temperature sensors that provide reliable tracking of temperature fluctuations for goods in transit and storage. ShockWatch, a... Read More

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OMNI to Acquire Assets of Cypress Energy

February 2, 2007

Acquisition Adds $20 Million of Seismic Drilling Backlog, Expands Core Business Segments With Addition of Employee Leasing and Will Be Immediately Accretive to Earnings CARENCRO, La., Jan. 29 -- OMNI ENERGY SERVICES CORP. (NASDAQ:OMNI) announced today the execution of an Asset Purchase Agreement to acquire certain... Read More

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Vectron International Completes Acquisition of BiODE Inc.

February 2, 2007

Strengthens Sensor & Advanced Packaging Group's Acoustic Wave-based Sensor Offerings, Represents Strategic Building Block for Future Growth HUDSON, N.H., Jan. 31 -- Vectron International, a leader in the design, manufacture and marketing of Frequency Control, Sensor, and Hybrid Product solutions, today announced... Read More

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Varian Medical Systems Completes Acquisition of ACCEL Instruments GmbH

February 2, 2007

PALO ALTO, Calif., Jan. 29: Varian Medical Systems, Inc., (NYSE:VAR) today announced it has successfully completed the acquisition of ACCEL Instruments GmbH, a privately-held supplier of scientific research instruments and proton therapy systems for cancer treatment. Varian paid approximately $30 million to... Read More

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All Sensors Purchases Minority Interest in AsenStec Gmbh

February 1, 2007

All Sensors Corporation of Morgan Hill, CA announced today it had purchased a minority interest in AsenStec Gmbh of Inning, Germany. All Sensors is a leading supplier of low-pressure sensors. AsenStec is a leading distributor of sensors in Europe. AsenStec was founded by, and is managed by, Helmut Koslowski. All... Read More