Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

TÜVRheinland® and TUV SÜD Withdraw Merger Application

March 6, 2009

NEWTOWN, CT/Jan. 2, 2009 - The management boards of TÜVRheinland® and TÜV SÜD have withdrawn their application for a merger from Germany's regulatory authority Bundeskartellamt. The two companies first began merger talks in February of last year. Company officials made the decision to withdraw their application... Read More

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Navitar Expands In-House Optical Design Capabilities and Completes Sale of Coatings Division

March 5, 2009

Rochester, New York, February 11, 2009 - Navitar, Inc., a leading manufacturer of precision optical systems, announced today the recent sale of Navitar Coating Labs, located in Newport Beach, California. The decision was made to sell the coatings division based on the success of Navitar's recent acquisition of... Read More

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Rockwell Automation to Acquire Rutter Hinz, a Leading Engineering Company

March 4, 2009

Acquisition will accelerate company growth and expand reach in Canadian oil and gas and heavy industries market MILWAUKEE, Feb. 10, 2009 - Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK) today announced it has agreed to purchase the majority of the assets of Rutter Hinz Inc., a leading engineering company. Rutter Hinz is a... Read More

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E-Switch Announces Acquisition of Lamb Industries

March 4, 2009

MINNEAPOLIS, MN, February 20, 2009 - Stein Industries Inc, the parent company of E-Switch, Inc., announced today the acquisition of Lamb Industries. E-Switch is a leading global provider of electromechanical switch products including toggle, tact, pushbutton, rocker, snap-action, slide, dip and many illuminated... Read More

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Midwest Prototyping LLC Acquires Manitowoc Prototypes Inc

March 4, 2009

Blue Mounds, WI, December 5, 2008 - Midwest Prototyping LLC announced today that they have acquired Manitowoc Prototypes Inc. (Manitowoc, WI). Manitowoc Prototypes (MPI), owned by Rudie and Jill Bruss has been in business since 1990 and is a supplier of both SLA and SLS parts. "We are very excited about this... Read More

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The Gund Company Acquires Weidmann Industries, L.P.

March 3, 2009

Saint Louis, Missouri - January, 2009 The Gund Company is pleased to announce the acquisition of Weidmann Industries L.P. of Canada from WICOR Americas, Inc.. Weidmann Industries, LP in Fergus, Ontario is the market leading fabricator of thermoset rigid laminates and specialty thermoplastics in Canada. The Gund... Read More

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Marposs Acquires German Process Monitoring Supplier, ARTIS

February 27, 2009

Auburn Hills, MI, January 14, 2008 - Marposs Corp., a leading supplier of precision metrology equipment, announced that its parent firm, Marposs S.p.A., Bologna, Italy, has acquired control of ARTIS Gesellschaft für angewandte Messtechnik GmbH, a developer, manufacturer and supplier of process monitoring solutions... Read More

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Mazak Announces New Ownership of Machinery Resources Inc.

February 27, 2009

Florence, Kentucky, February 26, 2009 - Mazak today announced the transfer of ownership of Machinery Resources Inc (MRI). Butch Cummisky and David James recently purchased the Oklahoma-based company after previous owner Rick Engles decided to retire from the business. "MRI has been family-owned and operated since... Read More