Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisitions

Premier Safety and Service Acquires Shannon Safety PPE Division

May 23, 2016

Oakdale, PA - Premier Safety and Service, Inc., acquires Shannon Safety Products PPE Division of Shannon Optical Co., Inc. Premier Safety Service, Inc., is pleased to announce that it has acquired Shannon Safety Products PPE Division of Shannon Optical Co, Inc., a distributor of personal protection equipment since 1961. “The purchase of Shannon Safety Products makes us a go-to provider... Read More

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Synopsys Completes Acquisition of Simpleware

May 23, 2016

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq:SNPS) today announced it has completed its acquisition of Simpleware Ltd., a privately held, leading provider of software products for the conversion of 3D scan data into high-quality computer models used for engineering design and simulation. The Simpleware products address a wide range of product design and data analysis applications in the... Read More

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Lincoln Electric Acquires Vizient® Manufacturing Solutions

May 20, 2016

Advances the Automation Growth Strategy CLEVELAND – Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:LECO) announced today that it has acquired Vizient® Manufacturing Solutions (“Vizient”), a privately held robotic integrator specialized in custom engineered tooling and automated arc welding systems for general and heavy fabrication applications. “We are excited to welcome Vizient into our... Read More

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Taylor Dynamometer Acquires Dyne Systems to Better Serve Customers' Needs

May 20, 2016

MILWAUKEE, WI – Taylor Dynamometer, a leading global manufacturer of dynamometers, facility support equipment and turnkey test cell solutions, announced today its acquisition of Dyne Systems, Inc. a leader and manufacturer of eddy current, AC and DC dynamometers, controls and drives. Dyne Systems is headquartered in Jackson, Wisconsin and brings 35 years of industry experience. It is... Read More

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Tyco Security Products Acquires Innometriks

May 20, 2016

Deal strengthens TSP’s Solutions in the Government Market WESTFORD, Mass. – Tyco Security Products announced today it has acquired substantially all of the assets of Innometriks and 2DogsStudios, developers of high assurance readers, software and mobile solutions for FIPS-201 (Federal Information Processing Standard) smart card credentials. This acquisition strengthens Tyco Security... Read More

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WaterFurnace Parent Company NIBE to Acquire Climate Control Group from LSB Industries for USD 364 Million

May 18, 2016

Fort Wayne, IN – NIBE Industrier AB of Sweden ("NIBE"), the parent company of Fort Wayne based WaterFurnace International, announced today that it has entered into a stock purchase agreement with LSB Industries, Inc. ("LSB"), (NYSE: LXU) to acquire 100% of LSB’s Climate Control Group, Inc. ("CCG”) for USD 364 million. CCG is the holding entity for six unique heating, ventilation and... Read More

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U.S. Federal Trade Commission Clears Air Liquide's Acquisition of Airgas

May 18, 2016

Paris, France Radnor (Pennsylvania), USA – Air Liquide (Euronext Paris: AI) announced today that the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (the “FTC”) has cleared the acquisition of Airgas (NYSE: ARG) by Air Liquide, satisfying the final regulatory condition to the closing of the pending acquisition. The companies anticipate closing the acquisition on 23 May 2016, subject to the satisfaction of... Read More

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Amcor Rigid Plastics Continues Growth Strategy with Acquisition of Plastic Moulders Limited

May 17, 2016

ANN ARBOR, Mich. – Amcor Rigid Plastics has purchased Plastic Moulders Limited, a privately held Toronto-based custom precision molding business. “This acquisition will continue our growth strategy,” said Mike Schmitt, Amcor Rigid Plastics president. “Plastic Moulders’ technologies and superior technical capabilities will strengthen our business portfolio. We will be able to offer... Read More

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GF Machining Solutions to Acquire Innovative Micro-Machining Specialist

May 17, 2016

LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill. – GF Machining Solutions has announced an agreement to purchase 100 percent of the shares of Microlution Inc, a Chicago-based developer of micro-machining products incorporating milling and laser technologies. The acquisition of Microlution is in line with GF Machining Solutions’ strategy to enlarge its technology portfolio to fully meet the needs of manufacturers in... Read More

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National Band & Tag Company Acquires Hasco Tag Company

May 16, 2016

Newport, KY - National Band and Tag Company, a family owned manufacturer of identification band and tags, has acquired Hasco Tag Company of Dayton, KY as of May 9, 2016. Starting Wednesday May 11, 2016, all correspondence will be redirected from Hasco Tag’s facility to National Band Tag’s facility in Newport. National Band & Tag offers a line of products that are similar, if not identical,... Read More

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Mangar Medical Packaging Joins Forces with Oliver-Tolas® Healthcare Packaging

May 16, 2016

New Britain, Pennsylvania, USA - Mangar Medical Packaging has been acquired by Oliver-Tolas® Healthcare Packaging parent company, Oliver Products, effective May 10, 2016. “Over the past 30 years, Mangar Medical Packaging has grown to become one of the most admired companies in the Healthcare Packaging industry. With best-in-class converting capabilities, a long tenured, experienced team,... Read More

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Southern Company Completes Acquisition of PowerSecure International, Inc.

May 13, 2016

Combined company positioned to advance distributed infrastructure development on a national level ATLANTA and WAKE FOREST, N.C. - Southern Company (NYSE: SO) and PowerSecure International, Inc. (NYSE: POWR) today completed their merger, with PowerSecure becoming a wholly owned subsidiary of Southern Company. Southern Company's existing business model provides an opportunity to leverage... Read More

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W.E. Monks and Co. Engineers Merges with Tec Inc. Engineering and Design

May 13, 2016

Merger Expands Breadth of Engineering Services to Clients by Enlarging Tec's Footprint in Ohio EASTLAKE, Ohio – Tec Inc. Engineering Design and W.E. Monks and Co. Engineers announced today that Monks, a prominent Columbus engineering firm established in 1960, will merge with and become part of Tec, effective today, May 9, 2016. Tec and Monks both offer similar mechanical,... Read More

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Tyonek Acquires Selex Galileo Stennis Facility

May 13, 2016

New venture will add jobs, offer comprehensive aviation solutions ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Tyonek Services Group, Inc. (TSG) announced today the acquisition of Selex Galileo's Avionics System Integration (ASI) facility in Stennis, Mississippi. The company will be named Tyonek Services Overhaul Facility - Stennis, LLC (TSOF-S) and is expected to create at least 26 new jobs over the next two... Read More

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Altair Acquires CEDRAT S.A. Expanding Electromagnetics Software Portfolio

May 13, 2016

Addition of Flux® software and domain expertise for low frequency simulation broadens support for electric and electromagnetic device design TROY, Mich. – Altair has completed the acquisition of CEDRAT S.A. and its New York-based wholly-owned subsidiary, Magsoft Corporation, expanding the electromagnetic and thermal simulation capabilities of its HyperWorks® CAE portfolio. With over 35... Read More

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Newfield to Acquire an Additional 42,000 Net Acres in STACK

May 10, 2016

Post transaction, Newfield to have more than 350,000 net acres in core STACK and SCOOP THE WOODLANDS, Texas - Newfield Exploration Company (NYSE: NFX) today signed a definitive purchase and sale agreement with a subsidiary of Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE: CHK) to acquire approximately 42,000 net acres in the Anadarko Basin STACK play for $470 million. The transaction will have an... Read More

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Southern Company, AGL Resources Receive Merger Approval from Maryland Regulators

May 9, 2016

ATLANTA - Southern Company (NYSE: SO) and AGL Resources (NYSE: GAS) have received regulatory approval of the companies' proposed merger from the Maryland Public Service Commission, with all intervening parties in support of the previously announced settlement agreement. AGL Resources is the parent company of Elkton Gas, a regulated utility providing natural gas distribution services to... Read More

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Employee-Owned System Scale Acquires Denham Springs' Central Scales and Control

May 9, 2016

Open House Scheduled; 25% Job Growth planned in next 24 Months DENHAM SPRINGS, La. – System Scale, an employee-owned industrial scale calibration and repair company, has acquired Louisiana-based Central Scales and Controls. All existing employees have joined System Scale, and Central Scales owner John Sanders is now in a senior management role with System Scale. "We're excited to... Read More

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Convergint Technologies Boosts Citywide Integration Capabilities Through the Acquisition of Total Recall

May 9, 2016

SCHAUMBURG, Ill. – Convergint Technologies, a worldwide leader in service-based systems integration, today announced the acquisition of Total Recall. Total Recall is a video-centric security technology provider specializing in surveillance solutions, including command and control centers, wireless connectivity, and video network design and management. Founded in 1985, Total Recall has been... Read More

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Hyde Acquires Two Manufacturing Companies to Support Growth and Customer Requirements in Key Industries

May 9, 2016

Southbridge, MA – Hyde Industrial Blade Solutions (IBS), a division of Hyde Tools, Inc., today announced the acquisition of two manufacturing firms to bolster the company’s offerings in the plastics and tire and rubber marketplaces. DS Manufacturing and PDK Design Grinding, both of Auburn, MA, will become part of the Hyde Group of companies. “DS and PDK’s operations will benefit Hyde... Read More