Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Timken to Acquire Carlstar Belts Business, Further Expanding Its Product Portfolio

August 5, 2015

NORTH CANTON, Ohio - The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR; www.timken.com), the world leader in tapered roller bearings, today announced that it has reached an agreement with American Industrial Partners to acquire the Carlstar Belts Business ("Carlstar Belts"), a leading North American manufacturer of belts used in... Read More

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JBT Corporation Completes Acquisition of Liquid Foods Solutions Provider

August 5, 2015

CHICAGO - JBT Corporation(NYSE: JBT), a global technology solutions provider to the food processing and air transportation industries, announced today the completion of its previously disclosed agreement to acquire the shares of Stork Food Dairy Systems B.V. ("Company"). The agreement to purchase the shares was... Read More

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BlueStream Professional Services Acquires Assets of AFL Network Services, Inc.'s EF&I Business Operations

August 5, 2015

FARIBAULT, Minn. - BlueStream Professional Services, a KGP Company, has completed the purchase of select assets of AFL Network Services, Inc.'s EFI business. Two significant facets of this agreement include the transfer of the EFI Management Team and approximately 300 AFL associates to BlueStream, as well as some... Read More

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MHI and Mitsubishi Nichiyu Forklift to Acquire UniCarriers Corporation

August 4, 2015

Move Taken to Accelerate Expansion of Business Scale and Strengthening of Business Foundations Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) and Mitsubishi Nichiyu Forklift Co., Ltd. have jointly taken the decision to acquire 100% ownership of UniCarriers Corporation by purchasing all shares currently held by Innovation... Read More

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OMRON to Acquire a US-based Motion Control Company, Strengthening Technology Development and Sales Capabilities for Factory Automation Business

August 4, 2015

OMRON Corporation (Headquarters: Kyoto, Japan; President CEO: Yoshihito Yamada) announced its entry into a stock purchase agreement to acquire a 100% stake in Delta Tau Data Systems, Inc. of California (hereinafter referred to as “DT”), which will result in DT becoming a member of the OMRON Group. The acquisition is... Read More

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Abbott to Broaden Foundation in Structural Heart Therapies with Two Mitral Valve Transactions

August 3, 2015

• Acquisition of Tendyne Holdings, Inc. to Expand Abbott's Mitral Valve Therapies • In Separate Transaction, Abbott Has Provided Capital and Secured an Option to Purchase Cephea Valve Technologies ABBOTT PARK, Ill. - Abbott (NYSE: ABT) announced today that it has entered into an agreement to purchase Tendyne... Read More

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SunPower Acquires 1.5 Gigawatt U.S. Solar Power Plant Pipeline

August 3, 2015

SAN JOSE, Calif. - SunPower (Nasdaq: SPWR) announced today that it has acquired 1.5 gigawatts of U.S. solar power plant development assets from Australia-based Infigen Energy. With the acquisition, SunPower has assumed ownership of projects in varying stages of development across 11 states. Included in the... Read More

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Duke Energy Renewables Acquires Seville Solar Projects in Southern California Totaling 50 MW

August 3, 2015

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Duke Energy Renewables today announced it has acquired the 20-megawatt (MW-AC) Seville I and 30-MW Seville II Solar Power Projects in California from Kruger Energy. The projects are located in Imperial County about 10 miles west of the Salton Sea. With this addition, Duke Energy Renewables has six... Read More

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Honeywell to Acquire Elster, a Global Leader in Gas Heating, Controls, Metering, and Advanced Technologies

August 3, 2015

• Attractive Portfolio With Great Positions in Good Industries • Differentiated Gas Technologies Fit Strongly with Honeywell Portfolio and Customers • Gas, Water, and Electricity Metering Add Attractive Adjacencies • Energy Efficiency Focus Connects to Honeywell's Global Growth Strategy • Enhances Honeywell's... Read More

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Precision Castparts Corp. Expands Its Machining Capabilities with the Acquisition of Noranco

August 3, 2015

PORTLAND, Ore. - Precision Castparts Corp. (NYSE:PCP) has agreed to acquire Noranco from MidOcean Partners and PSP Investments for $560 million. Noranco is a premier supplier of complex machined and fabricated components for aero-engine, landing gear and airframe applications. Noranco provides significant value to... Read More

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Universal Protection Service to Acquire Guardsmark

August 3, 2015

Merger Produces the Largest U.S.-owned Security Company MEMPHIS, Tenn. and SANTA ANA, Calif. - Universal Protection Service, a division of Universal Services of America and a portfolio company of Warburg Pincus and Partners Group, announced today that it has acquired Guardsmark. The companies together create the... Read More

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Columbus McKinnon to Acquire Magnetek, Inc.

August 3, 2015

Expands Product Offering for Controls and Drives • Integration of complementary leaders in power controls and hoists creates compelling new product solutions • Measurable upside for global growth and product line expansion • Excellent strategic and cultural fit between two market leaders • Long-term and immediate... Read More

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Quaker Acquires Verkol, S.A. Specialty Grease and Lubricants Business

August 3, 2015

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. - Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) announced today that it has acquired Verkol, S.A., a leading specialty grease and lubricants manufacturer and marketer based in Northern Spain, for approximately $40.1 million, including net cash of $10.5 million. Verkol sells products into industrial end... Read More

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OMRON to Acquire U.S.-based Motion Control Company

August 3, 2015

Strengthening Technology Development and Sales Capabilities for Factory Automation Business KYOTO, Japan - Following a resolution at a meeting of its Board of Directors held on July 30, OMRON Corporation announced its entry into a stock purchase agreement to acquire a 100% stake in Delta Tau Data Systems, Inc. of... Read More

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Sensata Technologies Announces the Acquisition of Custom Sensors & Technologies' Sensing Portfolio

August 3, 2015

ALMELO, Netherlands, July 30, 2015 - Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (NYSE: ST) announced today that it has reached an agreement to acquire the sensing portfolio of Custom Sensors and Technologies, Inc. ("CST") for a total enterprise value of $1.0 billion. The acquisition includes the Kavlico, BEI, Crydom and... Read More

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CertainTeed Gypsum Signs Agreement to Acquire Structus Building Technologies, Inc.

August 3, 2015

Acquisition gives CertainTeed Gypsum a leadership position for high-performance drywall corner solutions VALLEY FORGE, Pa. - Saint-Gobain, through its subsidiary, CertainTeed Gypsum, today announced an agreement to purchase Structus Building Technologies, Inc. (SBTI) of Bend, Oregon, a manufacturer of innovative... Read More

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Gerresheimer Will Acquire Centor - Higher Profitability Expected

August 3, 2015

• Centor is the clear market leader in the US prescription plastic vial retail market for oral drugs • The deal extends Gerresheimer’s footprint in the primary pharmaceutical packaging market for prescription drugs significantly • Total consideration of USD 725m on a cash and debt-free basis • All-cash acquisition... Read More

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Ninth Acquisition by Frutarom This Year

August 3, 2015

Frutarom Strengthens Its Position as a Leading Global Player in Citrus - Acquires Scandia Citrus of Florida, USA HERZLIYA, Israel - Frutarom Industries Ltd. ("Frutarom"), one of the world's 10 largest companies in the field of flavors and specialty fine ingredients, announced today the acquisition of the business... Read More

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TransDigm to Acquire PneuDraulics, Inc.

August 3, 2015

CLEVELAND - TransDigm Group Incorporated (NYSE: TDG) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire PneuDraulics, Inc. ("PneuDraulics" or "the Company") for approximately $325 million in cash. The purchase price includes approximately $107 million of tax benefits to be realized by... Read More

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BSM Technologies and Webtech Wireless to Merge

August 3, 2015

Combination creates a global top 20 commercial fleet telematics provider with a focus in rail, government, construction, trucking, and service verticals. • 155,000 subscribers across Canada and the United States • $58 million total revenue • $37 million in recurring subscription revenue • Strong balance sheet with... Read More