Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

PaR Systems Acquires Marine Systems Technology Ltd. in the United Kingdom

June 21, 2012

Saint Paul/Minneapolis, Minnesota - PaR Systems, Inc. announces the purchase of Marine Systems Technology Ltd., a leading expert in lightweight composites, fire protection and composite engineering, and affiliated company MST Engineering Ltd., designers and manufacturers of marine doors, panels, hatches, scuttles... Read More

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Elgin Fastener Group Announces Acquisition of Northern Wire, LLC

June 19, 2012

Versailles, IN - Elgin Fastener Group, LLC (EFG) announces the completed acquisition of Northern Wire, LLC of Merrill, Wisconsin. Founded in 1970, Northern Wire has grown into one of the leading privately held wire forming companies in the United States. Jeff Liter, EFG CEO, said, "The acquisition of Northern Wire... Read More

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Caster Concepts Acquires LARCASTER/Owl Welding

June 19, 2012

ALBION, Mich. - Caster Concepts, Inc. located in Albion, MI and the manufacturer of heavy duty industrial casters and wheels announced this morning that it has acquired the assets and select liabilities of LARCASTER/Owl Welding located in Selkirk, Manitoba. The deal is effective immediately. President William H... Read More

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SiliCycle Inc. Acquires Chromatography Sciences Company (CSC) Inc.

June 11, 2012

SiliCycle Inc., the fine chemical manufacturer having its headquarters in the Quebec Metro High Tech Parc, known as a worldwide leader in the development, the manufacturing, and the commercialization of high value silica-based and specialty products for chromatography, analytical, and organic chemistry, announces... Read More

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Hisco Acquires Regional Distributor TC Services

June 8, 2012

HOUSTON - Hisco, an employee-owned, specialty distribution company serving the electronic assembly, fiber optic, aerospace, defense, renewable energy, medical device and other industrial markets in North America, announces the acquisition of Minnesota-based TC Services, Inc. This value-added distributor supplies... Read More

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MESA International and WBF, the Organization for Production Technology Announce Merger

June 8, 2012

Merger Expands Operations Management Capabilities and Delivers Greater Value for Members and Industry Partners CHANDLER, ARIZ., - MESA (Manufacturing Enterprise Solutions Association) International and WBF, The Organization for Production Technology announced today they have entered into a definitive agreement to... Read More

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Tramec, LLC Acquires LRG Fastener Corporation (Continental-Aero)

June 7, 2012

Iola, Kansas - Gary Sullo, President of Tramec, LLC, announced the acquisition of LRG Fastener Corporation (Continental-Aero), headquartered in Harrison, New Jersey. The new legal entity, Tramec Continental-Aero, LLC, will be fully integrated into Tramec, LLC. Continental-Aero, a stocking master distributor of... Read More

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General Cable to Acquire Majority Interest in Procables S.A. of Colombia

June 6, 2012

Further Expanding its Market Position in Latin America General Cable Corporation (NYSE: BGC), one of the most globally diversified industrial companies, announced today that it has agreed to acquire a majority interest (60%) in Procables S.A (Procables) for total consideration of $45 million, subject to typical... Read More

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The Vollrath® Company Acquires Polar Ware® / Stoelting

June 5, 2012

Acquisition Extends Vollrath's Offering in Array of Foodservice Categories Vollrath President and Chief Executive Officer, Paul Bartelt, announced the acquisition of Kiel, Wisconsin based Polar Ware Company including the Stoelting operation. Stoelting is a diverse manufacturer with three primary divisions: food... Read More

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General Cable Corporation to Acquire Alcan Cable, The Wire and Cable Business of Rio Tinto PLC

May 22, 2012

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, KENTUCKY, May 21, 2012 - General Cable Corporation (NYSE: BGC) (the Company) announced today that it has agreed to acquire Alcan Cable, the wire and cable business of Rio Tinto plc (Rio Tinto) (LSE: RIO). The purchase price is $185 million in cash, subject to customary adjustments primarily related... Read More

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ATW Companies Announces Acquisition of Metalform Company

May 22, 2012

Pistol magazine technologies to enhance company's defense capabilities WARWICK, RI - ATW Companies, a leading provider of engineered metal manufacturing solutions, announces the acquisition of Metalform Company, a New Britain, CT-based gun magazine manufacturing firm, by A.T. Wall, ATW's precision stamping and... Read More

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MATHESON Acquires Airweld, Inc.

May 16, 2012

Basking Ridge, NJ - May 11, 2012 - MATHESON has successfully acquired the assets and business of US Airweld, Inc., based in Phoenix, Arizona with operations located throughout Arizona and New Mexico. This purchase will improve MATHESON's existing business in Phoenix, Tucson, and Albuquerque as well as expand the... Read More

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Oilind Safety Becomes Airgas On-Site Safety Services

May 10, 2012

RADNOR, PA - May 7, 2012 - Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG) today announced that Oilind Safety, Inc. has changed its name to Airgas On-Site Safety Services, Inc. Airgas acquired Oilind Safety, which provides safety equipment rentals and safety management services, in 2008 and it has been one of Airgas' fastest growing... Read More

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Agilent Technologies, Centellax Announce Agilent Will Acquire Centellax's Test and Measurement Business

May 7, 2012

SANTA CLARA and SANTA ROSA, Calif., April 27, 2012 - Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) and Centellax today announced they have signed a definitive agreement for Agilent to acquire the assets of Centellax's test and measurement business. Centellax, a privately held company, designs and manufactures key technology... Read More

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CoorsTek Acquires ANCeram GmbH & Co. KG Technical Ceramics

May 7, 2012

Purchase to broaden EU presence and ceramic manufacturing capabilities including aluminum nitride components, brazing & metallizing, and high-strength silicon nitride substrates GOLDEN, Colo., May 1, 2012 - CoorsTek, the world's largest technical ceramics manufacturer, today officially announced the purchase of... Read More

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O'Neal Expands Manufacturing Services Division with Acquisition of Iowa Laser Technology

May 3, 2012

BIRMINGHAM, AL - O'Neal Industries announced today the acquisition of Iowa Laser Technology, Inc., a manufacturer of fabricated metal assemblies and components operating out of a single facility in Cedar Falls, Iowa. The addition of Iowa Laser represents a significant strategic move for O'Neal Manufacturing... Read More

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H&R Construction Parts and Equipment Inc Purchased the Rights to Crawler Equipment Sales

May 2, 2012

As of April 9th, H&R Construction Parts and Equipment Inc purchased the rights to Crawler Equipment Sales in Lawrenceville GA. Over the years H&R Construction has focused on offering our customers the highest quality alternative parts from one of our 4 locations in Buffalo NY, Edmonton AB (Canada), Blue Springs... Read More

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TVI Vision Oy Now Under the Wings on Jai

May 1, 2012

SAN JOSE, CA - April 25, 2012 - JAI, a leading machine vision camera manufacturer, is pleased to announce the acquisition of TVI Vision Oy, Finland. TVI Vision Oy, which has a strong, longstanding presence, especially in the European color line scan market, will contribute to the JAI business with a complete... Read More

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Applied Industrial Technologies to Acquire Distribution Businesses of SKF in Australia and New Zealand

April 30, 2012

Expands Global Capabilities CLEVELAND, April 25, 2012 - Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE: AIT) today announced a definitive agreement to acquire SKF's company-owned distribution businesses in Australia and New Zealand ("SKF Distribution"). The acquisition is expected to be completed by July 1, 2012. SKF... Read More

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PLC Holding Acquires Wisconsin Oven Corporation

April 26, 2012

PLC Holding of France has acquired Wisconsin Oven Corporation, a leading American manufacturer of industrial ovens for the aerospace, automotive, composite and finishing industries. Details regarding the acquisition have not been disclosed. PLC Holding is now comprised of Elmetherm, Elino, Wistra, Wisconsin Oven... Read More