Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Unifrax Announces Completion of Acquisition

November 2, 2011

Niagara Falls, NY, November 1, 2011 - Unifrax I LLC ("Unifrax"), the Niagara Falls, N.Y. based manufacturer of ceramic fiber insulation products, announced today that its U.K. subsidiary, Unifrax Limited, has completed the previously announced acquisition of Saffil 2011 Limited and Saffil America, Inc. (together... Read More

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FMC Corporation Signs Agreement to Acquire Natural Color and Health Ingredients Innovator South Pole Biogroup

October 31, 2011

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 26, 2011 - FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire South Pole Biogroup Ltda., a Chilean-based natural color and specialty nutrition ingredients manufacturer. The acquisition further expands FMC's portfolio of naturally sourced... Read More

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Cameron Completes LeTourneau Technologies Acquisition

October 28, 2011

HOUSTON, Oct. 24, 2011 - Cameron (NYSE: CAM) today announced it has closed on its purchase of LeTourneau Technologies Drillings Systems and Offshore Products divisions from Joy Global Inc. (NASDAQ: JOYG) for approximately $375 million in cash. Cameron Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jack B. Moore said, "We are... Read More

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Rice Lake Weighing Systems Purchases NORAC Division

October 28, 2011

Rice Lake, WI, October 24th, 2011: In a continuing effort to grow market share in their core markets, Rice Lake Weighing Systems announces their purchase of the weighing division of NORAC Systems International, Inc., a Canadian-based manufacturer of weighing equipment for the agricultural industry. With this... Read More

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Econolite Group Companies Aegis ITS and Team Econolite to Merge

October 20, 2011

Consolidation of division resources designed to better serve customers Anaheim, Calif., October 12, 2011 - Aegis ITS, an Econolite Group, Inc. company, today announced it will merge with fellow Econolite Group company, Team Econolite, to form a single division - Aegis ITS. The consolidation of Team Econolite into... Read More

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Electro-Sensors, Inc. Announces Sale of the AutoData System Division

October 19, 2011

MINNETONKA, Minn., Oct. 12, 2011 - Electro-Sensors, Inc. (Nasdaq: ELSE) (the "Company") announced today that the Company has sold its AutoData Systems Division to Auto Data Inc., a new corporation owned by a group of investors who intend to add personnel and resources in order to further grow the business... Read More

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M. Jacob & Sons Completes Acquisition of Packaging Consultants Group

October 18, 2011

October 17, 2011 - Livonia, Mich. - M. Jacob & Sons (MJS), an industry leading provider of rigid packaging, is pleased to announce the recent acquisition of Packaging Consultants Group (PCG) in Brewster, New York. The acquisition brings together two established and respected names in the packaging industry. MJS will... Read More

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FMC Corporation Completes Acquisition of RheinPerChemie European Persulfates Business

October 17, 2011

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 6, 2011 - FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today the company has completed its acquisition of the European persulfates business of RheinPerChemie GmbH from Unionchimica SpA. The acquisition strengthens FMC Peroxygens' global reach and immediately broadens the company's product portfolio for... Read More

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Aerzen Begins Turbo Production in Korea

October 14, 2011

AERZEN TURBO ACQUIRES KTURBO MANUFACTURING FACILITY Coatesville, Pennsylvania, October, 2011- Aerzen Turbo (Korea), has begun producing the core components of the Aerzen Turbo Blower. Aerzen Turbo acquired the production facility, machinery and hired specialized staff from KTurbo, while KTurbo is moving to a... Read More

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Varian Medical Systems Signs Agreement to Acquire Calypso Medical Technologies; Acquisition Adds Products for Tracking Tumor Motion During Radiosurgery and Radiotherapy

October 12, 2011

PALO ALTO, Calif., and SEATTLE, Sept. 19, 2011 -- Varian Medical Systems, Inc., (NYSE: VAR) and Calypso Medical Technologies, Inc., today announced they have signed a definitive agreement under which Varian will acquire Calypso, a privately-owned, Seattle-based developer and supplier of specialized products and... Read More

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R&D Circuits Acquires Socket Division of Cascade Microtech

October 11, 2011

R&D Circuits Inc. announced that it has acquired the test socket design and manufacturing division of Cascade Microtech, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCD). The division operates out of Brooklyn Park, Minnesota and will now operate under the name R&D INTERCONNECT SOLUTIONS. Jim Russell, President and CEO of R&D Circuits said... Read More

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Timken Completes Drives LLC Acquisition

October 11, 2011

Addition of drive chain maker further expands Timken power transmission portfolio for diverse industrial applications; product offering to be expanded globally CANTON, Ohio, Oct. 3, 2011 - The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR) today announced it has completed the $92 million acquisition of Drives LLC, a leading... Read More

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Hitachi Data Systems to Acquire Shoden Data Systems

October 10, 2011

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - October 5, 2011 - Hitachi Data Systems Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE: HIT/ TSE: 6501), today announced its intention to acquire Shoden Data Systems (Shoden), a leading provider of data center technology solutions in South Africa and across the sub-Saharan... Read More

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Measurement Specialties Inc. Acquires Celesco

October 10, 2011

HAMPTON, Va., Oct. 3, 2011 - Measurement Specialties, Inc. (Nasdaq:MEAS) (the "Company"), a global designer and manufacturer of sensors and sensor-based systems, announced today that they have completed the acquisition of Celesco Transducer Products Inc, a leader in the design and manufacture of cable extension... Read More

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Quaker Chemical Acquires G.W. Smith & Sons, Inc.

October 6, 2011

Quaker becomes a leading die casting lubricant provider in the U.S. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Oct. 3, 2011 - Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) announced today that it has acquired G.W. Smith & Sons, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of die cast lubricants ("G.W. Smith"). The acquired business has net sales... Read More

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CODA Holdings Acquires Battery Management Systems Leader EnergyCS

October 6, 2011

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 14, 2011 - CODA Holdings, a California based developer of electric vehicles, EV propulsion systems and stationary energy storage applications, announced that it had acquired EnergyCS, a leading developer of battery management systems (BMS). "EnergyCS has been an integral partner in the... Read More

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Sealed Air Completes Acquisition of Diversey Holdings, Inc.

October 5, 2011

Creates New Global Leader in Food Safety and Security, Facility Hygiene and Product Protection ELMWOOD PARK, N.J., Monday, October 3, 2011 - Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE) announced today that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of Diversey Holdings, Inc. ("Diversey"), a leading solutions... Read More

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Western Shield Label Company Acquires Self-Stik Labels

October 4, 2011

Rancho Dominguez, CA (October 1st, 2011) -- Western Shield Label Company, a leading label converter in Southern California, today announced that they have acquired Self-Stik Labels a label printer based in Chatsworth, CA, with expertise in the health/beauty and cosmetic markets. With the addition of Self-Stik... Read More

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PI Acquires a Majority Share in Micro-Positioning Specialist miCos

September 29, 2011

Karlsruhe - Eschbach. Piezo and nanopositioning technologiy market leader PI (Physik Instrumente) recently acquired a majority share of micropositioning / motion control specialist miCos GmbH in Eschbach, Germany. Extended Product Range The acquisition allows Karlsruhe-based PI to supplement its extensive... Read More

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Marathon Heater Inc. Acquires New Plant

September 28, 2011

Marathon Heater is pleased to announce that we have purchased Glenn Electric Heater Company's Brownsville, TN manufacturing plant and design information for all their product lines. The following new products will be added to the Marathon product line: -Tubular heaters -Immersion heaters -Starflex band... Read More