Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Fives to Reinforce its Activity in Machine Tools with the Acquisition of MAG Americas

March 12, 2013

Fives to reinforce its activity in machine tools with the acquisition of MAG Americas, a global supplier of high-performance capital equipment Paris – Fives has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire MAG Americas, a global supplier of high-performance machining solutions and composite processing. A... Read More

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Key Technology Completes Acquisition of High-end Digital Sorter Innovator Visys

March 6, 2013

WALLA WALLA, Wash. – Key Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: KTEC), a complete solutions provider and worldwide leader in the design and manufacture of process automation systems, announced today that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of Belgium-based Visys NV, a supplier of innovative digital... Read More

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I-VI Incorporated Announces Acquisition of M Cubed Technologies, Inc.; Expansion of Credit Facility

March 5, 2013

PITTSBURGH, PA  – II-VI Incorporated (Nasdaq: IIVI) announced today that it has acquired all of the outstanding shares of M Cubed Technologies, Inc. (M Cubed). The initial consideration consisted of cash of $71.4 million. In addition, the purchase price is subject to customary closing adjustments including a working... Read More

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Hillman Closes H. Paulin & Co., Limited Acquisition

March 4, 2013

CINCINNATI and TORONTO - The Hillman Companies, Inc. (Amex: HLM.Pr) ("Hillman") and H. Paulin Co., Limited (TSX: PAP.A) ("Paulin") are pleased to announce the successful completion of the previously announced arrangement pursuant to which Hillman acquired all of the issued and outstanding Class A common shares (the... Read More

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Key Technology and Visys Announce Merger

March 4, 2013

Complementary Companies Offer Unprecedented Mix of Products and Support Capabilities Worldwide Key Technology, Inc. and Visys NV, a leading provider of chute-fed in-air sorters used by food processors and waste recyclers, have entered into a merger agreement. The combination of Key Technology and Visys creates the... Read More

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Setco Expands Global Spindle Service Network into Asia

February 27, 2013

Cincinnati, Ohio-based manufacturer and servicer of precision machine tool spindles and slides expands globally acquiring Taiwan's leading spindle builder.   CINCINNATI – Setco is proud to announce the purchase of a majority interest in NEO Precision Tech. Co., Ltd., Taichung, Taiwan, Taiwan's premier builder of... Read More

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Rough Brothers Acquires the Assets of XS Smith

February 27, 2013

Rough Brothers, the largest greenhouse manufacturer of North America, has bought the assets of XS Smith, Inc. The purchased assets include all manufacturing equipment and inventory, trade names, and all commercial greenhouse structure. Rough Brothers is intending to utilize the existing XS Smith manufacturing... Read More

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Weiler Corporation Acquires Rei Abrasivos

February 22, 2013

Acquisition expands Weiler Corporation‘s presence in Brazil’s growing Metal Fabrication Industry Weiler Corporation announced today that it has acquired Rei Abrasivos, a manufacturer of vitrified and bonded abrasive products for the metalworking and foundry industries, located in Brazil. Terms of the transaction... Read More

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R-V Bolsters Engineering Capabilities With Acquisition of AccuDraft

February 19, 2013

R-V Industries, Inc. (R-V) has completed an asset acquisition of AccuDraft, LLC, based out of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. The acquisition expands R-V's existing engineering services and customer base. AccuDraft has provided design and drafting services to industrial and engineering clients for over 34... Read More

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Ameristar Strengthens Entry With Acquisition of Prefab Booth Manufacturer

February 18, 2013

Continuing its strategy of delivering exceptional perimeter security products, Ameristar Fence Products recently acquired Parking Booth Company Inc. of Sun Valley, CA.  Parking Booth Company Inc. has been a fixture in the prefabricated booth building industry for over 15 years.  Its contributions in guard booth and... Read More

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HMS Industrial Networks Acquires IXXAT Automation

February 15, 2013

“Together IXXAT and HMS will become an industrial communication group with 350 employees and sales of more than 50 million Euro – a world market leader in our industry,” says Staffan Dahlström, CEO of HMS Industrial Networks AB. HMS Industrial Networks has acquired IXXAT Automation – a leading supplier of... Read More

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Laird Technologies Acquires Nextreme Thermal Solutions Technology

February 15, 2013

Purchase Expands Thermal Management Product Portfolio   St. Louis, Missouri, USA - Laird Technologies, Inc. (Laird), a global leader in the design and supply of customized performance-critical components and systems for advanced electronics and wireless products, today announces the acquisition of Nextreme Thermal... Read More

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Bonal International, Inc. Accepts Proposed Merger

February 15, 2013

ROYAL OAK, Mich. - Bonal International, Inc. (OTC: BONL) announced Friday that its board of directors, on February 1, 2013, unanimously approved an agreement and plan of merger with DePierre Management & Manufacturing, LLC and its newly formed, wholly-owned subsidiary, DMM Acquisition Corporation. Pursuant to the... Read More

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Regal Beloit Announces Acquisition of RAM Motor Business

February 14, 2013

BELOIT, WI - Regal Beloit Corporation (NYSE: RBC) today announced it has completed the acquisition of the RAM motor business previously owned by Schneider Electric. This business manufactures hermetic motors from 250 hp to 2,500 hp for commercial HVAC applications. For fiscal 2013, the Ram acquisition is... Read More

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Acquisition Unites Plastics Industry Leaders Milacron and Mold-Masters

February 14, 2013

Creates leading plastics processing solutions provider committed to bringing the most advanced technologies, products and services to customers across the globe Cincinnati, Ohio and Georgetown, Ontario - Milacron LLC, a global plastics industry leader and provider of premium fluids to the metalworking industry, and... Read More

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Plastic Ingenuity, Inc. Acquires Assets of Vitalo de Mexico, Expanding Thermoforming Facilities in Mexico

February 14, 2013

Plastic Ingenuity, one of North America's leading custom plastic thermoformers, expands into additional thermoforming plant by acquiring assets of Vitalo de Mexico. Plastic Ingenuity, Inc. recently announced that its affiliate, Plastic Ingenuity de Mexico, has purchased the assets of Vitalo de Mexico in Guadalupe... Read More

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Ellsworth Adhesives Acquires Adhesive Methods and Technology

February 12, 2013

GERMANTOWN, WI - Ellsworth Adhesives, the world's largest distributor of adhesive products and dispensing equipment, announced today that it has acquired Tennessee-based distributor, Adhesive Methods and Technology (AMT). With operations based in Memphis, TN, Adhesive Methods and Technology specializes in... Read More

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EJ Ajax Acquires Swirtz Tool & Manufacturing

February 12, 2013

Fridley precision metal-forming company expands in-house tooling capablities (FRIDLEY, MN)-EJ Ajax & Sons, a third-generation metalforming company headquartered in Fridley, MN, has acquired Swirtz Tool & Manufacturing, a Minneapolis tool and die company. Paul Swirtz has joined the EJ Ajax tool room. "Paul has been... Read More

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Unifrax Announces Acquisition Deal

February 8, 2013

Niagara Falls, NY - Unifrax I LLC ("Unifrax"), the Niagara Falls, N.Y. based manufacturer of ceramic fiber insulation products, announced today that it has acquired Lauscha Fiber International ("LFI") from Bürger Glass- und Fasertechnik GmbH and JLR Holding W.L.L. Bahrain, companies controlled by Mr. Gerhard... Read More

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Herguth Laboratories, Inc. Joins the SGS Family

February 1, 2013

SGS is proud to announce the acquisition of Herguth Laboratories, Inc. Herguth Labs is the premier, high end, commercial, oil, grease, fuel and failure analysis laboratory in North America. The acquisition of Herguth Labs with major testing laboratories located in San Francisco and Chicago introduces the SGS... Read More