Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

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

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Acquisition of a Leader in Home Infusion Therapy in Germany

September 23, 2011

Air Liquide, the European homecare leader, has announced the acquisition of Licher Medical Therapy (LMT), the German leader in medico-technical management of Parkinson's disease and immunodeficient patients treated with infusion therapy at home. Created in 2000, Licher takes care of 420 Parkinson's disease... Read More

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Navitar Life Sciences, Inc. Acquires Assets of Modulation Optics

September 23, 2011

Navitar Life Sciences, Inc. Acquires Assets of Modulation Optics and Hoffman Modulation Contrast® Imaging Technology May 5, 2011 ‐ Rochester, New York ‐ Navitar Life Sciences, Inc., an affiliated entity of Navitar, Inc., a leading optics manufacturer, announced today they have entered into a binding agreement to... Read More

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Acklands-Grainger Continues to Broaden Quebec Presence with Purchase of Baie-Comeau Distributor

September 22, 2011

TORONTO, Sept. 19, 2011 - Acklands-Grainger Inc., Canada's largest distributor of industrial, safety and fastener supplies, today announced it has acquired the assets of Baie-Comeau industrial distributor Fercomat Inc., effective September 19, 2011. Acklands-Grainger expects an incremental sales contribution of... Read More