Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Timken Acquires Wazee Companies, LLC; Expands Industrial Service Offerings

January 7, 2013

Denver-based business provides electrical and mechanical solutions CANTON, Ohio - The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR; today announced its acquisition of the assets of Wazee Companies, LLC, a regional leader providing motor, generator, wind and industrial crane services to diverse end markets including... Read More

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LA-CO Industries, Inc. Acquires Tempil®

January 4, 2013

LA-CO Industries, Inc. announces the acquisition of Tempil®, a division of Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW). A company dedicated to innovation, Tempil is at the forefront of accurate temperature indication technologies for Welding, Supply Chain and Process Integrity, and Healthcare Sterilization markets. Since... Read More

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CHEMIR Welcomes SEAL Labs to EAG

January 3, 2013

Evans Analytical Group, Inc. (EAG) recently announced the acquisition of Scanning Electron Analysis Laboratories, Inc., also known as SEAL Labs, a leader in metallurgical investigations, failure analysis and litigation support. SEAL will operate as a business unit within the EAG Materials Characterization (MC... Read More

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Airgas Enhances Equipment Rental and Service Offering with Acquisition of Texas-Based D&D Power, LLC

January 2, 2013

RADNOR, PA - Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG), the largest U.S. supplier of industrial, medical, and specialty gases, and related products, today announced that Red-D-Arc, Inc., an Airgas company, has acquired D&D Power, LLC, a Texas-based equipment rental and services business which provides mobile power generation and... Read More

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Airgas Announces Core Business Acquisitions

December 24, 2012

Adds four industrial gas and welding supply distributors with combined annual revenues of approximately $20 million RADNOR, PA - Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG), the largest U.S. supplier of industrial, medical, and specialty gases, and related products, today announced that it has acquired the assets and operations of... Read More

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Hillman Agrees to Acquire H. Paulin & Co., Limited

December 21, 2012

CINCINNATI and TORONTO - The Hillman Companies Inc. (Amex: HLM.Pr) ("Hillman") and H. Paulin & Co., Limited (TSX: PAP.A) ("Paulin") are pleased to announce that they have entered into a definitive agreement (the "Arrangement Agreement") which provides for the acquisition by Hillman, pursuant to a plan of arrangement... Read More

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Plaskolite Acquires Pexco Extruded Sheet Business

December 20, 2012

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Plaskolite, Inc., the nation's largest manufacturer of continuously processed acrylic sheet products, has acquired the extruded sheet business of Pexco LLC. Pexco, an Atlanta, GA.-based manufacturer of custom-extruded plastic products, is selling its Columbia, S.C. - based extruded sheet business... Read More

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Rhino Linings Corporation Acquires BioBased Insulation®

December 14, 2012

BioBased Insulation® enables Rhino Linings Corporation to expand spray foam product offerings. San Diego, CA - Rhino Linings Corporation ("Rhino Linings"), a global provider of protective polyurethane, polyurea, polyaspartic and epoxy coatings is excited to announce the acquisition of BioBased Insulation®, a... Read More

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Curbell Plastics Acquires American Plastics and Waggoner Plastics, Offers New Opportunities for Customers

December 7, 2012

Curbell Plastics, Inc. (, a leading plastics provider, announced that they are acquiring American Plastics ( and Waggoner Plastics ( in Texas. American Plastics / Waggoner Plastics will become one of Curbell's 16 sales and distribution... Read More

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Roanwell Corporation Enters Deep Sea Marine Market with Acquisition of Bees Manufacturing, LLC

December 4, 2012

BRONX, N.Y. -- Roanwell Corporation ("Roanwell"), est. 1948, a diversified manufacturer of rugged communications equipment and contract manufacturer of high precision close tolerance machined parts, today announced it has purchased the operations of Bees Manufacturing, LLC. Bees Manufacturing, LLC, ("Bees"), est... Read More

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Yaskawa Europe to Acquire Majority Shares of VIPA

December 4, 2012

Acquisition Strengthens Yaskawa's Automation Solutions Portfolio Waukegan, IL. The Drives & Motion Division of Yaskawa America, Inc. is pleased to announce that Yaskawa Electric Corporation ("YASKAWA") has signed an agreement between its European subsidiary, YASKAWA Europe GmbH ("YEU") based in Eschborn... Read More

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Pallet Manufacturers CABKA and IPS are Merging

November 27, 2012

· A broad-based international provider of plastic pallets, boxes and container boxes is founded · Product portfolios and production sites complement one another effectively · Organic growth planned through innovation CABKA GmbH, Germany, and IPS - Innova Packaging Systems NV, Belgium, are to merge under the... Read More

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ICL Acquires Gemini Scientific

November 26, 2012

GARFIELD, N.J., U.S.A.: International Crystal Laboratories (ICL) has acquired Gemini Scientific (Gemini), Buena Park, CA, U.S.A. Gemini specializes in the manufacture of high quality gas cells for FTIR spectroscopy. ICL manufactures spectroscopy accessories as well as crystal optics and II-VI semiconductors... Read More

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Lucas-Milhaupt Acquires Inmet

November 21, 2012

Lucas-Milhaupt, Inc., a subsidiary of Handy & Harman Ltd. (NASDAQ(CM): HNH), announced today that it has acquired Inmet Metal Processing Plant Ltd., Gliwice, Poland, an alloy maker with innovative products for a number of specialized applications, including metal-joining, electrical contacts and plating. Terms of... Read More

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Nassco Inc. Acquires Messner Inc. of Madison, WI

November 16, 2012

Nassco Inc. announced the acquisition of Messner Inc. of Madison, WI. Messner Inc. began in 1941as the Refrigeration Equipment Co. In 1959 the company changed its name to Messner Inc. becoming a well-recognized family business in the distribution of janitorial and building maintenance supplies in... Read More

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Western Shield Label Company Acquires the Assets of Southern California Label, LLC

November 14, 2012

Rancho Dominguez, CA - Western Shield Label Company, a leading label converter in Southern California, recently announced that they have acquired the assets of Southern California Label, LLC., a label printer based in Anaheim, CA with expertise in the Health and Beauty (HABA) and Cosmetic markets. With the... Read More

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General Cable Corporation Completes the Acquisition of Prestolite Wire

November 9, 2012

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, KENTUCKY - General Cable Corporation (NYSE: BGC), the "Company," announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Prestolite Wire LLC (Prestolite). A well-established, privately-owned manufacturer, Prestolite, through its two manufacturing facilities in the United States and Mexico... Read More

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CGR Products Expands with Acquisition of Wisconsin Manufacturer

November 8, 2012

CGR Products, a fabricator of flexible materials with a nearly 50-year history of providing customized solutions to the manufacturing industry, has acquired Wisconsin-based gasket and sealing product manufacturer EG Gasket, it was announced today. The acquisition was announced jointly by Chuck Keeley... Read More

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Schenck Process Acquires Shenyang Stock Electric Power Equipment Company Ltd.

November 6, 2012

Expansion of market position in power industry Schenck Process has acquired all shares in Shenyang Stock Electric Power Equipment Company Ltd from Shenyang Electric. As of the end of September, Schenck Process now holds 100 percent of the shares in its former joint venture. The joint venture was founded in 1993... Read More

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Taco Acquires Hydroflo Pumps

October 30, 2012

Development Opens Up New Markets for Taco And Will Grow Hydroflo Cranston, RI - Taco, Inc., a leading supplier of advanced equipment and systems for use in HVAC applications, has announced its purchase of Hydroflo Pumps ( of Fairview, Tennessee. Announcement of the purchase was made by John... Read More