Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Astrodyne Corporation Acquires Jerome Industries

May 18, 2011

Provider AC/DC Medical & Military Power Supply Products Mansfield, MA - May 2, 2011 - Astrodyne Corporation, a leading provider of power solutions, announced it has completed the acquisition of Jerome Industries ("Jerome"). Since 1964, Elizabeth, New Jersey-based Jerome has been a supplier of modified custom... Read More

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Microsoft to Acquire Skype

May 13, 2011

Combined companies will benefit consumers, businesses and increase market opportunity. REDMOND, Wash., and LUXEMBOURG, May 10, 2011 - Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: "MSFT") and Skype Global S.a r.l today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Microsoft will acquire Skype, the leading... Read More

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Airgas Acquires Pain Enterprises, Inc., Based in Bloomington, Indiana

May 12, 2011

RADNOR, PA - May 9, 2011 -- Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG) today announced it has completed the acquisition of Pain Enterprises, Inc. ("Pain"), a producer and distributor of dry ice and carbon dioxide throughout the Midwestern U.S. The Bloomington, IN-based business serves a wide range of customers, including the food and... Read More

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Rhino Linings Corporation Acquires Concrete Solutions, Inc.

May 11, 2011

Concrete Solutions enables Rhino Linings Corporation to expand service and concrete coating product offerings. San Diego, CA (May 6, 2011) - Rhino Linings Corporation ("Rhino"), a global provider of protective polyurethane, polyurea, polyaspartic and epoxy coatings is excited to announce the acquisition of... Read More

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Applied Industrial Technologies Acquires Gulf Coast Bearing & Supply Co.

May 6, 2011

CLEVELAND, May 3, 2011 - Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE: AIT) today announced that it has acquired the assets of Gulf Coast Bearing & Supply Co. of Corpus Christi, Texas. Gulf Coast Bearing & Supply is a full line bearing and power transmission distributor with locations in Corpus Christi and Pharr, Texas... Read More

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Solidscape Sells to 3D Printer Maker, Stratasys

May 6, 2011

Merrimack, NH, May 3, 2011 - Solidscape®, Inc., manufacturer of high-precision 3D printers, announced today the terms of its sale to Minneapolis-based Stratasys, Inc. (NASDAQ: SSYS) also a manufacturer of 3D printers and other additive manufacturing systems. Stratasys acquired Solidscape, Inc. for $38 million plus... Read More

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Novell Completes Merger with Attachmate and Patent Sale to CPTN Holdings LLC

May 3, 2011

WALTHAM, Mass., April 27, 2011 - Novell, Inc. (NASDAQ: NOVL), the leader in intelligent workload management, today announced that it has completed its previously announced merger, whereby Attachmate Corporation acquired Novell for $6.10 per share in cash. Novell is now a wholly owned subsidiary of The Attachmate... Read More

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Johnson & Johnson and Synthes Announce Definitive Merger Agreement to Create World's Most Innovative and Comprehensive Orthopaedics Business

May 3, 2011

Transaction Valued at $21.3 Billion, Based on CHF 159.0 Per Share NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. and WEST CHESTER, Pa., April 27, 2011 - Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ), the world's most comprehensive and broadly-based manufacturer of health care products, and Synthes, Inc. (SWX:SYST.VX), a premier global manufacturer of... Read More

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Alliance Data's Epsilon Business to Acquire Aspen Marketing Services, the Nation's Largest Independently Owned Marketing Services Agency

April 28, 2011

DALLAS, April 25, 2011 - Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE: ADS), a leading provider of loyalty and marketing solutions derived from transaction-rich data, today announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire Aspen Marketing Services (Aspen). The largest privately held marketing services agency in the... Read More

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MasTec Acquires Canadian Energy Infrastructure Company Fabcor

April 28, 2011

CORAL GABLES, Fla., April 26, 2011 - MasTec, Inc. (NYSE: MTZ) today announced that it has acquired Fabcor TargetCo, Ltd., and its subsidiaries ("Fabcor"), a Canadian pipeline and facility construction services company with offices in Grand Prairie, Alberta and Dawson Creek, British Columbia, Canada. Fabcor's... Read More

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Expansion of Packaging Technology: Bosch to Take Over Pharmaceuticals Specialists

April 28, 2011

Completion of value-added chain o Hüttlin in Schopfheim, Germany, specializes in drying and granulation o Manesty in Knowsley, GB, produces tablet presses and coaters o Together these companies employ just under 200 staff Waiblingen - On April 27, 2011, Bosch signed agreements to acquire Hüttlin GmbH and... Read More

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GE Completes Acquisition of John Wood Group PLC's Well Support Division, Increasing Position in Enhanced Oil Recovery and Shale Gas Production

April 28, 2011

Houston, Texas-April 26, 2011-GE (NYSE: GE) is pleased to announce it has completed the strategic acquisition of John Wood Group PLC's Well Support Division, expanding GE Oil & Gas' extensive drilling and surface manufacturing and services portfolio. The John Wood Group PLC Well Support division, which has over... Read More

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Accuray Incorporated Announces HSR Clearance in Acquisition of TomoTherapy

April 28, 2011

SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 26, 2011 - Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY), a global leader in the field of radiosurgery, today announced the expiration of the mandatory, pre-merger waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino (HSR) Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, in connection with the previously announced... Read More

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MATHESON Acquires Quimby Welding Supplies, Inc.

April 28, 2011

Basking Ridge, NJ - April 27, 2011 - MATHESON has successfully acquired the assets and business of Quimby Welding Supplies, Inc., based in Portland, Oregon. Quimby is the largest independent welding supply business in the greater Portland, Oregon and southern Washington areas. This purchase will add four new... Read More

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Broadcom Completes Acquisition of Provigent

April 28, 2011

IRVINE, Calif., April 25, 2011 - Broadcom Corporation (Nasdaq: BRCM), a global innovation leader in semiconductors for wired and wireless communications, today announced it has completed the acquisition of Provigent Inc., a leading provider of highly integrated, high performance, mixed signal semiconductors for... Read More

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Dana Holding Corporation Agrees to Buy Commercial Vehicle Axle Business from Its Joint Venture, Axles India, Ltd.

April 28, 2011

Third Investment in 2011 Underscores Dana's Commitment to Expand Presence in Emerging Markets MAUMEE, Ohio, April 25, 2011 - Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement with Axles India, Ltd. (AIL), to acquire select assets of AIL's commercial truck axle... Read More

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Garb Oil & Power Corporation in Negotiations with FDG di Collu S.r.l. to Acquire Its Rubber Recycling Business in Italy

April 28, 2011

SALT LAKE CITY, April 25, 2011 - Garb Oil & Power Corporation ("Garb") (OTCQB: GARB) is pleased to announce that it has identified a strong rubber recycling acquisition candidate with existing contracts and substantial facilities. The candidate is located in Italy and could play a significant role related to... Read More

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Novacoast Announces Acquisition of Network Design & Integration

April 28, 2011

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., April 25, 2011 - Novacoast, Inc., an IT professional services and product development firm, announces the acquisition of Network Design & Integration, a privately held company that has served the national market in enterprise security for over 15 years. David Balcar, President of Network... Read More

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Celestica to Acquire Brooks Automation's Semiconductor Equipment Contract Manufacturing Operations

April 28, 2011

Acquisition to strengthen Celestica's capabilities in complex mechanical and systems integration services TORONTO, April 21 - Celestica Inc. (NYSE: CLS) (TSX: CLS), a global leader in the delivery of end-to-end product lifecycle solutions, today announced that it has agreed to acquire the semiconductor... Read More

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M/A-COM Technology Solutions Acquires Optomai, Inc

April 28, 2011

High Performance Modulator Drivers and Transimpedance Amplifiers to Enable Next Generation 40G and 100G Optical Networks Lowell, MA, April 26, 2011 - M/A-COM Technology Solutions (M/A-COM Tech) today announced that it has acquired privately-held Optomai, Inc. Optomai is a fabless semiconductor company that develops... Read More