Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Rice Lake Acquires Seattle-Based Measurement Systems International

April 6, 2012

Rice Lake Weighing Systems announces the purchase of Measurement Systems International (MSI), a scale equipment manufacturer based in Seattle, Washington. MSI has been in business in business since 1977 with niche technologies such as crane scales, aircraft load monitors, and more, that are now sought after and... Read More

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Airgas Acquires Nordan Smith Operating in Mississippi, Arkansas, and Alabama

April 5, 2012

RADNOR, PA - March 30, 2012 - Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG) today announced it has acquired the assets and operations of Industrial Welding Supplies of Hattiesburg, LLC, which is doing business as Nordan Smith, a Hattiesburg, MS-based distributor of industrial, medical, and specialty gases and related supplies. The... Read More

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One Equity Partners Completes Acquisition of Sonneborn

April 3, 2012

PARSIPPANY, NJ, March 30, 2012 - Sonneborn Holdings, LLC. ("Sonneborn"), a world leader in the manufacture and supply of high-purity specialty hydrocarbons, announced today One Equity Partners ("OEP") has completed the acquisition of the outstanding shares of Sonneborn from Sun Capital Partners ("Sun"). Bob... Read More

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Linx Technologies Acquires Radiotronix and Announces New Products

April 2, 2012

March 28, 2012 - Linx Technologies, a developer and manufacturer of wireless products such as radio frequency (RF) modules, has acquired substantially all the assets of Radiotronix, another developer and manufacturer of RF modules. Linx will manufacture and provide long-term support for the Wi.232DTS, Wi.232FHSS... Read More

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Jampro Antennas to Have Expanded, More Powerful Presence at NAB 2012

March 23, 2012

Sacramento, CA - Jampro Antennas, Inc. - a world leader in the manufacture and design of radio frequency components and antennas for radio and television transmission - will have a stronger presence at NAB since the US-based manufacturer acquired Alan Dick Broadcast, one of the oldest names in Europe known for... Read More

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Bead Industries Looks for New Acquisition to Accelerate Growth

March 22, 2012

Bead Industries, Inc. is a successful 98 year-old manufacturing and distribution company based in Milford, CT. Their diversified businesses include electronic interconnect, commercial plumbing and Bead ChainĀ® products. Bead acquired Autoswage Products' tubular and square wire swaging operation for cash in December... Read More

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MOCON to Acquire Danish Packaging Technology Company

March 19, 2012

PBI-Dansensor is a leading provider of MAP instruments with $19.3 million in sales in 2011 MINNEAPOLIS - MOCON, Inc. (NasdaqGM:MOCO) today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire PBI-Dansensor A/S (Dansensor) of Ringsted, Denmark, a privately-held leading manufacturer of specialized instrumentation for... Read More

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Hammond Power Solutions Inc. Completes Acquisition of Pan-Electro Technic Enterprises Private Limited in India

March 19, 2012

GUELPH, ONTARIO - Feb. 23, 2012 - Hammond Power Solutions Inc. ("HPS") (TSX:HPS.A) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Pan-Electro Technic Enterprises Private Limited ("PETE") in India, acquiring a 70% equity ownership of its transformer business. The company will operate as PETE - Hammond... Read More

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Eau Claire-based Culligan Man Acquires Minnesota Dealership

March 19, 2012

Eau Claire, Wis. - Effective January 1, 2012, Sterling Water-Minnesota, LLC d.b.a Culligan of South Central Minnesota has acquired Culligan Water Conditioning of Glenwood and Willmar. The deal included all current customers, assets and equipment, as well as the existing building located at 800 Campbell Avenue NW in... Read More

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Samuel Increases Participation in Freight Car Industry - Acquires Stanrail Corporation

March 15, 2012

Wayne K. Bassett, President and CEO of Samuel, Son & Co., Limited, announced the acquisition of Stanrail Corporation, a premier designer, manufacturer and distributor of railcar components effective March 1, 2012. Stanrail becomes part of the Roll Form Group, a division of Samuel. Located in Gary, Indiana Stanrail... Read More

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Gordon Brush Acquires Assets of The Footwork Corporation

March 9, 2012

COMMERCE, CA -- March 1, 2012. Gordon Brush Mfg. Co., Inc., taking another step towards steady company expansion, has acquired the assets of The FootWork Corporation of Sarasota, Florida. All assets, including the trademarked FootMate(TM) System are now under the Gordon Brush umbrella. The FootMate(TM) System is... Read More

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Laird Technologies Acquires Emerson & Cuming Microwave Products

March 6, 2012

Purchase expands EMI Solutions portfolio with established product brands St. Louis, Missouri, USA - March 2, 2012 - Laird Technologies, Inc., a global technology company focused on providing components and solutions that protect electronic devices from electromagnetic interference and heat, and that enable... Read More

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Elgin Fastener Group Acquires Quality Bolt & Screw

March 5, 2012

Versailles, IN - Elgin Fastener Group, LLC (EFG) announces the completed acquisition of Quality Bolt & Screw Co. of Brecksville, Ohio. Founded in 1958, Quality Bolt & Screw is a manufacturer of custom engineered cold headed/cold formed bolts, pins, studs, chain, military and other custom fasteners. With ISO... Read More

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ATS Provides Update on Photowatt France Judicial Recovery Process

March 2, 2012

CAMBRIDGE, ON, Feb. 27, 2012 - ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc. (TSX: ATA) ("ATS" or the "Company") announced that in a decision rendered today, the Commercial Court of Vienne (France) has authorized EDF Energies Nouvelles Reparties (EDF ENR), a subsidiary of the EDF group which is dedicated to renewable... Read More

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MW Industries, Inc. Announces Acquisition of Pontotoc Spring

February 24, 2012

Leading Manufacturer of Engineered Springs Expands Operations To Mississippi LOGANSPORT, Ind., Feb. 21, 2012 - MW Industries, Inc., a leading U.S. manufacturer of highly engineered specialty springs and fasteners, continued the expansion of its operations with the announcement today of its acquisition of Pontotoc... Read More

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Bosch Plans to Acquire Eisai's Machinery Business Companies

February 15, 2012

Expansion of Bosch Packaging Technology Acquisition strengthens position in the pharmaceutical market o Eisai machinery business companies specialize in inspection technology as well as the sale of packaging machines and materials o Rising demands on the production and packaging process due to increasing levels of... Read More

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Regal Beloit Announces Acquisition of Milwaukee Gear Company

February 7, 2012

February 3, 2012 (BELOIT, WI): Regal Beloit Corporation (NYSE: RBC) today announced that it has acquired Milwaukee Gear Company, a Wisconsinbased leading manufacturer of highly engineered gearing components for oil and gas applications as well as a wide variety of other commercial and industrial applications. The... Read More

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Teseq Holding AG Acquires MILMEGA to Expand RF Power Amplifier Capabilities

February 7, 2012

Zug, Switzerland, February 2012 - Teseq Holding AG, a leading developer and provider of instrumentation and systems for EMC emission and immunity testing, has acquired UK-based MILMEGA, Ltd., a leading specialist in the design and manufacture of solid state, high-power microwave and RF amplifiers. The acquisition... Read More

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Applied Industrial Technologies Acquires Two Quebec Distributors

February 6, 2012

Solutions Industrielles Chicoutimi - Chicoutimi, Quebec Specialites Industrielles Harvey - Quebec City, Quebec CLEVELAND, Feb. 1, 2012 - Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE: AIT) today announced it has acquired the businesses of Solutions Industrielles Chicoutimi and Specialites Industrielles Harvey. Terms of... Read More

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Siemens Broadens Wastewater and Water Treatment Portfolio

January 31, 2012

Siemens Industry Automation Division entered into an agreement to acquire Cambridge Water Technology, based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, on January 24, 2012. With this acquisition, Siemens intends to strengthen its product portfolio with a leading-edge technology. The acquisition of Cambridge Water... Read More