Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Kennametal Furthers Its Strategy to Balance Metallurgical Sourcing by Acquiring Tungsten Processing Operations in Bolivia

May 17, 2013

Aligned with previously announced plans for a new global recycling facility in the U.S. and expanded tungsten-cobalt powder operations at its Tianjin, China plant serving Asia LATROBE, Pa.– Kennametal Inc. (NYSE: KMT) today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the operating assets of... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Aquatech Acquires Fluid Recovery Services, Creates Leading Water Management Services Network for Oil & Gas Producers in the Marcellus and Utica Shale Region

May 17, 2013

CANONSBURG, Pa.– Aquatech, a global leader in water treatment technology and service solutions, announces the acquisition of Fluid Recovery Services (FRS). Based in Creekside, PA, FRS operates a network of central, satellite and mobile facilities that deliver a menu of environmentally compliant and economically... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Jefferson Rubber Division Acquires Astro Pet Toys

May 15, 2013

Maker of pet toys adds to lineup of popular, American-made products Worcester, MA—Ruff Dawg Pet Toys, a division of Jefferson Rubber Works of Worcester, MA, has  announced the acquisition of Astro Manufacturing Co., also of Worcester, and its line of Astro Pet Toys. The acquisition  adds to Ruff Dawg’s unique and... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Aveka Announces the Acquisition of CCE Technologies

May 10, 2013

Jet Milling and Air Classification expands AVEKA’s particle processing capabilities. Woodbury, MN – AVEKA Inc is proud to announce the acquisition of CCE Technologies, Inc in Cottage Grove, MN, a company offering ultra-fine grinding and sizing solutions. The new acquisition will complement AVEKA’s portfolio by... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Protectoseal Expands Product Line by Acquiring Electronic Systems Design's Octamatic Analyzers

May 3, 2013

Bensenville, IL Protectoseal, a leading manufacturer of Vapor Flame Control Equipment would like to announce the acquisition of the Electronic Systems Design. ESD formerly based in Palatine, Illinois, has been an industry leader for almost 50 years, focusing on innovative solutions for determining the octane ratings... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Handy & Harman Ltd. Subsidiary Lucas-Milhaupt, Inc. Acquires Wolverine Joining Technologies

May 1, 2013

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.— Global diversified manufacturer Handy Harman Ltd. (NASDAQ(CM): HNH) announced today that Lucas-Milhaupt, Inc., an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of HNH, has acquired the assets of Wolverine Joining Technologies, a wholly owned subsidiary of Wolverine Tube. The acquisition of the Warwick... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Leica Microsystems and Leica Biosystems Strengthen Market Position in Brazil

April 30, 2013

Long-Standing Leica Distributors Aotec Have Been Acquired Wetzlar, Germany / Sao Paulo, Brazil. Leica Microsystems and Leica Biosystems have cemented ties with their Brazilian Leica distributor: All shares of Aotec Instrumentos Cientificos Ltda of São Paulo, Brazil, have been acquired. Aotec is a provider of... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. Completes Acquisition of Barnes Distribution North America

April 26, 2013

Strengthens inventory management solutions, expands product portfolio in fasteners, establishes Canada footprint MELVILLE, N.Y. – MSC INDUSTRIAL DIRECT CO., INC. (NYSE: MSM) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of the North American distribution business ("BDNA" or the "Business") of Barnes Group... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

CW Thomas Announced That It Has Acquired Analytic Plastics, Inc.

April 24, 2013

PHILADELPHIA, PA:  –CW Thomas announced that it has acquired Analytic Plastics, Inc. This acquisition of Analytic Plastics assets represents C.W. Thomas’ planned next step of its growth strategy in remaining the premier plastic thermoforming company in the Region. Analytic Plastics, Inc., based in Bensalem, PA, is... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

CECO Environmental to Acquire Met-Pro Corporation

April 23, 2013

Cincinnati, OHIO; Harleysville, PA – CECO Environmental Corp. (NasdaqGM: CECE), a leader in air pollution control technology systems, product recovery and filtration technology, has announced today it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Met-Pro Corporation (NYSE: MPR). Met-Pro is a leading global... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Timken Acquires Smith Services, Inc.; Further Expands Its Industrial Services Offering

April 18, 2013

Based in Princeton, W.Va., newest addition provides motor services in 7 states CANTON, Ohio – The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR; www.timken.com) continues to expand its industrial services capabilities, announcing today that the company has acquired the assets of Smith Services, Inc., based in Princeton, W.Va. In... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Biomedical Structures and Modified Polymer Components Announce Merger

April 15, 2013

Developers of Biomedical Textile and Modified Polymers to Increase Value-Added Offerings to Medical Device OEMs through Bicoastal Presence Warwick, RI, and Sunnyvale, CA – Biomedical Structures (BMS), a developer of biomedical textiles for medical devices and other advanced clinical applications, and Modified... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Armstrong Chemtec Group has Acquired Ibex Food Systems, Ibex Automatic Wax Moulding

April 15, 2013

Armstrong Chemtec Group has purchased IBEX Food Systems which is the market leader with years of technical expertise and experience in automatic paraffin wax slabbing IBEX FOOD SYSTEMS, successor to the internationally recognized Parafreeze, has many years of working within demanding industries where their wax... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

CoorsTek Acquires TMW - Tulsa Machine Works & Manufacturing

April 8, 2013

Acquisition significantly expands CoorsTek reach into the oilfield pump market GOLDEN, Colo.– CoorsTek, Inc., the world's largest technical ceramics manufacturer supplying critical components to high-technology markets, today officially announced the acquisition of Oklahoma-based Tulsa Machine Works Manufacturing... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Elgin Fastener Group Announces Acquisition of Vegas Fastener Manufacturing

April 8, 2013

Batesville, IN – Elgin Fastener Group, LLC (EFG) announced it has completed the acquisition of Vegas Fastener Manufacturing of Las Vegas, Nevada. Jeff Liter, EFG CEO, commented, “The acquisition of Vegas Fastener Manufacturing represents a major advancement in EFG’s goal to become the premier North American... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Klein Tools Acquires Civitella & Cia in Brazil

April 3, 2013

Klein Tools® Acquires Civitella Cia to Expand Operations in South America Klein products now locally available and supported from Brazil (Lincolnshire, IL) – Klein Tools http://www.kleintools.com, for professionals since 1857, has acquired Civitella & Cia Ltda (http://www.civitella.com.br), a privately-held tool... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Acquisition Complete for Plastics Industry Leaders Milacron and Mold-Masters

April 2, 2013

Strengthening its position as a complete plastics industry partner Cincinnati, Ohio and Georgetown, Ontario — Milacron LLC, a global plastics industry leader and provider of premium metalworking fluids, and Mold-Masters, the industry's leading manufacturer of premier hot runner systems, today announced the... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Elgin Fastener Group Announces Acquisition of Telefast Industries, Inc.

March 28, 2013

Batesville, IN - Elgin Fastener Group, LLC (EFG) announced it has completed the acquisition of Telefast Industries, Inc., of Berea, Ohio. Jeff Liter, EFG CEO, commented, “Telefast is a natural fit for our acquisition strategy as they expand our manufacturing capabilities to include the cold heading of internally... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Cantel Medical's Mar Cor Purification Subsidiary Acquires Hemodialysis Water Business from Siemens' Water Technologies Business Unit

March 26, 2013

Further Expanding Mar Cor’s Leadership of the Medical Water Industry LITTLE FALLS, N.J. – CANTEL MEDICAL CORP. (NYSE: CMN), through its Mar Cor Purification subsidiary, has continued the expansion of its water purification and filtration unit with the purchase of the hemodialysis water business from Siemens’ Water... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Severn Trent Plc Divests Meter Installation Business

March 26, 2013

Enterprise Plc to acquire Severn Trent Metering Services (Integra) BIRMINGHAM, U.K. –  Severn Trent Plc has today announced that it has agreed to sell the meter installation business of Severn Trent Metering Services (Integra) to infrastructure maintenance company Enterprise Plc. Severn Trent Metering Services, a... Read More