Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

CoorsTek Acquires ANCeram GmbH & Co. KG Technical Ceramics

May 7, 2012

Purchase to broaden EU presence and ceramic manufacturing capabilities including aluminum nitride components, brazing & metallizing, and high-strength silicon nitride substrates GOLDEN, Colo., May 1, 2012 - CoorsTek, the world's largest technical ceramics manufacturer, today officially announced the purchase of... Read More

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O'Neal Expands Manufacturing Services Division with Acquisition of Iowa Laser Technology

May 3, 2012

BIRMINGHAM, AL - O'Neal Industries announced today the acquisition of Iowa Laser Technology, Inc., a manufacturer of fabricated metal assemblies and components operating out of a single facility in Cedar Falls, Iowa. The addition of Iowa Laser represents a significant strategic move for O'Neal Manufacturing... Read More

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H&R Construction Parts and Equipment Inc Purchased the Rights to Crawler Equipment Sales

May 2, 2012

As of April 9th, H&R Construction Parts and Equipment Inc purchased the rights to Crawler Equipment Sales in Lawrenceville GA. Over the years H&R Construction has focused on offering our customers the highest quality alternative parts from one of our 4 locations in Buffalo NY, Edmonton AB (Canada), Blue Springs... Read More

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TVI Vision Oy Now Under the Wings on Jai

May 1, 2012

SAN JOSE, CA - April 25, 2012 - JAI, a leading machine vision camera manufacturer, is pleased to announce the acquisition of TVI Vision Oy, Finland. TVI Vision Oy, which has a strong, longstanding presence, especially in the European color line scan market, will contribute to the JAI business with a complete... Read More

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Applied Industrial Technologies to Acquire Distribution Businesses of SKF in Australia and New Zealand

April 30, 2012

Expands Global Capabilities CLEVELAND, April 25, 2012 - Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE: AIT) today announced a definitive agreement to acquire SKF's company-owned distribution businesses in Australia and New Zealand ("SKF Distribution"). The acquisition is expected to be completed by July 1, 2012. SKF... Read More

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PLC Holding Acquires Wisconsin Oven Corporation

April 26, 2012

PLC Holding of France has acquired Wisconsin Oven Corporation, a leading American manufacturer of industrial ovens for the aerospace, automotive, composite and finishing industries. Details regarding the acquisition have not been disclosed. PLC Holding is now comprised of Elmetherm, Elino, Wistra, Wisconsin Oven... Read More

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Metalor Acquires Henkel's Silver and Powder Manufacturing Asset

April 25, 2012

Metalor Technologies International SA (www.metalor.com) and Henkel (www.henkel.com) have signed an agreement for the Metalor Group to acquire Henkel's silver powder manufacturing assets in Port Huron, Michigan. Founded in 1876, Henkel holds globally leading market positions both in the consumer and industrial... Read More

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Cameron to Acquire the TTS Energy Division from TTS Group ASA

April 23, 2012

HOUSTON, April 18, 2012 - Cameron (NYSE: CAM) has agreed to acquire the drilling equipment business of TTS Energy Division from TTS Group ASA (Oslo Stock Exchange) in an all cash transaction valued at $270 million. The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions, including review and approval by the... Read More

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Pawling Corporation Acquires Alpar Architectural Products

April 20, 2012

WASSIAC, N.Y. - Pawling Corporation, a leading provider of wall protection, entrance matting, athletic flooring, and parking and traffic safety solutions today announced that it has acquired Alpar Architectural Products. Alpar produces the construction industry's only truly biobased, rapidly renewable alternative... Read More

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General Cable Expands its Transportation & Industrial Harnesses Business into South America

April 16, 2012

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, KENTUCKY, April 12, 2012 - General Cable Corporation (NYSE: BGC), a global leader in ignition wire harness technology, reported today that it has acquired Délphia Produtos Elétricos Ltda. ("Delphia"), located in São Bernardo do Campo, São Paulo State, Brazil. The business will continue to operate... Read More

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MetricTest Acquired by UK-Based Microlease

April 9, 2012

Silicon Valley-based test equipment specialist will offer more inventory and services with world-class customer support Hayward, CA: 18th October 2011: MetricTest has been acquired by Microlease, the leading test equipment rental and asset management organization in the UK. Recognized by test and measurement... Read More

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Parker Expands Presence in Fluid Power and Process Control Markets with the Acquisition of Snap-tite Incorporated

April 6, 2012

CLEVELAND, April 3, 2012 - Parker Hannifin Corporation (NYSE: PH), the global leader in motion and control technologies, today announced that it has acquired Snap-tite Incorporated of Erie, Pennsylvania. Snap-tite is a manufacturer of innovative high-pressure fluid power components for oil and gas, industrial and... Read More

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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 Chain® 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