Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

ThinkEquity LLC Represents Despatch Industries in Company Acquisition by ITW

July 28, 2011

Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.A. - July 26, 2011 - Despatch Industries, a leading provider of thermal processing equipment for the solar, carbon fiber and thermal technology markets, recently announced that the company has been acquired by Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE: ITW). Despatch selected ThinkEquity LLC to serve... Read More

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Unifrax Announces Acquisition Deal

July 28, 2011

Niagara Falls, NY, July 25, 2011 - Unifrax I LLC ("Unifrax"), the Niagara Falls, NY based manufacturer of ceramic fiber insulation products, announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Super Saffil Limited and Saffil America, Inc. (together, "Saffil") from Dyson Group plc. Terms of the... Read More

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ITW Acquires Despatch Industries; Company is a Leading Provider of Thermal Processing Equipment

July 27, 2011

GLENVIEW, ILLINOIS-(July 22, 2011)-Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE: ITW) today announced that it has acquired Despatch Industries, a leading provider of thermal processing equipment for the solar, carbon fiber and other thermal technology markets. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. With full-year 2011... Read More

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MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. Announces the Acquisitions of American Tool Supply, Inc. and Its Affiliate, American Specialty Grinding Co., Inc.

July 22, 2011

Expands presence in the Northeast with Addition of Regional Metalworking Leader MELVILLE, N.Y., July 18, 2011 - MSC INDUSTRIAL DIRECT CO., INC. (NYSE: MSM), "MSC", one of the premier distributors of Metalworking and Maintenance, Repair and Operations ("MRO") supplies to industrial customers throughout the United... Read More

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Tecomet Announces Acquisition of Kemac Technology

July 20, 2011

BOSTON, MA, July 14, 2011 - Tecomet, a contract manufacturer serving the medical device and aerospace defense industries, announced today that it has acquired Kemac Technology, a photo chemical etching business located in Azusa, CA. Financing for the transaction was arranged by Boston based Charlesbank Capital... Read More

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Degremont Completes Acquisition of AmeriWater

July 19, 2011

Degremont, a subsidiary of SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT announces it has completed the acquisition of AmeriWater, a specialist in high-purity water production. Based in Dayton, Ohio (USA), AmeriWater is operating since 1995 and is a recognized specialist in design, manufacturing and supply of high-purity water treatment... Read More

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Quaker Acquires Remaining Interest in Mexican Affiliate

July 19, 2011

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., July 12, 2011 - Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) announced today that it has acquired the remaining ownership interest in its Mexican affiliate, TecniQuimia Mexicana, S.A. de C.V. Cash consideration of $10.5 million was paid for the 60% interest not previously owned by Quaker, with an... Read More

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Crane Co. Acquires W.T. Armatur Gmbh & Co. KG

July 14, 2011

Maxdorf, Germany (July 12, 2011) - CRANE ChemPharma Flow Solutions(TM), a Crane Co. business and a leading provider of highly engineered products for fluid handling applications worldwide, is pleased to announce its acquisition of German valve manufacturer W.T. Armatur Gmbh & Co. KG. Founded in 1978 and located in... Read More

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Emerson Acquires Net Safety Monitoring, Inc.

July 8, 2011

Acquisition expands depth of Emerson Process Management's safety and security offerings ST. LOUIS (July 5, 2011) - Emerson Process Management, a business of Emerson (NYSE: EMR), has acquired Net Safety Monitoring, Inc., a global leader in the design, development and manufacture of fixed toxic and combustible gas... Read More

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Lytron Acquires Lydall Industrial Thermal Solutions, Inc ("Affinity")

July 8, 2011

June 30, 2011, Woburn, MA, USA: Lytron announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Lydall Industrial Thermal Solutions, Inc ("Affinity") from Lydall, Inc (NYSE). Affinity is a leading designer and manufacturer of high performance industrial chillers and liquid-to-liquid cooling systems for the... Read More

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Federal Equipment Purchases TKF, Inc.

July 6, 2011

CINCINNATI , OH (July 5, 2011) - Federal Equipment Company, a Cincinnati, OH based supplier of integrated systems to the defense industry and commercial helicopter market, has purchased TKF, Inc., a Cincinnati, OH based conveyor systems and manufacturing company. "This deal will strengthen both companies through... Read More

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Timken Completes Philadelphia Gear Acquisition

July 5, 2011

o Timken adds power transmission capabilities of leader in gear-drive services and systems for industrial and marine applications o Plans to extend Philadelphia Gear business model globally CANTON, Ohio, July 1, 2011 - Timken (NYSE: TKR) today announced the completion of its $200 million purchase of Philadelphia... Read More

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Star Packaging and Master Packaging Merge to Form Star Packaging Corporation

June 24, 2011

ATLANTA, GA (June 22, 2011) - Master Packaging, located in Tampa, FL has successfully completed a merger with Star Packaging, based in Atlanta, GA. The combined entity will now be known as Star Packaging Corporation and will be headquartered in Atlanta, GA with operating facilities in both Georgia and Florida... Read More

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Precision Castparts Corp. Expands PCC Energy Group Capabilities With Acquisitions of Rollmet and KLAD

June 22, 2011

PORTLAND, Ore., June 21, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Precision Castparts Corp. (NYSE:PCP) has agreed to acquire the assets of the Rollmet business (Rollmet) from Rockwell Collins and, in a separate deal, has acquired KLAD Manufacturing (KLAD). Rollmet and KLAD will be part of PCC's Energy Products Group, which was... Read More

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Regal Beloit Acquires Australian Fan and Motor Company

June 14, 2011

June 10, 2011 (BELOIT, WI): Regal Beloit Corporation (NYSE: RBC) today announced that the Company has acquired the Australian Fan and Motor Company (AFMC) headquartered in Melbourne, Australia. AFMC manufactures and distributes a wide range of direct drive blowers, fan decks, axial fans and sub fractional motors... Read More

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Transilwrap Company Acquires Interfilm Holdings

June 3, 2011

Acquisition expands product line for customers FRANKLIN PARK, IL - January 5, 2011 -Transilwrap Company, a manufacturer, coater, and precision converter of plastics in the lamination, print, packaging, and industrial markets, announced today the acquisition of Interfilm Holdings, Inc., one of the largest and most... Read More

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Technology Group, Adding Additional Capabilities to its Global Filtration Business

June 2, 2011

CLEVELAND ... Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation (NYSE:ETN) today announced it has agreed to acquire Internormen Technology Group, a leader in hydraulic filtration and instrumentation. The deal is subject to customary closing conditions and terms were not disclosed. "Internormen Technology has... Read More

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Willington Nameplate, Inc. Purchases Decorated Products

May 31, 2011

Willington Nameplate, Inc., (WNP) a leading manufacturer of nameplates, decals and labels, today announced that it has acquired the business assets of Decorated Products (DP) of Westfield, Massachusetts. This strategic move will strengthen WNP's product identification market leadership by expanding its presence in... Read More

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Animatics & Moog

May 26, 2011

Animatics announces that effective today it has been acquired by Moog Incorporated, a motion-control leader with a market capitalization of over $1.8 Billion. "This is a historic and powerful next-step in the evolution of Animatics" says Doug Parentice, President of Animatics. "There is no denying at this point... Read More

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Thermo Fisher Scientific Broadens Portfolio of Single-use Laboratory Products

May 23, 2011

Acquisition of Sterilin Ltd. expands Thermo Scientific consumables offering for microbiology, life science and clinical markets ROCHESTER, N.Y., (May 18, 2011) - Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., the world leader in serving science, today announced that it has acquired Sterilin Ltd., a leading provider of consumable... Read More