Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Portola Packaging to Acquire Closure Manufacturer Integra-Seal Industries

March 29, 2011

NAPERVILLE, Ill., March 23, 2011 - Portola Packaging, Inc. announces its pending acquisition of Integra-Seal Industries, LLC, Kingsport, Tenn., for an undisclosed amount. The sale is expected to close by the end of March. Founded in 1999, Integra-Seal is a manufacturer of low-density polyethylene tamper-evident... Read More

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Budge Industries Announces Acquisition

March 28, 2011

Road WrapĀ®, Rug Wrap(TM) and Snow Wrap(TM) Protective Film Products LANSDALE, Pa., March 23, 2011 - Budge Industries, LLC, a leading provider of protective covers and protective asset solutions, is pleased to announce the acquisition of a product line of protective films from World Class Concepts, LLC. The new... Read More

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HP Completes Acquisition of Vertica Systems, Inc.

March 28, 2011

Customers can analyze massive amounts of big data at speed and scale PALO ALTO, Calif., March 22, 2011 - HP today announced it has completed its acquisition of Vertica Systems, Inc., a real-time analytics platform company. The acquisition, initially announced in February, will provide customers with a powerful... Read More

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Motorola Mobility Announces Intent to Acquire Dreampark

March 28, 2011

LIBERTYVILLE, Ill., March 23, 2011 - Motorola Mobility, Inc. (NYSE: MMI) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Dreampark, a leading IPTV software provider based in Norrkoping, Sweden. The acquisition is expected to close in the second quarter of 2011. Terms of the transaction were not... Read More

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SPX Completes Acquisition of Teradyne Diagnostics Solutions

March 25, 2011

CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 22, 2011 - SPX Corporation (NYSE: SPW) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Teradyne Diagnostics Solutions, a global supplier of diagnostic solutions for transportation OEMs and automotive dealerships. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Teradyne Diagnostics... Read More

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IBM to Acquire TRIRIGA, Inc. to Accelerate Smarter Buildings Transformation

March 25, 2011

ARMONK, N.Y., March 22, 2011 - IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held TRIRIGA, Inc., a Las Vegas, Nevada-based provider of facility and real estate management software solutions. The move aims to accelerate IBM's smarter buildings initiatives by adding advanced intelligence... Read More

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SPEED's Electric Machine Software to Complement CD-adapco's Flagship Analysis Tool, STAR-CCM+

March 25, 2011

NEW YORK and LONDON, March 22, 2011 - CD-adapco (www.cd-adapco.com), the leading provider of CAE engineering simulation tools for fluid dynamics and heat transfer, announced today at its STAR European Conference 2011 that it has reached an in-principle agreement with the University of Glasgow to acquire the... Read More

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Capital Safety Group Acquires Uniline Safety Systems and Strengthens Its Global Fall Protection Systems Business

March 25, 2011

Capital Safety Group announced today it is acquiring all shares and assets in Uniline Safety Systems, a leading fall protection systems design and manufacturing company in Worcestershire, United Kingdom. The company offers a variety of products and services catering to fall protection market, with key customers in... Read More

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Swiss Investor Group Acquires Riveting Machine-Manufacturer BalTec from Feintool

March 24, 2011

With immediate effect, a Swiss investor group is acquiring the globally active manufacturer of riveting machines from Feintool International Holding AG. The buyer's entrepreneurial philosophy will create an excellent basis on which BalTec can further strengthen its leadership within the riveting machine market. All... Read More

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Dawson Geophysical and TGC Industries Enter into a Definitive Merger Agreement

March 24, 2011

Stock-for-Stock Transaction Valued at Approximately $157 Million MIDLAND, Texas, March 21, 2011 - Dawson Geophysical Company (Dawson) (Nasdaq: DWSN) and TGC Industries, Inc. (TGC) (Nasdaq: TGE) today announced they have entered into a merger agreement dated March 20, 2011 whereby Dawson will acquire TGC in a... Read More

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Broadcom Gains Microwave Transmission Technology with Acquisition of Provigent

March 24, 2011

Company Expands Portfolio for Mobile Backhaul IRVINE, Calif., March 21, 2011 - Broadcom Corporation (Nasdaq: BRCM), a global leader in semiconductors for wired and wireless communications, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Provigent, a privately-held leading provider of highly... Read More

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Tyco International to Acquire Valve Manufacturer KEF Holdings in the United Arab Emirates

March 24, 2011

Acquisition Expands Tyco's Product Portfolio, Provides Strategic Manufacturing Presence in Middle East Region SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland, March 21, 2011 - Tyco International Ltd. (NYSE: TYC), announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire a 75% equity stake in privately-held KEF Holdings Ltd... Read More

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Apache, EOG Welcome Encana to Kitimat LNG Development

March 23, 2011

CALGARY, Alberta, March 18, 2011 - Kitimat LNG facility partners Apache Canada Ltd. (Apache Canada) and EOG Resources Canada Inc. (EOG Canada) today announced that Encana Corporation (Encana) has agreed to acquire a 30 percent working interest ownership in the planned natural gas liquefaction and export facility on... Read More

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BD Completes Acquisition of Accuri Cytometers, Inc.

March 23, 2011

FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., March 18, 2011 - BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a leading global technology company, today announced the completion of its acquisition of Accuri Cytometers, Inc., an Ann Arbor, Michigan-based company that develops and manufactures personal flow cytometers for researchers. The... Read More

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Hammond Power Solutions Inc. Announces Acquisition of Italian Transformer Company

March 23, 2011

HPS to acquire Euroelettro spa Guelph, Ontario, March 14, 2011 - Hammond Power Solutions Inc. ("HPS") today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement with Euroelettro spa, Italy to acquire its transformer business. Euroelettro is involved in the design and manufacture of standard and custom dry... Read More

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NETGEAR to Purchase Customer Networking Solutions Business of Westell Technologies, Inc.

March 23, 2011

Acquisition Will Make NETGEAR a Leader in the U.S. Telecom Customer Broadband Networking Equipment Market SAN JOSE, Calif., March 18, 2011 - NETGEARĀ®, Inc. (Nasdaq: NTGR), a global networking company that delivers innovative products to consumers, businesses and service providers, today announced the execution of a... Read More

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Quest Diagnostics to Acquire Celera, Strengthening Position as World's Leading Innovator in Molecular Diagnostics and Development

March 23, 2011

Provides Immediate Access to Proprietary Genetic Tests and Pipeline of Biomarkers to Drive Sustainable Growth Berkeley HeartLab Brings Unique Esoteric Cardiovascular Test Offering and Specialized Sales Force Adds Leading Genetic IVD Products and Development Capability Transaction Valued at Approximately $344... Read More

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Roanwell Enhances Product Line with Handset Purchase

March 23, 2011

BRONX, N.Y., March 17, 2011 - Roanwell Corporation ("Roanwell"), est. 1948, a leading designer and manufacturer of rugged communications equipment, today announced the purchase of Star Dynamic Corporation's H-207, H-250, and H-350 Handset product lines and operations. Roanwell intends to manufacture the handsets at... Read More

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Utah Medical Products, Inc. Acquires Femcare Group Limited

March 23, 2011

Salt Lake City, Utah - Utah Medical Products, Inc. (Nasdaq: UTMD) announces it has purchased all of the common shares of Femcare Holdings Limited of the United Kingdom, including its trading subsidiaries, Femcare-Nikomed Ltd. of Southampton, England and Femcare Australia. Femcare is best known for its leading global... Read More

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Copart UK Limited Acquires Hewitt International

March 23, 2011

FAIRFIELD, Calif., March 18, 2011 - Copart, Inc. (Nasdaq: CPRT), a leading provider of online auctions and vehicle remarketing services in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom, today announced that its UK subsidiary, Copart UK Limited, has completed the acquisition of privately-held Hewitt International... Read More