Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Alcoa Completes TransDigm Aerospace Fastener Acquisition

March 14, 2011

NEW YORK - Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced today it has completed the acquisition of the aerospace fastener business of TransDigm Group Inc., a global designer, producer and supplier of highly engineered aircraft components. The business will become part of Alcoa Fastening Systems (AFS), a leading worldwide designer and... Read More

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OpenText Accelerates Mobile App Strategy with weComm Acquisition Agreement

March 11, 2011

With weComm, OpenText Enters a High-Growth Market to Help Companies Deliver Mobile Apps For Any Device to Reach Their Customers, Consumers WATERLOO, ON and LONDON, UK, March 8 - OpenText(TM) (NASDAQ: OTEX, TSX: OTC) announced today it has reached an agreement to acquire London-based weComm, a deal that will... Read More

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Misys Strengthens Its Transaction Banking Offering for North America

March 11, 2011

LONDON, March 8, 2011 - Misys plc (LSE: MSY.L), the global application software and services company, today announces that it has made a significant acquisition to enhance its Transaction Banking offering in the United States. The deal with Gandacar Consulting Limited (GCL) includes the intellectual property... Read More

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Automated Packaging Systems Acquires Two More Buildings in Streetsboro to Meet Growth Needs

March 11, 2011

STREETSBORO, OH - March 9, 2011 - Automated Packaging Systems, the world leader in high-reliability bag packaging systems, is expanding its operations in Streetsboro, Ohio by acquiring two commercial buildings. The larger building is 173,000 square feet of combined manufacturing, office and warehouse space located... Read More

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GE's Acquisition of Wellstream: Shaping a New Era in Subsea Oil and Gas Production

March 11, 2011

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM and RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - March 8, 2011-GE (NYSE: GE) is pleased to announce that another significant milestone has been reached in its strategic acquisition of Wellstream Holdings PLC. This morning, Wellstream announced that the listing of its ordinary shares ("Wellstream's Shares") on the... Read More

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Siemens Strengthens Its Position in the Subsea Power Market

March 10, 2011

Acquisition of subsea specialists Poseidon and Bennex Siemens has entered into an agreement to acquire the two subsea specialists Poseidon Group AS and Bennex Group AS from Subsea Technology Group AS, Norway. Poseidon provides subsea marinization, engineering and consulting, and has a workforce of 140 employees and... Read More

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Fallbrook Technologies Inc. Acquires the Business of Hodyon LP, Manufacturer of Dynasys(TM) Auxiliary Power Unit (APU) Products

March 10, 2011

o Will utilize NuVinciĀ® transmission technology in next generation APU SAN DIEGO,March 7, 2011 - Fallbrook Technologies (Fallbrook) today announced the acquisition of the business of Hodyon LP, a manufacturer and distributor of energy-efficient products and systems. Hodyon's primary product focus is its... Read More

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Intertek to Acquire Leading Technical Services Group Moody International from Investcorp

March 10, 2011

LONDON, March 7, 2011 - Intertek, the leading international provider of quality and safety services, announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Moody International ("Moody") from the alternative investment firm Investcorp. Moody is a worldwide technical services organisation dedicated to... Read More

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Oceaneering to Acquire Norse Cutting & Abandonment AS

March 10, 2011

HOUSTON, March 7, 2011 - Oceaneering International, Inc. (NYSE: OII) announced it has entered into a definitive purchase agreement to acquire Norse Cutting & Abandonment AS (NCA), for approximately $60 million. The purchase is expected to close by March 31, 2011. NCA is an oilfield technology company that... Read More

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Accuray to Acquire TomoTherapy for Approximately $277 Million in Cash and Stock

March 10, 2011

Combination of Two Best-in-Class Technologies Creates the Premier Radiation Oncology Company Acquisition Expected to be Accretive to Accuray's FY2013 Earnings SUNNYVALE, Calif. and MADISON, Wis., March 7, 2011 - Accuray (Nasdaq: ARAY), a global leader in the field of radiosurgery, and TomoTherapy Incorporated... Read More

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Western Digital to Acquire Hitachi Global Storage Technologies

March 10, 2011

Combination of Hard Drive Companies Will Create Industry's Broadest Product Portfolio and a Significant Pool of Resources for Innovation IRVINE, Calif. and SAN JOSE, Calif., March 7, 2011 - Western Digital (NYSE: WDC) and Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE: HIT / TSE:6501) announced today that they have entered into a definitive... Read More

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Aggregate Industries Acquires Lattimore Materials Corp.

March 10, 2011

ROCKVILLE, Md., March 7, 2011 - Aggregate Industries US Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Holcim Ltd, announced today that Lattimore Materials Corp. (LMC), a Texas-based aggregates and ready-mix concrete producer, has become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Aggregate Industries US Inc. Prior to this transaction, a... Read More

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Here Enterprises Negotiating for Acquisition of Solar Energy Company

March 10, 2011

LAS VEGAS, March 7, 2011 - Here Enterprises, Inc. (Pink Sheets: HRTE), a growing developer of clean wind energy, has entered into direct negotiations to acquire a Texas-based solar energy company. Here Enterprises recently announced completion of the first phase of construction at its Cycle Ranch wind energy project... Read More

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InStar Services Group Expands Further into California--Additional Acquisitions to Follow

March 10, 2011

TROY, Mich., March 7, 2011 - InStar Services Group, LP (InStar) announced it completed the acquisition of a majority of the stock of Oakwood Construction and Restoration Services, Inc. Headquartered in Brea, Calif., Oakwood is a leader in disaster restoration and reconstruction serving Southern California providing... Read More

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InterCall Expands Its Streaming Services Portfolio with Acquisition of Unisfair

March 10, 2011

OMAHA, Nebraska, March 7, 2011 - InterCall, a subsidiary of West Corporation and the world's largest conferencing and collaboration services provider, today announced the acquisition of Unisfair, a leading global provider of virtual events and business environments. Unisfair enables companies to create branded and... Read More

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Barco Broadens its Digital Cinema Offering through the Acquisition of the XDC CineStore Knowhow

March 9, 2011

Kortrijk, Belgium, 4 March 2011 - Digital Cinema pioneer Barco has announced the extension of its digital cinema product offering through the acquisition of the CineStore activities of cinema solutions provider XDC. The acquisition fits within Barco's broader strategy to move up in the value chain from digital... Read More

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Newpark Resources to Acquire Australian Drilling Fluids Business from Rheochem PLC

March 9, 2011

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, March 4, 2011 - Newpark Resources, Inc. (NYSE: NR) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement with Rheochem PLC to acquire its drilling fluids and engineering services unit. Rheochem PLC is a publicly-traded Australian-based oil and gas company. Rheochem provides drilling... Read More

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Amgen Completes Acquisition of BioVex

March 9, 2011

Acquisition Includes a Therapeutic in Phase 3 Clinical Trials for the Treatment of Advanced Melanoma and Head and Neck Cancer THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., March 4, 2011 -- Amgen (Nasdaq: AMGN), today announced the completion of the acquisition of BioVex Group, Inc., a privately held biotechnology company based in Woburn... Read More

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James River Coal Company to Acquire International Resource Partners LP and Logan & Kanawha Coal Company, LLC

March 9, 2011

o All Cash Transaction for $475 million o Substantial Increase in the Production and Shipment of Metallurgical Coal o Substantial Increase in Shipments to Global Seaborne Coal Markets o Logan & Kanawha Coal Company, LLC, a Wholly Owned Subsidiary of IRP, is a Coal Marketing and Trading Company with Direct Long-Term... Read More

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Peerless Electronics, Inc. Acquires Circuit Breaker Panel Assembly Business from Sensata Technologies

March 9, 2011

Peerless Electronics Inc. of Bethpage, N.Y has announced the acquisition of the Sensata Technologies Airpax Circuit Breaker Panel and Battery Disconnect Business. The transfer of the panel business will allow Peerless to expand their Value Added Center while allowing Sensata Technologies to refocus their business... Read More