Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Curtiss-Wright Flow Control Acquires Douglas Equipment Ltd

April 8, 2011

Leading supplier of aviation ground support vehicles FALLS CHURCH, Va., April 6, 2011 -- Curtiss-Wright Flow Control Company today announced that it has acquired the assets of Douglas Equipment Ltd. for approximately $20 million in cash. Douglas, a leading supplier of aviation support vehicles, will become part... Read More

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Regal Beloit Acquires Ramu, Inc., a Technology Company Backed by Khosla Ventures

April 8, 2011

April 5, 2011 (BELOIT, WI): Regal Beloit Corporation (NYSE: RBC) today announced that it has acquired Ramu, Inc., a motor and control technology company headquartered in Blacksburg, Virginia, backed by the venture capital firm Khosla Ventures. Ramu, Inc. is a startup company founded by Krishnan Ramu with a research... Read More

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Lockheed Martin Completes PAE Divestiture to Lindsay Goldberg, LLC

April 8, 2011

BETHESDA, Md., April 5, 2011 -- Yesterday, Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT) completed the divestiture of its Pacific Architects and Engineers Incorporated (PAE) business to Lindsay Goldberg, LLC. Terms of the transaction will not be disclosed. The Corporation's decision last June to divest this business... Read More

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Computershare Agrees to Acquire Italy's Leading Supplier of Issuer Services

April 8, 2011

LONDON and PARIS, April 5, 2011 -- Computershare Limited (ASX:CPU) has agreed to purchase Servizio Titoli SpA, Italy's leading provider of issuer services, from the London Stock Exchange Group PLC. Operating since 1995, Servizio Titoli has approximately 50 employees based in Milan, Turin and Rome, delivering... Read More

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Bullion Monarch Mining Acquires Bauxite Property in Brazil

April 8, 2011

ST. GEORGE, Utah, April 5, 2011 -- Bullion Monarch Mining Inc. (BULM) announces acquisition of the Niquelandia bauxite project located near the town of Niquelandia, Goias, Brazil. Geologists believe the deposit to be located at surface or near surface covering a large area, possibly up to 25 km in length and up to 5... Read More

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Acorn Energy Sells Non-Strategic Asset

April 8, 2011

MONTCHANIN, Del., April 5, 2011 -- Acorn Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACFN) announced today that the company has sold its 25% interest in HangXing International Automation Engineering Co. Ltd. ("HangXing") back to the majority owner, China Aero-Polytechnology Establishment ("CAPE") for $492,000. HangXing is a value-added... Read More

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Belden Acquires Poliron in Brazil

April 8, 2011

ST. LOUIS, April 4, 2011 -- Belden Inc. (NYSE: BDC), a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission critical applications, today announced it has completed the acquisition of Poliron Cabos Eletricos Especiais Ltda, a leading Brazilian cable company, in an all cash transaction valued at approximately... Read More

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TI to Acquire National Semiconductor

April 8, 2011

Complementary portfolios are foundation for growth Conference call on TI and National websites at 4:30 p.m. CDT / 2:30 p.m. PDT today www.ti.com/ir and www.national.com/invest DALLAS and SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 4, 2011 - Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NYSE: TXN) and National Semiconductor (NYSE: NSM) today... Read More

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Screen (USA) and Software Engineer STCA Announce Merger

April 8, 2011

ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill. - Digital printing and prepress solutions provider Screen (USA), a subsidiary of Dainippon Screen Mfg. Co., Ltd., announced its merger with S. Ten Nines California, LLC (STCA), a sister company that engineers software used to drive Screen printing and prepress equipment. Under the merger, STCA... Read More

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FleetPride and Midway Truck Parts Announce Signing of Asset Purchase Agreement

April 7, 2011

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, April 4, 2011 - FleetPride, Inc. and Midway Truck Parts, Inc. announced today they have signed a definitive asset purchase agreement. The asset purchase agreement includes 13 Midway Truck Parts locations in Illinois and one in St. Louis, Missouri. The parties expect to close the transaction on... Read More

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EarthLink Completes Acquisition of One Communications

April 7, 2011

ATLANTA, April 1, 2011 - EarthLink, Inc. (Nasdaq: ELNK), a leading IP infrastructure and services company, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of One Communications Corp. (One Comm), one of the largest privately-held multi-regional integrated telecommunications solutions providers in the United... Read More

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Goodyear Completes Sale of Latin American Farm Tire Business

April 7, 2011

AKRON, Ohio, April 1, 2011 - The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE: GT) announced today that it has completed the previously announced sale of its Latin American farm tire business to Titan Tire Corporation, a subsidiary of Titan International Inc. Goodyear completed the sale for approximately $99 million... Read More

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Huntsman Acquires Chemicals Business of Laffans Petrochemicals Ltd.

April 7, 2011

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, April 2, 2011 - Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN) today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Indian chemical producer Laffans Petrochemicals Ltd., and has taken ownership of the manufacturer's 60kt ethylene oxide derivatives facility in Ankleshwar, Gujarat. The purpose-built plant... Read More

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Advanced Laser Materials (ALM), Strategic Partner of EOS, Acquires Majority Stake of the Laser Sintering Service Company Integra

April 7, 2011

Agreement will further strengthen the EOS service capabilities in the US Krailling, Germany/Temple, Texas, April 4, 2011 - Advanced Laser Materials (ALM) announced today that it has entered into a strategic partnership with Integra Services. ALM, a developer and manufacturer of materials for rapid manufacturing... Read More

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VASCO Announces Acquisition of Alfa & Ariss (The Netherlands)

April 7, 2011

Alfa & Ariss is a specialist in open identity and access management; Acquisition provides technical know-how that is expected to enhance VASCO's DIGIPASS as a Service infrastructure and strengthens VASCO's Enterprise Security offerings; Brings additional engineering capabilities to VASCO OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill., and... Read More

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QIAGEN Makes Proposal to Acquire Australian Diagnostics Company Cellestis Limited

April 7, 2011

o QIAGEN to acquire Cellestis Limited (CST:AU) via a Scheme of Arrangement (the Scheme) for approximately A$341 million(1) (US$355 million), or A$3.55 per share o Unanimous support from Cellestis board of directors(2); QIAGEN granted options to acquire up to 19.9% of Cellestis ordinary shares under certain... Read More

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VeriFone and Hypercom Announce Agreement to Sell Hypercom's U.S. Payment Systems Business

April 7, 2011

SAN JOSE, Calif., & SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.-April 4, 2011-VeriFone Systems, Inc. (NYSE:PAY), and Hypercom Corporation (NYSE:HYC) announced today that they have reached an agreement to sell the U.S. payment systems business of Hypercom to Ingenico S.A. The transaction is expected to close immediately prior to completion... Read More

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P2 Energy Solutions Acquires Leading Canadian Land Software Firm

April 7, 2011

EXPLORER Software Solutions Adds Land Products, Canadian Market Expansion DENVER, April 1, 2011 - EXPLORER(TM) Software Solutions Ltd., the leading oil and gas land management software company in Canada, has been acquired today by P2 Energy Solutions, a technology company that provides a comprehensive range of... Read More

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Pace Analytical Services, Inc. Purchases Laboratory Division of Northeast Technical Services, Inc. in Virginia, MN

April 7, 2011

Acquisition will improve access to Pace laboratory services in northern Minnesota MINNEAPOLIS, April 1, 2011 - Pace Analytical is pleased to announce that it has purchased the assets of the laboratory division and a portion of the field sampling division of Northeast Technical Services, Inc. (NTS) based in... Read More

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Pentair to Acquire Norit's Clean Process Technologies, Accelerating Growth in Filtration Systems and Solutions

April 7, 2011

o Strengthens Presence In Fast Growth Regions, Including China, Latin America and Middle East o Provides Proprietary, Innovative Membrane Technology and Leading Position in Ultrafiltration o Broadens and Deepens Pentair's Water Offerings in Desalination, Potable Water, Water Reuse & Industrial Applications; Expands... Read More