Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

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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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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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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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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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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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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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

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Schenck Process Acquires Clyde Process Solutions

March 22, 2011

Schenck Process has grown yet again. Since the end of February the Darmstadt, Germany based company has been the sole shareholder of Clyde Process Solutions, a leading supplier of air filtration, pneumatic conveying and injection technologies. The shareholders of the previously listed U.K. company voted in favor of... Read More

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NewPage Subsidiary Signs Agreement to Sell Rumford Cogeneration Energy Assets to Unit of ReEnergy Holdings

March 22, 2011

MIAMISBURG, Ohio, March 17, 2011 - NewPage Corporation, the largest coated paper manufacturer in North America, announced today that its subsidiary, Rumford Paper Company, based in Rumford, Maine, has signed an agreement to sell its cogeneration energy assets to a unit of ReEnergy Holdings LLC, a company which... Read More

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Herley Industries, Inc. Announces Expiration of HSR Waiting Period

March 22, 2011

LANCASTER, Pa., March 16, 2011 -- Herley Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq: HRLY), a leader in the design, development and manufacture of microwave technology solutions for the defense, aerospace and medical industries worldwide, today announced the expiration of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott Rodino Antitrust... Read More

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Logicalis Offers Customers a Smarter Future with Acquisition of Inca Software

March 22, 2011

SLOUGH, England, March 17, 2011 - Logicalis UK Acquires Award-Winning IBM Business Analytics Solutions Provider Logicalis UK, the international solutions provider, has agreed to acquire Inca Software from Avisen Plc. The acquisition creates one of the first UK system integrators capable of delivering the full suite... Read More

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Trimble Enters into Definitive Agreement to Acquire OmniSTAR Business Assets for Land Applications

March 21, 2011

SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 16, 2011 -- Trimble (Nasdaq: TRMB) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire certain assets related to the OmniSTAR(TM) Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) signal corrections business from Fugro N.V. The acquisition is expected to significantly expand... Read More

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Optima Group Acquires CC Metals & Alloys

March 21, 2011

CALVERT CITY, Ky., March 15, 2011 - Optima Group LLC has acquired 100% of the membership interest of the ferroalloys producer, CC Metals & Alloys, LLC from CCA Acquisition & Holding, Inc. and other investors. Certain of the owners of Optima Group are also partial owners of Felman Production, Inc., which produces... Read More

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Hillman Group Closes TagWorks Acquisition

March 21, 2011

CINCINNATI, March 16, 2011 - The Hillman Companies, Inc. announced today that its subsidiary, The Hillman Group, Inc., has closed its previously announced acquisition of TagWorks, L.L.C. In connection with the closing of the acquisition, the Hillman Group also closed its previously announced offering of $50 million... Read More