Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Purchase of Sealpac UK Limited

February 24, 2011

Sealpac UK Limited, the exclusive distributor in the UK and Ireland has been purchased by Kevin Witheford, former MD of Ishida Qualitech in Poole. The company, based in Wokingham offers full sales and service support for the whole of the Sealpac range of stainless steel tray sealers, thermoformers and ancillary... Read More

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DealerTrack Acquires Polk's U.S. Price and Spec Business

February 24, 2011

Acquisition Includes Polk's Popular Vehicle Comparator Service LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., Feb. 16, 2011 - Expanding its portfolio of world-class vehicle data and digital retailing solutions, DealerTrack Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: TRAK), today announced the acquisition of Polk's U.S. Price and Spec Business, including Polk's... Read More

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England Logistics Acquires TMS Technologies, a Logistics Technology Development Company

February 23, 2011

SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 16, 2011 -- England Logistics, Inc., a leading provider of third party logistics and supply chain engineering services, today announced that it has acquired TMS Technologies, LLC, in Alma, Michigan. TMS Technologies was founded in 2003. "Our reputation for quality customer service has been the... Read More

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Autodesk Announces Intent to Acquire Scaleform Corporation

February 23, 2011

Acquisition Will Expand Autodesk Games Technology and Interactive Media Business SAN RAFAEL, Calif. -- Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK), a leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software, announced today it intends to acquire Scaleform Corporation, a privately held user interface (UI) tools and middleware... Read More

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EnPro Industries Announces Agreement to Acquire the Mid Western Companies

February 23, 2011

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 15, 2011 -- EnPro Industries, Inc. (NYSE: NPO), a leading manufacturer of engineered industrial products, announced today that it has reached an agreement to acquire the Mid Western companies, privately held businesses primarily serving the oil and gas drilling, production and processing... Read More

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HPI, LLC Acquires UK-based DLE Aero Ltd to Offer Turbine Owner/ Operators DLE Mapping and other Advanced Diagnostic Services

February 21, 2011

Houston, Texas - 16 February 2011 - HPI, LLC, a leader in the supply of turbine control, fuel valve replacement and mechanical overhaul services, announces the acquisition of U.K-based DLE Aero Ltd., a services firm specializing in Dry Low Emissions/Dry Low NOx (DLE/DLN) mapping. Through DLE/DLN mapping... Read More

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Phillips Service Industries Acquires Skytronics, Inc.

February 21, 2011

Livonia, Michigan - Phillips Service Industries, Inc. (PSI), a global manufacturing and service corporation that serves a wide variety of industries with its diverse collection of technology-based companies, announced today that it has acquired Skytronics, Inc., a leading aircraft component manufacturer and... Read More

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Vision Engineering Ltd. Launch Manufacturing Services Division, to Turn Ideas into Reality

February 18, 2011

Vision Engineering Ltd is helping to turn new product ideas into commercially successful reality, through their new Manufacturing Services division ... The Government is very keen to emphasise that the economic future for Britain lies in the "knowledge based economy" and "value added technologies" as a balance... Read More

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EnPro Industries Announces Closing of PSI Transaction

February 18, 2011

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 14, 2011 -- EnPro Industries, Inc. (NYSE: NPO), a leading manufacturer of engineered industrial products, announced today that it has closed the acquisition of the business of Pipeline Seal and Insulator, Inc. (PSI) and its affiliates. EnPro announced an agreement to acquire PSI and its... Read More

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GE Further Enhances Oil & Gas Portfolio with Proposed Acquisition of the Well Support Division of John Wood Group PLC ("Wood Group")

February 17, 2011

Addition of Wood Group's electric submersible pumps and surface wellhead products: oProvides GE with entry into the fast growing demand for enhanced oil recovery from mature oil fields using downhole pump 'artificial lift' in brownfield developments; oExpands GE's high-technology product and service offering in... Read More

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NewPage and Niagara Development LLC Complete Sale of Niagara, Wisconsin Mill Property and Assets

February 17, 2011

MIAMISBURG, Ohio and NIAGARA, Wis., Feb. 11, 2011 - NewPage Wisconsin System Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of NewPage Corporation, and Niagara Development LLC jointly announced today Niagara Development LLC's acquisition of the NewPage Niagara, Wisconsin mill property and assets. The NewPage Niagara facility... Read More

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Wondershare Acquires Acoolsoft Studio to Consolidate the Leadership Position of PowerPoint Converter Software

February 17, 2011

SHENZHEN, China, Feb. 14, 2011 - Wondershare Software Co., Ltd., a software provider in the fields of multimedia, business and other ranges, today announced that it has acquired privately-held Acoolsoft Studio, a provider of PowerPoint converter software. Founded in 2007, Acoolsoft is dedicated to developing the... Read More

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Arbinet Corporation Announces Agreement to Sell Certain Patent Assets for $4 Million

February 17, 2011

Sale of Patent Assets Expected to Yield Greater Merger Consideration to Arbinet's Stockholders in Acquisition by Primus HERNDON, Va., Feb. 14, 2011 - Arbinet Corporation (Nasdaq: ARBX) ("Arbinet"), a leading provider of telecommunications services to fixed and mobile operators, announced that it signed a definitive... Read More

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Robocom Systems Completes Acquisition of Cambar Solutions

February 17, 2011

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. and MARKHAM, Ontario, Feb. 14, 2011 - Robocom Systems International announced today the successful acquisition of Cambar Solutions based in Charleston, South Carolina. The conclusion of the transaction marks Robocom's second acquisition of supply chain execution software companies in less than four... Read More

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Hercules Offshore, Inc. Signs Purchase Agreement to Acquire Assets of Seahawk Drilling

February 17, 2011

HOUSTON, Feb. 11, 2011 - Hercules Offshore, Inc. (Nasdaq: HERO) announced today that it has entered into an Asset Purchase Agreement with Seahawk Drilling, Inc. (Nasdaq: HAWK) and its affiliates (collectively "Seahawk") to purchase 20 jackup rigs and related assets from Seahawk for approximately 22.3 million shares... Read More

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HP to Acquire Vertica: Customers Can Analyze Massive Amounts of Big Data at Speed and Scale

February 17, 2011

Combination enhances HP capabilities for information optimization PALO ALTO, Calif., Feb. 14, 2011 - a definitive agreement to acquire Vertica analytics platform company based in Billerica, were not disclosed. The acquisition of Vertica will enhance optimization, adding sophisticated, real and complex sets of data... Read More

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John Wood Group PLC ('Wood Group', the 'Group') Announces Disposal of Well Support Division for $2.8 Billion

February 17, 2011

Return of cash of not less than $1.7 billion ABERDEEN, United Kingdom, Feb. 13, 2011 - Wood Group, the international energy services company, today announces it has entered into a conditional agreement to sell its Well Support Division to GE for cash consideration of $2.8 billion (the "Disposal"). Following the... Read More

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Motorola Mobility Acquires 3LM

February 17, 2011

LIBERTYVILLE, Ill., Feb. 14, 2011 - Motorola Mobility Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: MMI) today announced that it has acquired Three Laws Mobility, Inc. (3LM), a developer of mobile enterprise security software and solutions and mobile device management products for the Android operating system. The agreement was completed... Read More

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ADVENTRX Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire SynthRx Inc.

February 17, 2011

o All-stock transaction (assuming stockholder approval) o Over 95% of merger consideration based on milestone achievement o Over 75% of merger consideration based on NDA acceptance/approval o Conference call to discuss pending acquisition today at 8:30 am ET SAN DIEGO, Feb. 14, 2011 - ADVENTRX Pharmaceuticals, Inc... Read More

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GE Completes Acquisition of Next-Generation Wind Turbine Tower Technology

February 16, 2011

Technology Designed to Allow Taller Towers while Lowering Wind Farm Installation and Transportation Costs SCHENECTADY, N.Y. - 11 February 2011 - GE (NYSE: GE) announced today the acquisition of next generation technology from Wind Tower Systems, LLC (WTS) that is expected to enable taller wind turbine towers. The... Read More