Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

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

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ABB Investment Sharpens Solar Focus

March 21, 2011

Stake in Novatec Solar supports development of power generation projects with Concentrated Solar Power technology Zurich, Switzerland, March 16, 2011 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has agreed to buy a 35 percent stake in Novatec Solar (formerly Novatec Biosol), an innovative Concentrated... Read More

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EnerSys Purchases Battery Manufacturing Assets in Greece from Ergon Batteries Ltd.

March 21, 2011

READING, Pa., March 15, 2011 - EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, today announced that it has finalized the acquisition of certain assets from Ergon Batteries Ltd., a Greek registered company based near Athens. Ergon Batteries manufactures, assembles and... Read More

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Christenson Electric Acquires Tanner Creek Energy to Expand Its Energy Services Offerings

March 18, 2011

PORTLAND, Ore., March 15, 2011 - Christenson Electric, one of the Northwest's largest and most respected electrical contractors, today announced the acquisition of local energy solution provider and general contractor Tanner Creek Energy. The acquisition will enable Christenson to expand its renewable energy and... Read More

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CoreLogic Acquires Dorado Network Systems Corporation

March 18, 2011

Open technology platforms enable loan processing workflow and integrated mortgage finance transaction management for analytical decision making SANTA ANA, Calif., March 15, 2011 - CoreLogic (NYSE: CLGX), a leading provider of information, analytics and business services, announced today that it completed its... Read More

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Longtop Signs Agreement to Acquire FNDSoft, a Leading Core Insurance Solution Provider in China

March 18, 2011

HONG KONG, March 15, 2011 - Longtop Financial Technologies Limited ("Longtop") (NYSE: LFT), a leading software developer and solutions provider targeting the financial services industry in China, today announced that the Company has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire 100% of FNDSoft, a leading provider... Read More

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WESCO International, Inc. Announces the Acquisition of RECO, LLC

March 18, 2011

PITTSBURGH, March 15, 2011 - WESCO International, Inc. (NYSE: WCC), a leading provider of electrical, industrial, and communications MRO and OEM products, construction materials, and advanced supply chain management and logistics services, today announced that it has acquired the business of RECO, LLC... Read More

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Ryerson Acquires Singer Steel

March 18, 2011

CHICAGO, March 14, 2011 - Ryerson Inc., a leading distributor and processor of metals in North America and China, announced today that it has acquired Singer Steel Company ("Singer"), a value-added flat rolled steel processor based in Streetsboro, Ohio. Terms of the transaction were not announced. Singer is a... Read More

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FirstEnergy Enters into Definitive Agreement on Sale of Fremont Energy Center

March 17, 2011

AKRON, Ohio, March 14, 2011 - FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) today entered into a definitive agreement to sell the Fremont Energy Center in Fremont, Ohio, to American Municipal Power, Inc. (AMP). Under terms of the agreement, the facility would be purchased by AMP for approximately $485 million, based on 685... Read More

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ESCO Announces Acquisition of Test Solutions Provider

March 17, 2011

ST. LOUIS, March 14, 2011 - ESCO Technologies Inc. (NYSE: ESE) today announced that it has acquired EMV Elektronische Messgerate Vertriebs-G.m.b.H., together with its subsidiary EMSCREEN Electromagnetic Screening G.m.b.H. (collectively, "EMV"). EMV, with operations in Taufkirchen, Germany, provides turnkey systems... Read More

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Lincoln Electric Completes Severstal Welding Acquisition in Russia

March 17, 2011

CLEVELAND, March 11, 2011 - Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: LECO) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of OOO Severstal-metiz: welding consumables, a leading manufacturer of welding consumables in Russia and a subsidiary of OAO Severstal, a world leading, vertically integrated steel and... Read More

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Laird Technologies Acquires Klüver Aggregatebau GmbH

March 17, 2011

Purchase Expands Thermal Product Offering into Compressor-Based Systems and Enhances Market Access at Leading European Medical Equipment OEMs St. Louis, Missouri, USA - March 10, 2011 - Laird Technologies, Inc., a global leader in the design and supply of customized performance-critical components and systems for... Read More

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3.0 Social Learning, Video Mobile Platform Acquisition by SuccessFactors

March 17, 2011

Jambok acquisition will add mobile video creation and sharing technology to accelerate the future of corporate social learning and the smarter workplace SAN MATEO, Calif., March 14, 2011 -- SuccessFactors, Inc. (Nasdaq: SFSF) has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Jambok (http://www.jambok.com), the... Read More

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Tii Network Technologies Acquires Fiber Optics Company

March 17, 2011

EDGEWOOD, N.Y., March 14, 2011 -- Tii Network Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: TIII), a leader in designing, manufacturing and marketing network products for the communications industry, today announced it has acquired 100% of the stock of Frederick Fiber Optics (F2O). The purchase price consists of an initial cash... Read More

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Hawk Measurement Announces the Purchase of Fluidic Flowmeters LLC, a Manufacturer of Specialty Flow Measurement Products for Industrial Process Control Systems.

March 17, 2011

Hawk Measurement's acquisition of Fluidic Flowmeters' flow measurement product line will allow the company to participate in the $18 billion (US) global process measurement market. Fluidic Flowmeters serves the sub segment for direct measurement of volumetric flow of liquids. It is particularly effective with hard... Read More

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Kirby Corporation Signs Agreement to Acquire K-Sea Transportation Partners L.P.

March 17, 2011

HOUSTON, March 13, 2011 - Kirby Corporation ("Kirby") (NYSE: KEX) announced today that it has entered into an agreement with K-Sea Transportation Partners L.P. ("K-Sea") (NYSE: KSP), an operator of tank barges and tugboats participating in the coastwise transportation primarily of refined petroleum products in the... Read More