Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

RESIN (Products & Technology) BV to Acquire Yparex® Business from DSM Engineering Plastics

February 4, 2011

ENSCHEDE, THE NETHERLANDS - RESIN (Products & Technology) BV, a privately held Dutch specialty-resin compounder headquartered here, today announced that it is in the process of acquiring the Yparex® adhesive tie-layer business of DSM Engineering Plastics (Sittard, The Netherlands). Transaction details are not... Read More

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BorgWarner Finalizes Acquisition of Haldex Traction Systems

February 4, 2011

BorgWarner Expands Product Portfolio with New Technologies to Accelerate Global Growth in All-Wheel Drive Markets AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Feb. 1, 2011 - Global powertrain supplier BorgWarner has completed its acquisition of the Traction Systems division of Haldex Group. From production facilities in Sweden, Mexico and... Read More

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Sigma-Aldrich Continues to Expand Analytical Suite with Resource Technology Corporation Acquisition

February 4, 2011

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 31, 2011 - Sigma-Aldrich® Corporation (Nasdaq: SIAL) announced today that it has acquired the assets of Resource Technology Corporation (RTC) of Laramie, Wyoming, an industry leader in analytical standards and certified reference materials. The acquisition of RTC's business complements the recently... Read More

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Jacobs Completes Acquisition of Majority of Aker Solutions' Process & Construction Business

February 4, 2011

PASADENA, Calif., Feb. 1, 2011 - Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE: JEC) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of a number of Aker Solutions' operations within its Process and Construction (P&C) business area. The acquisition, which Jacobs initially announced on Dec. 21, 2010, has a cash purchase... Read More

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Solutia Announces Sale of Certain Other Rubber Chemicals Businesses

February 4, 2011

Continues strategic focus on high-value products with world-leading positions ST. LOUIS, Feb. 1, 2011 - Solutia Inc. (NYSE: SOA) announced today that it has sold its dithiocarbamates (DTCs) and tetrabenzylthiuram disulfide (TBzTD) businesses to Performance Additives Europe GmbH, a subsidiary of Behn Meyer Chemical... Read More

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Cargill Intends Acquiring Royal Nedalco

February 4, 2011

MECHELEN, Belgium, February 1, 2011 - Cargill has announced its intention to acquire Royal Nedalco's alcohol operations from its parent company, Royal Cosun. Cargill and Nedalco - who operate plants adjacent to each other in both the Netherlands and the UK - have been business partners for many years. Cargill's... Read More

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Herman Miller Settles Nemschoff Acquisition Contingencies

February 4, 2011

ZEELAND, Mich., Jan. 31, 2011 - Herman Miller, Inc. (Nasdaq: MLHR), today announced that it has reached an agreement to settle the remaining contingency-based purchase price elements of its acquisition of Nemschoff Chairs, LLC ("Nemschoff"). The settlement was agreed to by the former shareholders of Nemschoff... Read More

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DealerTrack Completes Acquisition of triVIN Holdings, Inc.

February 4, 2011

LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., Feb. 1, 2011 - DealerTrack Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: TRAK) today announced that it has completed its acquisition of triVIN Holdings, Inc. ("triVIN"), a leading provider of automobile title management services to lenders and vehicle registration services to automobile dealers for approximately $131... Read More

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Lincoln Electric Acquires Arc Products

February 4, 2011

CLEVELAND, Jan. 31, 2011 - Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: LECO) announced today that it has acquired substantially all of the assets of Arc Products, a privately-held manufacturer of orbital welding systems and welding automation components based inSouthern California. Orbital welding systems are designed... Read More

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Xilinx Acquires AutoESL to Enable Designer Productivity and Innovation with FPGAs and Extensible Processing Platform

February 3, 2011

Company expands design methodology to include high-level synthesis to bring the benefits of programmable platforms to broader customer base SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 31, 2011 - Xilinx, Inc. (Nasdaq: XLNX), the world's leading provider of programmable platforms, today announced the acquisition of high level synthesis... Read More

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Zebra Technologies Announces Divestiture of Navis

February 3, 2011

Company to focus on core specialty printing, RFID and location solutions LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill., Jan. 31, 2011 - Zebra Technologies Corporation (Nasdaq: ZBRA) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Navis business to Cargotec Corporation (Nasdaq OMX Helsinki: CGCBV) for approximately... Read More

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Kensey Nash Acquires Medical Adhesives and Coatings Technology

February 3, 2011

EXTON, Pa., Jan. 31, 2011 - Kensey Nash Corporation (Nasdaq: KNSY), today announced it has acquired the assets of privately held Nerites Corporation, a developer of medical adhesives and anti-fouling coatings based in Madison, Wisconsin for $20 million in cash. Nerites is developing a technology platform of... Read More

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Leviton Acquires Quantran Systems Limited

February 3, 2011

Acquisition to deliver lighting control solutions to international customers MELVILLE, N.Y., Jan. 31, 2011 - Leviton, the leader in electrical wiring devices, lighting energy management systems, revenue grade metering and commercial data networking solutions, today announced the acquisition of Quantran Systems... Read More

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Sensata Technologies Completes Acquisition of Honeywell's 'Automotive on Board' Sensors Business

February 3, 2011

ALMELO, Netherlands, Jan. 31, 2011 - Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (NYSE: ST) (the "Company") announced today that various of its operating subsidiaries closed the previously announced acquisition of Honeywell's "Automotive on Board" sensors business on Friday, January 28. The Automotive on Board products... Read More

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EnPro Industries Reaches Agreement to Acquire Sealing Products Manufacturer

February 3, 2011

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 31, 2011 - EnPro Industries, Inc. (NYSE: NPO) announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire the business of Pipeline Seal and Insulator, Inc. and its affiliates (PSI), a privately-owned group of companies that manufacture products which ensure the safe flow of fluids through... Read More

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Gill-Simpson Acquires W.R. Casteel Company

February 3, 2011

o Firm Forms New Division to Better Serve Energy Infrastructure Market BALTIMORE, Jan. 31, 2011 - Gill-Simpson, a Baltimore-based electrical engineering and construction company, today announced its acquisition of the assets of W.R. Casteel Company, an electrical constructor with niche experience in providing... Read More

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Drew Acquires Northwest Manufacturer of RV Furniture and Mattresses

February 3, 2011

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan. 31, 2011 - Drew Industries Incorporated (NYSE: DW), a leading supplier of components for recreational vehicles (RV) and manufactured homes, today reported that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Lippert Components, Inc., acquired the assets and business of Nampa, Idaho-based Home-Style Industries... Read More

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Commercial Vehicle Group Announces Acquisition of Bostrom Seating

February 3, 2011

NEW ALBANY, Ohio, Jan. 31, 2011 - Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: CVGI) announced today that it has acquired substantially all of the assets of Bostrom Seating, Inc. ("Bostrom"), a seat supplier to the North American heavy truck, aftermarket, bus and specialty vehicle markets. Bostrom, a division of... Read More

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Blackstone Completes Acquisition of Polymer Group, Inc

February 3, 2011

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 28, 2011 - Scorpio Acquisition Corporation, an affiliate of Blackstone Capital Partners V L.P. (NYSE: BX) ("Blackstone"), has completed its previously announced acquisition of Polymer Group, Inc. ("PGI"). The transaction helps continue to position PGI as a leader in the nonwovens... Read More

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Industrial Controls Announces Merger with United Control Company in Richmond, VA

February 3, 2011

Wanamassa, NJ - February 1, 2011 - Industrial Controls Distributors LLC, the leading distributor of HVAC controls, process instrumentation and valves in North America, is pleased to announce its merger with United Control Company headquartered in Richmond, VA. United Control will integrate operations with... Read More