Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Unifrax Announces Acquisition Deal

July 28, 2011

Niagara Falls, NY, July 25, 2011 - Unifrax I LLC ("Unifrax"), the Niagara Falls, NY based manufacturer of ceramic fiber insulation products, announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Super Saffil Limited and Saffil America, Inc. (together, "Saffil") from Dyson Group plc. Terms of the... Read More

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ITW Acquires Despatch Industries; Company is a Leading Provider of Thermal Processing Equipment

July 27, 2011

GLENVIEW, ILLINOIS-(July 22, 2011)-Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE: ITW) today announced that it has acquired Despatch Industries, a leading provider of thermal processing equipment for the solar, carbon fiber and other thermal technology markets. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. With full-year 2011... Read More

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MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. Announces the Acquisitions of American Tool Supply, Inc. and Its Affiliate, American Specialty Grinding Co., Inc.

July 22, 2011

Expands presence in the Northeast with Addition of Regional Metalworking Leader MELVILLE, N.Y., July 18, 2011 - MSC INDUSTRIAL DIRECT CO., INC. (NYSE: MSM), "MSC", one of the premier distributors of Metalworking and Maintenance, Repair and Operations ("MRO") supplies to industrial customers throughout the United... Read More

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Tecomet Announces Acquisition of Kemac Technology

July 20, 2011

BOSTON, MA, July 14, 2011 - Tecomet, a contract manufacturer serving the medical device and aerospace defense industries, announced today that it has acquired Kemac Technology, a photo chemical etching business located in Azusa, CA. Financing for the transaction was arranged by Boston based Charlesbank Capital... Read More

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Degremont Completes Acquisition of AmeriWater

July 19, 2011

Degremont, a subsidiary of SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT announces it has completed the acquisition of AmeriWater, a specialist in high-purity water production. Based in Dayton, Ohio (USA), AmeriWater is operating since 1995 and is a recognized specialist in design, manufacturing and supply of high-purity water treatment... Read More

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Quaker Acquires Remaining Interest in Mexican Affiliate

July 19, 2011

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., July 12, 2011 - Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) announced today that it has acquired the remaining ownership interest in its Mexican affiliate, TecniQuimia Mexicana, S.A. de C.V. Cash consideration of $10.5 million was paid for the 60% interest not previously owned by Quaker, with an... Read More

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Crane Co. Acquires W.T. Armatur Gmbh & Co. KG

July 14, 2011

Maxdorf, Germany (July 12, 2011) - CRANE ChemPharma Flow Solutions(TM), a Crane Co. business and a leading provider of highly engineered products for fluid handling applications worldwide, is pleased to announce its acquisition of German valve manufacturer W.T. Armatur Gmbh & Co. KG. Founded in 1978 and located in... Read More

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Emerson Acquires Net Safety Monitoring, Inc.

July 8, 2011

Acquisition expands depth of Emerson Process Management's safety and security offerings ST. LOUIS (July 5, 2011) - Emerson Process Management, a business of Emerson (NYSE: EMR), has acquired Net Safety Monitoring, Inc., a global leader in the design, development and manufacture of fixed toxic and combustible gas... Read More