Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Ficodis Group Strengthens Power Transmission Offer with Acquisition of Reliable Bearing in Mississauga

MONTRÉAL, March 6, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Ficodis Group is acquiring Reliable Bearing, a company specializing in power transmission products based in Mississauga, Ontario. This makes 14 acquisitions for Ficodis Group, allowing the company to complete its network of power transmission distributors and add new brands to its product portfolio. It also furthers Ficodis's expansion strategy of...

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LIQUI-BOX and DS Smith's Plastics Division Join Together to Create Innovative Leader in Sustainable Packaging

RICHMOND, Va., March 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Liqui-Box, a portfolio company of Olympus Partners, has agreed to acquire DS Smith plc's Plastics Division to create a comprehensive and innovative leader in flexible and rigid packaging. Liqui-Box and DS Smith Plastics, which includes the Rapak and Worldwide Dispenser businesses, will have a global footprint, design capabilities and service...

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Kinetic Ceramics Acquires Autotrol Corporation

Next-Generation Industrial Systems Technology Company Purchases U.S. Based Gear Motor Manufacture Philadelphia, PA – January 15, 2019 – Kinetic Ceramics, one of the world's leading multi-industry precision technology companies, announced today that it has purchased U.S. gear motor manufacturer, Autotrol Corporation. For 55 years, Autotrol Corporation has designed and fabricated...

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Huber Announces Agreement to Acquire Miller Chemical & Fertilizer, LLC, a Division of Industrial Group Holdings, LLC

Atlanta, Georgia (U.S)—March 5, 2019—Huber Engineered Materials (“HEM”), a specialty engineered materials company owned by the J.M. Huber Corporation (“Huber”), announced today it has entered into a definitive agreement with Dunes Point Capital, LP to acquire Miller Chemical & Fertilizer, LLC (“Miller”). Miller, founded in 1937, has nearly 100 employees and is headquartered in...

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Univar Completes Acquisition of Nexeo Solutions, Creating Univar Solutions

Combined Company Positioned to Drive Growth and Shareholder Value with Expanded Capabilities and Unmatched Expertise to Help Customers and Suppliers Capitalize on Growth Opportunities Downers Grove, Ill., March 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Univar Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ("Univar"), today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Nexeo Solutions ("Nexeo"), creating a leading global chemical and...

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ATS Completes Acquisition of Comecer

CAMBRIDGE, ON, Feb. 28, 2019 /CNW/ - ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc. (TSX: ATA) ("ATS" or the "Company") an industry-leading automation solutions provider, today announced that the acquisition of Comecer S.p.A, a leader in the design, engineering, manufacture, and servicing of advanced aseptic containment and processing systems for the nuclear medicine and pharmaceutical industries,...

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Gleason to Acquire Faessler Honing Business from Daetwyler Group in an Asset Deal

Rochester, NEW YORK USA, February 26, 2019. Gleason Corporation today announced the signing of a definitive agreement with Daetwyler Industries AG and MDC Max Daetwyler AG to acquire all assets of Daetwyler’s Faessler gear honing business. Under the Faessler brand, Daetwyler has been producing gear honing machines, related workholding and tools for the high-precision hard finishing of gears....

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Upper Bay Leads Investor Group for The Acquisition of Tidewater Transportation & Terminals

Vancouver, Wash., Feb. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Upper Bay Infrastructure Partners ("Upper Bay"), Ullico, funds and accounts under management by BlackRock, Silverfern, and certain other co-investors (collectively, the "Investor Group") are pleased to announce that they have acquired Tidewater Transportation & Terminals ("Tidewater'") from Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners ("Stonepeak")....

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Jet Aviation Acquires Full Ownership of San Juan FBO

Teterboro, N.J., Feb. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Jet Aviation today acquired full ownership of the San Juan fixed-base operator (FBO) at Luis Muñoz Marin International Airport in Puerto Rico, a provider of premium business aviation services at one of the most convenient U.S. points of entry for international flights. Jet Aviation has been operating the San Juan FBO under a management...

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Komatsu Announces Purchase of Forestry Machine Manufacturer TimberPro

Rolling Meadows, Ill., February 19, 2019 – Komatsu America Corp. a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire TimberPro, Inc. The acquisition is expected to close on April 1, 2019, subject to completion of the closing conditions. Established in 2002, TimberPro is a Wisconsin-based manufacturer of purpose-built forest...

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