Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Intergraph® Acquires Blue Iron Systems, Inc.

Firm's Ironscan module works with SmartPlant® Materials to automate material tracking via barcode and RFID HUNTSVILLE, Ala.– Intergraph® Process, Power Marine, part of Hexagon and the world's leading provider of enterprise engineering software to the process, power and marine industries, has acquired Blue Iron Systems, Inc. of Calgary, Alberta, and its flagship...

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Whirlpool Enters Into an Agreement to Acquire American Dryer Corporation

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. –Â- Whirlpool Corporation has entered into an agreement to acquire American Dryer Corporation (ADC), a privately held company that manufactures and markets coin-operated, on-premise, industrial and specialty laundry equipment. The planned acquisition gives Whirlpool Corporation's commercial laundry business a platform to reach new markets and channels, while...

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PEP Acquires Trigon International

Attleboro, MA — Precision Engineered Products (PEP), a leading manufacturer of medical devices and components, today announced the acquisition of Trigon International, specialized in design, engineering, manufacturing and assembly services for orthopedic products. End applications range from trauma, knee, hip, extremities and other instruments. The purchase of Trigon International, based in...

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TransDigm Completes Acquisition of Aerospace Business of Pexco LLC, Successful Notes Offering and Incremental Term Loan

CLEVELAND –TransDigm Group Incorporated (the Company") (NYSE: TDG) announced today that it completed the acquisition of the assets of the aerospace business of Pexco LLC ("Pexco Aerospace"), a portfolio company of Odyssey Investment Partners, LLC, for approximately $496 million in cash. The acquisition was previously announced on April 30, 2015. Pexco Aerospace is a global leader in the...

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ZF Completes Acquisition of TRW Automotive

• Antitrust clearances have been granted • Closing is starting signal for integration • TRW will be integrated into ZF as the new Active Passive Safety Technology" division FRIEDRICHSHAFEN, Germany –Â- ZF Friedrichshafen AG, a global leader in driveline and chassis technology, and TRW Automotive Holdings Corp. (NYSE: TRW) announced today that the companies have completed the...

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ISSI Acknowledges Unsolicited Offer from Cypress Semiconductor; Authorizes Discussions with Cypress Semiconductor

MILPITAS, Calif. –Â- Integrated Silicon Solution, Inc. (Nasdaq: ISSI) today acknowledged the receipt of an unsolicited offer from Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (Nasdaq: CY) to acquire all of the outstanding common stock of ISSI for $19.75 per share in cash. As previously announced, ISSI entered into an Agreement and Plan of Merger dated as of March 12, 2015 ( Uphill Agreement") with...

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BASF Acquires Intellectual Property for a New Manufacturing Process of High Molecular Weight Polyisobutene (HM PIB) from LANXESS

• Innovative production process • Additional capacities to support growth of global high molecular weight polyisobutene (HM PIB) market Ludwigshafen/KÃ-¶ln, Germany – BASF and LANXESS have signed an agreement on BASF’s purchase of the polyisobutene business consisting mainly of intellectual property for a new, innovative technology to produce high molecular weight polyisobutene (HM...

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Teradyne and Universal Robots Announce Agreement for Teradyne to Acquire Universal Robots, Leader in Collaborative Robots

• Collaborative Robotics is an emerging $100 million market with forecasted rapid growth • Universal Robots is the leader in collaborative robots with over 4,000 units sold • Establishes Teradyne position early in a high growth segment of industrial automation • Teradyne provides revenue synergies, financial strength and global reach to accelerate Universal Robots growth • Cash only...

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O-I to Acquire Vitro's Food and Beverage Business for $2.15 Billion

Provides a Leading Position in Mexico; Expected to be Accretive to Cash Flow and EPS in 2016 Perrysburg, OhioÂ-  - Owens-Illinois, Inc. (NYSE: OI) announced today that it has reached a definitive agreement with Vitro, S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV: VITROA), to acquire Vitro's food and beverage glass container business in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $2.15 billion. Vitro is the...

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