Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

R&D Circuits Acquires Socket Division of Cascade Microtech

R&D Circuits Inc. announced that it has acquired the test socket design and manufacturing division of Cascade Microtech, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCD). The division operates out of Brooklyn Park, Minnesota and will now operate under the name R&D INTERCONNECT SOLUTIONS. Jim Russell, President and CEO of R&D Circuits said, We were attracted to the company because of its technology, resources and...

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Timken Completes Drives LLC Acquisition

Addition of drive chain maker further expands Timken power transmission portfolio for diverse industrial applications; product offering to be expanded globally CANTON, Ohio, Oct. 3, 2011 - The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR) today announced it has completed the $92 million acquisition of Drives LLC, a leading manufacturer of highly engineered drive-chains, roller-chains and conveyor augers for the...

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Hitachi Data Systems to Acquire Shoden Data Systems

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - October 5, 2011 - Hitachi Data Systems Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE: HIT/ TSE: 6501), today announced its intention to acquire Shoden Data Systems (Shoden), a leading provider of data center technology solutions in South Africa and across the sub-Saharan African continent. The acquisition is subject to approval from the South African...

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Measurement Specialties Inc. Acquires Celesco

HAMPTON, Va., Oct. 3, 2011 - Measurement Specialties, Inc. (Nasdaq:MEAS) (the Company"), a global designer and manufacturer of sensors and sensor-based systems, announced today that they have completed the acquisition of Celesco Transducer Products Inc, a leader in the design and manufacture of cable extension transducers and rotary encoders, from Tedea-Technological Automation and Development,...

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CODA Holdings Acquires Battery Management Systems Leader EnergyCS

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 14, 2011 - CODA Holdings, a California based developer of electric vehicles, EV propulsion systems and stationary energy storage applications, announced that it had acquired EnergyCS, a leading developer of battery management systems (BMS). EnergyCS has been an integral partner in the development of our all-electric vehicle," said Phil Murtaugh, CEO of CODA Holdings. "Their...

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Quaker Chemical Acquires G.W. Smith & Sons, Inc.

Quaker becomes a leading die casting lubricant provider in the U.S. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Oct. 3, 2011 - Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) announced today that it has acquired G.W. Smith & Sons, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of die cast lubricants ( G.W. Smith"). The acquired business has net sales of approximately $14 million. G.W. Smith's proprietary formulations of die cast...

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Sealed Air Completes Acquisition of Diversey Holdings, Inc.

Creates New Global Leader in Food Safety and Security, Facility Hygiene and Product Protection ELMWOOD PARK, N.J., Monday, October 3, 2011 - Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE) announced today that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of Diversey Holdings, Inc. ( Diversey"), a leading solutions provider to the global cleaning and sanitation market. Under the terms of the agreement,...

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Western Shield Label Company Acquires Self-Stik Labels

Rancho Dominguez, CA (October 1st, 2011) -- Western Shield Label Company, a leading label converter in Southern California, today announced that they have acquired Self-Stik Labels a label printer based in Chatsworth, CA, with expertise in the health/beauty and cosmetic markets. With the addition of Self-Stik Label's established customer base and assets, Western Shield increases its foothold in...

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PI Acquires a Majority Share in Micro-Positioning Specialist miCos

Karlsruhe - Eschbach. Piezo and nanopositioning technologiy market leader PI (Physik Instrumente) recently acquired a majority share of micropositioning / motion control specialist miCos GmbH in Eschbach, Germany. Extended Product Range The acquisition allows Karlsruhe-based PI to supplement its extensive nanopositioning and micropositioning portfolio with the products and know-how of a leader in...

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Marathon Heater Inc. Acquires New Plant

Marathon Heater is pleased to announce that we have purchased Glenn Electric Heater Company's Brownsville, TN manufacturing plant and design information for all their product lines. The following new products will be added to the Marathon product line: -Tubular heaters -Immersion heaters -Starflex band heaters -Refractory strip heaters -Kamlrok disc heaters We expect to begin manufacturing these...

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