Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

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

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 being disclosed, and the sale is expected to close within the first quarter of 2011...

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

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 include cam and crankshaft, transmission, vane and turbo linear position sensors as well as...

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Gill-Simpson Acquires W.R. Casteel Company

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 electrical engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services for the energy...

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Leviton Acquires Quantran Systems Limited

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 Limited. Quantran's products, capabilities and presence in strategic international...

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Kensey Nash Acquires Medical Adhesives and Coatings Technology

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 adhesive-based biomaterials which would allow Kensey Nash to further its penetration into...

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Raytheon Company Completes Acquisition of Applied Signal Technology, Inc.

WALTHAM, Mass., Jan. 31, 2011 - Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) today announced the completion of its tender offer, through its wholly owned subsidiary RN Acquisition Company, for all outstanding shares of Applied Signal Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: APSG). The tender offer expired at 12:00 midnight, Eastern Time, on Friday, January 28, 2011. Based on information provided by BNY Mellon Shareowner...

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TransDigm Group Divests Fastener Business

CLEVELAND, Jan. 31, 2011 - TransDigm Group Incorporated (NYSE: TDG), a leading global designer, producer and supplier of highly engineered aircraft components, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its fastener businesses to Alcoa, Inc. (NYSE: AA) for approximately $240 million. The TransDigm fastener business, which was acquired in December 2010 as part of the...

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Alcoa to Acquire TransDigm's Aerospace Fastener Business

NEW YORK - Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced today it has agreed to purchase the aerospace fastener business of TransDigm Group Inc., a leading global designer, producer and supplier of highly engineered aircraft components. The new business will become part of Alcoa Fastening Systems. The transaction is valued at approximately $240 million and is expected to be earnings and cash flow accretive in the...

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

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 leader AutoESL Design Technologies, Inc. Expanding Xilinx's technology foundation...

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Zebra Technologies Announces Divestiture of Navis

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 $190 million in cash. The transaction is expected to be completed during the first...

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