Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Janus International Announces Rolling Steel Expansion

(Temple, GA - January 4, 2011) Janus International has acquired the rolling steel manufacturing line from Windsor Republic Doors of Little Rock, Arkansas. The acquisition will allow Janus to now manufacture their Challenger medium duty rolling steel door (the Janus MD door) in Surprise, Arizona in addition to the headquarters location in Temple, Georgia. Certain guide configurations will also be...

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PolyOne Acquires Second Specialty Business in Brazil

CLEVELAND, Jan. 3, 2011 - PolyOne Corporation (NYSE: POL), a premier global provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions, has acquired Uniplen Industria de Polimeros Ltda. (Uniplen), a leading Brazilian producer of specialty engineered materials and distributor of thermoplastics. The Uniplen acquisition provides PolyOne with local expertise in specialty engineered materials...

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Salesforce.com Completes Acquisition of Heroku

Heroku is the leading Ruby application platform-as-a-service, powering more than 110,000 next-generation social and mobile cloud applications Salesforce.com cloud platform will support major Cloud 2 languages - Java and Ruby SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 3, 2011 - Salesforce.com (NYSE: CRM), the enterprise cloud computing (http://www.salesforce.com/cloudcomputing/) company, today announced it has completed...

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Platts Completes Acquisition of BENTEK Energy, Broadening Its Analytical Services in Natural Gas and Related Power Markets

NEW YORK, Jan. 3, 2011 - Platts, a leading global provider of energy and metals information and a division of The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. (NYSE: MHP), today completed for an undisclosed cash sum its acquisition of BENTEK Energy, LLC, a privately held energy market analytics company headquartered in Evergreen, Colorado. The acquisition was first announced on December 14, 2010. Bentek, which...

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Nicholson Acquires Advanced Foundation Systems

PITTSBURGH, PA - January 3, 2011 - Nicholson Construction Company has acquired Advanced Foundation Systems, Inc., a geotechnical contractor located in Denver, Colorado. The acquisition strengthens Nicholson's position in the Western United States, where Advanced Foundation Systems has completed numerous of earth retention, piling, and ground improvement projects. This acquisition of a sister...

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Gulf Resources Agrees to Acquire Crude Salt Field

NEW YORK and SHANDONG, China, Jan. 4, 2011 - Gulf Resources, Inc. (Nasdaq: GFRE) ( Gulf Resources or the Company ), a leading manufacturer of bromine, crude salt and specialty chemical products in China, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Shouguang City Haoyuan Chemical Company Limited ( SCHC ) has signed an agreement to acquire a crude salt field from the state operated Shouguang...

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Protexic Brands Announces Acquisition of Createc Corporation

Arlington Heights, January 3, 2011 - Protexic Brands, a Strategic Business Unit of Tegrant Corporation, today announced the acquisition of Createc Corporation, a leading manufacturer of highly-engineered, custom molded foam products, including protective packaging solutions, automotive components and specialty products. Createc is headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, and has four manufacturing...

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ArvinMeritor Announces Sale of Body Systems Business

TROY, Mich., Jan. 3, 2011 - ArvinMeritor, Inc. (NYSE: ARM) today announced that it has completed the sale of its Body Systems business to an affiliate of Inteva Products, LLC. The estimated purchase price at closing was $27.27 million, consisting of $12.27 million in cash at closing (adjusted for estimated balances in working capital and other items at the time of the closing) and a promissory...

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ConvergEx Group Completes Purchases of RealTick and LDB Consulting

Acquisitions Continue ConvergEx's Long-Standing Strategy of Growing its Technology Offering NEW YORK, Jan. 3, 2011 - ConvergEx Group, a leading technology company, today announced that it has completed its acquisition of RealTick-® from Barclays Bank PLC. ConvergEx additionally announced today that it has also completed its acquisition of LDB Consulting, Inc. Financial terms were not disclosed...

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CoorsTek Acquires Saint-Gobain Advanced Ceramics

CoorsTek expands technical capabilities, product lines, and geographical reach GOLDEN, Colo., Jan. 3, 2011 - CoorsTek, Inc., now the world's largest technical ceramics manufacturer, announced today the completion of the purchase of the advanced ceramics business of Saint-Gobain. Augmenting an already expansive market presence, CoorsTek now owns and operates 44 facilities on four continents....

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