Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Flow Smart Acquires W.L. Gore's Wire- and Fabric-Reinforced Hose Products Business

Seaford, Del. (July 15, 2010) - Flow Smart, Inc., specialists in high-purity polymer solutions, has announced its purchase of the wire- and fabric-reinforced hose business from Elkton, Md.-based Gore PharmBio Products, a division of W.L. Gore and Associates. The transition, which is set to occur over the next several months, will see Flow Smart taking over all of the production and sales...

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Agra Foundations Acquired by Soletanche Freyssinet

PITTSBURGH, PA - July 13, 2010 - Nicholson Construction Company is pleased to announce that Soletanche Freyssinet, a world leader in civil engineering and construction, acquired Agra Foundations Limited on June 25, 2010. Agra Foundations specializes in piling and ground improvement. Agra is headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, and primarily operates in Western & Central Canada, where it has six...

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Aqua-Aerobic Systems, Inc. Purchases Swiss Company

Acquisition follows corporate vision of international growth and global expansion Loves Park, IL, July, 2010 - Aqua-Aerobic Systems, Inc., a leader in the design and manufacture of water and wastewater treatment equipment and systems, announces its purchase of Mecana Umwelttechnik Ag of Reichenburg Switzerland. Since 1989, Mecana, the original inventor of cloth media filtration, has served the...

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Colonial Surface Solutions Aquires Diamond Manufacturing

Colonial Surface Solutions, Inc. is pleased to announce the acquisition of Diamond Machine and Manufacturing, a company specializing in metal fabrication. Diamond Machine and Manufacturing has changed their name to Diamond Manufacturing of Bluffton effective May 1, 2010. Diamond Manufacturing will help Colonial Surface Solutions, Inc. continue its growth as a metal surface and coating solutions...

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Tyco Electronics to Acquire ADC, Creating a World Leader in Broadband Connectivity

SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland and EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., July 13 -- Complementary Product Offerings Will Help Customers Deliver High-Speed Video and Data Communications o Tyco Electronics Reports Preliminary Fiscal Third Quarter Results o Sales of $3.1 Billion and Book-to-Bill Ratio of 1.06 o Diluted Earnings Per Share From Continuing Operations (GAAP EPS) of $0.72; Adjusted EPS of $0.70 Tyco...

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Quaker Chemical Acquires D. A. Stuart's U.S. Aluminum Hot Rolling Oil Business

Quaker becomes a leading player in the U.S. market CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., July 16, 2010 -- Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) announced today that it has acquired D.A. Stuart's U.S. aluminum hot rolling oil business from Houghton International, including the rights to sell the product portfolio internationally. With this acquisition, Quaker becomes a leading player in the U.S. aluminum hot...

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Air Liquide Announces a Large Hydrogen Acquisition in Korea

Driven by exports, South Korea's economy has grown into one of the world's most advanced economies (and its eighth largest exporter). This manufacturing success is boosting demand for industrial gases in a wide range of sectors such as steel, chemicals, automobile, consumer electronics and high technologies. Fifteen years ago, Air Liquide was the first company in the country to introduce a carbon...

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Metalor Acquires AMI Doduco's Activities In The Americas

Neuchatel, June 10, 2010 - Metalor Technologies International SA (www.metalor.com) and Technitrol Inc. (www.technitrol.com) have acquired AMI Doduco's activities in the Americas (www.amidoduco.com). AMI Doduco has been in the electrical contacts industry for over 85 years. The company's product lines include contact materials, semi-finished products, precision stamped contact parts and...

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Honeywell Completes Acquisition of Matrikon

Combined Businesses Enable Robust Solutions for Operating Industrial Plants; Acquisition Brings Strong Brands and Expertise LONDON, June 28, 2010 - Honeywell (NYSE:HON) today announced it has completed the acquisition of Matrikon for approximately $139 million USD (approximately $144 million CAD). Matrikon will be integrated with the Advanced Solutions business of Honeywell Process Solutions...

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Unifrax Announces Acquisition Deal

Niagara Falls, NY, July 7, 2010 - Unifrax I LLC ( Unifrax"), the Niagara Falls, NY based manufacturer of ceramic fiber insulation products, announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Brightcross Manufacturing Ltd. and Brightcross Insulation Ltd. (together "Brightcross"). Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Brightcross is located in Derby, in the United Kingdom. It...

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