Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Air Liquide Acquires Cryogas de Centroamerica S.A. in Panama

Air Liquide announces the acquisition of Cryogas de Centroamerica, S.A. (Cryogas), a leading supplier of medical and industrial gases in the country of Panama. Cryogas is based in Panama City and employs more than 80 people in a number of locations throughout the country. The agreement to purchase Cryogas' business operations and assets, which include its Air Separation Unit, filling,...

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Acquisitions in Homecare in Australia and South Korea

The market for homecare is growing throughout the world. Air Liquide, which ranks 1st in Europe and 3rd in the world for homecare, continues to develop its offer of services through targeted acquisitions in Australia and South Korea. Air Liquide announces the acquisition in Australia of 70% of the company Snore Australia, a major player in the field of sleep diagnosis. These diagnoses help to...

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SAP Obtains European Commission Approval to Acquire Sybase, Inc.

WALLDORF, Germany, July 20 - SAP AG (NYSE:SAP) today announced that it has obtained approval from the European Commission for the acquisition of Sybase, Inc. Approval of the acquisition from the European Commission satisfied the final regulatory condition to the cash tender offer for all outstanding shares of common stock of Sybase by Sheffield Acquisition Corp., a wholly-owned subsidiary of SAP,...

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SAP Extends Offer to Acquire Sybase, Inc.

WALLDORF, Germany, July 19 - SAP AG (NYSE:SAP) today announced that its indirectly wholly-owned subsidiary, Sheffield Acquisition Corp., has extended the expiration of its cash tender offer for all outstanding shares of common stock of Sybase, Inc., at a price of $65.00 per share, to 9:00 p.m., New York City time, on July 26, 2010, unless further extended. The tender offer was previously...

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Timken Announces Acquisition to Extend Its Process Industries Portfolio

QM will add spherical steel housed units and couplings to Timken's product lineup CANTON, Ohio, July 19 - The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR) today announced it has agreed to acquire the business of QM Bearings and Power Transmission, Incorporated, based in Ferndale, Washington. QM manufactures spherical roller bearing steel housed units and elastomeric and steel couplings used in demanding processes...

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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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