Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

TransDigm Completes Acquisition of Semco Instruments Inc.

CLEVELAND, Sept. 3 -- TransDigm Group Incorporated (NYSE:TDG), a leading global designer, producer and supplier of highly engineered aircraft components, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Semco Instruments Inc. (Semco) for approximately $74 million in cash that was previously announced on August 6, 2010. Semco, which is based in Valencia, CA, manufactures proprietary,...

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Crown Holdings, Inc. Announces Agreement to Acquire Partner's Interest in Chinese and Vietnamese Joint Ventures

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 7 - Crown Holdings, Inc. (the Company") (NYSE:CCK) today announced that it has entered into agreements to acquire, from affiliates of Swire Pacific Limited, their 44.57% interest in the holding company for Crown's four joint venture facilities in China and their 49% interest in the holding company for Crown's joint venture facility in Hanoi, Vietnam for an aggregate purchase...

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ESCO Announces Acquisition of Smart Grid Solution Provider

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 7 - ESCO Technologies Inc. (NYSE: ESE) today announced that it has acquired Xtensible Solutions, Inc. ( Xtensible"), located in Greenwood Village, Colorado. Xtensible is the thought leader in Enterprise Information Management Strategy, and is a leading provider of semantic-based information management and integration solutions to the utility industry worldwide. Such strategy and...

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Mylan Completes Acquisition of Bioniche Pharma Sooner Than Expected

Company also launches new Mylan Institutional business PITTSBURGH, Sept. 7 - Mylan Inc. (NASDAQ:MYL) today announced it has completed the acquisition of Bioniche Pharma Holdings Limited sooner than anticipated. Bioniche Pharma, an injectable pharmaceutical company, is providing Mylan with immediate entry into the North American injectables market and a platform for the commercialization of future...

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North Highland Acquires Majority Interest in China-Based HBC Consulting

Acquisition Supports North Highland's Ongoing Expansion Strategy in U.S. and Abroad ATLANTA, Sept 7 - Global consulting firm North Highland (www.northhighland.com) announced today that it has acquired a majority interest in HBC Consulting, a Chinese consulting firm with which it has partnered to support the needs of North Highland's U.S. clients operating in the region. North Highland opened a...

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Measurement Specialties Announces Acquisition of Pressure Systems, Inc.

Expands Pressure Sensing Products in Aerospace Research and Water Monitoring Markets Measurement Specialties, Inc. (Nasdaq:MEAS), a global designer and manufacturer of sensors and sensor-based systems, announced the acquisition of Pressure Systems, Inc. ( PSI"). Located in Hampton, Virginia, PSI is a global leader in pressure sensing instrumentation for the aerospace research industry, and for...

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Rhino Linings Corporation Acquires Tobin Manufacturing

San Diego, CA (September 1, 2010) - Rhino Linings Corporation ( Rhino"), a global provider of protective polyurethane, polyurea, polyaspartic and epoxy coatings is excited to announce the acquisition of Tobin Manufacturing, LLC ("Tobin"), a leading manufacturer of two component positive displacement meter/mix/dispense equipment. Tobin equipment dispenses polyurethane elastomers, epoxies and foams...

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Airgas Board of Directors to Review Revised Unsolicited Tender Offer from Air Products

Stockholders Advised to Take No Action Pending Review RADNOR, PA - September 6, 2010 - Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG) today noted that Air Products & Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE: APD) ( Air Products") has announced a revised tender offer to acquire all outstanding common shares of Airgas at a price of $65.50 per share in cash. The closing price of Airgas common stock on Friday, September 3, 2010 was $66.67....

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Franklin Fueling Systems Announces the Acquisition of PetroTechnik Limited, Suffolk, UK

MADISON, Wis., Sept. 7, 2010 - Franklin Fueling Systems, one of the world's leading manufacturers and suppliers of petroleum equipment, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of all of the outstanding shares of PetroTechnik Limited ( PetroTechnik") for cash. PetroTechnik is the supplier of Universal Petro Pipe (UPP) and polyethylene containment, piping and tightness testing systems...

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Ball Acquires Neuman Aluminum

BROOMFIELD, Colo., July 26 - Key Points o Ball has acquired the leading North American maker of aluminum slugs used to make extruded aerosol cans, beverage bottles, aluminum collapsible tubes and technical impact extrusions. o This strategic acquisition provides Ball with additional metal forming technology, brings access to new markets. o Ball expects the transaction to be accretive in its first...

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