Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Recent G4S Acquisitions Expand Technology Capabilities.

Incorporating Innovations From NSSC, Touchcom, Adesta And G4S Technology. Dallas, TX (October 12, 2010) - Building on a legacy as the premier supplier of security manpower, G4S Secure Solutions (USA) is staking claim on a new category of integrated security solutions that combines manpower and technology. Through acquisition of several industry-leading technology companies in the security arena,...

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Met-Pro Corporation Acquires Patented Biological Technology

Provides new global municipal and industrial market opportunities Strengthens Met-Pro's Total Air Solutions" value proposition HARLEYSVILLE, Pa., Oct. 12 - Raymond J. De Hont, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Met-Pro Corporation (NYSE: MPR), announced today that the Company has acquired substantially all of the assets including the patents and technology of Bio-Reaction Industries LLC...

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Apache Completes Acquisition of BP Canada Assets

HOUSTON, Oct. 12 - Apache Corporation (NYSE, Nasdaq: APA) today announced that its subsidiary has completed its acquisition of substantially all of BP's upstream natural gas business in western Alberta and British Columbia. The transaction is the second closing of Apache's previously announced three-part acquisition of BP assets. Apache Canada Ltd. acquired assets with estimated proved reserves...

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Broadcom Corporation to Acquire Beceem Communications Inc., a Leader in 4G Wireless

Combined Company will Accelerate the Availability of Multimode LTE / WiMAX Cellular Solutions for use in Handsets, Broadband Wireless Gateways, Mobile Computing and Consumer Electronics Devices IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 13 - Broadcom Corporation (Nasdaq: BRCM), a global leader in semiconductors for wired and wireless communications, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire...

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IBM Acquires PSS Systems

ARMONK, N.Y., Oct. 13 - IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that it has acquired PSS Systems, a privately held company based in Mountain View, Calif. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. PSS Systems' software helps organizations analyze, automate and implement information governance policies across massive amounts of electronic business information and dispose of that information in an...

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Lockheed Martin Enters into Definitive Agreement to Sell Its EIG Business to Veritas Capital

BETHESDA, Md., Oct. 13 - Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Enterprise Integration Group (EIG) business to Veritas Capital for $815 million in cash. As announced on June 2, the Corporation's plan to divest EIG is based on the U.S. Government's increased concerns about perceived organizational conflicts of interest....

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Canadian Circuit Acquires New Scoring Equipment; Completes Facility Upgrade & Hosts Opens House

Surrey B.C.: Praveen Arya, President and owner of Canadian Circuits, Inc. of Surrey British Columbia, announced today that his company has recently acquired a new ACCU-SCORE Lab Model AS-15-JE scoring machine as part of his company's complete equipment upgrade. Mr. Arya stated, This scoring equipment is an integral part of our complete facility upgrade. As a company we have set a very ambitious...

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Qualcomm Innovation Center, Inc. Acquires iSkoot Technologies Inc., a Leader in Mobilizing Internet Services on the Handsets Most People Use Today

Deal Enhances Ability to Deliver Integrated Services that Optimize Network Usage, Provide Better User Experiences and Improve Battery Life SAN DIEGO, Oct. 13 - Qualcomm Innovation Center, Inc. (QuIC), a wholly owned subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated (Nasdaq: QCOM), today announced it has acquired iSkoot Technologies Inc., a newly-formed corporation that has recently received substantially all...

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Nypro Inc. Has Entered into a Definitive Agreement to Acquire 100% of the Shares of Schlosser Medizintechnik GmbH of Knittlingen, Germany

CLINTON, Massachusetts; October 11, 2010 - Nypro Inc. has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire 100% of the shares of Schlosser Medizintechnik GmbH of Knittlingen, Germany. The agreement was announced jointly today by Ted Lapres, President and CEO of Nypro, here and Peter Pronath, President, General Manager and major shareholder of Schlosser. Founded in 1969, Schlosser is a well-known...

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MSA Completes Acquisition of General Monitors

California Company Strengthens MSA's Presence in Oil, Gas and Petrochemical Markets PITTSBURGH, Oct. 14 - MSA (NYSE: MSA) today announced it has completed the acquisition of General Monitors of Lake Forest, Ca., a leading innovator and developer of fixed systems for gas and flame detection. General Monitors is a privately held company that employs approximately 225 people globally and had 2009...

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