Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Perma-Fix Completes Sale of Dayton Industrial Facility for $2.1 Million

ATLANTA, March 17 -- Perma-Fix Environmental Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:PESI) today announced that it has completed the sale of Perma-Fix of Dayton, Inc., one of the company's Industrial Segment facilities located in Dayton, Ohio, to OGM, LTD. for approximately $2.1 million in cash, subject to certain possible working capital adjustments within 90 days of closing, and the assumption of certain...

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International Paper Agrees to Purchase Weyerhaeuser's Packaging Business

Creates premier global containerboard business with expanded mill and converting presence in key geographies IP Investor Webcast at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time MEMPHIS, Tenn., March 17 -- International Paper (NYSE:IP) has signed an agreement with Weyerhaeuser to purchase its Containerboard, Packaging and Recycling (CBPR) business for $6 billion in cash, subject to post-closing adjustments....

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Intek Plastics Acquires Elite Plastic Corp.

Move expands Intek's reach to new markets, materials and capabilities HASTINGS, MINN. (March 19, 2008) - Intek Plastics, a leader in custom plastic extrusion and fabrication, announced today it has acquired the assets of Elite Plastic Corp. of Hawthorne, New Jersey. Elite Plastic is a privately held manufacturer of custom plastic profiles for the point-of-purchase market in the northeastern...

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Kontron AG Founds Joint-Venture with Quanta Computer Inc. of Taiwan

World's largest producer of laptops acquires minority stake in Kontron Asia Inc., Taipei Eching, Munich, March 12, 2008 - Kontron AG, one of the world's leading manufacturers of embedded computer systems, is founding a joint-venture with the Taiwanese company Quanta Computer Inc., Taipei, the world's largest manufacturer of laptops. As announced on March 6th. by the Executive Board of Kontron,...

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Jeppesen Purchases Ocean Systems, Inc. to Grow Marine Business

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., March 12 -- Jeppesen today announced the purchase of Ocean Systems, Inc., a leading provider of vessel and voyage optimization solutions. Ocean Systems will become a part of Jeppesen's marine division. Jeppesen is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Boeing Commercial Aviation Services. Ocean Systems' vessel and voyage optimization solutions reduce vessel fuel consumption, while...

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Microsoft to Expand Investment in Desktop Virtualization with Acquisition of Kidaro

Addition to Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack will provide IT professionals with capability for managing Virtual PCs across the enterprise. REDMOND, Wash., March 12 -- Microsoft Corp. today announced its intended acquisition of Kidaro, a leading provider of desktop virtualization solutions for enterprises. In combining Kidaro's virtualization technology with its suite of desktop management...

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Avensys Inc. Announces Its Intention to Acquire the Assets of Willer Engineering Limited

Avensys Inc.'s Environmental Solutions Division Signs Definitive Asset Purchase Agreement The Business Combination Is Expected to generate $15 Million Dollar in Annual Revenues MONTREAL, March 11 -- Avensys Inc., a leading manufacturer and distributor of fiber optic components and integrator of instrumentation and turn-key systems for environmental monitoring and a wholly owned subsidiary of...

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Kaman to Acquire Industrial Supply Corp. of Richmond, Virginia

BLOOMFIELD, Conn., March 11 -- Kaman Corp. (NASDAQ:KAMN) today announced that its subsidiary, Kaman Industrial Technologies Corporation (KIT) has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Industrial Supply Corp. (ISC) of Richmond, Virginia. ISC will become part of KIT, Kaman's industrial distribution segment. Terms were not disclosed. The transaction is expected to be completed on or about March...

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Canyon Resources Announces Shareholder Approval of the Merger with Atna Resources

GOLDEN, Colo., March 13 - Canyon Resources Corporation ( Canyon ) (AMEX:CAU). On March 13, 2008, Canyon Resources Corporation, a Colorado based mining company, held a special stockholder meeting. The stockholders voted to approve and adopt the Agreement and Plan of Merger dated November 16, 2007, by and among Atna Resources Ltd. ( Atna ), a wholly owned subsidiary of Atna, and Canyon (the Merger...

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Convergys to Expand Customer Service Management Offerings with Acquisition of Software Company in China

(Cincinnati and Shanghai; March 13, 2008) - - - Convergys Corporation(NYSE: CVG), a global leader in relationship management, announced today it is expanding the set of customer service management offerings available to its clients through the acquisition of Shanghai-based Shanghai Hong Xun Software Co., Ltd. from BMI Asia Inc. The privately-held company is the first in the Asia Pacific region to...

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