Mergers & Acquisitions

Astro Pak Corporation Acquires Chemko Technical Services, Inc.

Aug 09, 2017

COSTA MESA, Calif. - June 09, 2016­­ ­­- Astro Pak Corporation is pleased to announce the acquisition of Florida based company Chemko Technical Services, Inc.

Astro Pak’s newly acquired AS9100 Certified Class 10,000 Cleanroom facility in Florida equips the company to better serve the precision cleaning, testing and passivation requirements for Southeast based aerospace... Read More

Daburn Electronics Acquires Polytron Devices

Aug 04, 2017

Paterson, NJ – July 19, 2017 – Daburn Electronics, a supplier of wire, cable and electronic components has announced the acquisition of leading power supply manufacturer Polytron Devices. Polytron Devices will now operate as a division of Daburn Electronics and will be moving its manufacturing and sales operations to Daburn’s headquarters in Dover, N.J.

“Polytron Devices has... Read More

HOYA Corporation Completes Acquisition of Performance Optics, LLC

Aug 03, 2017

TOKYO, August 2, 2017 - HOYA Vision Care is a strong global partner for the Eyecare Industry and its Customers

HOYA Corporation (HOYA) today announced the completion of the acquisition of Performance Optics, LLC (Performance Optics), including its subsidiaries VISION EASE and Daemyung Optical. Performance Optics is a global ophthalmic lens manufacturer specializing in polycarbonate,... Read More

Schneider Electric Enhances its Position in Core Low Voltage with the Acquisition of ASCO Power Technologies

Jul 29, 2017

ANDOVER, Mass., July 27, 2017 - Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire Asco Power Technologies ("ASCO"), a leader in the Automatic Transfer Switch ("ATS") market for a consideration of $1,250M in an all cash transaction. The acquisition enhances Schneider Electric's EcoStruxure Power Platform... Read More

Key Resin Company Joins the Euclid Group of Companies, Subsidiary of RPM International

Jul 28, 2017

CINCINNATI, Ohio - July 27, 2017 - Key Resin Company is pleased to announce that it is now part of The Euclid Group, a subsidiary of RPM International Inc., as the latest member of its global construction chemicals business. The acquisition, which was finalized on Thursday 20th July 2017, will see Key Resin Company become a central part of The Euclid Group’s resin flooring arm in North... Read More

MW Industries Announces the Acquisition of Tri-Star Industries

Jul 15, 2017

CHICAGO, July 13, 2017 – MW Industries, a leading provider of highly engineered springs, specialty fasteners, machined parts, and other precision components, announced today the acquisition of Tri-Star Industries, an industry leading manufacturer of precision threaded inserts for plastics.

Located in Berlin, CT, Tri-Star was established in 1991. The company manufactures a complete... Read More

EnPro Industries Announces Acquisition of Qualiseal

Jul 14, 2017

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (June 1, 2017) – EnPro Industries, Inc. (NYSE: NPO), a leading manufacturer of engineered industrial products, today announced the acquisition of the assets of Qualiseal Technology (“Qualiseal”), a privately-held company offering custom-engineered mechanical seals for demanding applications in the aerospace industry and other markets. Qualiseal will become part of... Read More

Timken to Acquire ABC Bearings Ltd., Further Expanding Its Global Reach

Jul 06, 2017

NORTH CANTON, Ohio, July 5, 2017 - The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR;, a world leader in engineered bearings and mechanical power transmission products, today announced that its majority-owned subsidiary, Timken India Ltd., has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire ABC Bearings Ltd., a manufacturer of tapered, cylindrical and spherical... Read More

Intertape Polymer Group (IPG®) Completes Transaction to Acquire Cantech®

Jul 06, 2017

IPG® announces completion of transaction intended to broaden its tape making capabilities in North America

MONTREAL, QUEBEC and SARASOTA, FLORIDA, July 3, 2017 - Intertape Polymer Group Inc. (TSX:ITP) ("IPG" or "the Company") announced the completion on July 1 of the previously announced transaction to acquire substantially all of the assets of Canadian Technical Tape... Read More

Top Value Fabrics Acquires Pacific Coast Fabrics

Jul 01, 2017

CARMEL, Indiana (June 29, 2017) - Top Value Fabrics announces the acquisition of Pacific Coast Fabrics. The acquisition expands the company's product offerings and strengthens its West Coast distribution network for printable textiles.

"TVF is known throughout the industry for outstanding customer service and quality products, and the Pacific Coast Fabrics team shares that same... Read More

PennEngineering® Acquires Whitesell® Formed Components and Whitesell® Canada

Jun 30, 2017

DANBORO, PA, June 28, 2017 - PennEngineering® is pleased to announce the acquisition of Whitesell® Formed Components, with operations in Waterford, Romulus and Novi, MI, and Whitesell® Canada in Vaughan, Ontario, Canada.

Whitesell Formed Components, also known as FabriSteel®, is a leading manufacturer of piercing, clinching, and riveting fasteners for the automotive market. “We... Read More

Timken to Acquire Groeneveld Group, Enhancing its Lubrication Systems Platform

Jun 29, 2017

NORTH CANTON, Ohio, June 27, 2017 - The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR;, a global leader in engineered bearings and mechanical power transmission products, today announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire Groeneveld Group, a leading provider of automatic lubrication solutions used in on- and off-highway applications, for approximately... Read More

TricorBraun Agrees to Acquire Canadian Packaging Solutions Company

Jun 28, 2017

Salbro Bottle To Strengthen TricorBraun's Canadian Presence

ST. LOUIS, June 26, 2017 - TricorBraun has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Canadian-based Salbro Bottle (, a 27-year-old packaging solutions company, according to Keith Strope, President and CEO, of TricorBraun.

"Salbro fits our strategic... Read More

WS Hampshire Acquires Timco

Jun 24, 2017

Combining Expertise in Composites & Technical Plastics

Hampshire, IL: WS Hampshire, a leading non-metallic materials and fabrication specialist is pleased to announce the acquisition of Timco, Inc. of Buchanan, NY, creating a market leader for fabricated custom composite solutions and technical plastics.

The new company will provide key components such as bearings, bushings,... Read More

Intertape Polymer Group (IPG®) Enters Strategic Partnership Through Capstone®

Jun 23, 2017

IPG® announces investment intended to enhance its global market- competitiveness in woven products

MONTREAL, QUEBEC; SARASOTA, FLORIDA and DELHI, INDIA, June 15, 2017 - Intertape Polymer Group Inc. (TSX:ITP) ("IPG" or "the Company"), today announced an agreement to acquire a majority stake in Capstone Polyweave Private Limited (d/b/a "Capstone"), a newly-formed... Read More

Intertape Polymer Group (IPG®) Enters Agreement to Acquire Cantech® and Increases Borrowing Capacity by $150 million

Jun 23, 2017

IPG® announces investment intended to broaden its tape-making capabilities in North America, and strengthens its borrowing capacity to facilitate current and future expansion projects

MONTREAL, QUEBEC and SARASOTA, FLORIDA, June 12, 2017 - Intertape Polymer Group Inc. (TSX:ITP) ("IPG" or "the Company"), a leading manufacturer of packaging products and machinery, today... Read More

Aquaphoenix Scientific Increases Capabilities with Acquisition of H2tronics

May 29, 2017

HANOVER, PA - May 25, 2017 - AquaPhoenix is excited to announce it has acquired H2trOnics, a water treatment equipment and software company based out of Grand Prairie, Texas. The H2trOnics product line includes pumps, tanks, sensors and controllers, as well as the design and build of custom panel and skid based feed systems. Additionally, their eServiceReport is a cloud-based reporting... Read More

AMETEK to Acquire MOCON, Inc.

May 22, 2017

BERWYN, Pa. and MINNEAPOLIS, April 17, 2017 - AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE: AME) and MOCON, Inc. (NASDAQ: MOCO) announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which AMETEK will acquire all of the outstanding shares of common stock of MOCON at a price of $30 per share in cash, which represents a premium of 39% to MOCON's closing share price on April 13, 2017. The aggregate... Read More

EVS Metal Acquires Jarco Industries, Inc., Grows Machining Capacity by 400%

May 11, 2017

EVS Metal has been one of the most trusted names in precision metal fabrication for over 20 years. With four ISO 9001:2008-certified facilities across the U.S., our shops comprise over 250,000 total square feet of vertically-integrated manufacturing space offering a full range of services, from design and engineering to integration and assembly of complex products.

Although EVS Metal is... Read More

Timken Acquires PT Tech, Adding Industrial Clutches and Brakes to Its Mechanical Power Transmission Portfolio

May 08, 2017

NORTH CANTON, Ohio, May 5, 2017 - The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR;, a global leader in bearings and mechanical power transmission products, today announced that it has acquired the assets of PT Tech, Inc., a manufacturer of engineered clutches, brakes, hydraulic power take-off units and other torque management devices used in mining, aggregate,... Read More