Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Jacobs Signs Agreement to Acquire Carter & Burgess

PASADENA, Calif., Nov. 2 -- Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) announced this morning that it is completing the acquisition of Carter & Burgess, a 3,200-person professional services firm headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, early today. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Founded in 1939, Carter & Burgess is a nationally recognized architecture, engineering, design, and planning firm...

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Newmont Mails Offer for Miramar Mining

DENVER and VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 31 -- Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM) and Miramar Mining Corporation (TSX: MAE, Amex: MNG) announced today that Newmont Mining B.C. Limited, an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Newmont, has commenced and mailed its offer to acquire all of the outstanding common shares of Miramar for C$6.25 cash per common share. The mailing of Newmont's offer...

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Pirelli Acquires 12.4% of Avanex from Alcatel-Lucent for 33.4 Million Euros

Within the framework of this transaction, Alcatel-Lucent signed supply agreements with both Pirelli and Avanex in next generation photonics Pirelli Broadband Solutions and Avanex, which have complementary technology capabilities, will explore collaboration to supply Alcatel-Lucent with innovative photonic components and modules Milan, 29 October 2007 - The Pirelli Group signed with Alcatel-Lucent...

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X-Rite to Acquire Pantone, Inc. Extending Reach in the Color Industry

Acquisition expected to leverage X-Rite's worldwide leadership in color hardware, software and services with Pantone's innovations in color standards and color communication Grand Rapids, Michigan, August 23, 2007 - X-Rite, Incorporated (Nasdaq: XRIT) a leading provider of color solutions for measuring, formulating, matching, and simulating color, announced today it has entered into a definitive...

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Graphel Corporation Announces Merger With Carbon Products, Inc.

WEST CHESTER, OHIO: Graphel Corporation announces a merger with Carbon Products, Inc., of Ramsey, Minnesota and Germantown, Wisconsin. Graphel Corporation, in existence since 1965, offers its customers a full range of graphite machining and EDM services, as well as design, concurrent, and reverse engineering projects as they pertain to the EDM industry, with a specialty in power generation. They...

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Arrow Electronics Completes Acquisition of Centia Group Limited and AKS Group Nordic AB

Expands Software Solutions Business in Europe MELVILLE, N.Y., Sep 04, 2007 - Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) announced that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of Centia Group Limited and AKS Group Nordic AB ( Centia/AKS ) for a purchase price of approximately $32 million, including the assumption of debt. We are excited by the opportunities that the acquisition of...

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HP Broadens Presence in Wide-Format Printing

PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 13, 2007 - HP today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire MacDermid ColorSpan Inc., a manufacturer of wide-format digital inkjet printers, from MacDermid Printing Solutions LLC, a subsidiary of privately held MacDermid Incorporated, which is based in Denver. Based in Minnetonka, Minn., MacDermid ColorSpan is a leading supplier of UV-curable inkjet...

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Danaher and Tektronix Announce Expiration of HSR Act Waiting Period in Connection with Tender Offer

WASHINGTON and BEAVERTON, Ore., Oct. 31 -- Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) and Tektronix, Inc. (NYSE:TEK) jointly announced today the expiration of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended, applicable to the tender offer by an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Danaher for all of the outstanding shares of common stock of Tektronix at a price of...

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Universal Lighting Technologies Enters Acquisition Agreement

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (October 26, 2007) - Universal Lighting Technologies, a global leader in the design and manufacture of high-efficiency lighting ballasts and control systems, has entered into an acquisition agreement with Matsushita Electric Works, Ltd.(hereinafter referred to as MEW) (TSE: 6991). Through this acquisition, Universal Lighting Technologies merges with a premier global manufacturer...

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Rockwell Automation to Acquire Pavilion Technologies

Acquisition expands process automation software offerings MILWAUKEE, Oct. 25, 2007 - Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to buy Pavilion Technologies, Inc., a privately held company that is a recognized leader in advanced process control, production optimization and environmental compliance solutions for process and hybrid industries....

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