Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

FLSmidth RAHCO Inc. Acquires Material Handling Business of RAHCO International, Inc. and Innoveq International, Inc.

FLSMIDTH RAHCO INC. is pleased to announce the acquisition of the material handling business of RAHCO International, Inc., and Innoveq International, Inc. With this acquisition FLSmidth RAHCO joins the FLSmidth Minerals Group (formerly FFE Minerals). The group partners now have the capability of providing a full range of equipment and services to mining, aggregate and bulk solids industries....

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Zimmer Holdings Offer and ORTHOsoft Directors' Circular Mailed to Shareholders

WARSAW, Ind. and MONTREAL, Sept. 7 -- Zimmer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ZMH), a leader in the orthopaedics industry, and ORTHOsoft Inc. (TSX-Venture: OSH), a leader in computer navigation for orthopaedic surgery, announced that Zimmer's indirect wholly owned subsidiary, ZMH Acquisition Co., has mailed today its offer and circular to ORTHOsoft shareholders in connection with Zimmer's previously...

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Universal Protection Service Expands Presence in Northern California

SANTA ANA, Calif., Sept. 10 -- Universal Protection Service, a leading privately held security company, announced on Friday, September 7, its acquisition of Ligouri Associates, Inc. A regional security service provider in northern California, Ligouri Associates, Inc., was previously headquartered in Napa, California. We are very excited that Ligouri Associates, Inc. will become part of our team...

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Danville Partners LLC Acquires Oil Skimmers Inc.

CLEVELAND, Sept. 7 -- Cleveland-based business development and private equity firm, Danville Partners LLC announced its acquisition of Oil Skimmers Inc., a manufacturer of oil skimming equipment located in Cleveland, Ohio. The acquisition was completed on August 31, 2007. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed. Changes in management are not anticipated. We are pleased to have the opportunity...

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Excellon Expands Offerings with Automa-Tech / ORCi Merger

Rancho Dominguez, CA September 5, 2007 - Roy Cripps, Vice President of Sales and Marketing announced today that with the announced merger of Automa-Tech with its branch company, ORC imaging Corporation Excellon Automation is now offering the entire combined product line to selected States in North America. Effective immediately, ORC imaging's product portfolio of imaging equipment manufactured in...

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CH2M HILL Finalizes Acquisition of VECO

DENVER, Sept. 7 -- CH2M HILL, a global full-service engineering, construction and operations firm, announced today that it has finalized the acquisition of VECO. The two companies signed a Letter of Intent for exclusive negotiations on May 15, 2007, and this agreement finalizes the details of the acquisition and transaction. Our extensive due diligence has confirmed this is an outstanding company...

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ISS and Glass Lewis Recommend Cholestech Stockholders Vote 'FOR' Merger

HAYWARD, Calif., Sept. 10-- Cholestech Corporation (NASDAQ:CTEC) today announced that Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) and Glass Lewis, two leading independent proxy advisory firms, recommended that Cholestech stockholders vote FOR" the merger transaction between Cholestech and Inverness Medical Innovations, Inc. (AMEX:IMA) and Iris Merger Sub, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of...

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ITT Corporation Completes Acquisition of International Motion Control

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Sept. 10 -- ITT Corporation (NYSE:ITT) today announced it has completed the acquisition of International Motion Control (IMC). Buffalo, N.Y.-based IMC is a global developer of motion control products with 2006 revenues of approximately $200 million. The acquisition agreement was announced on June 26 this year. We're pleased to report the transaction closed smoothly and ahead...

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MediaREADY Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire Shandong Jiajia International

Diversified Chinese Company Brings Over $36 million in Annual Revenue FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Sept. 10 -- MediaREADY, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: MRED) , a provider of innovative interactive, media-convergent entertainment devices, announced today that it has signed a letter of intent to acquire controlling interest of Shandong Jiajia International Freight & Forwarding Co., Ltd. ( Shandong Jiajia"), a...

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TANDBERG to Acquire Codian  

o Acquisition provides immediate products, solutions and resources for seizing current growth opportunities; enhances TANDBERG technology leadership NEW YORK and OSLO, Norway, September 6, 2007 - TANDBERG® (OSLO: TAA.OL), a global leader in visual communication, today announced the acquisition of Codian, an award-winning developer of high-definition videoconferencing infrastructure...

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