Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

vps ID Systeme GmbH Becomes Wholly-Owned Subsidiary of Digital Identification Solutions AG

Digital Identification Solutions AG acquires 100% of vps ID Systeme GmbH Ettlingen/Stuttgart, Germany (August 20, 2007) - Effective immediately, vps ID Systeme GmbH becomes a subsidiary of Digital Identification Solutions AG. The international leader in identification solutions acquires 100% of the Ettlingen-based software company. As a wholly owned subsidiary, vps will continue to operate in the...

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DISC-LOCK Signs New Canadian Distributor We "R" Nuts & Bolts to Service Canadian Oil Industry

DISC-LOCK contracted a new distributor in Alberta, Canada, We R" Nuts & Bolts to represent their full range of transportation safety solutions that include Safety Wheel Nut, Vibration Proof Locking Nuts, Truck Frame Fastening System, and Locking Washers. This gives DISC-LOCK a local presence and availability in Nisku, Alberta where many of the oil drilling companies are located. Alistair...

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Sweco Announces Acquisition of Ecutec Barcelona S.L.

Florence, KY (August 17, 2007) Sweco, A Business Unit of M-I L.L.C., today announced its recent acquisition of Ecutec Barcelona S.L., a company that specializes in classifying, coating and grinding fine and ultra-fine powders. Ecutec provides complete integrated turnkey systems as well as precision, stand-alone equipment. Brenda Beers-Reineke, President, said, This natural extension of the Sweco...

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CPM Acquires Crown Iron Works

WATERLOO, Iowa-CPM, the world's leading supplier of process equipment and technology for the animal feed, oilseed, biofuels and human food processing industries, announces the acquisition of Crown Iron Works based in Minneapolis, Minn. Crown Iron Works is the global leader in thermal, mechanical and chemical process equipment for the oilseed extraction, edible oil refining, oleochemical and...

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SurfControl Shareholders Approve Acquisition by Websense, Inc.

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 16 /-- Websense, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBSN) today announced SurfControl PLC shareholders approved Websense's proposed acquisition of SurfControl, a provider of on-demand and software-based Web and email security solutions. At the shareholder meetings held today, holders of more than 99% of the ordinary shares outstanding present at the meetings in person or by proxy, voted in favor of the...

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Agilent Technologies to Acquire NetworkFab, a Developer of Advanced Signal Intelligence and Communications Systems

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 13, 2007 -- Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) and NetworkFab Corp. today announced that they have signed a definitive agreement for NetworkFab to join Agilent. Privately held NetworkFab designs and builds advanced signal intelligence, communications and jammer systems for the U.S. military, intelligence agencies and law enforcement groups. The transaction is subject to...

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Tundra Semiconductor Signs Product Acquisition Agreement

Tundra Announces First Step in Smart Interconnect Solutions Strategy OTTAWA, Aug. 16 -- Tundra Semiconductor Corporation (TSX:TUN), a leader in System Interconnect, signed an agreement today to acquire a new product from a leading global solutions and engineering services provider. The agreement is a significant first step in executing Tundra's previously announced smart interconnect solutions...

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Tenneco Acquires Mobile Emissions Business of Combustion Components Associates, Inc.

Company Advances Its Full-System SCR Emissions Capabilities To Meet Future Diesel Regulations LAKE FOREST, Ill., Aug. 20 /-- Tenneco Inc. (NYSE:TEN) today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire the mobile emissions business of Combustion Components Associates, Inc. (CCA), a manufacturer of air pollution control technologies. The acquisition enhances Tenneco's complete system...

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Motorola Completes Acquisition of Leapstone Systems

Privately-Held Company Contributes Leading Software Platform for Converged Services and Applications SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Aug 20, 2007 --Motorola, Inc. (NYSE: MOT) has completed the acquisition of privately-held Leapstone Systems, Inc. Leapstone is a leading communications software developer that provides a unified platform for rapidly creating, managing and delivering converged video, voice and...

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AGP Board Rejects Hostile Takeover Bid

OMAHA, Neb., Aug. 15 -- The Ag Processing Inc (AGP) Board of Directors met for the purpose of responding to an unsolicited letter of intent that they view as a hostile takeover attempt by Ag Processors Alliance, LLC (APA), a company formed exclusively for the takeover of AGP. AGP's Board of Directors and management staff maintain a constant and open dialogue with member-owners and there has been...

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