Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Perma-Fix Completes Acquisition of PEcoS' Radioactive and Mixed Waste Treatment Facility

ATLANTA, June 14 -- Perma-Fix Environmental Services, Inc. (Nasdaq: PESI; BSE: PESI; Germany: PES.BE), today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Nuvotec USA, Inc. (Nuvotec) and its wholly owned subsidiary, Pacific EcoSolutions, Inc. (PEcoS), for $11.2 million. PEcoS, based in Richland, Washington is a nuclear waste management company that treats both low level and mixed waste. In...

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ISS Recommends That BioVeris Shareholders Vote for Merger

GAITHERSBURG, Md., June 14 -- BioVeris Corporation (NASDAQ:BIOV), today released the following comment on the recommendation by Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. (ISS) that shareholders of BioVeris should vote FOR BioVeris' pending merger with a subsidiary of Roche Holding Ltd at BioVeris' special meeting to be held on June 25, 2007. ISS is widely recognized as the nation's leading...

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OMNI Completes Acquisition of Bailey Operating, Inc.

Acquisition Extends Transportation and Environmental Services in Barnett Shale Region; Geographically Broadens Rental Operations Offered in Barnett Shale; Should Improve Asset Utilization; Immediately Accretive to Earnings CARENCRO, La., June 7 / -- OMNI ENERGY SERVICES CORP. (NASDAQ:OMNI) announced today the completion of the previously announced acquisition of certain assets of Bailey...

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Meridian Signs Memorandum of Understanding to Acquire Automotive Components Holdings' Sandusky, Ohio Facility

ALLEN PARK, Mich., June 12 /-- Meridian Automotive Systems, Inc. ( Meridian ) announced today that they have executed a Memorandum of Understanding ( MOU ) with Ford Motor Company ( Ford ) and Automotive Components Holdings, LLC ( ACH ) outlining their planned acquisition of ACH's Sandusky, Ohio facility. This facility primarily produces front, rear and signal lighting for nearly 60% of Ford's...

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SSAB and IPSCO Jointly Announce Expiration of Hart-Scott-Rodino Waiting Period

LISLE, Ill. and STOCKHOLM, Sweden, June 12 / -- IPSCO Inc. (NYSE/TSX: IPS) and SSAB Svenskt Stal AB (SSAB) jointly announced today the expiration of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended, in connection with the proposed plan of arrangement pursuant to which IPSCO would be acquired by SSAB for a cash consideration of U.S. $160 per share. The...

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Stratos Shareholders Approve Acquisition by CIP Canada

Closing expected by end of third quarter following final regulatory approvals BETHESDA, MD, June 12 / -- Stratos Global Corporation ( Stratos or the Corporation ) today announced shareholder approval of the plan of arrangement between Stratos and CIP Canada Investment Inc. ( CIP Canada ) by which CIP Canada will acquire all of Stratos' outstanding shares for a cash price of C$7.00 per share. The...

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KV Pharmaceutical Company Acquires Technologies and Assets of Particle and Coating Technologies Inc.

Acquisition Expands KV's Capabilities in Drug Delivery Technologies and Accelerates Drug Development ST. LOUIS, June 14 / -- KV Pharmaceutical Company announced today that it has acquired all the technologies, assets and related intellectual property of Particle and Coating Technologies Inc. (PCT), a privately held, St. Louis-based company. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The...

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Hub Group, Inc. Announces a Definitive Agreement to Acquire Assets of Interdom Partners

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., June 6 -- Hub Group (NASDAQ:HUBG) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the assets of Interdom Partners. Hub will hold a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time (9:00 a.m. Central Time) on June 7 to discuss the transaction. Interdom is a privately held non-asset based Intermodal Marketing Company that specializes in providing 20' and...

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Huntsman Takes Majority Share in Saudi Polyurethanes Joint Venture

GULF REGION JV WILL BE RE-NAMED HUNTSMAN APC BRUSSELS, Belgium, June 14 -- Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN) and Basic Chemical Industries Limited (BCI) today announced they have signed an agreement to transfer majority ownership in the two companies' existing Arabian Polyol Company (APC) joint venture in Saudi Arabia from BCI to Huntsman. Financial arrangements were not disclosed. The joint...

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Wicks Broadcast Solutions, LLC Merger with Marketron International, Inc.

NEW YORK, June 11 /-- Wicks Broadcast Solutions, LLC ( WBS ) today announced its merger with Marketron International, Inc. ( Marketron ). Pete D'Acosta, CEO of WBS, will remain as CEO of the new company, operating under the name of Marketron Broadcast Solutions. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Both WBS and Marketron offer broadcast management software solutions to the radio,...

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