Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

FCI Acquires Smartag, Expands RFID Offering

May 31, FCI acquired Smartag, a specialized player in RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) tags manufacturing. This acquisition will allow the group to strengthen its RFID offer in a very dynamic market. Trierenberg Holding AG and Delfortgroup AG, the former owners, were advised by Societe Generale Corporate and Investment Banking on the disposal of Smartag, while HSBC advised FCI. Located in...

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Severn Trent Services Acquires the Business of Quay Technologies Ltd.

Acquisition expands company's ultraviolet product offering to meet high market demand for alternative disinfection technologies FORT WASHINGTON, Pa. - June 6, 2007 - Severn Trent Services has announced the acquisition of the business of Quay Technologies Ltd. of Berks, United Kingdom, manufacturers of a proprietary ultraviolet (UV) technology for use in water and wastewater disinfection. Quay...

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BlueCielo ECM Solutions Acquires DataCore Technology

Miami, FL - June 6, 2007 - BlueCielo ECM Solutions Inc, a leading global provider of Engineering Content Management (ECM) software solutions, announced today that it has acquired DataCore Technology in an all-cash transaction. DataCore Technology is a specialist in implementing electronic data management (EDM) systems. Both companies will merge their activities and operate as one. DataCore...

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NTS Certification Division - NQA, USA - Acquires TRA Certification

CALABASAS, CA - June 1, 2007 - National Technical Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTSC) (NTS), a leading provider of engineering services, announced today the acquisition of TRA Certification, located in Elkhart, Indiana, by its joint venture company, National Quality Assurance, USA (NQA). Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. NQA is one of the world's largest ISO certification bodies, providing...

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Infor Closes Workbrain and Hansen Acquisitions

Infor Adds Applications, Domain Expertise to Increase Leadership in Areas of Human Capital Management and Local Government Solutions ATLANTA - June 1, 2007 - Infor today announced the closing of two acquisitions, Hansen Information Technologies and Workbrain Corporation. The acquisitions continue to move Infor to the forefront of the enterprise software industry, adding a focused offering to...

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Unifrax Completes Acquisition

Niagara Falls, NY, June 1, 2007- Unifrax I LLC ( Unifrax ), the Niagara Falls, NY based manufacturer of ceramic fiber insulation products, announced today that it had completed the previously announced acquisition of the ceramic fiber business of KERAUNION, a.s. ( Keraunion ) from UNION LESNI BRANA, a.s. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Keraunion is located in Dubi, in the Czech...

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LESCO, Inc. Shareholders Approve Merger Agreement

CLEVELAND, May 3 / -- LESCO, Inc. (NASDAQ:LSCO), an Ohio-based company and a leading supplier of lawn care, landscape, golf course and pest control products, announced that, at its special meeting of shareholders held today, the Company's shareholders approved and adopted the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of February 19, 2007, among Deere & Company, Deere Merger Sub, Inc. and the...

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Material Technologies, Inc. Acquires License for a Structural Damage Assessment System

LOS ANGELES, May 2 / -- Material Technologies (OTC Bulletin Board: MTTG) ( MATECH ) a company that engages in the research and development of technologies to monitor and measure metal fatigue, today announced that they have acquired Damage Assessment Technologies, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of UTEK, a specialty finance company focused on technology transfer, in a stock transaction. Damage...

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Genco Shipping & Trading Limited Acquires Minority Stake in Jinhui Shipping and Transportation Limited

NEW YORK, May 2: Genco Shipping & Trading Limited (NYSE:GNK) today issued the following statement: On May 2, 2007, Genco Shipping & Trading Limited acquired 4,440,900 shares of the capital stock of Jinhui Shipping and Transportation Limited. Jinhui Shipping and Transportation Limited is a drybulk shipping owner and operator focused on the Supramax segment of drybulk shipping. Following the...

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Aepona, Appium Announce Merger

Belfast, Northern Ireland, June 5 : Aepona, a global provider of telecoms software products and services headquartered in Belfast, United Kingdom and Appium, a leading technology vendor offering Telecom Application Server and Service Creation Environment products based in Malmö, Sweden, today announced that they will merge to create the world's leading independent vendor for the Telecom...

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