Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Leggett & Platt Commercial Vehicle Products Group Completes Acquisition of Gamber-Johnson

STEVENS POINT, Wis., March 13: Leggett & Platt Commercial Vehicle Products (CVP) Group has completed the transfer of ownership transaction of Gamber-Johnson, renowned manufacturer of rugged docking stations and vehicle mounts. The CVP Group, comprised of industry leading manufacturers Masterack, Crown North America, Team Fenex and America's Body Company, is part of Missouri-based Leggett & Platt,...

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Xantrex Announces Closing of Acquisition of Elgar Electronics

VANCOUVER, March 12: Xantrex Technology Inc. (TSX:XTX) today announced it has completed the acquisition of Elgar Electronics Corporation, a leading provider of programmable power products and systems for $108 million in cash. Acquiring Elgar is an important milestone for Xantrex, said Mossadiq Umedaly, Xantrex Chairman. With Elgar, Xantrex will be the leader in programmable power with the...

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Dover Corporation Acquires Pole/Zero Corporation

NEW YORK, Feb. 27 -- Dover Corporation (NYSE:DOV) announced today that its Dover Electronics subsidiary has completed the acquisition of Pole/Zero Corporation. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. With the acquisition of Pole/Zero, the Microwave Products Group (MPG) of Dover Electronics' Components Group will have annualized sales in excess of $100 million. Pole/Zero, based near...

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Baldor To Acquire the Power Systems Business of Rockwell Automation, Inc.

Baldor Electric Company (NYSE:BEZ) markets, designs, and manufactures industrial electric motors, drives and generators and is based in Fort Smith, Arkansas. Today Baldor announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the Reliance Electric Company and certain of its affiliated companies (the Power Systems business ) of Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE:ROK). Baldor will purchase...

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Steel Technologies Announces Merger Agreement with Mitsui

LOUISVILLE, Ky.--Steel Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: STTX) today announced the signing of a definitive merger agreement with Mitsui & Co. (U.S.A.), Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsui & Co., Ltd. (TSE:8031) (collectively Mitsui ), pursuant to which Steel Technologies and a subsidiary of Mitsui will merge and Steel Technologies' shareholders will receive $30 per share in an all-cash...

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Submetering Leader, E-Mon, Acquired by Branford Castle, Inc. and E-Mon Management

Former President Returns to E-Mon to Further Strengthen Customer Support and Continue Development of Innovative Submetering Technology LANGHORNE, Pa.--E-Mon, the electric submetering market leader and manufacturer of the widely installed E-Mon D-Mon® product line, announced its sale by Hunt Power, L.P. to the E-Mon management team backed by private equity investor Branford Castle, Inc. The...

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OpenSystems Publishing Purchases Assets of MIL/COTS DIGEST - Enhancing Circulation and Expanding New MIL-COTS Products Coverage

OpenSystems Publishing (OSP), LLC, today announced that it has purchased the assets of MIL/COTS DIGEST. This primarily-product-focused publication brought information and news concerning COTS products and technology to engineers, engineering managers, and program managers in a tabloid format. The MIL/COTS DIGEST name and web site will be added to OpenSystems Publishing's Military Embedded Systems...

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Columbia Purchases Utility Vehicle Product Line

New options, accessories and intellectual property fit company's growth strategy REEDSBURG, WI - November 7, 2006 - Columbia ParCar Corp. announced today the acquisition of specific assets from the FF Acquisition Corp. related to its line of Compact Utility Vehicles formerly manufactured in Mississippi under the Yerf-Dog brand name. The acquisition included inventory, tooling and intellectual...

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The MAUSER Group Expands to Brazil

Acquisition move to enter Latin American market The MAUSER Group, one of the world's leading companies in industrial packaging, continues its growth strategy by extending its reach to Latin America. On October 30, 2006, MAUSER completed the acquisition of the industrial packaging business of the Brazilian market leader Metalúrgica Barra do Pirai S.A.. Metalurgica Barra do Pirai S.A. (MBP) is...

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Carl Zeiss MicroImaging Strengthens Activities in the Clinical Field

Equipment Business Acquired from Clarient Aliso Viejo, CA (USA), Jena (Germany), 8 March 2007. Carl Zeiss MicroImaging has acquired the equipment business of the US Company Clarient and is therefore strengthening its commitment in the promising field of clinical cancer diagnostics and cancer research. With growing life expectation in the population, the subject of cancer, its diagnosis and...

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