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Mergers & Acquisitions

Greif Acquires Leading USA Oil and Specialty Chemical Packager

DELAWARE, Ohio (Sept. 22, 2006) - Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B) has acquired Delta Petroleum Company, Inc. from Riverside Company in Cleveland. Delta is the largest privately owned blender and packager of lubricants, chemicals, and glycol-based products in North America, with revenues of more than $182 million. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Greif expects the earnings to be accretive to...

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Celadon Group Announces Acquisition of Truckload Van Assets from Warrior Xpress

INDIANAPOLIS-- Celadon Group Inc. (Nasdaq:CLDN) announced that on Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2007, one of its wholly-owned subsidiaries purchased the truckload business and certain tractors and trailers of Warrior Services Inc. d/b/a Warrior Xpress ( Warrior ) for approximately $8.3 million. According to the seller's unaudited financial statements, the Charles City, Virginia-based transportation company...

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Sandvik Acquires Australian Hydramatic Engineering

SANDVIKEN, Sweden--Sandvik (STO:SAND) has reached an agreement to acquire Hydramatic Engineering Pty Ltd (Hydramatic). Hydramatic is a leading designer and manufacturer of specialized, innovative drilling/bolting machines under the brand ARO, used for the installation of strata control in underground mines and tunnels. Based on strong engineering performance, good products and high R&D...

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Mitsui USA To Acquire Steel Technologies

NEW YORK & LOUISVILLE, Ky.--Mitsui & Co. (U.S.A.), Inc. ( Mitsui USA ) and Steel Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: STTX) today announced the signing of a definitive agreement pursuant to which Mitsui USA will acquire all outstanding shares of Steel Technologies for $30 per share. This per share offer represents a 63% premium over the previous day's closing price. The all-cash transaction, valued at...

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RedPrairie Corporation Acquires GEOCOMtms

Acquisition Addresses Shippers' Critical Need for Fleet Management Solutions and Extends RedPrairie's E2e(TM) Global Transportation Solution to Address Last Mile, Same Day Delivery Milwaukee, WI - RedPrairie Corporation, a leading consumer driven optimization company, announced today that it has completed its acquisition of GEOCOMtms. The combined company, operating under the name RedPrairie...

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Doncasters Announces Acquisition of FastenTech

MELBOURNE, United Kingdom --Doncasters, the international precision engineering group, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire US-based manufacturer of fasteners and precision components FastenTech Inc. from Citigroup Venture Capital for $492 million. The deal is subject to the customary regulatory approvals. The Doncasters Group supplies precision components and assemblies to the...

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Atlas Copco Has Completed the Acquisition of Rodcraft

STOCKHOLM, Sweden -- Atlas Copco Holding GmbH (STO:ATCOA) (STO:ATCOB) has completed the acquisition of Rodcraft Beteiligungsgesellschaft mbH, Germany, and all its subsidiary companies. The Rodcraft Group of companies has an annual revenue of approximately MSEK 208 (MEUR 23) and 78 employees in 2006. Rodcraft Group, headquartered in Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany, has been supplying the...

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Detroit Diesel Reman Corporation to Acquire DMR Electronics

DETROIT, Feb. 28 -- Detroit Diesel Remanufacturing Corporation (DDR) announced today that it has reached an agreement to acquire DMR Electronics of Hibbing, MN, in order to meet the expanding needs of its remanufacturing business. Details of the purchase were not disclosed. DMR Electronics has been an international leader in the design, manufacturing and repair of industrial electronics since it...

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Avcorp Acquires Machining Operation

New acquisition adds CAD$ 2 million EBITDA and CAD$ 11 million in revenue - expands machining capacity and capabilities and adds to customer base - continues strategy to grow core business, as announced with expansion of leadership team VANCOUVER, March 7 -- Avcorp Industries Inc. (TSX. AVP ) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement to acquire all of the shares of a machining...

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Air Liquide Acquires Linde Gas UK

Air Liquide announces the purchase of Linde Gas UK. The transaction is based on an entreprise value of 105 million euros, and its completion is subject to approval by the European competition authorities. Linde Gas UK has total revenues of around 60 million euros derived from a very diversified industrial, medical and homecare customer base throughout the UK. This acquisition will have an...

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