Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Rocket Software Inc. and Seagull Holding N.V. Reach Agreement on Revised Offer Price of euro 4.33 per Share

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands, ATLANTA, and NEWTON, Mass., Feb. 2 -- Rocket Software and Seagull Software announce that they have reached agreement on a revised offer price of euro 4.33 per share for Rocket Software's intended public offer to acquire 100% of the shares and outstanding stock options of Seagull Holding N.V. in an all-cash transaction. The offer price as announced in the press releases of...

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Air Products STB Becomes Wholly Owned Subsidiary of Air Products in Malaysia

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa. (January 15, 2007) - Air Products (NYSE:APD) today announced that Air Products STB Sdn Bhd has become its wholly owned subsidiary in Malaysia. The company has completed the acquisition of the remaining 30% equity interest of Air Products STB from its joint venture partner Sitt Tatt Berhad (STB). This strategic move shows the company's strong commitment to Asia. Asia is a high...

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AMETEK Acquires Southern Aeroparts, Inc.

Acquisition Expands Growth Opportunities in Aerospace Aftermarket Dec 13, 2006 Paoli, PA, AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE: AME) has acquired Southern Aeroparts, Inc. ( SAI ), a Tulsa, OK-based provider of third-party maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services to the commercial aerospace industry. The privately held SAI has estimated 2006 annual sales of $17 million. SAI enjoys an excellent reputation...

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Superior Essex Announces Agreement to Purchase Nexans' Magnet Wire Operations in Canada and China

Updates Outlook for Fourth Quarter 2006 Financial Results ATLANTA, Jan. 30 -- Superior Essex Inc. (NASDAQ:SPSX), one of the largest wire and cable manufacturers in the world, today announced that it has entered into definitive agreements to acquire Nexans' remaining magnet wire operations in China and Canada. The transactions consist of the purchase of Nexans' 80% equity ownership position in...

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Eaton Completes Purchase of Fine Filtration Business

Tue Sep 5, 2006-CLEVELAND ... Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation (NYSE:ETN) today announced it has completed its purchase of the Ronningen-Petter industrial fine filtration business from Dover Resources, Inc. Terms were not disclosed. Dover Resources is a subsidiary of Dover Corporation (NYSE:DOV). Dover Resources' Ronningen-Petter fine filtration business had 2005 sales of...

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ARRIS Releases Details of $1.2B Acquisition of TANDBERG Television

SUWANEE, Ga., Jan. 15 // -- ARRIS Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARRS) has agreed to launch a public tender offer for TANDBERG Television, one of the world's leading suppliers of digital video and IPTV hardware, software and services for 96 Norwegian Kroner per share, comprised of a mix of cash and newly issued ARRIS shares. The transaction provides ARRIS the depth and scale to prosper in the high growth...

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AAR Acquires Reebaire Aircraft, Inc.

WOOD DALE, Ill., Jan. 16-- AAR (NYSE:AIR) today announced that it has acquired substantially all of the assets of Reebaire Aircraft, Inc. (Reebaire), a regional aircraft MRO located in Hot Springs, Arkansas. The newly acquired business will operate under the name AAR Aircraft Services - Hot Springs. The acquisition is part of the Company's strategy to expand its MRO business and its support of...

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Advanced Medical Optics Acquires WaveFront Sciences

SANTA ANA, Calif., Jan. 16-- Advanced Medical Optics, Inc. (AMO) (NYSE:EYE), a global ophthalmic surgical and eye care products company, today announced the acquisition of WaveFront Sciences, Inc., a leading provider of proprietary wavefront diagnostic systems for refractive surgery and medical research. WaveFront Sciences, Inc. designs and manufactures the industry's highest resolution...

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Eaton Acquires Assets from Catalytica Energy Systems Inc.

Thu Oct 26, 2006 - CLEVELAND ... Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation (NYSE:ETN) today announced it has acquired the diesel fuel processing technology and associated business assets of Catalytica Energy Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:CESI) for $2.4 million. Under the terms of the Asset Purchase Agreement, Eaton will receive the assignment and license of intellectual property relating to...

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Eaton Completes Acquisition of Schréder-Hazemeyer SA

Fri Dec 1, 2006-CLEVELAND ... Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation (NYSE:ETN) today announced it has acquired the remaining 50 percent ownership of Schréder-Hazemeyer (S-H) from Schréder SA for an undisclosed cash amount. Schréder-Hazemeyer is a manufacturer of low and medium voltage electrical distribution switchgear based in Brussels, Belgium. The company has 40 employees....

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