Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Ametek Acquires Land Instruments International Limited

Acquisition Further Expands AMETEK's High-End Analytical Instrument Platform Paoli, PA, June 15, 2006 -- AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE: AME) today announced it has acquired Land Instruments International Limited ( Land Instruments"), a global supplier of high-end analytical instrumentation. With its headquarters in Dronfield, United Kingdom, Land Instruments has annual sales of approximately Â-£22...

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Safety Inc. and ETA Associates Announce Merger

Safety Inc. and ETA Associates announce merger New England Safety Company merges with Independent Sales Agency Peabody, Massachusetts - May 10, 2006 - Safety Inc., a full line distributor of Personal Protective Equipment and Instrumentation announces their merger with ETA Associates, a technical sales team for analytical instrumentation and systems. Joel Myerson, President of Safety Inc. and Ed...

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Kci Konecranes Acquires 100% Ownership Of U.S. Based Mmh Holdings, Inc.

(SPRINGFIELD, OHIO) After announcing the acquisition of 59.2% of the shares on MMH Holdings on May 19, Konecranes Inc.Â-¹s subsidiary, HMM Acquisition Corp., further increased its stake in MMH Holdings, Inc. to 96.7% in a series of transactions, and then completed a short form merger as a result of which Konecranes, Inc. now owns 100% of MMH Holdings, Inc. shares. Subsequently, KCI...

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Altair Engineering to Acquire Mecalog Group and its Radioss Technology Suite

Addition of RADIOSS Technology to Altair HyperWorks Will Create the Broadest Integrated CAE Product Family Offering in the PLM Community TROY, Mich. USA and ANTONY, France (June 20, 2006) - Altair Engineering, Inc., a leading global provider of technology and services that strengthen client innovation and decision-making, today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire the Mecalog...

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Valco Cincinnati Acquires Melton S.L.

Valco Cincinnati Inc., a designer, manufacturer and worldwide marketer of hot and cold adhesive application equipment is pleased to announce the acquisition of Melton S.L., an internationally recognized manufacturer of compatible hot melt equipment based in Navarra, Spain. Paul Chambers, Vice President of Sales and Marketing explained that this acquisition now provides us with one of the most...

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Bentley Acquires CADscript and MAPscript from Corporate Montage

New Products Increase Depth of Bentley's Publishing and Plotting Offerings Prague, Czech Republic - BE Conference Europe - 12 June 2006 - At this inaugural BE Conference in Europe, Bentley Systems, Incorporated today announced that it has acquired the map publishing and finishing products, including CADscript and MAPscript, from Corporate Montage Pty. Ltd. of Perth, Australia. Commenting on the...

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Cooper Cameron Acquires Dresser Flow Control Businesses

Houston, (Dec. 1, 2005) -- Cooper Cameron Corporation has closed on substantially all of the businesses being acquired from the Flow Control segment of Dresser, Inc. for approximately $224 million in cash. The closing of the Brazilian portion of the business is awaiting Brazilian regulatory confirmation of transfer of operating permits and tax documentation, and is expected to be completed in...

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RedPrairie Corporation to Acquire BlueCube Software

Acquisition Serves as the Retail Cornerstone for RedPrairie's E2eTM Strategy and Will 'Revolutionize the Chain' Across a Multitude of Industries Milwaukee, WI and Atlanta, GA - RedPrairie Corporation, the world's fastest growing supply chain company, and BlueCube Software, Inc. have jointly announced today that they have signed a definitive agreement, whereby RedPrairie will acquire BlueCube...

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National Technical Systems Acquires B & B Technologies

Albuquerque, NM - June 12, 2006 - National Technical Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTSC) (NTS), a leading provider of engineering services, announced today the acquisition of B & B Technologies, Inc. (BBT), a systems integration firm headquartered in Albuquerque, New Mexico. BBT designs and integrates test, measurement, automation, data acquisition and control systems utilizing diverse hardware...

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Bentley Acquires GEF-RIS AG

Prague, Czech Republic - BE Conference Europe - 12 June 2006 - At this inaugural BE Conference in Europe, Bentley Systems, Incorporated today announced that it has acquired GEF-RIS AG based in Leimen, Germany. The company provides geographic information system (GIS) solutions used in the design and management of multi-utility infrastructure. Users of its products include E.ON Hanse, swb Bremen,...

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