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Mergers & Acquisitions

Special Counsel to Acquire the Esquire Group

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Jan. 23: Special Counsel(R), the legal staffing unit of MPS Group, Inc. (NYSE:MPS), today announced that it has acquired the legal placement, staffing and outsourced document review units of the Esquire Group. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The Esquire Group is the leading legal recruiting and consulting firm headquartered in Minneapolis. Founded in 1989 by Patricia...

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FTS Gains North American Customer Contracts

Acquires North American Customers and Employees From Danet Inc. HERZLIYA, Israel, January 23 -- FTS (LSE: FTS), a global provider of Business Control, Billing and CRM solutions for communications service providers, has announced that it has acquired North American customers and personnel from Systems Integrator Danet, Inc. FTS is purchasing the customers' contracts from Danet, a Systems...

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H.I.G. Capital Completes Acquisition of PetroCom; Merger with Sola Communications, LLC, to Proceed Simultaneously

NEW ORLEANS, Jan. 23 -- PetroCom LLC announced today that an affiliate of H.I.G. Capital, a Miami-based private investment firm, has completed the previously announced acquisition of PetroCom. Headquartered in New Orleans, PetroCom is a leading cellular carrier in the Gulf of Mexico and a full-service telecommunications solutions provider for the offshore industry. We are thrilled to partner with...

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Level 3 Completes Acquisition of SAVVIS Content Delivery Network

BROOMFIELD, Colo., Jan. 23 / -- Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:LVLT) today announced that it has completed its acquisition of the Content Delivery Network (CDN) services business of SAVVIS, Inc. (NASDAQ:SVVS). Pursuant to the definitive agreement, dated December 23, 2006, Level 3 has paid $132.5 million in cash to acquire certain assets, including network elements, customer contracts, and...

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Paint Sundries Solutions, Inc. Announces Acquisition of Leading Southern California Paint Sundries Distributor

Acquisition of Los Angeles Art Glass Corporation (LAAGCO SALES) Seen As Key To Continued Growth Plans KIRKLAND, Wash., Jan. 18 -- Paint Sundries Solutions, Inc. (Paint Sundries Solutions) announced today that it had reached a definitive agreement to acquire Los Angeles Art Glass Corporation (LAAGCO SALES) of Los Angeles, Calif. The agreement brings together two of the leading distributors of...

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UCN Announces Definitive Acquisition Agreement to Purchase Leading Automated Survey and Analysis Business

SALT LAKE CITY, Jan. 18 -- UCN, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: UCNN) , the leading provider of all-in-one, off-premises contact handling technology services delivered over the UCN VoIP network, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire a leading hosted call center survey and analysis business for the initial purchase price of $5 million in stock and cash. Under the terms of the...

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Saint-Gobain's Construction Products Sector Bolsters its Presence in Emerging Countries

PARIS, January 18 -- Saint-Gobain's Construction Products sector is strengthening its positions in emerging countries, thanks to six acquisitions completed over the last few weeks in South Africa, Algeria, Turkey and Argentina. The acquisitions concern companies involved in the industrial mortars, insulation and gypsum businesses, and represent total sales of more than EUR230 million. In South...

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B&M Acquires Hurst

January 17, 2007 - Chatsworth, CA Nate Shelton, Chairman of the B&M Companies, announced the acquisition of the Hurst Shifter Division, a Mr.Gasket Inc. brand since 1987. Hurst is a leading manufacturer of performance and racing shifters for the manual and automatic transmission markets. Known as America's Number 1 Shifter Company , Hurst has been an OEM supplier of performance shifters since the...

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Universal Compression Expands Fabrication Operations with Acquisition of B.T. Engineering

HOUSTON, Jan. 18 -- Universal Compression Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UCO) today announced that it has acquired B.T. Engineering Pte Ltd ( BTE ), a leading Singapore-based fabricator of oil and gas, petrochemical, marine and offshore equipment, including pressure vessels, FPSO (floating production, storage and offloading) process modules, terminal buoys, turrets, natural gas compression units and...

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Deep Down Executes LOI to Acquire ElectroWave USA

HOUSTON, Jan. 22 -- Deep Down, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: DPDW) today announced it has signed a letter of intent to acquire ElectroWave USA, an electronic monitoring/control system designer and manufacturer serving the energy, military, and commercial sectors, located in Houston, Texas. We are excited to have an executed letter of intent to acquire ElectroWave, commented Ron Smith, Deep Down's chief...

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