Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

AWR Acquires European EDA Developer APLAC Solutions Oy

Customer Interest Drives Merger of APLAC Simulation Strength with AWR Integrated Design Environment EL SEGUNDO, Calif. and ESPOO, Finland- Sept. 6, 2005 - Applied Wave Research, Inc. (AWR - (R))and APLAC Solutions Oy (APLAC) today announced that AWR has acquired APLAC, which develops and markets simulation and analysis software for analog and radio-frequency (RF) design. APLAC's RF design...

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Bentley Acquires RAM International

Exton, Pa. - Dec. 9, 2005 - Bentley Systems, Incorporated today announced that it has acquired RAM International, LLC, a leading provider of structural engineering software for building structures made from all major materials, including steel and concrete. RAM offerings include products for engineering modeling, analysis, and design. Bentley believes RAM is the most widely adopted software for...

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EMC Completes Acquisition of Captiva

HOPKINTON, Mass -- EMC Corporation, the world leader in information management and storage, today announced it has completed the acquisition of Captiva Software, a leading provider of input management solutions. Captiva stockholders approved the acquisition on December 23. Input management software - which provides for the conversion, indexing and processing of paper-based information to digital...

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Arrow Electronics Completes Acquisition of DNSint.com AG; Enterprise Computing Solutions Business Expands into Europe

MELVILLE, N.Y.--Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) announced that it has completed its previously-announced acquisition of DNSint.com AG ( DNS") for a purchase price of approximately EUR 130 million ($155 million), including the assumption of approximately EUR 26 million ($31 million) of net debt. All necessary regulatory approvals related to the acquisition have been received. "This acquisition...

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General Cable Corporation Acquires Mexican-Based Automotive Aftermarket Business

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky--General Cable Corporation (NYSE:BGC) a leading global supplier of wire and cable products for the energy, specialty, industrial, and communications markets, announced today that it has acquired Beru S.A. de C.V. (Beru) based in Cuernavaca, Mexico. Beru operates an automotive aftermarket assembly and distribution operation with annual revenues of approximately $7 million per...

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Rockwell Automation Acquires Canadian Motor Service Center

Expands Opportunities Serving Canadian Oil Sands" Industry MILWAUKEE, Sept. 1, 2005 - Rockwell Automation Inc. (NYSE: ROK) today announced the acquisition of Quality Rewind & Electric Inc.'s leading motor repair and motor management business based in Ft. McMurray, Alberta, Canada. The acquisition provides Rockwell Automation with an established services business well positioned to expand...

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Microsemi to Acquire Advanced Power Technology, Inc.

Irvine, CA and Bend, OR - (PrimeZone) - November 2, 2005 - Microsemi Corporation ( Microsemi",NASDAQ: MSCC) and Advanced Power Technology, Inc. ("APT", NASDAQ: APTI) today announced the signing of a definitive agreement for Microsemi to acquire APT. With this acquisition, Microsemi, a world leader in the design and manufacture of high performance analog solutions and high reliability...

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Micronas completes the purchase of WISchip International

Acquisition complements Micronas' portfolio of state-of-the-art HD display products Zurich, Switzerland, December 9, 2005 - Micronas (SWX Swiss Exchange: MASN, Frankfurt: MNSN, Prime Standard Segment, TecDAX) today announced the close of its purchase of all shares of fabless semiconductor company WISchip International Ltd. with operational headquarters in Santa Clara, CA. On October 26, 2005,...

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Burckhardt Compression Opens 11th Subsidiary

Burckhardt Compression AG, Switzerland, acquired the reciprocating compressors business from Sulzer Brasil and opens a new subsidiary with a complete service center, including the first Burckhardt valve shop in Brazil, South America. Operating since September 1, 2005, Burckhardt Compression Brazil Ltda. represents an important goal in the Burckhardt Compression global strategy. This important...

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Acquisition of Nanoplex Technologies Inc

Oxonica plc ('Oxonica'), a leading European nanotechnology group, today announces that it has signed an agreement to acquire US based Nanoplex Technologies Inc ('Nanoplex') for a total consideration of up to 7,538,440 fully paid ordinary shares in Oxonica ('Consideration Shares'), which is equivalent to approximately 17% of the equity of the enlarged group. Nanoplex will change its name to...

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