Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

ATS Enters Agreement to Sell Precision Metals Division to Autocam

CAMBRIDGE, ON, Dec. 13 /CNW/ - ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc. of Cambridge, Ontario and Autocam Corporation of Kentwood, Michigan today announced they have entered into a definitive agreement that will see ATS sell the assets of its precision metals division to Autocam, a global leader in quality precision-machined solutions. The two companies have signed a binding purchase agreement and...

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Southwire Acquires DeCorp, Innovator of FlatWire-Ready(TM) Technology

(Carrollton, GA - August 25, 2005) - Southwire Company today announced its acquisition of Hendersonville, Tenn.-based DeCorp Inc. in a move that combines Southwire's strengths as a leading, innovative wire and cable manufacturer with DeCorp's ground-breaking FlatWire-ready(TM) technology. Under the product names DeWire(TM), DeCable(TM) and DeCord(TM), DeCorp has developed a variety of audio,...

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Siemens Acquires Assets Of RVSI Acuity Cimatrix

Agreement to Purchase RSVI Acuity CiMatrix Will Enhance Siemens' Position in Factory Automation Sensors ATLANTA, Oct. 3, 2005 - Siemens Energy and Automation, Inc. today announced it has completed the acquisition of the assets of RVSI Acuity CiMatrix, a division of Robotic Visions Systems, Inc. headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire. On August 26, 2005, Siemens submitted an offer for the intended...

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Johnston Sweepers Acquisition Cleared by UK Ccompetition Authorities

The UK Competition Commission has given final clearance for the acquisition of Johnston Sweepers by Bucher Industries AG, following completion of the sale back in March. The final report published by the Competition Commission concluded that the acquisition would not be expected to lead to a lessening of competition within the outdoor sweeper market in the UK, confirming its provisional findings...

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Massman Automation Designs, LLC Expands

Packaging leader acquires Applied Automation, plans to expand markets Villard Minn. - (August 16, 2005) - Massman Automation Designs announces the acquisition of Applied Automation, located in St. Paul, MN. Annual sales of the combined companies are expected to exceed $10 million. The former Applied Automation will now operate as Massman Engineering LLC, a division of Massman Automation Designs...

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SKF Acquires Swedish Lubrication System Company

GOTHENBURG, SWEDEN - SKF has acquired Sommers Industriteknik AB, a distributor of Vogel lubrication systems located in LinkÃ-¶ping, Sweden. Sommers Industriteknik has a turnover of some 16 MSEK. With 40 years of in-depth technical experience in Vogel lubrication systems, Sommers Industriteknik will function as a lubrication competence center for the SKF sales units in the Nordic countries....

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StonCor Group, Inc./Fibergrate Division Acquires IKG Industries' FRP Product Line

Medina, Ohio - RPM International Inc. RPM (NYSE: RPM) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, The StonCor Group, Inc./Fibergrate Division, has acquired IKG Industries' FRP (fiberglass reinforced plastics) product line. The acquisition includes the lease of a portion of IKG's manufacturing facility in Queretaro, Mexico and the rights to their FRP line of products. IKG Industries, a...

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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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