Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Motorola Completes Acquisition of Broadbus Technologies

HORSHAM, Pa., Sept. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Motorola, Inc. (NYSE: MOT) today announced it has completed the acquisition of Broadbus Technologies, Inc. of Boxborough, Mass. On July 25, 2006, Motorola announced an agreement to acquire Broadbus, a leading provider of content on-demand technologies. Founded in 1999, Broadbus has deployed its Television on Demand solution with over 60 service...

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OMRON to Acquire Optical Communications Components Business from NHK Spring; Aims to Expand Optical Coupler Business in FTTH Market

Tokyo, Japan, Aug. 31, 2006 - (JCN Newswire) - OMRON Corporation (TSE: 6645, US: OMRNY),a global leader in automation, sensing and control technologies, announced today that it has reached a preliminary agreement with NHK Spring Co., Ltd. to acquire NHK Spring's FTTH(1) optical coupler business. NHK Spring's optical coupler business includes the component micro-fabrication technologies and film...

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Chemline Acquires Steelcote Manufacturing

St. Louis, MO - Chemline announces today that it has acquired the assets of Steelcote Manufacturing Incorporated, a manufacturer of high performance epoxy and polyurethane coatings. This information is according to John Henningsen, spokesperson for Chemline. Steelcote Manufacturing is company with a long and storied past." Comment Mr. Henningsen. "The company was founded in 1915 in St. Louis,...

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Tandberg Data Acquires Exabyte

OSLO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 30, 2006--Tandberg Data (OSE:TAD) has acquired the U.S. data storage company Exabyte Corporation for USD 28 million. The merged company, with expected revenue of USD 215 million for 2006, will be the second largest player in data storage (OEMs not included). Tandberg Data signed late last night an agreement to acquire all assets, rights and certain liabilities in the...

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The Tantec Group Acquires Subsidiary from MKS/ION Systems

Tantec Group, a leading provider of surface treatment solutions for improving adhesion, acquires the electrical surface treatment subsidiary of MKS/ION Systems, based in Illinois, USA. Founded in 1974 in Denmark, the Tantec Group consists of 4 divisions in Europe and, with the acquisition of the surface treatment subsidiary of MKS/ION Systems, 1 division in the United States. Ownership of the...

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Zehnder Group AG Acquires Hydro-Air Components

Buffalo, NY - Zehnder Group AG, headquartered in Granichen, Switzerland, with international operations in the indoor climate industry, has announced the purchase of Hydro-Air Components, Inc. Hydro-Air, an ISO 9001-2000 registered company located in Buffalo, New York, manufactures hydronic heating and cooling equipment for the United States HVAC market under the Rittling and Panel Radiator brand...

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Agilent Technologies Completes Acquisition of Xpedion Design Systems, a Leading Provider of RFIC Simulation and Verification Software

PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug. 28, 2006 -- Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) today announced it has completed the acquisition of Xpedion Design Systems, a privately held company that provides software for wireless and high-speed digital circuit and systems design in the communications industry. Financial details were not disclosed. Xpedion's and Agilent's combined technologies are used by virtually...

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Francisco Partners To Acquire Universal Instruments

Binghamton, New York, USA, August 30, 2006 - Francisco Partners has signed a definitive agreement with Dover Technologies International, a subsidiary of Dover Corporation (NYSE:DOV) to acquire Universal Instruments Corporation, a leading supplier of circuit board assembly equipment. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed and are subject to normal closing conditions and regulatory approvals....

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Trim-Lok Purchases Spartan Plastics

BUENA PARK, CA: Trim-Lok, Inc has purchased the Industrial Product Business Segment of Spartan Plastics, a division of Avery Dennison. This allows Trim-Lok to expand its already vast lines of extruded parts by introducing a new line of plastic extrusions known as Custom Plastic Extrusions. The new line of Custom Plastic Extrusions and co-extrusions specializes in Flexible PVC, Rigid PVC,...

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