Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Bry-Air, Inc. President Buys The Company From the Griesse Family.

Sunbury, Ohio. Mel Meyers, President of Bry-Air for the last five years, has completed his acquisition of Bry-Air, Inc. from the Griesse family. The Company was started in 1964 by Art Harms, the father of Jill Griesse. Since its inception, Bry-Air has become one of the world leaders in providing desiccant dehumidification based solutions for moisture and humidity problems in commercial and...

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Contech Acquires Armortec

(MIDDLETOWN, OH, November 7, 2005) - CONTECH Construction Products Inc. announced today that it has finalized its acquisition of the ArmortecÃ-¢ business of Lee Brick and Block LLC, Bowling Green, KY. Armortec is a leading provider of concrete erosion control systems. Armortec solutions are widely used in shoreline protection, bridge scour, dam overtopping and channel lining applications....

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INCAT announces acquisition of CEDIS Mechanical Engineering GmbH

Strengthens INCAT engineering and design operations, expands client base in Europe Stuttgart and Detroit, January 9, 2006 - INCAT, a Tata Technologies company, and a leading provider of Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) services, Engineering and Design (E&D) services, consulting, software solutions and associated services to automotive, aerospace and industrial manufacturers announced today the...

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Gordon Brush Announces Acquisition of Milwaukee Dustless Brush

COMMERCE, CA, Dec. 20, 2005 - Gordon Brush Mfg. Co., Inc. has signed an agreement to acquire the assets of Milwaukee Dustless Brush, a leader in the jan-san marketplace. Gordon Brush will operate Milwaukee Dustless in Wisconsin during the first quarter of 2006 and will then transition movement of all assets to their modern 51,000 square foot facility outside Los Angeles, California. The company...

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John Zink Company Affiliate Acquires German Supplier of Thermal Oxidation Systems

TULSA, Okla., Dec. 1, 2005 - A John Zink Company, LLC affiliate has acquired Germany-based KEU GmbH, the companies announced today. KEU, based in Krefeld, supplies thermal oxidizers and heat recovery systems for the pharmaceutical and chemical industries. Terms of the sale between John Zink GmbH and KEU were not disclosed. The addition of KEU to John Zink allows us to offer improved environmental...

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Degree Controls, Inc. Acquires Integrated Quality Services (IQS)

Milford, NH and Marlboro, MA - December 15, 2005 - Degree Controls, Inc. (DegreeC), a leading provider of state-of-the-art thermal and airflow technologies for the electronics and telecommunications industries, announced today that it has acquired Integrated Quality Services (IQS) of Marlboro, Massachusetts in an all asset purchase transaction. IQS is a provider of thermal management, regulatory...

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Motion Industries Announces the Acquisition of Voorhies Supply Co., L.L.C.

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--Dec. 7, 2005--Motion Industries, Inc., North America's leading distributor of industrial maintenance, repair, and operation (MRO) replacement parts, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Voorhies Supply Co., L.L.C., a Louisiana supplier of industrial parts and supplies. Voorhies Supply Co., L.L.C. has been privately held and operated since 1949. The company,...

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Datalogic to Acquire PSC: One New Company or Two Companies Under One Umbrella?

Datalogic, the leading European-based AIDC vendor, has agreed to acquire PSC - one of the largest bar code scanner suppliers, for $195 million, or approximately 0.8x 2004 revenues. As a result of this acquisition, Datalogic emerges as the fourth-largest AIDC-centric hardware vendor following Symbol Technologies, Intermec Technologies and Zebra Technologies. This transaction also significantly...

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Rudolph Technologies and August Technology Corporation Proposed Merger Registration Statement Declared Effective

Shareholders of Both Companies to Vote on Proposed Merger on February 15, 2006 - Flanders, NJ, and Bloomington, MN, January 17, 2006 - Rudolph Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: RTEC), a worldwide leader in the design, development, manufacture and support of high-performance process control metrology and defect inspection systems used by semiconductor device manufacturers, and August Technology...

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Lawson Products Inc. Completes Acquisition of Rutland Tool & Supply from Airgas, Inc.

DES PLAINES, IL- Dec. 1, 2005 -Lawson Products Inc. (NASDAQ: LAWS) announced today the completion of the purchase of the assets and operations of Rutland Tool & Supply Co., a California-based subsidiary of Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG). The transaction was originally announced Nov. 1, 2005. Rutland Tool distributes metalworking tools and related MRO supplies. Rutland Tool is headquartered in Whittier,...

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