Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Convergint Technologies Expands North American Business By Acquiring Dakota Security Systems

SCHAUMBURG, Ill. –Â- Convergint Technologies, a global leader in service-based systems integration, today announced the acquisition of Dakota Security Systems. Founded in 1976, Dakota Security Systems is a premier security integration company based in Sioux Falls, SD and has offices in Arizona, New Jersey and throughout the upper Midwest. We are very excited to have Eric Yunag and his...

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Gleason Acquires Gear Cutting Tool Business from Hurth Infer in Brazil

ROCHESTER, NEW YORK, USA –Â- Gleason Corporation announced today that it has acquired the Gear Cutting Tools Business from Hurth Infer Indústria de Máquinas e Ferramentas Ltda. (“Hurth Infer”), located in Sorocaba, Brazil. The gear cutting tools business newly named as Gleason Indústria de Ferramentas Ltda. includes Shaving Cutters, Shaper Cutters and Chamfering...

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Dexter Axle and AL-KO VT Close Strategic Combination to Form DexKo Global Inc.

ELKHART, Ind. - Dexter, the leading designer and manufacturer of trailer axles, brakes and related components in North America, has completed the acquisition of AL-KO VT from AL-KO Kober SE. The combination of the companies, renamed DexKo Global Inc., has created the global leader in trailer axle and chassis supply with sales approaching nearly $1 billion. DexKo Global Inc. is majority owned by...

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Magna Announces Closing of GETRAG Acquisition

AURORA, Ontario - Magna International Inc. announced today that it has completed its acquisition of the GETRAG Group of Companies ( GETRAG"), one of the world's leading independent suppliers of automotive transmissions. GETRAG's established product line complements Magna Powertrain's expertise in engineering and manufacturing and provides new opportunities for growth. In particular,...

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Barry-Wehmiller Acquires Winkler+Dunnebier GMBH and Poem GMBH (W+D) from Körber AG

W+D becomes second business in Barry-Wehmiller’s expanding Converting Solutions platform ST. LOUIS, MO (USA) - Robert H. Chapman, Chairman and CEO of Barry-Wehmiller, announced today its fourth acquisition of 2015: the operations of Winkler+Dünnebier GmbH, including POEM (W+D). Headquartered in Neuwied and LÃ-¶hne, Germany, and with additional locations in the United States and Malaysia,...

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Intel Completes Acquisition of Altera

SANTA CLARA, Calif.Â- – Intel Corporation (“Intel”) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Altera Corporation (“Altera”), a leading provider of field-programmable gate array (FPGA) technology. The acquisition complements Intel’s leading-edge product portfolio and enables new classes of products in the high-growth data center and Internet of Things (IoT) market...

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Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. Announces Anticipated Timing for Acquisition of Arizona Chemical Company

HOUSTON - Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. (NYSE: KRA) announced today that its current expectation is that it will consummate the previously announced acquisition of Arizona Chemical Company in early January 2016. The Company expects the financing in connection with the acquisition to be at a cost consistent with that previously announced and that it therefore will be at a cost consistent with...

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Transcat Expands Services Business with Acquisition of Spectrum Technologies

ROCHESTER, NY - Transcat, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRNS) (“Transcat” or the “Company”), a leading provider of accredited calibration and compliance services and distributor of professional grade handheld test, measurement and control instrumentation, announced today that it has acquired Spectrum Technologies, Inc. ( Spectrum") for $11.25 million in cash. The transaction will be effective December...

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Wellspring Capital Management Portfolio Company ProAmpac Completes Acquistion of Coating Excellence International

NEW YORK and CINCINNATI –Â- Wellspring Capital Management LLC, a New York-based private equity firm, announced that its portfolio company ProAmpac has completed its previously announced acquisition of Coating Excellence International (CEI). A flexible packaging and technical products company based in Wrightstown, Wisconsin, CEI specializes in wide web extrusion coating and laminating of...

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