Posts Tagged ‘Manufacturing company’

Dunkermotoren GmbH acquires Copley Motion Systems

Comments Off | 08-9-2011

Dunkermotoren GmbH, headquartered in Bonndorf, Germany and the parent of Dunkermotoren USA Inc. (Dunkermotor), has acquired the Copley Motion Systems (CMS) business, based in Basildon in the U.K.
CMS develops and manufactures highly dynamic linear motor systems. The CMS operation, which is the inventor of the tubular linear motor and an innovation leader in linear direct

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JDSU Acquires Critical Assets from QuantaSol for CPV Solar Offering

Comments Off | 07-13-2011

DSU announced that it has acquired critical product design, patented intellectual property and other assets from QuantaSol, a concentrated photovoltaic (CPV) provider based in the United Kingdom.
JDSU will leverage industry-leading multiple quantum well (MQW) technology from QuantaSol for its CPV cell product platform.  MQW technology allows more light to be converted to electrical power by

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McGraw-Hill Companies’ division acquires the Steel Business Briefing Group

Comments Off | 07-8-2011

Platts, a division of McGraw-Hill Companies Inc. (MHP) and a leading global provider of energy, petrochemicals and metals information, is to acquire the Steel Business Briefing Group (the SBB Group), a privately held U.K. company and leading provider of news, pricing and analytics to the global steel market.
The SBB Group provides subscription-based, electronic products to

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Sonoco acquires assets of the UK’s Robinson Paperboard Packaging

Comments Off | 07-6-2011

Sonoco UK Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of US based Sonoco, one of the largest diversified global packaging companies and the world’s largest producer of paperboard cans, has completed the acquisition of the assets of Robinson Paperboard Packaging Ltd., a division of Robinson PLC.
The acquisition will add approximately $10 million in annual sales and includes

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Hempel acquires UK-based decorative coatings manufacturer Crown Paints

Comments Off | 06-13-2011

Danish-based company, Hempel, announced Friday the acquisition of UK-based decorative coatings manufacturer, Crown Paints Ltd. The move comes as part of the company’s One Hempel – One Ambition growth strategy.
The Decorative segment represents a significant part of the global coatings industry and is expected to keep growing. Therefore, the acquisition of a company strong in

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Climaveneta acquires chiller distribution in UK from the Swiss based Walter Meier Group

Comments Off | 05-25-2011

Climaveneta has acquired the chiller distribution in UK from the Swiss based Walter Meier Group. Following the acquisition in 2009 of its distributor in Poland and in February 2011 of an independent distributor in India, the purchase of Walter Meier (Climate UK) Ltd. is a further step in Climaveneta’s strategy of growth in key markets.
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Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc acquires Sterilin Ltd

Comments Off | 05-21-2011

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., the world leader in serving science, Friday announced that it has acquired Sterilin, Ltd., a leading provider of single-use plastic products serving the microbiology, life sciences and clinical markets. Headquartered in South Wales, U.K., the company has approximately 270 employees and 2010 full year revenue of approximately $35 million.
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PhotonStar LED Group acquires Camtronics

Comments Off | 05-18-2011

PhotonStar LED Group Plc, the British designer and manufacturer of smart LED lighting solutions, has acquired Camtronics Vale Limited for a maximum consideration of £375,000.
Based in Tredegar Wales, Camtronics is a specialist contract assembly company, focusing on complex electronic products covering everything from surface mount PCB population to final product assembly, test and distribution.
The acquisition

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Walter Meier acquires the UK’s market leader in humidification, JS Humidifiers

Comments Off | 04-6-2011

Swiss climate and manufacturing technology group Walter Meier has acquired the UK’s market leader in humidification, JS Humidifiers. Walter Meier expects the acquisition to enable it consolidate its leading position in the global humidification market.
The UK investment comes after the Swiss firm recently bought its distributor in Denmark. The purchase of JS Humidifiers is a

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Capital Safety Group acquires UK based leading fall protection systems design and manufacturing company

Comments Off | 03-18-2011

Capital Safety Group is to acquire all shares and assets in Uniline Safety Systems, a leading fall protection systems design and manufacturing company based in Worcestershire, United Kingdom. Uniline Safety Systems offers a variety of products and services catering to fall protection market, with key customers in the Wind Energy, Utilities, Marine and Roof Top

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