Tag: acquisition

Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas

Red Cat Signs LOI To Acquire FlightWave Aerospace Systems

June 11, 2024

Via: ASD News

Red Cat Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: RCAT) (“Red Cat”), a drone technology company integrating robotic hardware and software for military, government, and commercial operations, today announced it has entered into a Letter of Intent (LOI) for the planned acquisition of FlightWave […]

Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas

BAE Systems completes $5.5 billion acquisition of Ball Aerospace

February 21, 2024

Via: Electronics Weekly

The transaction closed at a purchase price of $5.5 billion (approximately £4.4 billion), which has been funded through existing cash and new external debt, said the company. Ball Aerospace will be called Space & Mission Systems and become a fourth […]


OpOne Group Acquires Deluxe Machine & Manufacturing

April 13, 2023

Via: Manufacturing Tomorrow

OpOne Group, a full-service manufacturer of precision components and assemblies, announced the acquisition of Deluxe Machine & Manufacturing. Located in Burnsville, Minnesota, Deluxe has been a trusted supplier of short run CNC engineering and manufacturing to small and medium sized […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

EV Startups Lose More Than $40 Billion After Taking SPAC Route Public

May 14, 2021

Via: Transport Topics

At their highs, five electric vehicle startups that went public through mergers with special purpose acquisition companies were worth $60 billion. The corrections that followed have been brutal. Three of the companies plumbed new lows this week as short-seller attacks, […]

Industry Focus Areas, Medical

Essity acquires remaining shares in ABIGO Medical AB

April 27, 2021

Via: PR Newswire

“We are very pleased with this acquisition, which is a natural step in our ambition to strengthen our positions in medical solutions. ABIGO has unique expertise and innovation capacity that will contribute to accelerating Essity’s growth in advanced wound care,” […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

EV maker Fisker to go public via merger; company valued at $2.9B

July 13, 2020

Via: Automotive News

Electric vehicle maker Fisker Inc. plans to go public through a merger with a special purpose company backed by private equity firm Apollo Global Management Inc. at a $2.9 billion valuation, the companies said on Monday. Reuters reported last week […]

Energy, Industry Focus Areas

U.S. Solar-Energy Company Sunrun to Buy Rival Vivint

July 7, 2020

Via: The Wall Street Journal

U.S. residential-solar-market leader Sunrun Inc. has agreed to acquire rival Vivint Solar Inc. in a sector shake-up that could solidify the combined company’s position to fend off new competition. Sunrun will buy Blackstone Group-backed Vivint in an all-stock transaction that […]

Industry Focus Areas, Medical

Unum Therapeutics Inc. Announces Acquisition of Kiq LLC

July 6, 2020

Via: PR Newswire

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. and PHILADELPHIA, July 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Unum Therapeutics Inc. (“Unum”) (NASDAQ: UMRX), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing therapies for solid tumors, today announced it has completed the acquisition of Kiq LLC (“Kiq”), a privately held, biotechnology […]

Energy, Industry Focus Areas

Florida agrees to buy swath of Everglades to protect it from oil drilling

January 16, 2020

Via: Reuters

(Reuters) – The state of Florida has reached a deal with a private real estate firm to buy a large swath of environmentally sensitive wetlands in the heart of the Everglades to spare the tract from oil drilling, the governor […]

Design & Planning, Process

Broadcom Is in Advanced Talks to Acquire Symantec

July 3, 2019

Via: Industry Week

Broadcom Inc. is in advanced talks to buy cybersecurity firm Symantec Corp., according to people familiar with the matter, seeking a further expansion into the more profitable software business. Broadcom could reach an agreement to buy the Mountain View, California-based […]

Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

BAE acquires unmanned underwater vehicle producer

June 4, 2019

Via: Manufacturing Global

Riptide Autonomous Solutions specialises in small UUVs which are said to be efficient and flexible, offering greater depth, range, endurance, and speed. “Adding Riptide’s technological capabilities will position us to provide customers unmatched flexibility by offering a family of UUVs […]

Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas

Orizon Aerostructures Acquires Spirit AeroSystems’ Chanute Operations

October 3, 2016

Via: PR Newswire

Orizon Aerostructures announced today they have acquired the Spirit AeroSystems facility in Chanute, Kan., effective Sept. 30, 2016. “This acquisition jump starts our plans to build major complex assemblies for the commercial aerospace industry and renews our long standing relationship […]

Process, R & D

Honeywell Completes Acquisition of Intelligrated

August 30, 2016

Via: PR Newswire

Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today announced that it has completed its $1.5 billion acquisition of Intelligrated, a privately held leader in supply chain and warehouse automation solutions, which was previously announced in July. “With the continued growth of e-commerce, retailers and […]

Energy, Industry Focus Areas

U.S. Silica to Acquire Regional Frac Sand Producer for $210 million

July 19, 2016

Via: PR Newswire

U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SLCA) today announced an agreement to acquire a leading regional sand producer for approximately $210 million, subject to certain adjustments at closing. The transaction will be funded using a combination of cash on hand (57%) and […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

GM to buy autonomous-driving startup Cruise

March 14, 2016

Via: Automotive News

General Motors is acquiring a California technology company that sells an aftermarket autonomous-driving kit, the latest in a string of investments by GM in startups involved in alternative modes of mobility. GM said in a statement today that it’s acquiring […]