All Acquisitions articles – Page 12

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    Air Products-Yingde: War of words escalates


    Yingde Gases has issued a response to Air Products’ public rebuttal of the Chinese company’s previous disclosures in ongoing takeover discussions.

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    Air Products addresses Yingde’s public disclosures


    In the latest development in the prospective acquisition activity between Air Products and Yingde Gases, the former has taken the unusual step of issuing a public rebuttal of previous disclosures from the Chinese company.

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    Air Products-Yingde: Takeover race picking up speed


    Seifi Ghasemi, Chairman, President and CEO of Tier One player Air Products, has paid a visit to Yingde Gases Group Company Limited as plans to acquire the Chinese outfit heat up.

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    Q&A: Sam Thigpen and the Hetsco acquisition


    Gasworld spoke exclusively to Sam Thigpen, President of Chart Lifecycle, regarding the relationship of the two companies and the emergence of the Chart lifecycle ‘master brand’.

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    Industry M&A – Part 2


    In the first installment of this two-part series, we described some of the demographic trends we are observing that lead us to the conclusion that business owner demographics will drive continued consolidation over the next two years. In this second installment, we posit that families can face the realities of ...

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    Tech Air acquires Gases & Arc Supply, Inc.


    Tech Air has announced that it has completed the acquisition of Gases Arc Supply, Inc., a distributor of welding and industrial supplies and industrial gases located in Denver, Colorado. Tech Air is owned by CI Capital Partners and Tech Air management.

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    Breaking: Pentair acquires Union Engineering


    Pentair plc has acquired Union Engineering A/S in a shock carbon dioxide (CO 2 ) sector shakeup.

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    Linde and Delvar Afzar in Iran JV


    A new player has been created in Iran’s industrial gas industry, as The Linde Group and Delvar Afzar Industrial Gases have teamed up in a joint venture.

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    Tech Air acquires GASCO in 20th add-on


    Tech Air has announced that it has acquired Florida-based Gasco Affiliates LLC (GASCO), a producer of speciality gases.

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    Chart announces acquisition of Hetsco


    Chart Industries, Inc. has announced that its subsidiary, Chart Lifecycle, Inc. has acquired Hetsco, Inc., from Global Power Equipment Group, Inc. for approximately $22m.

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    Linde acquires leading US medical O2 supplier


    Linde Gas North America LLC has strengthened its offerings to healthcare providers in the US after acquiring a market-leading provider of medical oxygen (O 2 ) and respiratory equipment repair services.

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    Ballard Power takes over European subsidiary


    Fuel cell specialist Ballard Power Systems has purchased all the shares and acquired 100% ownership of its European subsidiary, strengthening its brand awareness and presence in the continent.

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    Air Products makes move to acquire Yingde Gases


    Air Products has made a move to acquire all the outstanding shares of Yingde Gases Group Company Limited.

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    Industry M&A – Part 1


    In this first installment of a two-part series, we describe some of the demographic trends we are observing that lead us to the conclusion that business owner demographics will drive consolidation over the next 12 to 18 months.

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    Air Liquide buys land for “future innovation”


    Air Liquide Japan could soon be investing in added research and development (R D) opportunities as it has completed the acquisition of a parcel of land in Japan and set it aside for “future innovation development.”

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    Air Liquide completes Aqua Lung divestment


    Air Liquide has completed the sale of its aquatic equipment subsidiary Aqua Lung to European private equity firm Montagu Private Equity.

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    Worthington renames CryoScience product line


    One year on after it acquired Taylor-Wharton’s CryoScience product line, Worthington Industries has announced that it is changing the brand name of its cold chain equipment range from ‘CryoScience by Taylor-Wharton’ to ‘Worthington Industries.’

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    Praxair-Linde merger: What happens next?


    With news of a potential merger between Praxair, Inc. and Linde AG dominating the headlines for the past several months, the deal looks like its back on the table after both Tier One players put out official statements today of their intention to combine.

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    Praxair-Linde: Deal agreed in principle


    Praxair, Inc. and The Linde Group have announced agreement on a non-binding term sheet governing the essential terms of a merger of equals between the two companies.

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    Plug Power in talks to acquire European company


    Plug Power Inc. is in talks to buy a European industrial gas company, according to an 8-K form submitted by the fuel cell specialist to the US Securities and Exchange Commission on the 19 th December.