Monthly Archives: May 2011

India’s Rishabh Instruments acquires 85% Stake in Poland’s Lumel

Deal Curry Monday reported that Nashik-based Rishabh Instruments Pvt Ltd has acquired 85% stake in Poland-based Lumel S.A. The acquisition will give Rishabh footprint into the European markets and also an access to its technology and R&D capabilities, while Lumen … Continue reading

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Clinipace Worldwide acquires Swiss based PFC Pharma Focus and its subsidiaries

Clinipace Worldwide, a global digital clinical research organization (dCRO), and Swiss-based PFC Pharma Focus (PFC) jointly announced a definitive merger agreement under which Clinipace Worldwide has acquired all outstanding shares of privately-held PFC and its subsidiaries. PFC is a pan-European … Continue reading

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Frutarom Industries Ltd to acquire the Savory activity and assets of Chr. Hansen Italy

Frutarom Industries Ltd is to acquire the Savory activity and assets of Chr. Hansen Italy (Christian Hansen ITALIA S.p/a, or Chr. Hansen) for a cash payment of approximately US$ 35.2 million. The activity’s 2010 sales totaled approximately US$ 24.3 million … Continue reading

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Germany’s GMG acquires the Netherlands based Aurelon

GMG, a leading developer and supplier of high-end color management software solutions, Thursday announced the acquisition of Aurelon, located in The Netherlands. Aurelon provides innovative, modular and scalable technology for the processing of digital information to any media that requires … Continue reading

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The Technical University of Denmark buys a T-Ray 4000® from Picometrix Advanced Photonix

Advanced Photonix, Inc. Tuesday announced that the Lyngby campus of The Technical University of Denmark (DTU) has purchased a T-Ray 4000® from its wholly-owned subsidiary, Picometrix, for terahertz time-domain studies. Terahertz (THz) science and technology is a key strategic area … Continue reading

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Imtech N.V. acquiring Norwegian activities of the electrical services provider Elajo Installasjon AS

Imtech N.V. (technical services provider in Europe) is acquiring the Norwegian activities of the electrical services provider Elajo Installasjon AS.  The acquisition will enable Imtech to further strengthen its position in the Norwegian market, especially in the economically thriving region … Continue reading

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India’s CG acquires Sweden’s Emotron Group

India based CG announced it has acquired Sweden’s Emotron Group. The investment is for a consideration of €57.8 million. In the 2010 fiscal calendar, Emotron reported revenues equivalent of €37.3 million and EBIDTA equivalent of €4.4 million. With this acquisition, … Continue reading

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Thermo Fisher Scientific to acquire Sweden’s Phadia

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. is to acquire Phadia, a global leader in allergy and autoimmunity diagnostics, from European private equity firm Cinven, for €2.47 billion (or approximately $3.5 billion) in cash. The transaction, which is expected to be completed in … Continue reading

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Toshiba Corporation to acquire Switzerland’s Landis+Gyr AG

Toshiba Corporation, a world leader in electronics and social infrastructure systems, Thursday announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the entire equity of Landis+Gyr AG. Landis+Gyr AG is a company incorporated in Switzerland and a global … Continue reading

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Smiths Detection Wins €16 million German Contract for Advanced X-Ray Scanners

Smiths Detection Wednesday announced a €16 million contract to  provide advanced X-ray systems for security checkpoints at Berlin’s new Brandenburg International Airport, scheduled to open in 2012. The order from the German Interior Ministry is for the Advanced Threat Identification … Continue reading

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