Monthly Archives: June 2011

Schlumberger purchases Remaining Equity Shares of Norway based Framo Engineering AS

Schlumberger announced Tuesday the acquisition of the remaining equity shares from Frank Mohn AS in Framo Engineering AS. Framo Engineering is a privately owned Norwegian company specialized in the business of developing, manufacturing and selling products and services relating to … Continue reading

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ZAGG Acquires leading Irish mobile device accessories company, iFrogz

ZAGG Inc. announced it has acquired privately held iFrogz Inc, a leading mobile device accessories company specializing in lifestyle audio products and protective cases, for approximately $105 million. Robert G. Pedersen II, co-founder, president and CEO of ZAGG, said the … Continue reading

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German Pellets GmbH acquires Blieninger Group with its “FireStixx” and “pelprotec” brands

German Pellets GmbH Wismar has acquired the Blieninger Group, headquartered in Vilsbiburg, Germany, with its brands “FireStixx” and “pelprotec”. The subsidiary FireStixx Holzenergie GmbH is one of the leading wood pellet retailers in the German-speaking regions of Europe, and its … Continue reading

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SMA Solar Technology to acquire Polish electromagnetic components manufacturer dtw Sp.z o.o

SMA Solar Technology AG signed a purchase agreement to acquire dtw Sp.z o.o., one of Poland’s largest manufacturers of electromagnetic components. The transaction is expected to be closed in July 2011 under the usual reserves. In acquiring one of its … Continue reading

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Sogefi to Purchase the Automotive Parts Group Mark IV Systèmes Moteurs

Sogefi (CIR group), one of the leading world operators in the sectors of filters and suspension components for motor vehicles, has signed an agreement to buy the French automotive components group Mark IV Systèmes Moteurs from its American holding company … Continue reading

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Itella Group acquires the entire capital stock of OpusCapita Group Oy

Itella Group acquired the entire capital stock of OpusCapita Group Oy, based in Tampere, Finland. The firm is specialized in the automation of cash processes and has 134 employees in Helsinki, Tampere, Stockholm and Copenhagen. OpusCapita will be part of … Continue reading

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Sentica Partners acquires Suomen Telecenter as part of the same Group with MediaPex

In a corporate transaction managed by the private equity investor Sentica Partners, the company Suomen Telecenter Oy, becomes part of the group that includes MediaPex Oy, acquired in March 2010. Together the companies constitute by far the largest independent telemarketing … Continue reading

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OHB AG buys Space Systems Division from Swedish Space Corporation

The European space and technology group OHB AG has acquired the Space Systems Division from Swedish Space Corporation (SSC) via an asset deal and integrated this business within the newly incorporated company OHB Sweden AB, Stockholm. With 50 employees, this … Continue reading

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Spanish builder Actividades de Construccion y Servicios SA amasses majority stake in German construction company Hochtief AG

According to the Wall Street Journal, Spanish builder Actividades de Construccion y Servicios SA (ACS) succeeded in amassing a majority stake in its closely watched battle for German construction giant Hochtief AG, after a nearly year-long takeover battle. Hochtief confirmed … Continue reading

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Garmin Ltd subsidiary to acquire privately held navigation provider Navigon AG

Garmin Ltd and Navigon AG announced today that Garmin Ltd. and the shareholders of Navigon AG have signed an agreement for a subsidiary of Garmin to acquire privately-held navigation provider Navigon AG. Financial details of the transaction were not released. … Continue reading

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