Also buys 34,000 acres of surface and timber.
Deal expected to be done in second quarter.
Private equity group LS Power buying the gas-fired plants.
Company makes engine components and integrated systems.
The U.S. government - specifically the Treasury Department's Committee on Foreign Investment in the U.S. - has approved the takeover of Oregon Steel by Russia's biggest steel company, Evraz.
WhereNet expected to post sales of about $50 million this year.
Acquisition, for $84 million, will give Standex a presence on the "hot side" of food service equipment market.
TransDigm purchasing aerospace product manufacturer for $430 million.
Genstar will acquire International Aluminum for $53 per share or $228 million.
Fabristeel makes hot and cold foodservice equipment.
Speculation from a Citigroup analyst on Tuesday morning notes GE's plastics unit could receive bid of more than $10 billion.
Acquisition, for $300 million, will be completed in first quarter of 2007.
Floralife will be a wholly owned subsidiary of Smithers-Oasis.
Deal is worth $481 million.
Two deals combined worth nearly $4 billion.
Whirlpool has sold several of the former Maytag facilities, following the company's April acquisition.
Federal Signal selling its three cutting tool businesses for $67 million.
WPI manufactures custom connectors and cable assemblies.
Snyder acquisition will add steel containers to its polyethylene container line.
PerkinElmer purchased DMA 8000.
Pro-Am reported revenues of $25 million in 2006.
Harris' board recommending shareholders agree to deal.
ITML will become part of Myers' Lawn and Garden Segment
Argo-Tech manufactures fuel pumps and fueling systems for commercial and military markets.
Deal is second power plant purchase in the region for BG.