German truckmaker wants friendly merger with Swedish company; employees concerned about job possible job losses.
Vision Systems will be sold to Danaher for $520 million
United Company RUSAL will replace Alcoa as leading aluminum producer.
Ponders End site will continue production and employment.
Tata Group looking to buy leading European steelmaker.
K-Tron International announced Thursday the acquisition of privately held Premier Pneumatics Inc.
Financial terms for the deal were not disclosed.
GM, Renault, and Nissan call off talks on alliance.
Company will use stake to help support cooperation between MAN and Scania, of which VW already owns 18.7 percent.
Transaction expected to close by the end of the year.
Acquisition will expand business to military and aerospace markets.
Nippon Paint introduces NB Coatings to North American market.
Power Electronics Group will be purchased for $71.7 million.
Specialty truck manufacturer will be purchased by Steel Partners II, L.P., a private investment partnership based in New York.
Based on past bad experiences with alliances, GM is slow to join the push for an alliance with Renault and Nissan.
Champion Chemtech Ltd. has signed an agreement to acquire Eastman Kodak’s photochemical manufacturing facilities in Rochester, NY.
Motorola, Inc. and Symbol Technologies, Inc. announced a merger agreement Tuesday.
International Power IQ buys AES plant for $60 Million; D1 Oils buys Lubrizol site for $5.7 million.
Ford and General Motors have discussed a possible merger or alliance, according to a report in Crain's Automotive News Monday.
Dynegy and LS Power said Friday the companies will combine Dynegy's current assets and operations with LS Power's generation portfolio.
Companies could combine to become leading truck business in Europe.
GenTek's purchase of GAC for $7.8 million expected to boost GenTek's 2007 earnings.
Stock-for-stock merger worth approximately $300 million.
Deal for supply-chain management company expected to be done in fourth quarter.
Deal expected to close in fourth quarter.