Mergers & Acquisitions http://ewweb.com/taxonomy/term/7402/more en Solar Distribution Giant Soligent Acquires Conergy’s PV Distribution Division http://ewweb.com/solar/solar-distribution-giant-soligent-acquires-conergy-s-pv-distribution-division <div class="node-body article-body">Soligent Distribution, Rohnert Park, Calif., is acquiring the U.S. solar distribution division of Conergy, Hamburg, Germany, which has operations in 11 countries and specializes in the design, finance, build and operation of PV systems for homes, businesses and utility-scale power. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/solar/solar-distribution-giant-soligent-acquires-conergy-s-pv-distribution-division" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/solar/solar-distribution-giant-soligent-acquires-conergy-s-pv-distribution-division#comments Mergers & Acquisitions Solar Conergy photovoltaics PV solar Soligent Tue, 07 Oct 2014 14:57:00 +0000 20051 at http://ewweb.com <p><span style="font-size: 16.5165157318115px; line-height: 20px;">Soligent Distribution promotes itself as &quot;the largest solar distributor in the Americas, supplying thousands of solar installers and contractors with solar energy equipment, engineering services, and project financing solutions.&rdquo;</span></p> Getty Images Generac Acquires MAC Heaters with Eye on Oil & Gas http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/generac-acquires-mac-heaters-eye-oil-gas <div class="node-body article-body">Generac Holdings Inc., Waukesha, Wis., manufacturer of power generation equipment and other engine powered products, announced the purchase of MAC Inc. and its related entities, a manufacturer of commercial and industrial mobile heaters based in Bismarck, N.D. Generac said the acquisition will enhance the company’s access to the oil and gas market.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/generac-acquires-mac-heaters-eye-oil-gas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/generac-acquires-mac-heaters-eye-oil-gas#comments Mergers & Acquisitions Generac generator market Fri, 03 Oct 2014 19:16:00 +0000 19861 at http://ewweb.com Philips to Spin-Off Lighting Solutions Business Into Separate Company http://ewweb.com/lighting/philips-spin-lighting-solutions-business-separate-company <div class="node-body article-body">Royal Philips announced today at a London meeting with investors and analysts that it would separate its HealthTech and Lighting Solutions businesses into two separate companies,</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/lighting/philips-spin-lighting-solutions-business-separate-company" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/lighting/philips-spin-lighting-solutions-business-separate-company#comments Lighting Mergers & Acquisitions LEDs lighting Philips Tue, 23 Sep 2014 15:08:00 +0000 19371 at http://ewweb.com Frans van Houten, CEO of Royal Philips / from Philips Sonepar acquires Industrial Distribution Group http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/sonepar-acquires-industrial-distribution-group <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Sonepar North America, a subsidiary of the French privately held Sonepar Group, announced that Industrial Distribution Group (IDG), a portfolio company held by affiliates of LKCM Capital Group, LLC and headquartered in Belmont, N.C., has signed an agreement to join the Sonepar Group.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/sonepar-acquires-industrial-distribution-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/sonepar-acquires-industrial-distribution-group#comments Mergers & Acquisitions News Watch Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:20:00 +0000 19311 at http://ewweb.com Hunzicker and SESCO join forces in Oklahoma http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/hunzicker-and-sesco-join-forces-oklahoma <div class="node-body article-body"><p style="margin-left:6.0pt;">Hunzicker Brothers, Inc., Oklahoma City, has agreed to acquire what it says is &ldquo;the leading electrical distributor in southern Oklahoma,&rdquo; SESCO Electric Supply Co., based in Lawton, Okla. Mike Lockard, president and CEO of Hunzicker Bros., said the deal with David Dyer, president and CEO of SESCO, unites two independent electrical distributors in a bid to fend off national chains.</p> <p style="margin-left:6.0pt;">SESCO has four locations in Oklahoma, with branches in Duncan, Chickasha and Ardmore as well as the Lawton headquarters.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/hunzicker-and-sesco-join-forces-oklahoma" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/hunzicker-and-sesco-join-forces-oklahoma#comments Mergers & Acquisitions News Watch Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:45:00 +0000 19301 at http://ewweb.com Tammy Miller Welcomes Western Extralite to Border States Electric http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/tammy-miller-welcomes-western-extralite-border-states-electric <div class="node-body video-body">Tammy Miller Welcomes Western Extralite to Border States Electric.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/tammy-miller-welcomes-western-extralite-border-states-electric" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/tammy-miller-welcomes-western-extralite-border-states-electric#comments Mergers & Acquisitions Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:21:00 +0000 19111 at http://ewweb.com Western Extralite Joins Border States Electric http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/western-extralite-joins-border-states-electric <div class="node-body article-body">Border States Electric (BSE), Fargo, N.D., has reached an agreement to purchase Western Extralite, Kansas City, Mo., which more than 250 employees and 19 locations in Kansas and Missouri. Western Extralite will join Border States on Oct. 1.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/western-extralite-joins-border-states-electric" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/western-extralite-joins-border-states-electric#comments Mergers & Acquisitions Border States John Isenberg Tammy Miller Tom Isenberg Western Extralite Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:14:00 +0000 19101 at http://ewweb.com <p>BSE&#39;s acquisition of Western Extralite adds 19 locations in Missouri and Kansas.</p> Border States Leviton Buys BitWise Controls to Bolster Line of Audio/Visual Controls http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/leviton-buys-bitwise-controls-bolster-line-audiovisual-controls <div class="node-body article-body">Leviton has acquired BitWise Controls, LLC, New Orleans, a manufacturer of control and monitoring solutions for residential and commercial facilities.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/leviton-buys-bitwise-controls-bolster-line-audiovisual-controls" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/leviton-buys-bitwise-controls-bolster-line-audiovisual-controls#comments Mergers & Acquisitions BitWise Leviton VDV Tue, 09 Sep 2014 16:11:00 +0000 19091 at http://ewweb.com 3M Backs Canadian Manufacturer of Smart Grid Devices http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/3m-backs-canadian-manufacturer-smart-grid-devices <div class="node-body article-body"><p><span style="font-size: 13.333333015441895px;">3M New Ventures &ndash; the corporate venture arm of 3M &ndash; announced an equity stake in Toronto-based Smart Energy Instruments (SEI), a move that will further accelerate SEI&rsquo;s efforts in developing electronic chipsets with high-precision, real-time monitoring capabilities for smart grids, as well as give 3M a bigger presence in the energy sector.</span></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/3m-backs-canadian-manufacturer-smart-grid-devices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/3m-backs-canadian-manufacturer-smart-grid-devices#comments Mergers & Acquisitions 3M smart grid utility market Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:14:00 +0000 18751 at http://ewweb.com VEC Supply to Acquire the Assets of American Electronic Supply Co. http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/vec-supply-acquire-assets-american-electronic-supply-co <div class="node-body article-body">VEC Supply, Charlottesville, Va., a distributor of datacom, security and industrial automation products, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the assets of American Electronic Supply Co., a distributor of datacom, security, audio-visual and cable television products based in Birmingham, Ala.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/vec-supply-acquire-assets-american-electronic-supply-co" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/vec-supply-acquire-assets-american-electronic-supply-co#comments Mergers & Acquisitions Tue, 05 Aug 2014 22:13:00 +0000 18331 at http://ewweb.com