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CFIUS Filing Clearance: Durr AG and MeGTEC and Universal Businesses of Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc.

Status:  Clearance   Acquirer:  Dürr AG (Germany) Acquired:  MEGTEC and Universal businesses of Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. (US) Value:  US$131 Million Industry:  Industrial Products and Services… Continue Reading

Presidential Order on CFIUS Filing: Canyon Bridge Capital Partners, China Venture Capital Fund, and Lattice Semiconductor

Status: Presidential Order   Acquirer:  Canyon Bridge Capital Partners, Inc. (US); China Venture Capital Fund Corporation Limited (China) Acquired:  Lattice Semiconductor Corp. (US) Value:  Approximately US$1.3 Billion Industry:  Integrated Circuits; Electronic Engineering; Semiconductors… Continue Reading

Upcoming/New CFIUS Filing: John Wood Group PLC and Amec Foster Wheeler PLC

Status:  Upcoming/New Filing   Acquirer:  John Wood Group PLC (Scotland) Acquired:  Amec Foster Wheeler PLC (England) Value:  Approximately £2.225 billion (US$2.884 billion) Industry:  Engineering; Oil and Gas… Continue Reading

CFIUS Filing Clearance: Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. and Empire District Electric Company

Status Update:  Clearance   Acquirer:  Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. (Canada) Acquired:  Empire District Electric Company (Missouri, U.S.) Value:  Approx. US$2.4 billion Industry:  Energy; Regulated Utilities   UPDATE:  In a recent securities filing by Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. (Canada), it was reported that, in relation to its acquisition of Missouri based Empire District Electric … Continue Reading

CFIUS Filing Clearance: Tyco International plc and Johnson Controls, Inc.

Status Update:  Clearance   Acquirer:  Tyco International plc (Ireland) Acquired:  Johnson Controls, Inc. (U.S.) Value:  US$11.3 billion Industry: Security Solutions   UPDATE:  According to SEC filings, Johnson Controls, Inc. and Tyco International plc, completed their combination on September 2, 2016.  (See Johnson Controls International plc Ex-99.1 to Form 8-K, Feb. 23, 2017, SEC Filing.)  Following … Continue Reading

BASF Wins Big in Battery Battle

Electric vehicles (EV) will soon get a boost in power and energy due to a relatively new cathode material known colloquially as NMC for its nickel-manganese-cobalt oxide chemistry. Battery experts predict NMC will, in the immediate future, replace the currently commercially used cobalt oxides and nickel-cobalt-aluminum oxides in EV and many other electronic applications. While … Continue Reading
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