P3 Concession Bought for $150M

Bayonne Water Joint Venture, a utility in Bayonne comprised of investment firm Kohlberg Kravitz Roberts & Co. in New York City and United Water in Harrington Park, announced Dec. 21 it paid about $150 million for the water system P3 Concession from the Bayonne Municipal Utilities Authority.

Roebling Bank Sells for $14.5M

Roebling Bank in Florence on Jan. 1 announced it has been bought for about $14.5 million by bank operator TF Financial Corp., of Newtown, Pa.

BD Acquires Safety Syringes

Surgical syringe maker Safety Syringes of Carlsbad, Calif., announced on Dec. 26 it has been acquired by Becton, Dickinson & Co., a medical supply company in Franklin Lakes.

NB Plants Acquired by Terra Tech

Terra Tech, a maker of agricultural turbines and engines, announced on Dec. 26 its acquisition of flower and herb farm NB Plants in New Brunswick.

Wheaton Industries’ Acquisition

Private equity firm Incline Equity Partners in Pittsburgh on Dec. 20 announced its subsidiary, Wheaton Industries, a maker of laboratory storage equipment in Millville, acquired MicroLiter Analytical Supplies, a distributor of chromatography sample vials in Suwanee, Ga.

Roma Bank, Investors Merge

Roma Bank in Robbinsville and Investors Bancorp in Short Hills announced on Dec. 19 they have merged and will continue under the Investors Bancorp name.