NRG Pays $244M for Power Plant

Power company NRG Energy in Princeton announced April 8 it paid about $244 million to acquire the Gregory Cogeneration Power Plant in Corpus Christi, Texas, from a group that includes Atlantic Power and life insurance provider John Hancock Life Insurance, both of Boston, and Rockland Capital LLC, an energy investment firm in The Woodlands, Texas.

Acquisition for Konica Division

United Computer Sales and Services in Cherry Hill announced April 9 it has been acquired by All Covered in Foster City, Calif., a division of electronics company Konica Minolta in Ramsey. Both provide IT services.

Sentrx Acquired by Telerx

Sentrx Safety Solutions, a drug safety company in Little Falls, announced April 8 it has been acquired by call center Telerx in Horsham, Pa.

Acquisition for Gallagher & Co.

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., a business brokerage firm in Itasca, Ill., announced on April 5 its acquisition of Advanced Benefit Advisors, a corporate benefits provider in Cherry Hill.

Verizon Acquires Mohave Cellular

Wireless service provider Verizon Wireless in Basking Ridge on April 2 announced it has acquired cellphone company Mohave Cellular Ltd. Partnership in Kingman, Ariz., from telecommunications provider Frontier Communications in Stamford, Conn.

Acquisition for Quest Diagnostics

Quest Diagnostics, a diagnostic-testing company in Madison, on March 31 announced its acquisition of the Anatomic Pathology Lab from UMass Memorial Medical Center, a health-care provider in Worcester, Mass.