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Sigma Electric Acquires Avalon

Sigma Electric Manufacturing, a portfolio company of Argand Partners, has acquired Avalon Precision Casting. Avalon is a manufacturer of thin wall investment castings products that are used by OEM manufacturers in the aerospace, defense, HVAC, power, agriculture, and oil & gas markets. The company has capabilities in stainless steel, carbon steel, aluminum, bronze, brass and…

PMC Capital Buys StyroChem

PMC Capital Group has acquired StyroChem Canada, a manufacturer of expandable polystyrene (EPS), from WinCup, a manufacturer of disposable foodservice products. StyroChem’s EPS products are used in foodservice, packaging, construction, casting and other specialty applications. The company, with annual revenues of approximately $100 million, was founded in 1975 and is led by President Glenn Wredenhagen.…

O2 Continues Build of EMEX

EMEX, a portfolio company of O2 Investment Partners since June 2018, has made an investment in BLUEFIN. BLUEFIN is a facility management consultant specializing in roof asset management, building envelope management, pavement management and energy management services. Customers of the company include large multi-facility owners in the education, banking, food processing, grocery, government, industrial and…

CenterOak Sells TruRoad to Safelite

CenterOak Partners has sold TruRoad Holdings, the second-largest automotive glass and claims-management company in the United States, to Safelite Group, a subsidiary of Belron Group. TruRoad was formed by CenterOak in February 2018 through the combination of JN Phillips Auto Glass and existing CenterOak platform investment Techna Glass. TruRoad provides windshield replacement, repair, and recalibration…

New Water Continues Auto Lighting Build

Sea Link International, a portfolio company of New Water Capital since in March 2016, has acquired Hicks Plastics Company. Hicks Plastics is a Tier II supplier of decorative and non-decorative injection molded components and sub-assemblies primarily for the automotive lighting industry. The company specializes in vacuum metallization, a decorative process that produces plastic parts with…

Kinderhook Invests in Capital Waste Services

Kinderhook Industries has acquired Capital Waste Services from Hawk Capital Partners. The buy of Capital Waste is Kinderhook’s 9th environmental services platform since its founding in 2003. Hawk Capital acquired Capital Waste in 2015. Capital Waste is a regional provider of solid waste hauling services for residential, commercial and industrial waste generators. The Columbia, SC-headquartered…

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LFM Hires Conner Harris

LFM Hires Conner Harris

LFM Capital has hired Conner Harris as a new director of the firm. Mr. Harris will be active with transaction review and execution, as well as portfolio company strategy, monitoring…

Highview Promotes and Expands Team

Highview Promotes and Expands Team

Middle-market private equity firm Highview Capital has promoted P.J. Gilbert to principal and Kapish Haldia to senior associate and has added Kelly Cash to its investment team as an associate.…

Argonaut Hits Hard Cap

Argonaut Hits Hard Cap

Argonaut Private Equity has held a final closing of Argonaut Private Equity Fund IV LP at its hard cap of $400 million. Tulsa-based Argonaut invests in companies that are active…

Party On?

Party On?

The protracted strong market for business sellers continues to be a party that shows no sign of winding down, according to GF Data’s report on private equity deal activity in…

Great Point Hits Fund III Hard Cap

Great Point Hits Fund III Hard Cap

Great Point Partners has held a final closing of Great Point Partners III LP (GPP III) at its hard cap of $306 million. The new fund was oversubscribed and exceeded…

Bonaccord and Wafra Take Minority Piece of AEI

Bonaccord and Wafra Take Minority Piece of AEI

Bonaccord Capital Partners and Wafra, Inc. have closed a minority investment in private equity firm AE Industrial Partners (AEI). Boca Raton-based AEI invests in the aerospace and defense, power generation…

Silver Oak Hits Fund IV Hard Cap

Silver Oak Hits Fund IV Hard Cap

Silver Oak Services Partners has closed its latest fund, Silver Oak Services Partners Fund IV LP, at its hard cap of $500 million. With the closing of this new fund,…

Billions in Opportunity in Automotive Supply

Billions in Opportunity in Automotive Supply

Deloitte has published its fourth “Global Automotive Supplier Study” which analyzes shareholder value performance for more than 200 automotive suppliers. In the new report, the firm reveals four disruptive mega-trends…

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PMC Capital Buys StyroChem

PMC Capital Buys StyroChem

PMC Capital Group has acquired StyroChem Canada, a manufacturer of expandable polystyrene (EPS), from WinCup, a manufacturer of disposable foodservice products. StyroChem’s EPS products are used in foodservice,…

Kinderhook Invests in Capital Waste Services

Kinderhook Invests in Capital Waste Services

Kinderhook Industries has acquired Capital Waste Services from Hawk Capital Partners. The buy of Capital Waste is Kinderhook’s 9th environmental services platform since its founding in 2003. Hawk…

Blue Point Acquires VRC

Blue Point Acquires VRC

Blue Point Capital Partners has acquired VRC Holdings, a maker of rubber, plastic and sealing components, from Corporate Group. VRC designs and manufactures a variety of products including…

LaSalle Buys Another AR Management Company

LaSalle Buys Another AR Management Company

LaSalle Capital has made an investment in Professional Recovery Consultants (PRC), a provider of accounts receivable management services. Customers of PRC include hospitals and physician groups and other…

Riverside Loves Fire Safety

Riverside Loves Fire Safety

The Riverside Company has acquired Performance Systems Integration (PSI), a provider of fire and life safety services, from Peterson Partners. PSI’s services include system inspection, service and monitoring,…

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