Angeles and Clearlake Hammer Away in Lumber Sector

Angeles and Clearlake Hammer Away in Lumber Sector

ACS American Construction Source (ACS), a portfolio company of Angeles Equity and Clearlake Capital, has acquired Contractor’s Truss Systems (CTS). CTS is a provider of structural building components used in residential, commercial, agricultural, and industrial buildings. The company was founded in 1993 by Kent Newman and Teresa Newman and has a 40,000 square foot manufacturing […]

Arsenal Continues Specialty Chemical Build

Arsenal Continues Specialty Chemical Build

CPS Performance Materials, a portfolio company of Arsenal Capital Partners, has acquired GEO Specialty Chemicals. GEO is a manufacturer of more than 300 specialty chemical products including water treatment chemicals; coating and resin additives; acrylic monomers; dispersants and surfactants (compounds that lower the surface tension between two liquids). The company’s products are used by more […]

Transom Building Skateboard Giant

Transom Building Skateboard Giant

Bravo Sports, a portfolio company of Transom Capital and St. Cloud Capital, has acquired skateboard company Dwindle Distribution from Globe International. Dwindle is a skateboard designer, manufacturer and distributor. The company’s brand names include Almost, Blind, Darkstar, Dusters, Enjoi, Speed Demons, Superior, and Tensor Trucks. Dwindle, through Shenzhen, China-based Douglas Street Manufacturing, also supplies skateboard […]

Trinity Hunt Adds to IMS ExpertServices

Trinity Hunt Adds to IMS ExpertServices

IMS ExpertServices, a provider of expert witness services and a portfolio company of Trinity Hunt Partners, has acquired The Focal Point. The Focal Point (TFP) is a provider of litigation consulting, including trial strategy and jury consulting; trial graphics and animation; and trial technology services. The company was founded in 1989 by Andrew Spingler and […]

Gryphon Adds to Shermco

Gryphon Adds to Shermco

Shermco Industries, a portfolio company of Gryphon Investors, has acquired Electrical Manufacturing and Distributors (EMD). EMD is a provider of automated control systems design, systems integration, electrical engineering, custom programming, and fabrication of power distribution centers, electrical racks, and control panels. The company’s customers are active in the midstream oil and gas market. EMD was […]

Southfield Capital Builds Security Platform

Southfield Capital Builds Security Platform

Protos Security, a provider of security guard services and a portfolio company of Southfield Capital since February 2019, has acquired Security Resources (SRI). SRI provides security services through a combination of internally managed guards and a network of security guard companies, at locations anywhere in the US, Canada and Puerto Rico. The company’s customers include […]

Clearlake’s Sunbelt Supply Adds-On

Clearlake’s Sunbelt Supply Adds-On

Sunbelt Supply, a portfolio company of Clearlake Capital, has acquired Severe Service Specialists (Triple S). Triple S is a manufacturer’s representative of severe application valves used in extreme temperature, high pressure, abrasive, corrosive, and acidic conditions in power generation, refining, and other industrial applications. The company represents more than 17 valve makers including MOGAS Industries, […]

Arsenal Closes Sixth Meridian Buy

Arsenal Closes Sixth Meridian Buy

Meridian Adhesives Group, a portfolio company of Arsenal Capital Partners, has closed its sixth acquisition with the buy of Epoxies, Etc. Epoxies, Etc. is a manufacturer and formulator of specialty epoxies, urethanes, silicones and UV curable systems, including adhesives, potting compounds and coatings. The company’s products are used widely to protect, insulate, and conceal circuitry, […]

Sigma Electric Acquires Avalon

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 […]

O2 Continues Build of EMEX

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 […]