Building Products

The transactions listed below include certain transactions executed by the partners of Fidus prior to forming the firm.

Company Business Description Ownership/Client Transaction Purchaser
American Metal Products

Manufacturer of air distribution and HVAC products primarily for the residential housing market

Masco Corporation Divestiture Tomkins plc
AMS Holdings, Inc.

Distributor of building products to the commercial and residential markets

Quad-C Management, Inc. Sellside Allied Building Products Corp./CRH plc
AMTROL, Inc.

Leading manufacturer of water system tanks and accessories, disposable gas containers, water heaters and other commercial products

Private Financing
Balboa Water Group

Leading manufacturer of customized, critical components for the portable spa, jetted bath and other adjacent markets

Quad-C Management, Inc. Sellside AEA Investors
Bellefonte Lime Company and GenLime Group LP

Manufacturer of specialty lime products for a variety of industries

Allied Capital Corp. / PNC Equity Sellside Management
Blue Ox Industries, Inc.

Leading manufacturer and distributor of trusses and wall panels for residential construction

Private Sellside Stock Building Supply, Inc. / Wolseley plc
Burke Industries, Inc.

 

Manufacturer of engineered elastomeric aerospace components, commercial rubber flooring products, and automotive/industrial hose products

CHF Capital Partners Sellside J.F. Lehman & Co.
C.C. Dickson Co.

HVAC parts and equipment distributor

Private Sellside United Refrigeration, Inc.
Cherokee Sanford Group, LLC

Leading manufacturer and distributor of bricks

RSTW Partners / Cherokee Investment Partners Sellside General Shale Products / Wienerberger AG
Clayton Group, Inc.

Distributor of waterworks, wastewater, and storm drainage materials

Private Sellside Sequoia Associates
Colony Hardware Supply Company, Inc.

Distributor of tools, supplies, and safety equipment to non-residential construction contractors

Private Sellside AEA Investors
Compression Polymers Holdings LLC (A)

Leading manufacturer of engineered plastic products for the building materials and industrial markets, including Azek® trimboards

Whitney & Co. / Clearview Capital Financing
Compression Polymers Holdings LLC (B)

Leading manufacturer of engineered plastic products for the building materials and industrial markets, including Azek® trimboards

Whitney & Co. / Clearview Capital Sellside AEA Investors
Conbraco Industries, Inc.

Leading manufacturer of a comprehensive line of ball valves and complementary flow control products

Private Sellside Management
CONTECH Construction Products, Inc. (A)

Manufacturer and distributor of engineered products for the site construction industry, specializing in drainage, stormwater, bridge, and earth stabilization solutions

Butler Capital Corporation Financing
CONTECH Construction Products, Inc. (B)

Manufacturer and distributor of engineered products for the site construction industry, specializing in drainage, stormwater, bridge, and earth stabilization solutions

Apax Partners Buyside
CPG International, Inc.

Leading supplier of premium synthetic building products to the residential, commercial and industrial markets

Management Buyside
Cressona Aluminum

Leading independent aluminum extruder

Private Sellside Alumax, Inc.
Dana Kepner Company

Distributor of waterworks products

Private Advisory
Durand Forms, Inc. / Shelter Systems Corporation

Manufacturer of concrete forming systems and engineered trusses for residential construction

Max Capital Sellside Watermill Ventures
Ellison Extrusion Systems / Ellison Windows & Doors

Manufacturer of vinyl windows and doors

Private Sellside The Atrium Companies
Encompass Lighting Group

Designer and manufacturer of branded low-voltage residential and commercial lighting fixtures

Harbour Group Sellside Quality Home Brands / Quad-C
Exteria Building Products

Leading manufacturer of molded polypropylene siding products that replicate traditional siding materials

Graham Partners Sellside Novik / Clearview Capital
GS Roofing Products Company, Inc.

Leading manufacturer of roofing products in the U.S.

Private Sellside St. Gobain / CertainTeed Corp.
Hearth Services Inc. (American Fireplace Company / Allied Group)

Largest national distributor and installer of hearth products

Private Sellside HNI Corporation
Heritage Wholesalers, Inc.

Leading independent roofing and building materials distributer in the New England market

Private Sellside SRS Distribution
Johnstown Wire Technologies, Inc.

Manufacturer of drawn steel wire for automotive, building products, and industrial applications

TMB Industries Sellside Dubin Clark & Company
Julius Koch USA, Inc.

Manufacturer of cord and ladder tape used in window blinds and shades

Metapoint Partners Sellside Allied Capital Corp. / Management
Juno Lighting, Inc. (A)

Leading manufacturer of branded residential and commercial lighting fixtures

Fremont Partners Financing
Juno Lighting, Inc. (B)

Leading manufacturer of branded residential and commercial lighting fixtures

Fremont Partners Sellside Schneider Electric SA
Kohler Co.

Leading manufacturer of branded kitchen and bath products

Private Financing
Lafarge Corporation Asphalt and Paving Division

Maryland-based asphalt and paving operation

Lafarge Corporation Divestiture Various
Louisiana-Pacific Corporation Vinyl Siding Division

Manufacturer of vinyl siding

Louisiana-Pacific Corporation Divestiture KP Building Products Inc. / Kaycan Ltd.
Masterview Window Company, Inc.

Leading manufacturer of aluminum residential windows and doors in the Southwest

Publicker Industries Divestiture BancBoston Ventures
Mayfield / Swain Building Supply

Distributor of lumber, windows, doors, hardware, and insulation to the homebuilding industry.

Private Sellside JLL Partners / Builders FirstSource, Inc.
Mitchell Distributing Company

One of the largest distributors of Komatsu and Ingersoll Rand earthmoving, construction, and mining products in the U.S.

Private Sellside Blackwood Hodge PLC
Morgan Products Ltd.

Largest U.S. distributor of windows and millwork

Morgan Products Ltd. Sellside Andersen Windows, Inc.
National Gypsum Company

Fully integrated manufacturer and supplier of gypsum wallboard and other building products

Private Financing
Nationwide Homes, Inc.

Manufacturer of custom-built modular homes

Private Sellside Harbert Management Corporation
Norcraft Companies, LLC (A)

Leading manufacturer of stock and semi-custom kitchen and bath cabinets

Goense Bounds & Partners / Pfingsten Partners Sellside Apax Partners / Trimaran Capital Partners
Norcraft Companies, LLC (B)

Leading manufacturer of stock and semi-custom kitchen and bath cabinets

Apax Partners / Trimaran Capital Partners Financing
Paradigm Intermediate Holdings, LLC

Leading manufacturer of premium-quality, custom vinyl windows and patio doors

White Oak Partners Sellside CapitalWorks
Pleasants Hardware Company

The leading wholesale distributor and custom fabricator of metal doors and frames, residential and commercial hardware, and miscellaneous building accessories

Private Sellside Key Equity Capital
ProCell Decking Systems

Leading manufacturer of synthetic decking

CPG International / AEA Investors Buyside
Project Flow

Leading manufacturer of flow control products for plumbing and industrial applications

Private Advisory
Service Partners, LLC

Largest distributor of residential fiberglass insulation in North America and a leading multi-branch insulation installer

Quad-C Sellside Monitor Clipper Partners
Shemin Nurseries

Leading distributor of landscape supplies to landscape contractors and commercial landscape professionals

Private Sellside Centre Lane Partners
StarMark, Inc.

Manufacturer of semi-custom framed kitchen and bath cabinetry

Masco Corporation Divestiture Goense Bounds & Partners / Pfingsten Partners / Norcraft
Superior Fireplace Company

A leading manufacturer of factory-built gas and wood fireplaces and accessories

TCW Capital Sellside Lennox Industries, Inc.
Textron - Forest City Tool

Supplier of industrial woodworking tools, such as drilling and cutting tools, to the furniture and millworking industries

Textron Inc. Divestiture Vermont American Corp.
The RiteScreen Company, Inc.

 Leading manufacturer of window and patio door screen

J.T. Walker Industries Sellside Seven Point Equity Partners
The Stanley Works - Stanley Door Systems

Manufacturer of garage door openers, garage doors, gate operators, and related electronics

The Stanley Works Divestiture Whistler Corp.
The Wolf Holdings Organization

Leading provider of branded specialty building products

Weston Presidio Sellside Quad-C Management, Inc. / Management
Tomkins plc - LASCO Fittings, Inc.

Manufacturer of PVC injection molded pipe fittings for irrigation, plumbing, heavy turf, pool / spa, industrial, utility, and HVAC applications

Tomkins plc Divestiture Aalberts Industries N.V.
Visador Holding Corporation

Leading manufacturer of stair parts, columns, and millwork

Harbert Management Corporation Sellside Carousel Capital
Water Soft, Inc.

Manufacturer of water treatment systems

AMTROL, Inc. Buyside
Woodcraft Industries, Inc. (A)

One of the largest manufacturers of cabinet doors and components for the kitchen and bath vanity industries

Goldner Hawn Johnson & Morrison Sellside Behrman Capital
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