Industrial: Flow Control

The transactions listed below include certain transactions executed by the partners of Fidus prior to forming the firm.  Click here for our Industrial practice overview.

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
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
Clayton Group, Inc.

Distributor of waterworks, wastewater, and storm drainage materials

Private Sellside Sequoia Associates
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
Dana Kepner Company

Distributor of waterworks products

Private Advisory
Dynapower / Stratopower

Manufacturer of hydraulic pumps, motors, and systems for aerospace and industrial applications

General Signal Corp. Divestiture Trinova Corp. / Vickers, Inc.
Kinney Vacuum Company

Manufacturer and marketer of rotary piston and liquid ring vacuum pumps

General Signal Corp. Divestiture Tuthill Corp.
Project Flow

Leading manufacturer of flow control products for plumbing and industrial applications

Private Advisory
Rath Manufacturing Co., Inc.

Manufacturer of high-quality stainless steel tubes for food, petrochemical and other industries

Dubin Clark & Company Sellside Liberty Capital Partners
The Pullman Company - Peabody Floway, Inc.

 Leading manufacturer of vertical turbine pumps sold to industrial, municipal and agricultural markets

The Pullman Company / Forstmann Little Divestiture The Weir Group PLC
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.
Tomkins plc - Stant Corporation

Designer and manufacturer of fuel system and vapor emission control products for automotive and industrial applications

Tomkins plc Divestiture H.I.G. Capital
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