Communications & Power Industries (CPI) has divested its ASC Signal Division (ASC) to Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (Kratos). ASC designs and manufactures high-performance, highly engineered antenna systems for satellite communications (SATCOM), radar, electronic warfare (EW) and high-frequency (HF) applications. Read More...
Hydroid, Inc. ("Hydroid") has been acquired by Huntington Ingalls Industries ("HII") for $350 million. HII acquired Hydroid to further support its strategy of providing leading edge autonomous unmanned underwater vehicles ("UUVs") to the U.S Government and key allies. Hydroid is a wholly owned indirect subsidiary of Kongsberg Maritime AS, a subsidiary of Kongsberg Gruppen ASA [...]
Tecmotiv Corporation ("Tecmotiv") has been acquired by RedNest Partners, LLC ("RedNest") and Admiral Capital Group ("Admiral"). RedNest and Admiral have backed Tecmotiv management to bolster its capabilities as a leading supplier of MRO services and components to U.S. military and allied customers worldwide. Read More...
Tresys Technology Holdings, Inc. ("Tresys") has been acquired by DC Capital Partners ("DC Capital"). The addition of Tresys along with Owl Cyber Defense, a portfolio company of DC Capital, will provide a leading suite of cyber security solutions and technologies to critical infrastructure and government clients. Read more...]
Philpott Ball & Werner is pleased to announce that Jacob Nester has joined the firm as an Analyst in our Charlotte office. Jake recently graduated summa cum laude from North Carolina State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Aerospace Engineering and a minor in Business Administration. Jake has a passion for the Aerospace [...]
Silvus Technologies, Inc. (“Silvus”) has been acquired by The Jordan Company. Silvus develops and manufactures mobile communications datalinks (branded StreamCaster) that are reshaping traditional broadband wireless connectivity. Primarily used in law enforcement, unmanned systems, tactical and other commercial/industrial applications, Silvus’ StreamCaster radios and their proprietary waveform overcome traditional network challenges and facilitate data communication in [...]
Horstman Holdings has been acquired by RENK AG. Horstman is a leading solutions provider in the global armor and tracked vehicle mobility markets. As the world’s largest independent supplier of military vehicle suspension systems, Horstman is on the leading edge of both passive and active vehicle suspension technology and is well known for its hydraulic [...]
ARC Technologies, Inc., a leading designer and manufacturer of custom RF / EMI and microwave absorbing composite materials for defense, aerospace and industrial applications, has been acquired by Hexcel Corporation (NYSE:HXL). ARC Technologies has a wide range of capabilities for producing RF / EMI and microwave absorbing materials and specializes in combining absorptive metallic filler [...]
Regional Mfg. Specialists, Inc., d/b/a Agile Magnetics (“Agile”), a leading designer and manufacturer of high reliability custom magnetics, has been acquired by Standex International Corporation (NYSE: SXI, “Standex”). Agile was a portfolio company of Coppermine Capital and Sage Peak Capital. Headquartered in Concord, New Hampshire, Agile Magnetics manufactures high reliability magnetic components such as custom [...]
PB&W will be attending the NBAA (“National Business Aviation Association”) Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition (“BACE”). NBAA-BACE is the world’s largest business aviation industry event and will feature over 1,100 exhibitors and 100 aircraft on display. The conference will be held at the Orange County Convention Center and Orlando Executive Airport in Orlando, Florida from [...]