Areas of expertise

BB&T Capital Markets is uniquely positioned to maximize shareholder value due to our industry knowledge, M&A process expertise, and buyer relationships.

  • Building materials
  • Flow control/filtration
  • Industrial equipment
  • Durables and furnishings
  • Industrial distribution

Our industry experience

Transactions

Zentech

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Zentech Manufacturing in its Sale to BlackBern Partners

Commercial Metals Company

$350,000,000
5.750% Senior Notes due 2026
Co-Manager

LindFast Solutions Group

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as the Exclusive Financial Advisor to LindFast Solutions Group in its Sale to Nautic Partners

Capital Contractors Inc.

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Capital Contractors in its Sale to Kellermeyer Bergensons Services

SmartSource Computer & Audio Rentals

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to SmartSource Computer & Audio Visual Rentals in its Sale to Abcom Computer Rental Inc.

Environmental Stoneworks

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Environmental StoneWorks in its Acquisition by NCI Building Systems

United Pipe & Steel

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to United Pipe & Steel Corporation in its Sale to Merfish Pipe & Supply

W.A. Kendall & Co.

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to W.A. Kendall & Co. in its Partnership with Blue Point Capital Partners

Endries International

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Nautic Partners, LLC in the sale of Endries International, Inc. to MSD Partners, L.P.

CTM Group, Inc.

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as the Exclusive Financial Advisor to CTM Group, Inc. in its Sale to Z Capital Partners

Colony Hardware

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Colony Hardware Corporation in its Sale to Audax Private Equity

Radix Wire

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Radix Wire in its sale to High Road Capital Partners

C&M Conveyor, Inc.

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Financial Advisor to C&M Conveyor, Inc. in its Sale to CapitalWorks, L.L.C.

Oshkosh Corporation

$300,000,000
4.600% Senior Notes due 2028
Co-Manager

Accurate Holding, Inc.

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to High Road Capital Partners in the sale of Accurate Holding, Inc. to MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc.

Optimus Steel, LLC

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as the Exclusive Financial Advisor to Optimus Steel, LLC in its Acquisition of the Beaumont Mill and Two Downstream Wire Products Facilities from Gerdau S.A.

Tranzonic Intermediate Holdings, Inc.

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as the Exclusive Financial Advisor to Tranzonic Intermediate Holdings, Inc. in its Sale to PNC Riverarch Capital

Thermo-Tech Windows & Doors, LLC

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor in the sale of Thermo-Tech Windows & Doors, LLC

Knoll

$750,000,000
Senior Credit Facility
Co-Documentation Agent

Thibaut/Harbour Group

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Champlain Capital Partners in the sale of Thibaut, Inc. to Harbour Group

Ramsey Industries/Norwest Equity Partners

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as the Exclusive Financial Advisor to Ramsey Industries, LLC in its Sale to Norwest Equity Partners

JPW Industries/Gamut Capital Management

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Financial Advisor to JPW Industries, Inc. in its Sale to Gamut Capital Management, L.P.

SIGMA International Group/Investor Group

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Frontenac Company in the sale of SIGMA to an Investor Group Comprised of Management and Affiliates of Fairfax Financial

Amsted Industries

$750,000,000
Term Loan/Revolver
Documentation Agent

Alliance Sports Group/LKCM Headwater Investments

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Alliance Sports Group in its Sale to LKCM Headwater Investments

Safety Products Group LLC/Tractel

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as the Exclusive Financial Advisor to Safety Products Group in its Sale to Tractel

Endries International/Nautic Partners

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Ferguson Enterprises, Inc. in the sale of Endries International, Inc. to Nautic Partners

Storage Battery Systems/High Road Capital Partners

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Storage Battery Systems in its Sale to High Road Capital Partners

Oracle Elevator Company/L Squared Capital Partners

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Oracle Elevator Company

O2COOL/LKCM Headwater Investments

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to O2COOL in its Sale to LKCM Headwater Investments

Southern Audio Visual/Olympus Partners/Goldman Sachs

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Southern Audio Visual in its Sale to PSAV

Stanton Carpet Corporation/Quad-C Management, Inc.

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Stanton Carpet Corporation in its Sale to Quad-C Management, Inc.

Trademark Games Holdings/Bertram Capital

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Trademark Games Holdings, LLC in its Sale to Bertram Capital

Fortiline Waterworks/MORSCO

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Financial Advisor to Fortiline Waterworks in its Sale to MORSCO

Cape Electric Supply LLC/Graybar

BB&T Capital Markets Served as the Exclusive Financial Advisor to Cape Electrical Supply in its Sale to Graybar

NSi Industries/Blue Sea Capital

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to NSi Industries in its Sale to Blue Sea Capital

Hooker Furniture/Home Meridian International

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Hooker Furniture Corporation in its Acquisition of Home Meridian International, Inc.

Colony Hardware Corporation/Tailwind Capital

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Colony Hardware Corporation in its Sale to Tailwind Capital

Safemark, Inc/MSouth Equity Partners

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Safemark, Inc., in its Sale to MSouth Equity Partners

WWS Acquisition, LLC/PWP Growth Equity

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to WWS Acquisition, LLC in its Sale to PWP Growth Equity

Eck Supply Company/Sonepar USA/EECO

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Eck Supply Company in its Sale to Sonepar USA and in its Sale of its Lynchburg branch to EECO

Smith & Wesson

$280,000,000
Revolver/Term Loan
Joint Lead Arranger and Bookrunner

Area Wide Protective/The Riverside Company

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Area Wide Protective in its Sale to The Riverside Company

Quest Events, LLC

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Quest Events, LLC in its Sale to Goldner Hawn Johnson & Morrison and Tonka Bay Equity Partners

Connect-Air International, Inc.

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Connect-Air International, Inc. in its Sale to EIS, Inc.

AFC Holdings

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to AFC Holdings in its Sale to Incline Equity Partners

Niagara Thermal Products/Aavid Thermalloy

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Niagara Thermal Products in its Sale to Aavid Thermalloy

Specialty Pipe & Tube/Synalloy

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Ferguson in its divestiture of Specialty Pipe & Tube to Synalloy Corporation

Checkers Industrial Safety Products/Audax

BB&T Capital Markets Advises Checkers Industrial Safety Products in its Sale to Audax Private Equity

Aqua-Chem/Crimson Investment

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Aqua-Chem in its Sale to Crimson Investment

Hurd Windows and Doors/Sierra Pacific

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Hurd Windows and Doors in its Sale to Sierra Pacific

Custom Window Systems/Nautic Partners

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Custom Window Systems in its Sale to Nautic Partners

TPC Wire & Cable Corp

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to TPC Wire & Cable Corp. in its Sale to Audax Private Equity

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