News from Grey MountainDecember 18, 2012
2012 was a year of acquisitions for Grey Mountain Partners. The private equity firm first purchased Binswanger, now a stand-alone GMP company. It then went on to acquire Global Security Glazing, Custom Components Co., Columbia Commercial Building Products, Hawkins Architectural Products, North American Specialty Glass and Solar Seal this year, all of which are now part of its Consolidated Glass Holdings subsidiary. Industry readers kept close watch on the company's acquisition activities, as well as news about its future plans.
Top Investor Tuesday: December 18th, 2012December 18, 2012
There have been 114 private equity investors who have invested in U.S. headquartered companies within the Building Products industry over the last 5 years. Today's Top Investor is Grey Mountain Partners and PitchBook TV's video provides more detailed information on this firm, their recent deal activity and their total number of investments in Building Products companies. A look at the full list of completed deals on the PitchBook Platform shows the most recent financing for all 114 investors, as well as the charting breakdown of where the activity has taken place across the country.
Grey Mountain Partners Sells Robbins Holdings, Inc.November 27, 2012
Grey Mountain Partners (“Grey Mountain”) announced the sale of Robbins Holdings, Inc., including Robbins LLC (the “Company”), to HEXPOL AB (OM: HPOL B). Grey Mountain had owned the Company since 2007.
Grey Mountain Partners Acquires Assets of North American Specialty GlassOctober 18, 2012
TRUMBAUERSVILLE, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Grey Mountain Partners (“Grey Mountain”) has acquired the assets of North American Specialty Glass (“NASG”) out of Chapter 7 Bankruptcy. Headquartered in Trumbauersville, Pennsylvania, NASG is one of the largest safety and security glass producers in the United States, serving customers worldwide with high-performance transparency systems for transportation, architectural, military and other specialty end-use applications. Additionally, NASG is an industry leader in the development of glass and polycarbonate laminate technology.
Grey Mountain Partners, In Connection with its Affiliate Company Consolidated Glass Holdings, Acquires Insulpane of Connecticut and Orchard Glass DistributorsSeptember 5, 2012
Grey Mountain Partners (“Grey Mountain”), in connection with its affiliate company Consolidated Glass Holdings, Inc. (“CGH”), has acquired Insulpane of Connecticut and Orchard Glass Distributors (collectively “Insulpane” or the “Company”). Headquartered in Hamden, Connecticut, Insulpane is an architectural glass fabricator and distributor serving a customer base across the Northeast region of the United States. The Company’s broad range of assets and decades of fabrication experience allow it to provide comprehensive product solutions.
Bolttech Mannings Acquires Bone Frontier, Inc.August 1, 2012
Bolttech Mannings, Inc. (“Bolttech Mannings”), an affiliate company of Grey Mountain Partners (“Grey Mountain”), has acquired Bone Frontier, Inc. (“Bone Frontier” or the “Company”). Headquartered in Brighton, Colorado, Bone Frontier designs, develops, manufactures, and services advanced heat induction equipment utilized in power plants, petrochemical facilities, refineries and other process-intensive settings.
Grey Mountain Partners Names New President and CEO of Consolidated Glass Holdings, Inc.April 17, 2012
Grey Mountain Partners announced today that Tom Ryan has been named President and Chief Executive Officer of Consolidated Glass Holdings, Inc., bringing with him a 25-year track record of successfully growing and managing businesses.
Grey Mountain Partners Acquires the Assets of Hawkins Glass Wholesalers' Flat Glass DivisionFebruary 17, 2012
Grey Mountain Partners (“Grey Mountain”), through its wholly owned entity Hawkins Architectural Products, LLC (“Hawkins Architectural Products” or the “Company”), has acquired substantially all of the assets of the flat glass division of Hawkins Glass Wholesalers, L.L.C. (“Hawkins Glass Wholesalers”). Hawkins Architectural Products is a leading fabricator, seller and distributor of flat glass and acrylic products for the construction and glazing industries. The Company has operations in Stafford, Virginia, and serves a customer base primarily located in the Mid-Atlantic.
Grey Mountain Partners Acquires Global Security GlazingJanuary 17, 2012
Grey Mountain Partners (“Grey Mountain”) has acquired Global Security Glazing (“GSG”). Headquartered in Selma, Alabama, GSG manufactures institutional security, military, and custom architectural glass and glazing products.
Grey Mountain Partners Acquires Columbia Commercial Building ProductsJanuary 15, 2012
Grey Mountain Partners (“Grey Mountain”) has acquired Columbia Commercial Building Products (“Columbia”). Headquartered in Rockwall, Texas, Columbia is a leading manufacturer of high-performance extruded aluminum windows and store fronts for new and replacement construction. Columbia is one of the few aluminum fabricators that pours and de-bridges its own polyurethane structural thermal barriers.