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News Posts from 2020

Wynnchurch Capital Acquires Pennsylvania Machine Works

Rosemont, IL – February 25, 2020 – Wynnchurch Capital, L.P. (“Wynnchurch”) announced today that it has acquired Pennsylvania Machine Works, LLC (“Penn Machine”). Penn Machine is a fully integrated manufacturer of high pressure forged fittings and branch connections. Founded in 1931 and headquartered in Aston, Pennsylvania, Penn Machine has built a strong reputation for providing its customers with unmatched lead-times, high quality products in a diverse variety of material grades and excellent service. 

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Bob Linscott Joins Wynnchurch Capital as Operating Partner

Rosemont, IL — February 6, 2020 — Wynnchurch Capital, L.P. (“Wynnchurch”), a leading middle market private equity firm, announced that Bob Linscott has joined the firm as an Operating Partner. Prior to joining Wynnchurch, Mr. Linscott served as the Vice President of Operations for Fluke Corporation (“Fluke”), a subsidiary of Fortive company (NYSE:FTV). Fluke is a manufacturer of industrial test, measurement and diagnostic equipment including electronic test equipment.

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Wynnchurch Capital Closes on Fund V at $2.277 Billion

Rosemont, IL — January 21, 2020 — Wynnchurch Capital, L.P. (“Wynnchurch”), a leading middle market private equity firm, announced the closing of its fifth private equity fund, Wynnchurch Capital Partners V, L.P (“the Fund”) at $2.277 billion of committed capital.

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Midland Industries Acquires Stainless Adapters Inc.

Rosemont, IL – January 14, 2020 – Midland Industries, LLC (“Midland”), a portfolio company of Wynnchurch Capital, LLC (“Wynnchurch”), announced the acquisition of Stainless Adapters Inc. (“SAI”). Located in Houston, Texas, SAI supplies premium, stainless steel hydraulic adapters and pipe fittings to a diverse set of end markets, including oil & gas, agriculture, automotive, marine, and general industrial. Michael Baker, CEO of SAI, will join as General Manager of Midland’s new Houston distribution center, which is slated to open in the spring of 2020.

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Wynnchurch Capital Invests in California Amforge as Part of Premier Forge Group Platform

Rosemont, IL – January 7, 2020 – Premier Forge Group, a portfolio company of Wynnchurch Capital, LLC (“Wynnchurch”), announced the acquisition of California Amforge Corporation (“Amforge”). Located in Azusa, California, Amforge is a leading manufacturer of closed die, upset and rolled ring forgings for the aerospace & defense and oil & gas industries.

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