Wynnchurch Capital, a leading private equity firm, has announced its acquisition of Hydraulic Technologies (HT) from SPX FLOW. Headquartered in Rockford, Illinois, HT is a market leader in high-pressure hydraulic tools used across various industries, including infrastructure, manufacturing, and rail. HT’s products cater to mission-critical applications, ensuring maintenance, repair, and operational functions. The acquisition aims to leverage HT’s strengths and position it for accelerated growth, particularly in aging global infrastructure repair and replacement. Key figures at Wynnchurch, such as Frank Hayes, Neel Mayenkar, and Carl Howe, have expressed optimism about the partnership and the plan to invest significantly in HT. Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC and Paul Hastings LLP served as financial and legal advisors, respectively, for Wynnchurch in this deal. This acquisition aligns with Wynnchurch’s strategy of partnering with middle-market companies poised for significant growth and improvement.

Private Equity, Manufacturing, Infrastructure,United States, Canada