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closed 6/11/2012 via PR Newswire

PeopleNet Communications Corporation, acquired GEOTrac Systems Inc.

synopsis: Trimble announced that it has acquired privately-held GEOTrac Systems Inc. of Calgary, a leading provider of wireless fleet management and worker safety solutions for the oil and gas industry. The addition of GEOTrac is expected to extend PeopleNet's industry-leading transportation solutions to address the North American oil and gas industry.
buyer parent: Trimble Navigation Limited
buyer: PeopleNet Communications Corporation
PeopleNet, a Trimble Company, is focused on providing innovative Internet-based and integrated onboard computing and mobile communications systems to improve North America's trucking industry's fleet management. "
target: GEOTrac Systems Inc.
GEOTrac Systems Inc. is a privately-held company providing fleet management and worker safety solutions for the oil and gas industry. Focused on this vertical, GEOTrac is able to provide custom solutions relevant to the needs of field operations.
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announced 12/20/2012 via Market Wire

CalAmp Corp., will acquire Wireless Matrix Corporation

synopsis: CalAmp Corp. agreed to acquire the operations of Wireless Matrix Corporation. Wireless Matrix is a leading provider of fleet tracking applications and satellite communications services to the utility, oil and gas, rail and municipal verticals as well as to service fleets of large enterprise customers in North America.
buyer: CalAmp Corp. (CAMP:$241.26)
CalAmp develops and markets wireless communications solutions that deliver data, voice and video for critical networked communications and other applications. The Company's two business segments are Wireless DataCom, which serves enterprise, utility and government customers. "
target: Wireless Matrix Corporation (WSMXF:$33.33)
Wireless Matrix Corporation provides fleet solutions to improve delivery metrics. The company's software and wireless data solutions provide intelligence for managing, measuring and monitoring service execution.
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announced 4/10/2019 via Company Press Release

AVEVA Group plc, will purchase Software Assets from MaxGrip

synopsis: AVEVA, a global leader in engineering and industrial software, acquired the software assets of MaxGrip. MaxGrip’s software and extensive asset library enables customers to define and implement comprehensive revenue cycle management strategies based on asset criticality and risk.
buyer parent: Schneider Electric SE
buyer: AVEVA Group plc (LSE:AVV:$1,119.63)
Aveva is a leading global provider of engineering, design and information management software solutions. For almost 50 years, Aveva software has enabled the creation of the world’s most complex power and process plants, vessels and offshore facilities. "
seller: MaxGrip
MaxGrip’s software and extensive asset library enables customers to define and implement comprehensive revenue cycle management strategies based on asset criticality and risk.
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closed 7/7/2016 via BNC Analysis

Caterpillar Oil & Gas, acquired M2M Data Corporation

synopsis: Caterpillar Oil & Gas, Caterpillar Inc.’s oil and gas division, has acquired M2M Data Corporation. M2M is a provider of SaaS remote asset and equipment management and advanced remote monitoring solutions. Their solutions take distributed asset monitoring and assessment to a new level of accuracy and timeliness.
buyer parent: Caterpillar, Inc.
buyer: Caterpillar Oil & Gas
Caterpillar Oil & Gas, with headquarters in Houston, Texas, consolidates all the sales and service activities for Caterpillar Inc.’s oil and gas power solutions. Their sales and service network supports customers in the drilling, production, well service and gas compression segments. "
target: M2M Data Corporation
M2M Data Corporation has been leveraging a Software as a Service (SaaS) approach to deliver remote asset and equipment management and advanced remote monitoring solutions since 1999. M2M’s solutions take distributed asset monitoring and assessment to a new level of accuracy and timeliness.
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closed 3/25/2015 via Company Press Release

Pandell, purchased Land Management Software Set from Divestco Inc.

synopsis: Pandell, a pioneer of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) industry solutions, announced that it has purchased the land management software set; LandRite, iLand, and MapQ, from Calgary-based geoscience solutions provider, Divestco. The transaction also includes the associated resource team, and a large customer base of more than 120 energy companies.
buyer: Pandell
Pandell is a software solutions company that delivers industry specialized software products and business services. For oil and gas companies, Pandell offers a suite of back-office software products and outsourced production and financial accounting services. "
seller: Divestco Inc. (TSXV:DVT:$22.05)
Divestco's Land Management Software Set includes: LandRite (Land and Asset Management), iLand (Surface Land Acquisitions Management), and MapQ (Surface Land Mapping). Divestco is a Calgary-based geoscience solutions provider.
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closed 12/17/2013 via GlobeNewswire

Vaisala OYJ, acquired 3TIER

synopsis: Vaisala strengthens its position in the renewable energy market through the acquisition of 3TIER Inc. 3TIER provides project feasibility, asset management and forecasting services to companies operating in the renewable energy market globally. Vaisala's strategic intent has been to build a stronger position in the renewable energy sector.
buyer: Vaisala OYJ (HLSE:VAIAS:$376.48)
Vaisala Corporation develops and manufactures electronic measuring systems and instruments. The company has three business areas: Meteorology, Weather Critical Operations, and Controlled Environment. "
target: 3TIER
3TIER provides project feasibility, asset management and forecasting services to companies operating in the renewable energy market globally. While the majority of 3TIER's business comes from the wind energy market, the company also serves customers in the solar and hydro energy markets.
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$15
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closed 10/5/2020 via BusinessWire

Quorum Software, acquired Landdox

synopsis: Quorum Software, a Thoma Bravo portfolio company and the leader in digital transformation for the oil and gas industry, announced that it has acquired Landdox, the leading innovator in cloud-first land technology.
buyer parent: Thoma Bravo, LLC
buyer: Quorum Software
Quorum Software offers a leading portfolio of finance, operations and accounting solutions that empower customers to streamline operations that drive growth and profitability. The myQuorum software platform delivers open standards, mobile-first design, and cloud technologies to drive innovation. "
target: Landdox
Landdox is a growth-stage SaaS company that reimagines the way energy and infrastructure companies manage their core assets. Their flagship product is a cloud-based application that is easily customizable, intuitively designed, and delights customers as much as it expands their operational range.
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closed 9/4/2019 via PR Newswire

BayWa r.e., acquired PowerHub

synopsis: BayWa r.e., a global renewable energy developer, service provider and wholesaler, has acquired PowerHub, a Toronto-based renewable energy asset management platform. PowerHub helps asset managers centralize and streamline project and portfolio information so that they could work smarter.
buyer parent: BayWa AG
buyer: BayWa r.e.
BayWa r.e. is a global renewable energy developer, service provider and wholesaler. BayWa r.e. delivers renewable energy solutions worldwide, and have brought over 2.5 GW of energy online. Across solar and wind, BayWa r.e rethinks how energy is produced, stored and best used. "
target: PowerHub
PowerHub is a Toronto-based renewable energy asset management platform. PowerHub helps asset managers centralize and streamline project and portfolio information so that they could work smarter. PowerHub unlocks efficiencies, capabilities, and insights that save businesses money.
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announced 5/23/2018 via Company Press Release

P2 Energy Solutions, Inc., will acquire iLandMan

synopsis: P2 Energy Solutions (“P2”), the leader in upstream oil and gas software, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire iLandMan (“iLandMan”), a leading cloud-based land and lease management software provider.
buyer parent: Advent International
buyer: P2 Energy Solutions, Inc.
P2 Energy Solutions empowers the people who power the world. P2 is the world's largest software and technology company dedicated to the upstream oil and gas industry, with solutions spanning the entire value chain from exploration to decommissioning. "
target: iLandMan
iLandMan is a SaaS-based, real-time tract- and formation-based software for exploration & production (E&P) companies that provides complete access to all company projects, along with maps and reports that both increase efficiency and eliminate wasteful duplication of effort.
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closed 8/13/2019 via PR Newswire

Fiix Inc., acquired Alchemy IoT

synopsis: Fiix Inc, the leading provider of cloud-based maintenance and asset management software, announced it has acquired Alchemy IoT, an industrial asset intelligence company. Alchemy IoT Inc. develops Internet of Things (IoT) asset intelligence software for industrial applications.
buyer: Fiix Inc.
Fiix creates modern maintenance software that’s easy to use, flexible, and affordable. Its cloud-based CMMS (computerized maintenance management system) is disrupting the market by revolutionizing how thousands of companies worldwide schedule, organize, and track maintenance. "
target: Alchemy IoT
Alchemy IoT Inc. develops Internet of Things (IoT) asset intelligence software for industrial applications. It develops Clarity, a cloud-based web and mobile application for improving fleet management, plant maintenance, and manufacturing performance for industrial assets.
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announced 10/3/2019 via PR Newswire

Trimble, will acquire CityWorks

synopsis: Trimble announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held Cityworks (Azteca Systems LLC), a leading provider of enterprise asset management (EAM) software for utilities and local government.
buyer: Trimble (TRMB:$3,133.80)
Trimble is transforming the way the world works by delivering products and services that connect the physical and digital worlds. Core technologies in positioning, modeling, connectivity and data analytics enable customers to improve productivity, quality, safety and sustainability. "
target: CityWorks
Cityworks streamlines the way government agencies and utilities manage infrastructure and property by combining the power and flexibility of Geographic Information System (GIS) mapping technology with the business logic of asset management, permitting, licensing and more.
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closed 1/9/2013 via Company Press Release

Crane Group, acquired irth Solutions

synopsis: Crane Group has purchased a controlling interest in irth Solutions. irth Solutions provides leading asset management solutions to gas, oil, electric, telecommunications and other utility companies, across the country to increase operational efficiency, improve workforce productivity, comply with regulatory requirements and ensure safety.
buyer: Crane Group
Crane Group is a private holding and management company based in Columbus, Ohio. Our holdings comprise a network of local, regional, and global companies in both manufacturing and the building trades. "
target parent: Cerca Group LLC
target: irth Solutions
irth Solutions provides the leading business intelligence solutions to gas, oil, electric, telecommunications and other utility companies across the country to increase operational efficiency, improve workforce productivity, comply with regulatory requirements and ensure public safety.
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closed 1/10/2011 via BusinessWire

Cerca Group LLC, Main Street Capital Partners, LLC, acquired IRTH Solutions, Inc

synopsis: Cerca Group LLC announced the acquisition of IRTH Solutions, Inc., the leading provider of software and services to the damage prevention industry in the United States. Cerca Group led the investment group which included IRTH’s management team and Main Street Capital Corporation.
buyer: Main Street Capital Partners, LLC ( MAIN:$238.16)
buyer: Cerca Group LLC
Cerca Group is a sector-focused, stage-independent private investment firm based in New York City, seeking attractive investment opportunities primarily in the business services and software and communications sectors. "
target: IRTH Solutions, Inc
IRTH Solutions is the leading provider of software and services to the damage prevention industry. IRTH’s customers include the country’s largest pipeline operators, utilities, telecom carriers, municipalities, and call-before-you-dig One Call Centers.
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closed 6/12/2018 via BNC Analysis

Administração e Gestão de Sistemas de Salubridade, SA, acquired Aquasis

synopsis: Administração e Gestão de Sistemas de Salubridade (AGS), a Portuguese company that provides services to the water industry, has acquired a 55% stake in Aquasis from Águas de Portugal (AdP), a company in Portugal that manages the urban water cycle. Aquasis is a Portuguese company that develops Geographic Information Systems for the water industry.
buyer parent: Marubeni Corporation
buyer: Administração e Gestão de Sistemas de Salubridade, SA
Administração e Gestão de Sistemas de Salubridade (AGS) is a Portuguese company that provides services to the water industry. Its activities range from consultancy and development of specialized engineering services to the management and maintenance of urban water systems and treatment facilities. "
target parent: Águas de Portugal
target: Aquasis
Aquasis is a Portuguese company that develops and implements Geographic Information Systems for the water industry. Their InterAqua solution helps businesses manage 2,000 kilometers of water infrastructure, 10,000 valves, 100,000 service pipes, 30,000 manholes, and 100 water and wastewater plants.
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closed 4/5/2012 via BusinessWire

Intertek Group plc, acquired Automation Technology Inc

synopsis: Intertek Group plc, the leading international provider of quality services to a wide range of industries, has acquired Automation Technology, Inc. (ATI), a provider of asset integrity management software in the US power sector. ATI’s asset management software solutions are used to record and analyse testing and inspection data.
buyer: Intertek Group plc (LSE:ITRK:$3,555.52)
Intertek is a leading provider of quality and safety solutions serving a wide range of industries around the world. From auditing and inspection, to testing, quality assurance and certification, Intertek is dedicated to adding value to customers' products and processes. "
target: Automation Technology Inc
Automation Technology, Inc. (ATI) is a provider of web-based collaborative asset management software for the electrical power generation industry. They use ATI's AWARE™ product to collaborate in understanding the condition of complex equipment assets for determining run/repair/replace decisions.
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closed 10/3/2018 via Company Press Release

SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT, acquired Optimatics

synopsis: SUEZ, a world leader in smart and sustainable resource management, has acquired Optimatics, the world-leading provider of infrastructure planning software that enables water and wastewater utilities to reduce costs while ensuring optimal performance.
buyer: SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT (ENXTPA:SEV:$19,199.70)
SUEZ is a world leader in smart and sustainable resource management. SUEZ provides water and waste management solutions that enable cities and industries to optimize their resource management and strengthen their environmental and economic performances, in line with regulatory standards. "
target: Optimatics
Optimatics is the world-leading provider of infrastructure planning software that enables water and wastewater utilities to reduce costs while ensuring optimal performance. Their Optimizer software is a powerful tool for analyzing hundreds of planning options across multiple asset types.
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closed 1/23/2019 via Company Press Release

Waterfield Energy, acquired NeoFirma, Inc.

synopsis: Waterfield Energy, a leading provider of advanced cloud-based oil and gas accounting and transaction management software, announced the acquisition of NeoFirma. NeoFirma is a cloud-based software focused on field data capture, operational reporting and well work tracking to manage drilling and production operations.
buyer parent: Waterfield Group
buyer: Waterfield Energy
Waterfield Energy provides oil and gas accounting software. Their cloud-based fully integrated software suite provides the best end-to-end solution on the market. Faster setup, performance, reporting & streamlined upgrades leaves its clients more time for analyzing data and running their businesses."
target: NeoFirma, Inc.
NeoFirma is an energy software company that provides a cloud-based suite of software solutions to manage drilling and production operations. Their software helps E&P’s capture information, track production operations, optimize field spending, anticipate trends, and focus on their core business.
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announced 8/13/2018 via BusinessWire

Thoma Bravo, LLC, will acquire Quorum Software

synopsis: Thoma Bravo, LLC, a leading private equity investment firm, announced that it has agreed to acquire Quorum Software, the leader in digital transformation for the oil and gas industry, from Silver Lake.
buyer: Thoma Bravo, LLC
Thoma Bravo is a leading private equity firm focused on the software and tech-enabled services sectors. Thoma Bravo partners with a company’s management team to implement operating best practices, invest in growth initiatives and make accretive acquisitions intended to accelerate revenue & earnings."
target parent: SilverLake
target: Quorum Software
Quorum Software offers an industry-leading portfolio of finance, operations and accounting software that empowers energy companies of all sizes to conquer their most complex business challenges.
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announced 7/14/2014 via PR Newswire

Silver Lake Partners, will acquire Quorum Business Solutions, Inc.

synopsis: Silver Lake Partners, the global leader in technology investing, and Silver Lake Kraftwerk, the firm's energy and resource innovation strategy, announced that they have agreed to acquire Quorum Business Solutions, a company that develops, implements, and supports software for the energy industry.
buyer parent: SilverLake
buyer: Silver Lake Partners
Silver Lake is a global leader in private investments in technology and technology-enabled industries. Silver Lake invests with the strategic and operational insights of an experienced industry participant. "
target parent: Carlyle Group
target: Quorum Business Solutions, Inc.
Quorum Business Solutions develops, implements, and supports software for the energy industry. Quorum offers an integrated suite of business applications for companies that produce, gather, process, transport, store, distribute, and market crude oil, natural gas, NGLs, LNG, and wind-generated power.
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closed 8/2/2010 via Company Press Release

Riverstone Holdings, The Carlyle Group, acquired Quorum Business Solutions, Inc.

synopsis: Quorum Business Solutions, Inc., a leading provider of business and information technology solutions for the oil, gas, and renewable energy industry, announced that The Carlyle Group, a global alternative asset manager, and Riverstone Holdings LLC, an energy-focused private equity firm, have made a capital investment in the company.
buyer: The Carlyle Group (CG:$1,880.20)
buyer: Riverstone Holdings
The Carlyle Group is a private global investment firm and Riverstone Holdings LLC is a private equity firm specializing in buyout, middle market, mature, turnaround, and growth capital investments. "
target: Quorum Business Solutions, Inc.
Quorum is the leading provider of software and consulting solutions to manage oil & gas, renewable energy and natural resource operational and commercial business processes. Quorum deploys efficient, cost effective solutions that help companies meet performance goals.
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closed 6/11/2012 via PR Newswire

PeopleNet Communications Corporation, acquired GEOTrac Systems Inc.

synopsis: Trimble announced that it has acquired privately-held GEOTrac Systems Inc. of Calgary, a leading provider of wireless fleet management and worker safety solutions for the oil and gas industry. The addition of GEOTrac is expected to extend PeopleNet's industry-leading transportation solutions to address the North American oil and gas industry.
buyer parent: Trimble Navigation Limited
buyer: PeopleNet Communications Corporation
PeopleNet, a Trimble Company, is focused on providing innovative Internet-based and integrated onboard computing and mobile communications systems to improve North America's trucking industry's fleet management. "
target: GEOTrac Systems Inc.
GEOTrac Systems Inc. is a privately-held company providing fleet management and worker safety solutions for the oil and gas industry. Focused on this vertical, GEOTrac is able to provide custom solutions relevant to the needs of field operations.
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closed 5/27/2015 via PR Newswire

PeopleNet Communications Corporation, acquired Cadec Global, Inc.

synopsis: PeopleNet, a Trimble Company, has acquired Cadec Global. Cadec provides up-to-the-minute driver and vehicle data to enable companies to maximize the value of their private fleets and improve customer service. The company's SaaS-based fleet management system integrates wireless communications, mobility technology and business applications.
buyer parent: Trimble
buyer: PeopleNet Communications Corporation
PeopleNet's fleet mobility system combines network communications, mobility and analytics to create the next-generation standard in technology-driven fleet performance and decision-making management. The company aggressively develops new products that continue to improve fleet management. "
target parent: BlackBern Partners LLC
target: Cadec Global, Inc.
Cadec provides up-to-the-minute driver and vehicle data to enable companies to maximize the value of their private fleets and improve customer service. The company's SaaS-based fleet management system integrates wireless communications, mobility technology and business applications.
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closed 6/11/2012 via PR Newswire

PeopleNet Communications Corporation, acquired GEOTrac Systems Inc.

synopsis: Trimble announced that it has acquired privately-held GEOTrac Systems Inc. of Calgary, a leading provider of wireless fleet management and worker safety solutions for the oil and gas industry. The addition of GEOTrac is expected to extend PeopleNet's industry-leading transportation solutions to address the North American oil and gas industry.
buyer parent: Trimble Navigation Limited
buyer: PeopleNet Communications Corporation
PeopleNet, a Trimble Company, is focused on providing innovative Internet-based and integrated onboard computing and mobile communications systems to improve North America's trucking industry's fleet management. "
target: GEOTrac Systems Inc.
GEOTrac Systems Inc. is a privately-held company providing fleet management and worker safety solutions for the oil and gas industry. Focused on this vertical, GEOTrac is able to provide custom solutions relevant to the needs of field operations.
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closed 8/5/2011 via BusinessWeek

Trimble Navigation Limited, acquired PeopleNet Communications Corporation

synopsis: Norwest Equity Partners, a leading middle market investment firm, has announced that its portfolio company, PeopleNet, a provider of industry-leading, innovative mobile communications systems to the trucking industry, has been sold to Trimble Navigation Limited.
buyer: Trimble Navigation Limited (TRMB:$3,133.80)
Trimble applies technology to make field and mobile workers in businesses and government significantly more productive. Solutions are focused on applications requiring position or location—including surveying, construction, agriculture, fleet and asset management, public safety and mapping. "
target: PeopleNet Communications Corporation
PeopleNet is exclusively focused on providing innovative Internet-based and integrated onboard computing and mobile communications systems to improve North America's fleet management. Its products are used by approximately 1,500 truckload, LTL, private, and regional fleets in the U.S. and Canada.
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closed 6/11/2012 via PR Newswire

PeopleNet Communications Corporation, acquired GEOTrac Systems Inc.

synopsis: Trimble announced that it has acquired privately-held GEOTrac Systems Inc. of Calgary, a leading provider of wireless fleet management and worker safety solutions for the oil and gas industry. The addition of GEOTrac is expected to extend PeopleNet's industry-leading transportation solutions to address the North American oil and gas industry.
buyer parent: Trimble Navigation Limited
buyer: PeopleNet Communications Corporation
PeopleNet, a Trimble Company, is focused on providing innovative Internet-based and integrated onboard computing and mobile communications systems to improve North America's trucking industry's fleet management. "
target: GEOTrac Systems Inc.
GEOTrac Systems Inc. is a privately-held company providing fleet management and worker safety solutions for the oil and gas industry. Focused on this vertical, GEOTrac is able to provide custom solutions relevant to the needs of field operations.
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closed 5/22/2020 via Company Press Release

AddSecure, acquired Connexas

synopsis: AddSecure, a leading European provider of premium solutions for secure data and critical communications, announced the acquisition of Connexas, a leading provider of innovative connected vehicle and mobile worker solutions to customers worldwide.
buyer parent: Castik Capital S.à r.l.
buyer: AddSecure
AddSecure is a leading European provider of premium solutions for secure data and critical communications. The company serves over 50,000 customers and partners around Europe with secure communications and solutions that help customers safeguard their life- and business-critical applications. "
target parent: Horizon Capital LLP
target: Connexas
Connexas is a leading provider of innovative connected vehicle and mobile worker solutions to customers worldwide. Specializing in developing forward-thinking and simple to use fleet management solutions, they help fleets of any size become smarter, safer and more efficient.
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closed 11/21/2019 via BNC Analysis

Radius Payment Solutions Ltd, acquired CyntrX

synopsis: UK-based Radius Payment Solutions, a global solutions provider for small to mid-size enterprises within the fleet and logistics markets, has acquired CyntrX, a US telematics supplier. CyntrX enables fleet managers across North America to enhance their fleet management capabilities via an intuitive, mobile-friendly platform.
buyer: Radius Payment Solutions Ltd
UK-based Radius Payment Solutions is a global solutions provider for small to mid-size enterprises within the fleet and logistics markets. From a core offering of fuel cards, Radius provides vehicle tracking, commercial insurance, business telecoms solutions, corporate MasterCard, and much more. "
target: CyntrX
CyntrX is a telematics and fleet tracking solutions company that provides event-based tracking, reporting, and analytics to national, regional, and local fleets across the U.S. and Canada. CyntrX uses a customer-first emphasis that matches the appropriate technology to the customer's needs.
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closed 5/17/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Michelin, acquired Masternaut Limited

synopsis: Michelin has acquired the entire share capital of Masternaut, one of the largest European telematics providers. Masternaut operates primarily in France and the United Kingdom. It provides a technical platform equipped with the latest technology and offers on-board telematics solutions to optimize vehicle fleet management and monitoring.
buyer: Michelin (ENXTPA:ML:$25,657.06)
Michelin, headquartered in France, is dedicated to enhancing its clients' mobility, sustainably; designing and distributing the most suitable tires, services and solutions; providing digital services, maps and guides ; and developing high-technology materials that serve the mobility industry. "
target parent: FleetCor Technologies, Inc.
target: Masternaut Limited
London-based Masternaut is one of the longest standing vehicle tracking companies in the UK. Masternaut provides a technical platform equipped with the latest technology and offers on-board telematics solutions to optimize vehicle fleet management and monitoring.
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closed 6/1/2016 via Market Wire

AirIQ, purchased Mobile Web Application from Timeout Studios Inc.

synopsis: AirIQ Inc., a supplier of wireless asset management services, announced that it has purchased certain software assets of Timeout Studios Inc., a private, arm's length third party, Canadian mobile web application company. The purchased assets include customer contracts, software and source code related to the vendor's web application business.
buyer: AirIQ
AirIQ is an intuitive web-based platform that provides fleet operators and vehicle owners with a suite of asset management solutions to reduce cost, improve efficiency and monitor, manage and protect their assets. AirIQ trades on The Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol IQ. "
seller: Timeout Studios Inc.
Timeout Studios is a software development company that offers a variety of digital business services. Their My Work Timeout application includes solutions for the contractor, driver, fleet, passenger, property and service sectors.
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announced 11/3/2015 via PR Newswire

FleetMatics, Inc., will acquire Visirun S.p.A.

synopsis: Fleetmatics Group PLC, a leading global provider of mobile workforce solutions for service-based businesses of all sizes delivered as software-as-a-service (Saas), announced it has entered a definitive agreement to acquire Visirun S.p.A., a SaaS-based provider of fleet management solutions headquartered in Ferrara, Italy.
buyer: FleetMatics, Inc. (FLTX:$320.40)
Fleetmatics is a leading global provider of mobile workforce solutions for service-based businesses of all sizes delivered as software-as-a-service. Their solution enable businesses to meet the challenges associated with managing local fleets, and improve the productivity of their mobile workforces."
target: Visirun S.p.A.
Visirun S.p.a. designs, develops and markets mobile applications, GPS tracking systems, and fleet tracking for business enterprises. Visirun is the flagship product, widely know on the market as the most complete and cost-effective fleet tracking and fleet management solution for commercial fleets.
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closed 12/2/2014 via BusinessWire

TomTom Telematics, acquired Fleetlogic

synopsis: TomTom announced its Telematics business has acquired Fleetlogic, one of the leading fleet management service providers in the Netherlands. This acquisition includes the companies TripXs and Inalise and adds 27,000 subscriptions to the TomTom Telematics installed base.
buyer parent: TomTom NV
buyer: TomTom Telematics
TomTom Telematics is a Business Unit of TomTom dedicated to fleet management and vehicle telematics. Their WEBFLEET platform is a Software-as-a-Service solution – used by small to large businesses to improve vehicle performance, safe fuel, support drivers and increase overall fleet efficiency. "
target: Fleetlogic
Founded in 1987, Fleetlogic provides high quality and innovative fleet management applications that save time and money. Their software offers solutions for time management, driving style analysis and are used by many international companies.
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announced 6/4/2014 via BusinessWire

FleetCor Technologies, Inc., Summit Partners, will acquire Masternaut Limited

synopsis: Summit Partners announced a joint venture with FleetCor Technologies, Inc. to acquire Masternaut Group Holdings Limited, Europe’s largest provider of telematics solutions to commercial fleets. Masternaut provides a SaaS-based Mobile Resource Management application suite to help companiesachieve greater operational efficiencies.
buyer: Summit Partners
buyer: FleetCor Technologies, Inc. (FLT:$2,566.17)
Summit Partners is a growth equity firm that invests in rapidly growing companies. Summit Partners seeks outstanding management teams that have built their companies to profitability and market leadership, and provides capital for growth, recapitalizations and management buyouts. "
target parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
target: Masternaut Limited
Masternaut provides a SaaS-based Mobile Resource Management application suite for businesses of all sizes to help them achieve greater operational efficiencies through a lowering of vehicle fuel consumption, effective tracking of assets, and productivity increases in workforce.
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announced 6/5/2013 via PR Web

Masternaut Limited, will acquire E.Novation BTC GmbH

synopsis: Masternaut has announced that it is to acquire E.Novation BTC. E.Novation, a German-based data service provider, offers solutions for the archiving and analysis of vehicle data via digital tachograph, as well as the monitoring of European toll charges and vehicle costs.
buyer: Masternaut Limited
Masternaut designs and delivers innovative solutions for managing the mobile workforce that enable customers and partners to achieve evolutionary step-changes in their performance and service delivery. "
target: E.Novation BTC GmbH
E.Novation BTC is an experienced IT specialist in the transportation, logistics and automotive fields. E.Novation BTC offers cost effective and complete solutions around the digital tachograph, mobile order management, vehicle and fleet tracking, & European toll charges and vehicle cost monitoring.
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closed 8/5/2011 via BusinessWeek

Trimble Navigation Limited, acquired PeopleNet Communications Corporation

synopsis: Norwest Equity Partners, a leading middle market investment firm, has announced that its portfolio company, PeopleNet, a provider of industry-leading, innovative mobile communications systems to the trucking industry, has been sold to Trimble Navigation Limited.
buyer: Trimble Navigation Limited (TRMB:$3,133.80)
Trimble applies technology to make field and mobile workers in businesses and government significantly more productive. Solutions are focused on applications requiring position or location—including surveying, construction, agriculture, fleet and asset management, public safety and mapping. "
target: PeopleNet Communications Corporation
PeopleNet is exclusively focused on providing innovative Internet-based and integrated onboard computing and mobile communications systems to improve North America's fleet management. Its products are used by approximately 1,500 truckload, LTL, private, and regional fleets in the U.S. and Canada.
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closed 8/14/2019 via BNC Analysis

Varroc Group, acquired CarIQ

synopsis: Indian auto component manufacturer Varroc Engineering Ltd. has acquired a 74% stake in CarIQ Technologies Pvt Ltd., a telematics solutions provider. Pune-based CarIQ Technologies is an integrated connected vehicle solution provider to original equipment manufacturer, fleet owners, and insurance companies.
buyer: Varroc Group
India-based Varroc group is a global tier-1 automotive component manufacturer and supplier of exterior lighting systems, plastic and polymer components, electricals-electronics components, and precision metallic components to passenger car, commercial vehicle, two-wheeler, three-wheeler, and more. "
target: CarIQ
Pune-based CarIQ Technologies is an integrated connected vehicle solution provider to original equipment manufacturer, fleet owners, and insurance companies. CarIQ platforms have analysed driving patterns for more than 90 million kilometers spread across over 50,000 drivers.
price ($mm)
$2.69*
rev ($mm)
$2
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.0x
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closed 10/7/2020 via PR Newswire

Via Transportation, Inc., acquired Fleetonomy

synopsis: Via, the world's preeminent provider of digital infrastructure for public mobility systems, has acquired Fleetonomy, an Israeli developer of advanced fleet management software. Fleetonomy’s Smart Mobility platforms help fleet owners and mobility service providers easily launch their own app-based mobility services.
buyer: Via Transportation, Inc.
Via is the world's preeminent provider of digital infrastructure for public mobility system. Via's mobile app connects passengers who are headed the same way, allowing riders to share a premium vehicle. Via works with its partners to lower the cost of public transit and provide accessible options. "
target: Fleetonomy
Fleetonomy is an Israeli developer of advanced fleet management software. Fleetonomy’s Smart Mobility platforms help fleet owners and mobility service providers easily launch their own app-based mobility services. Their fleet optimization solutions allows users to automate workforce management.
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closed 10/2/2017 via Company Press Release

ORBCOMM, acquired Blue Tree Systems

synopsis: ORBCOMM Inc., a leading global provider of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, has acquired Blue Tree Systems. Blue Tree Systems is a global leader in developing GPS fleet management software, telematics and vehicle tracking solutions that provide scalable business solutions for truck fleets worldwide.
buyer: ORBCOMM (ORBC:$202.00)
ORBCOMM is a global leader and innovator in the industrial Internet of Things, providing solutions that connect businesses to their assets to deliver increased visibility and operational efficiency. The company offers a broad set of asset monitoring and control solutions. "
target: Blue Tree Systems
Blue Tree Systems is a leader in developing GPS fleet management software, telematics and vehicle tracking solutions that provide scalable business solutions for truck fleets. Blue Tree Systems provides a telematics solution for trucks, refrigerated trailers and dry trailers—all on the one platform.
price ($mm)
$37
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closed 3/22/2017 via PR Newswire

Complete Innovations, acquired BigRoad

synopsis: Fleet Complete, a leading global IoT provider of fleet telematics and mobile workforce technology, continues its growth through the acquisition of BigRoad, a leading provider of hours-of-service (HOS) and regulatory compliance solutions.
buyer: Complete Innovations
Based in Toronto, Fleet Complete is a global IoT provider of mission critical fleet, asset and mobile workforce management solutions. Since 2000, Fleet Complete has been providing dispatching, fleet tracking and mobile resource management solutions to over 8,000 companies worldwide. "
target: BigRoad
BigRoad provides innovative and easy-to-use solutions that simplify safety and compliance for thousands of drivers and fleets across North America. BigRoad's ELD-ready DashLink is the most reliable and affordable solution available to ensure ELD mandate compliance.
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closed 12/18/2013 via Market Wire

CalAmp Corp., acquired Radio Satellite Integrators, Inc.

synopsis: CalAmp Corp, a leading provider of wireless products, services and solutions, announced that it has acquired Radio Satellite Integrators, a provider of mobile resource management solutions to city and county government agencies. This transaction improves CalAmp's competitive position and growth prospects in the state and local government market.
buyer: CalAmp Corp. (CAMP:$241.26)
CalAmp develops and markets wireless communications solutions that deliver data, voice and video for critical networked communications and other applications. The Company's two business segments are Wireless DataCom, which serves enterprise, utility and government customers. "
target: Radio Satellite Integrators, Inc.
Radio Satellite Integrators Inc. engages in the research, engineering, design development, manufacture, and integration of automatic vehicle location and mobile data systems for government and private industry fleets in the United States and internationally.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$5
EBITDA ($mm)
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0.0x
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closed 11/19/2020 via BusinessWire

PCS Software, acquired UltraShipTMS

synopsis: PCS Software (PCS), a leading transportation management platform provider for the inland trucking industry, has acquired UltraShipTMS, a provider of cloud supply chain management technologies and services to leading shippers in food production, packaging, manufacturing, retail, and other industries.
buyer parent: CapStreet Partners
buyer: PCS Software
PCS Software is an integrated transportation management platform leader driving innovation in the inland trucking industry. Its platform allows carriers, brokers and shippers to seamlessly run their entire operations with one integrated solution, including dispatch, fleet management, and accounting."
target: UltraShipTMS
UltraShipTMS offers SaaS solutions to shippers in food production, packaging, manufacturing, and other industries. They provide a single-source solution for transportation and private fleet management, optimization, and settlement handling in- and out-bound shipping across all modes of transport.
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announced 10/14/2020 via BNC Analysis

ABAX, will acquire Automile

synopsis: Telematics giant ABAX is to acquire Automile to expand both firms’ services and operations globally. Automile provides SaaS telematics, including real-time GPS fleet and asset tracking, speeding, routing, dispatching and driving behaviour tools. Its headquartered in the US but also has customers in Sweden, Norway and the rest of Europe.
buyer: ABAX
ABAX allows clients to track, monitor and optimize their fleet operations. Whether clients have 1 or 1,000 assets, ABAX provides the solutions needed for complete overview and control. "
target: Automile
Automile provides SaaS telematics, including real-time GPS fleet and asset tracking, speeding, routing, dispatching and driving behaviour tools. Its headquartered in the US but also has customers in Sweden, Norway and the rest of Europe. The business has some 87,000 subscribers to its core service.
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closed 7/29/2020 via BNC Analysis

AddSecure, acquired Navkonzept

synopsis: AddSecure, a leading European provider of solutions for secure data and critical communications, has acquired Navkonzept GmbH, a German aftermarket telematics supplier of fleet management solutions. Navkonzept offers tailored software solutions that provides users with an overview of their vehicles and allows them to easily keep track of them.
buyer parent: Castik Capital S.à r.l.
buyer: AddSecure
AddSecure is a leading European provider of premium solutions for secure data and critical communications. The company serves over 50,000 customers and partners around Europe with secure communications and solutions that help customers safeguard their life- and business-critical applications. "
target: Navkonzept
Navkonzept is a German aftermarket telematics supplier of fleet management solutions. Navkonzept offers tailored software solutions for craftsmen, courier services, construction, and more. Their solutions provides users with an overview of their vehicles and allows them to easily keep track of them.
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closed 3/20/2020 via BNC Analysis

GPS Bulgaria, acquired Mobiliz

synopsis: Turkish private equity firm Mediterra Private Equity sold its portfolio company Mobiliz Information and Communication Technologies Inc. to GPS Bulgaria. Mobiliz provides telematics solutions for vehicle tracking, mobile video recording and camera tracking.
buyer: GPS Bulgaria
GPS Bulgaria is a leading Bulgarian provider of technologically advanced GPS/GSM based solutions for fleet management, vehicle security, personal tracking, monitoring of ships and railway vehicles, as well as other specialized solutions for businesses in Bulgaria. "
target parent: Mediterra Capital
target: Mobiliz
Founded in 2004, Mobiliz is one of the two biggest players in Turkish fleet telematics industry. Fleet telematics services allow companies to better manage their fleet in terms of driver, vehicle and operational management.
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closed 3/9/2020 via Company Press Release

Microlise Ltd., acquired TruTac

synopsis: Microlise, a telematics and transport management solutions provider in the UK, has acquired TruTac, the leading UK provider of fleet compliance and management software for Heavy Goods Vehicles (HGVs) and Public Service Vehicles (PSVs). TruTac offers web-based solutions for tachograph analysis, compliance reporting, time and attendance, and more.
buyer: Microlise Ltd.
Microlise is a telematics and transport management solutions provider in the UK. Microlise provides telematics, real-time journey management and proof of delivery solutions to streamline processes, maximise utilisation and strengthen customer engagement. "
target: TruTac
TruTac is the leading UK provider of fleet compliance and management software for Heavy Goods Vehicles (HGVs) and Public Service Vehicles (PSVs). TruTac offers web-based solutions for tachograph analysis, compliance reporting, time and attendance, vehicle inspections, and more.
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