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closed 2/10/2020 via PR Newswire

Smith System, acquired Driver's Alert

synopsis: Smith System Driver Improvement Institute, Inc., a portfolio company of Levine Leichtman Capital Partners, has acquired Driver's Alert, LLC.  Driver's Alert provides fleet safety management solutions that combine real-time driver observation, comprehensive online safety training, and data management and risk identification tools.
buyer parent: Levine Leichtman Capital Partners Inc.
buyer: Smith System
Founded in 1952, Smith System is a trusted leading provider of safety training solutions for large commercial fleets and midstream pipeline operators, helping its customers reduce costs associated with negative operating behaviors and comply with stringent regulations. "
target: Driver's Alert
Driver's Alert provides fleet safety management solutions that combine real-time driver observation (via vehicle telematics and decal programs), comprehensive online safety training, and data management and risk identification tools.
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closed 7/28/2021 via Company Press Release

Wolfepak Software, purchased Welltrax from Vertrax

synopsis: WolfePak Software, a leading provider of business automation cloud solutions for the oil and gas industry, announced the acquisition of the Welltrax and Fleet Management product lines from Vertrax. Welltrax is a cloud-based, fully integrated load, dispatch, and driver management solution designed for bulk transporters.
buyer parent: Charlesbank Capital Partners LLC
buyer: Wolfepak Software
WolfePak Software is a leading provider of financial, accounting and regulatory compliance software to the oil and gas industry. WolfePak's software packages can be customized with additional modules to meet more complex accounting and reporting needs as their client's business grows. "
seller: Vertrax
Welltrax is a cloud-based, fully integrated load, dispatch, and driver management solution designed for bulk transporters. Vertrax is the leading provider of Supply Chain Management solutions within the oil and gas bulk liquid distribution supply chain.
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announced 7/14/2021 via Yahoo, Inc.

RIO, will acquire Loom Technologies

synopsis: RIO, a cloud-based platform in Germany that bundles digital solutions for the entire transport and logistics ecosystem, will acquire Loom Technologies, a logistics software provider in Germany. Loom Technologies offers web-based software that help businesses to optimize their logistics processes and reduce costs.
buyer parent: TRATON Group
buyer: RIO
RIO is a cloud-based platform in Germany that bundles digital solutions for the entire transport and logistics ecosystem. RIO enables businesses to digitalise their supply chain. Their logistics platform offers solutions for fleet management, freight forwarding, telematics, and more. "
target: Loom Technologies
Loom Technologies is a logistics software provider in Germany. Loom Technologies offers web-based software that help businesses to optimize their logistics processes and reduce costs. Their software provides solutions for logistics, warehouse management, fleet management, billing, and more.
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closed 7/9/2021 via Company Press Release

Descartes Systems Group Inc., acquired GreenMile

synopsis: Descartes Systems Group has acquired GreenMile, a company that provides a SaaS-based end-to-end enterprise platform that provides customers with route execution, real-time dispatching, actual versus plan reporting, work order management, and vehicle telematics along with a full service territory planning and route optimization consulting division.
buyer: Descartes Systems Group Inc. (DSGX:$363.80)
Descartes is the global leader in providing on-demand, software-as-a-service solutions focused on improving the productivity, performance and security of logistics-intensive businesses. Customers use their modular, software-as-a-service solutions to complete numerous logistics processes. "
target: GreenMile
GreenMile provides a SaaS-based end-to-end enterprise platform that provides customers with route execution, real-time dispatching, actual versus plan reporting, work order management, and vehicle telematics along with a full service territory planning and route optimization consulting division.
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announced 6/17/2021 via BusinessWire

goPuff, will acquire rideOS

synopsis: Gopuff, the go-to solution for immediate everyday needs, announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire rideOS, an enterprise software company powering mobility-as-a-service (MaaS) technologies designed to support a variety of complex dispatch and optimization use cases for heterogeneous delivery fleets.
buyer: goPuff
Gopuff is the go-to solution for immediate everyday needs, fulfilling customer orders of cleaning and home products, over-the-counter medications, baby and pet products, food and drinks, and in some markets, alcohol - in just minutes. "
target: rideOS
rideOS is an enterprise software company powering mobility-as-a-service (MaaS) technologies designed to support a variety of complex dispatch and optimization use cases for heterogeneous delivery fleets.
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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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closed 4/17/2019 via Company Press Release

CalAmp Corp., acquired Synovia Solutions

synopsis: CalAmp, a technology solutions pioneer transforming the global connected economy, has acquired Synovia Solutions, a North American market leader in fleet safety and management for K-12 school bus and government fleets. Synovia Solutions offers a cloud-based fleet management system that helps their customers to enhance safety and improve service.
buyer: CalAmp Corp. (CAMP:$241.26)
CalAmp is a telematics pioneer leading transformation in the connected vehicle and Industrial Internet of Machines marketplace. Their software apps, scalable cloud services, and intelligent devices collect and assess business-critical data from mobile assets, cargo, companies, cities and people. "
target: Synovia Solutions
Synovia Solutions is a North American market leader in fleet safety and management for K-12 school bus and state and local government fleets. Synovia Solutions offers a cloud-based fleet management system that helps their customers to increase savings, enhance safety, and improve service.
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closed 4/17/2019 via BNC Analysis

Keyfuels, acquired r2c Online Limited

synopsis: Fuel card provider Keyfuels has announced that it has completed the acquisition of r2c Online Ltd, the fleet, compliance and workshop management software provider. r2c Online’s software platform currently connects 23,000 fleets and 1,000 workshops for best practice vehicle compliance and maintenance.
buyer parent: FleetCor Technologies, Inc.
buyer: Keyfuels
Keyfuels is the leading provider of fuel cards and fuel management solutions to commercial vehicle operators, managing billions of litres of diesel for some of Europe’s largest logistics and freight operators. Keyfuels is also supported by 25 resellers. "
target: r2c Online Limited
r2c Online Ltd is a fleet, compliance and workshop management software provider. r2c Online’s software platform currently connects 23,000 fleets and 1,000 workshops for best practice vehicle compliance and maintenance.
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announced 3/13/2019 via GlobeNewswire

I.D. Systems, Inc., will acquire Pointer Telocation Ltd.

synopsis: I.D. Systems, Inc., a leading provider of enterprise asset management and Industrial IoT technology, is to acquire Pointer Telocation Ltd., a leading provider of telematics and mobile IoT solutions.
buyer: I.D. Systems, Inc. (IDSY:$53.06)
I.D. Systems is a leading global provider of wireless M2M solutions for securing, controlling, tracking, and managing high-value enterprise assets such as industrial vehicles, rental cars, and cargo. "
target: Pointer Telocation Ltd. (CM:PNTR:$77.79)
Pointer Telocation is a leading provider of technology and services to the automotive and insurance industries, offering a set of services including Fleet Management, Mobile Asset Management, Stolen Vehicle Recovery, Vehicle Diagnosis and a comprehensive solution in the field of Internet of Things.
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announced 1/22/2019 via BusinessWire

Bridgestone Europe NV/SA, will acquire TomTom Telematics

synopsis: Bridgestone Europe NV/SA, a subsidiary of Bridgestone Corporation in EMEA, has entered into an agreement to acquire TomTom Telematics, a business unit of TomTom dedicated to fleet management and vehicle telematics.
buyer parent: Bridgestone
buyer: Bridgestone Europe NV/SA
Bridgestone Europe (BSEU) is a key regional subsidiary of Tokyo-based Bridgestone Corporation, the world’s largest manufacturer of tires and other rubber products. They’re brilliant chemists, engineers and data scientists with some of Europe’s most advanced factories and world-beating technology. "
target parent: TomTom NV
target: 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.
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closed 12/5/2018 via Company Press Release

project44, acquired GateHouse Logistics

synopsis: project44, a leading advanced visibility platform for shippers and third-party logistic firms announced the acquisition of GateHouse Logistics. GateHouse Logistics is a logistics and supply chain management company providing their independent cloud-based data sharing device called ghTrack.
buyer: project44
project44 is a advanced visibility platform for shippers and third-party logistics firms. Their cloud-based platform, organizations are able to increase operational efficiencies, reduce costs, improve shipping performance, and deliver an exceptional Amazon-like experience to their customers. "
target: GateHouse Logistics
GateHouse Logistics is the brand owner of ghTrack, a completely neutral and independent cloud-based data sharing service. It transforms data from all diverse telematics systems into one logical data stream that can be easily integrated into any business system.
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closed 10/17/2018 via PR Newswire

Trimble, acquired Veltec

synopsis: Trimble announced that it has acquired privately-held Veltec, a fleet management provider that delivers solutions to transportation companies to improve safety and reduce operational costs. Veltec is headquartered in Londrina, Brazil.
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: Veltec
Veltec is a leading fleet mobility provider, developing technologies that improve safety and reduce operational costs. Based in Londrina, Brazil, Veltec serves more than 900 companies.
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closed 9/27/2018 via Company Press Release

Viasat Group, acquired Trackit Consulting

synopsis: The European Telematics Company Viasat Group announced the acquisition of 60% of the Portuguese TRACKiT Consulting. TRACKiT provides fleet management software which includes a web portal that allows users to check the activity and history of vehicles in real time.
buyer: Viasat Group
Viasat Group is a European excellence in satellite security systems that integrate the most modern telematic technologies and IoT to ensure complete security for the vehicle and its occupants in anti-theft Security Systems, Insurance Telematics, Fleet Management and Big Data markets. "
target: Trackit Consulting
TRACKiT Consulting is a Portuguese company specialized in the technological fields of telematics and fleet management. TRACKiT provides fleet management software which includes a web portal that allows users to check the activity and history of vehicles in real time.
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announced 8/29/2018 via Company Press Release

Axis Co., Ltd., will acquire Kitaro

synopsis: Axis Co., Ltd., an IT consultant company that provides total support from consulting to design, operation, and maintenance, has signed an agreement to acquire Kitaro, a cloud-based fleet management business. Their platform positions information in real time, create daily reports about the vehicle of their safety assessment and eco drive evaluation.
buyer: Axis Co., Ltd.
Based in Japan, Axis Co., Ltd. is an IT consultant company that helps businesses develop various systems and advise on the operation management of computer systems. They provide total support from consulting to design, development, operation, and maintenance. "
target parent: Aucnet, Inc.
target: Kitaro
Based in Japan, Kitaro is a cloud-based fleet management business for different vehicles on the road. Their platform positions information in real time, create daily reports about the vehicle, and evaluates vehicles of their safety assessment and eco drive evaluation.
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closed 2/21/2018 via BNC Analysis

GPSTrackIt, acquired TSO Mobile

synopsis: GPSTrackIt, a portfolio company of private investment firm Inverness Graham, has acquired TSO Mobile, a leader in SaaS based asset-tracking and fleet management. Established in 2002, TSO Mobile has a continuous record of providing cutting-edge, web-based software solutions to commercial and consumer markets.
buyer parent: Inverness Graham Investments
buyer: GPSTrackIt
GPS Trackit is a software product development company that delivers a powerful and highly customizable suite of web-based fleet management solutions. Their solutions are specifically designed to help companies improve operations, reduce costs, and boost productivity. "
target: TSO Mobile
TSO Mobile is an innovative leader in mobile resource management solutions, logistics products, and GPS software services. Established in 2002, TSO Mobile has a continuous record of providing cutting-edge, web-based software solutions to commercial and consumer markets.
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announced 10/31/2017 via BusinessWire

Ingersoll Rand, will acquire GPSi Holdings, LLC

synopsis: Ingersoll-Rand plc announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire GPSi Holdings, LLC from Falconhead Capital. GPSi is a technology provider of cloud-based technology solutions for fleet managers in various transportation markets including education, golf and resorts. Its custom software solutions are designed to increase productivity.
buyer: Ingersoll Rand (IR:$15,859.60)
Ireland-based Ingersoll Rand advances the quality of life by creating comfortable, sustainable and efficient environments. They work to enhance the quality and comfort of air in buildings; transport and protect food and perishables; and increase industrial productivity and efficiency. "
target parent: Falconhead Capital LLC
target: GPSi Holdings, LLC (GPSNQ:$13.49)
GPSi is a leading technology provider of cloud-based technology solutions for fleet managers in various transportation markets including education, golf and resorts. Its custom software solutions, combined with a high level of customer support are designed to increase productivity.
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closed 2/10/2020 via PR Newswire

Smith System, acquired Driver's Alert

synopsis: Smith System Driver Improvement Institute, Inc., a portfolio company of Levine Leichtman Capital Partners, has acquired Driver's Alert, LLC.  Driver's Alert provides fleet safety management solutions that combine real-time driver observation, comprehensive online safety training, and data management and risk identification tools.
buyer parent: Levine Leichtman Capital Partners Inc.
buyer: Smith System
Founded in 1952, Smith System is a trusted leading provider of safety training solutions for large commercial fleets and midstream pipeline operators, helping its customers reduce costs associated with negative operating behaviors and comply with stringent regulations. "
target: Driver's Alert
Driver's Alert provides fleet safety management solutions that combine real-time driver observation (via vehicle telematics and decal programs), comprehensive online safety training, and data management and risk identification tools.
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closed 2/10/2020 via PR Newswire

Smith System, acquired Driver's Alert

synopsis: Smith System Driver Improvement Institute, Inc., a portfolio company of Levine Leichtman Capital Partners, has acquired Driver's Alert, LLC.  Driver's Alert provides fleet safety management solutions that combine real-time driver observation, comprehensive online safety training, and data management and risk identification tools.
buyer parent: Levine Leichtman Capital Partners Inc.
buyer: Smith System
Founded in 1952, Smith System is a trusted leading provider of safety training solutions for large commercial fleets and midstream pipeline operators, helping its customers reduce costs associated with negative operating behaviors and comply with stringent regulations. "
target: Driver's Alert
Driver's Alert provides fleet safety management solutions that combine real-time driver observation (via vehicle telematics and decal programs), comprehensive online safety training, and data management and risk identification tools.
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closed 6/9/2014 via Company Press Release

Levine Leichtman Capital Partners Inc., acquired Smith System

synopsis: Levine Leichtman Capital Partners, a Los Angeles private equity firm, has partnered with management to complete the acquisition of Smith System, the pioneer and market leader in accident avoidance training for fleet vehicle drivers. Smith's CEO and his management team will retain significant ownership in the company and will continue to lead Smith.
buyer: Levine Leichtman Capital Partners Inc.
Levine Leichtman Capital Partners is a Los Angeles, California-based investment firm that manages approximately $7.0 billion of institutional investment capital through private equity partnerships, various debt and leveraged loan funds. "
target: Smith System
Smith is considered the pioneer and market leader in accident avoidance training for fleet vehicle drivers. Smith has trained millions of drivers in over 100 countries and in 22 languages through its on-road, classroom, e-learning and new technology-based training and driver improvement programs.
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closed 2/10/2020 via PR Newswire

Smith System, acquired Driver's Alert

synopsis: Smith System Driver Improvement Institute, Inc., a portfolio company of Levine Leichtman Capital Partners, has acquired Driver's Alert, LLC.  Driver's Alert provides fleet safety management solutions that combine real-time driver observation, comprehensive online safety training, and data management and risk identification tools.
buyer parent: Levine Leichtman Capital Partners Inc.
buyer: Smith System
Founded in 1952, Smith System is a trusted leading provider of safety training solutions for large commercial fleets and midstream pipeline operators, helping its customers reduce costs associated with negative operating behaviors and comply with stringent regulations. "
target: Driver's Alert
Driver's Alert provides fleet safety management solutions that combine real-time driver observation (via vehicle telematics and decal programs), comprehensive online safety training, and data management and risk identification tools.
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closed 6/23/2020 via BusinessWire

Ridgemont Equity Partners, acquired American Safety Council

synopsis: Ridgemont Equity Partners has acquired American Safety Council, a leading national provider of mandatory training, education, and certification solutions to regulated end markets. ASC distributes 100% of its life-saving content in digital format and focuses on workplace safety, driver safety and vocational certifications.
buyer: Ridgemont Equity Partners
Ridgemont Equity Partners is a Charlotte-based middle market buyout and growth equity investor. Since 1993, the principals of Ridgemont have invested approximately $4.4 billion. "
target parent: Falfurrias Capital
target: American Safety Council
American Safety Council is a leading national provider of mandatory training, education, and certification solutions to regulated end markets. ASC distributes 100% of its life-saving content in digital format and focuses on workplace safety, driver safety and vocational certifications.
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closed 7/19/2017 via PR Web

Delancey Street Capital Partners, LLC, Intuitis, acquired Driving Dynamics Inc.

synopsis: Driving Dynamics, in business for 30 years, has been acquired by managing owner Art Liggio, Driving Dynamics’ president and CEO, majority owner investment firm Intuitis LLC, and Delancey Street Capital Partners. Driving Dynamics Inc. is a provider of advanced performance driver safety training for fleet-based organizations throughout North America.
buyer: Intuitis
buyer: Delancey Street Capital Partners, LLC
Intuitis LLC, founded in 2000, is funded by a team of seasoned and successful long-term investors based in the U.S. and Europe. The firm focuses on acquiring control investments in small- to growing middle- market companies and seeks to invest in the long-term development of these businesses. "
target: Driving Dynamics Inc.
Driving Dynamics Inc. is a provider of advanced performance driver safety training for fleet-based organizations throughout North America.
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closed 5/13/2014 via BusinessWire

Falfurrias Capital, acquired American Safety Council

synopsis: Falfurrias Capital Partners, a Charlotte-based private equity firm, announced it has acquired a controlling interest in American Safety Council (“ASC”) to support and enhance ASC’s growth under the leadership of CEO Jeff Pairan. The American Safety Council pioneers e-Learning solutions and provides alternative delivery method courses.
buyer: Falfurrias Capital
Falfurrias Capital Partners is a Charlotte-based private equity investment firm founded in 2006. The firm is focused on acquiring or investing in a diverse portfolio of growth oriented middle market companies. "
target: American Safety Council
The American Safety Council pioneers e-Learning solutions and provides alternative delivery method courses. ASC offers online traffic and workplace safety training and regulatory-driven, professional continuing education programs.
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announced 8/29/2018 via Company Description

Polaris Private Equity, will acquire Falck Safety Services

synopsis: Polaris, a Danish private equity firm, will acquire 100% of the shares in Falck Safety Services Holding A/S and take over all Safety Services activities in Falck. Falck Safety Services is an international leader in rescue and safety training, providing safety services to the oil & gas, maritime, renewable energy and other high-risk industries.
buyer: Polaris Private Equity
Polaris is a Danish-owned private equity firm with activities across a range of industries and experience building growth companies, including providers of critical services to the renewable energy industry, among others. "
target parent: Falck
target: Falck Safety Services
Falck Safety Services is an international leader in rescue and safety training, providing safety services to the oil & gas, maritime, renewable energy and other high-risk industries. Falck Safety Services trains staff in safe conduct and survival skills aimed at preventing accidents and injuries.
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announced 3/2/2016 via BNC Analysis

ARGUS International, Inc., will acquire Unmanned Safety Institute, LLC

synopsis: ARGUS International, Inc. will acquire Unmanned Safety Institute, which has carved out a recognized and respected position in the safety training, certification and management of unmanned aerial vehicles. The acquisition couples nicely with ARGUS’ global presence in the aviation safety training, auditing, rating, and SMS business.
buyer: ARGUS International, Inc.
Headquartered in Cincinnati, ARGUS provides world-class aviation software and business management solutions, including AVMOSYS business management software, TRAQPak, CHEQ, and ARMOR SMS. "
target: Unmanned Safety Institute, LLC
Founded in 2014, the Unmanned Safety Institute is a professional flight safety organization for operators, enterprises, and organizations focused on integrating and operating Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) safely for civil or commercial purposes.
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closed 6/9/2021 via BNC Analysis

ICC Compliance Center, acquired iHazmat

synopsis: ICC Compliance Center, a Canadian provider of solutions for regulatory compliance in the transportation of dangerous goods, has acquired iHazmat, a multiservice dangerous goods regulatory company in Canada. iHazmat offers online regulatory compliance courses for lithium batteries transportation, dangerous goods transportation, and more.
buyer: ICC Compliance Center
ICC Compliance Center is a Canadian provider of solutions for regulatory compliance in the transportation of dangerous goods and workplace safety. ICC Compliance Center specializes in labeling, packaging, training and consulting. They offer boxes, shipping kits, labels, placards, and more. "
target: iHazmat
iHazmat is a multiservice dangerous goods regulatory company in Canada. iHazmat provides certified online hazmat training, regulatory support and e-learning software technology. They offer regulatory compliance courses for lithium batteries transportation, dangerous goods transportation, and more.
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announced 5/13/2019 via Company Press Release

Oakley Capital Investments Limited, will acquire Seagull AS

synopsis: Herkules Capital has entered into an agreement to sell Seagull Maritime AS to a fund managed by Oakley Capital. Seagull is the leading provider of competence & training management solutions for the maritime industry. The company was established in 1996 and is based in Horten, Norway.
buyer parent: Oakley Capital Limited
buyer: Oakley Capital Investments Limited (OCL:$88.88)
Oakley Capital Investments Limited ("OCI"), an AIM listed company, seeks to provide investors with long term capital appreciation, through its investment in the Funds of Oakley Capital Private Equity and through co-investment opportunities. "
target parent: Herkules Capital
target: Seagull AS
Norway-based Seagull Maritime AS is the leading provider of competence management solutions and e-learning material for seafarers worldwide and offers a comprehensive library of training and onboard courses for regulatory compliance and improved seafarer knowledge.
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closed 6/5/2013 via PR Web

Compliance Safety Systems merged with WorkforceQA,

synopsis: Compliance Safety Systems (CSS) and WorkforceQA have merged. CSS is a leader in DOT compliance within the trucking industry due to its robust software system and customer service. CSS corporate offices have relocated its day to day operations to Salt Lake City, UT, the location for WorkforceQA.
buyer: WorkforceQA
WorkforceQA utilizes cutting edge Web-based technology to offer a full range of services to the Drug-Free Workplace Industry. WorkforceQA delivers everything a small company needs to become a Drug-Free Workplace. "
target: Compliance Safety Systems
Compliance Safety Systems is the technology leading Third Party Administrator of Employee or Contractor Drug and Alcohol Screening Services. The company focuses primarily on the transportation industry and other industry segments that are required to perform drug and alcohol testing.
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closed 11/9/2018 via BNC Analysis

Mintra Group, acquired Atlas Knowledge

synopsis: The HR, competence and training specialist Mintra Group has acquired Aberdeen headquartered learning technology services firm Atlas Knowledge. Atlas Knowledge is a leading provider of digital learning solutions to safety critical industries worldwide.
buyer parent: The Riverside Company
buyer: Mintra Group (OB:MNTR:$25.86)
MINTRA GROUP is a leading global partner for companies within oil and gas, maritime, construction and renewables looking to achieve cost effective management of HR, competence and training. "
target parent: HgCapital
target: Atlas Knowledge
Atlas Knowledge is a leading provider of digital learning solutions to safety critical industries worldwide. Atlas has served the learning and compliance needs of standards bodies, regulators and more than 1,700 corporate customers, including 6 of the top 10 largest energy companies in the world.
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closed 7/29/2020 via Company Press Release

EV Private Equity, acquired Trainor

synopsis: Norwegian firm EV Private Equity has acquired Norway-based Trainor, a provider of electrical safety training, digital solutions, and consultancy services to the global energy, renewables, power and grid, and maritime industries. The investment will see EV Private Equity become the majority shareholder, alongside Trainor management and employees.
buyer: EV Private Equity
Norway-based EV Private Equity is an independent growth equity firm dedicated to creating value and driving superior returns for our investors. The firm invests in new technologies that lower costs, increase productivity, and reduce risk and carbon footprint for the energy industry. "
target: Trainor
Trainor is a Norwegian provider of electrical safety training, digital solutions, and consultancy services to the global energy, renewables, power and grid, and maritime industries. Trainor has developed a suite of e-learning, blended learning, classroom training courses, and tailor-made courses.
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closed 3/22/2016 via PR Newswire

eDriving, acquired Interactive Driving Systems

synopsis: eDriving, the leading provider of online driver education in the U.S. with more than 10 million customers to date, has acquired Interactive Driving Systems, a renowned global provider of fleet driver safety management solutions through its Virtual Risk Manager® (VRM) platform.
buyer: eDriving
eDriving is the largest provider of online driver education in the regulated consumer driver training business. Their focus is on helping drivers become smarter and safer behind the wheel in partnership with corporate and insurance partners. "
target: Interactive Driving Systems
Interactive Driving Systems is a global provider of Driver Safety Management Solutions. They work with their clients on shaping and influencing their drivers' attitudes and behavior toward safer travel. This is achieved through Virtual Risk Manager's award-winning solution – Crash Free Culture®.
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announced 6/3/2015 via PE Hub

Herkules Capital, will acquire Seagull AS

synopsis: GMT Communications Partners will sell Seagull Group, a provider of computer based training systems for seafarers, to Herkules Capital. Seagull’s offerings are delivered with cloud-based and on-site solutions, for use on-board and in office. Seagull’s technology platform provides computer-based courses to improve general seafarer knowledge.
buyer: Herkules Capital
Herkules Capital is a leading Private Equity firm in Norway and has raised funds totaling about NOK 15 billion. They invest in companies located in the Nordic region, primarily in Norway, and acquire majority interests in established businesses with strong growth potential. "
target parent: GMT Communications Partners
target: Seagull AS
Seagull AS is the leading provider of computer based training systems for seafarers worldwide and offers a comprehensive library of e-learning and on-board courses for regulatory compliance and improved seafarer knowledge.
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