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closed 5/19/2021 via BNC Analysis

Trainor, acquired Teknikutbildarna

synopsis: Trainor Group AS has acquired prominent Swedish safety course provider, Teknikutbildarna, to strengthen its position as Scandinavia’s leading provider of digital electrical safety training. Teknikutbildarna has a strong track record in the Swedish education market, both with traditional teaching and e-learning.
buyer parent: EV Private Equity
buyer: 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. "
target: Teknikutbildarna
Teknikutbildarna is a Swedish safety course provider. Teknikutbildarna has a strong track record in the Swedish education market, both with traditional teaching and e-learning. It is one of Sweden’s largest education companies, and also operates its own electrical school activities.
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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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closed 4/2/2018 via BusinessWire

Frontenac Company LLC, acquired TPC Training and Jade Learning

synopsis: Renovus Capital Partners has sold its controlling interests in TPC Training and Jade Learning to Frontenac. TPC Training is the leader in maintenance, repair, and operator training solutions. Jade Learning is a provider of continuing education training, serving the electrical code, electrical safety and security alarm segments.
buyer: Frontenac Company LLC
Frontenac, a leading private equity firm, focuses on investing in lower middle market buyout transactions in the food, industrial, and services industries. They work in partnership with proven operating leaders, through their executive-centric approach called CEO1ST, to acquire leading companies. "
target parent: Renovus Capital
target: TPC Training and Jade Learning
Headquartered outside Chicago, IL, TPC Training is the leader in maintenance, repair, and operator training solutions. Sister company Jade Learning is a provider of continuing education training, serving the electrical code, electrical safety and security alarm segments.
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closed 2/22/2018 via PR Newswire

Quanta Services, Inc., acquired Northwest Lineman College

synopsis: Quanta Services, Inc., a corporation that provides engineering, procurement and construction services, has announced that it completed the acquisition of Northwest Lineman College (NLC), the industry-leading educational and training institution serving the electric power industry.
buyer: Quanta Services, Inc. (PWR:$9,466.48)
Quanta Services is a leading specialized contracting services company, delivering infrastructure solutions for the electric power, oil and gas and communications industries. Quanta's services include designing, installing, repairing and maintaining energy and communications infrastructure. "
target: Northwest Lineman College
Northwest Lineman College is the industry-leading educational and training institution serving the electric power industry. NLC is the largest educational and training organization that trains across the full lifespan of a line worker's career, from pre-apprenticeship through experienced lineman.
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closed 11/7/2018 via BNC Analysis

3T Energy Group Ltd, acquired Survivex Limited

synopsis: Technology and training organization 3T Energy Group has acquired Survivex, an offshore oil and gas training specialist based in Aberdeen. Survivex has a state of the art training centre ideally located in Europe’s oil capital, within walking distance of Aberdeen’s international airport and offshore heliports.
buyer: 3T Energy Group Ltd
3T Energy Group harnesses the power of technology to transform training and enhance performance, enabling the people and companies who comprise the global energy sector to work safer, smarter and more efficiently. "
target: Survivex Limited
Survivex is a leading provider of safety related services to the international Oil & Gas Industry. Their state of the art training centre is ideally located in Europe’s oil capital within walking distance of Aberdeen’s international airport and offshore heliports.
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closed 12/11/2012 via GlobeNewswire

SRP Environmental LLC, acquired Soapweed Solutions, LLC

synopsis: SRP Environmental LLC announced the acquisition of Colorado based Soapweed Solutions LLC. Soapweed provides occupational safety consulting and training services to public and private sector clients throughout the Rocky Mountain region. Soapweed also provides services in Kansas, Montana, Wyoming and the Dakotas.
buyer: SRP Environmental LLC
SRP Environmental is an Inc. 5000 Company that specializes in Environmental, Health & Safety Consulting Services. Since 1996 SRP Environmental has been providing environmental, industrial hygiene, safety and catastrophe services throughout North America and the Pacific regions. "
target: Soapweed Solutions, LLC
Soapweed Solutions offers safety training, consultation and OSHA compliance services for oilfield and agriculture companies of all sizes. We are based in northern Colorado and do work in Colorado, Wyoming, North Dakota, Montana, and Oklahoma.
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closed 8/26/2015 via Company Press Release

Seagull Oil & Gas, acquired ExTek As

synopsis: Seagull Oil & Gas has acquired all the shares in the EX training provider, ExTek AS. The company is Norway’s only centre approved to validate core competency of oil & gas industry employees and contract staff under the globally recognized CompEx Scheme.
buyer parent: GMT Communications Partners
buyer: Seagull Oil & Gas
Seagull Oil & Gas is a world class provider of off-the-shelf training and competence management solutions for the oil and gas industry. Their mission is to offer their clients best value for money by delivering solutions that reduce cost, improve safety and increase knowledge. "
target: ExTek As
Extek AS is a training and education center and was established in January 2014 and headquartered in Bryne. Extek AS has together with standard setters, working personnel and the oil and gas industry concluded that Compex is the course concept that gives the best outcome for all parties.
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closed 10/7/2020 via PR Newswire

Health & Safety Institute, acquired SOS Intl

synopsis: Health & Safety Institute (HSI), a recognized leader in Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) software, training, and compliance solutions, announced it has acquired leading energy utilities training and compliance provider, SOS Intl.
buyer parent: Waud Capital Partners, LLC
buyer: Health & Safety Institute
The Health & Safety Institute (HSI) is a family of well-known and respected brands in the Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S) space. Its brands span the broad range of needs in EH&S – from emergency care training; to workplace safety training, tracking and reporting; and more. "
target: SOS Intl
SOS Intl is a leading provider of training and advisory services to the power industry. SOS tracks and interprets NERC Reliability Standards and expertly translates them into customized education and advisory services, helping to manage risk and ensure reliability for the North American power grid.
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closed 5/16/2019 via Company Press Release

PEC Safety, acquired Veriforce

synopsis: Veriforce has been acquired by PEC Safety, a portfolio company of Thoma Bravo. Veriforce is a leading provider of fully-integrated, SaaS-based operator qualification (OQ); drug and alcohol; safety and insurance; and training solutions across the upstream, midstream, utility, manufacturing, chemical and construction end markets.
buyer parent: Thoma Bravo, LLC
buyer: PEC Safety
PEC is a leading risk-management company that provides a technology-enabled contractor management service for reporting and measuring contractor risk, safety and compliance information to operators. More than 110 operators manage over 15,000 contractors with PEC’s contractor management solution. "
target parent: Greenridge Investment Partners
target: Veriforce
Veriforce is a leading provider of fully-integrated, SaaS-based operator qualification (OQ); drug and alcohol; safety and insurance; and training solutions across the upstream, midstream, utility, manufacturing, chemical and construction end markets.
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announced 5/31/2012 via Company Press Release

Site Skills Group Pty Ltd, will acquire Axis Training Group Pty Ltd.

synopsis: Site Skills Group announced it would acquire Axis Training Group. The Axis Training Group is a privately owned company specialising in safety, skills and environmental training for the Oil & Gas, Mining & Resources and Construction industries.
buyer: Site Skills Group Pty Ltd (ASX:SIT:$13.48)
Site Group International is an Australian registered public company which has operations in both Australia and the Philippines. It provides Australian vocational training in Asia. Site offers a range of training programs designed for the Mining & Processing, Oil & Gas and Construction industries. "
target: Axis Training Group Pty Ltd.
The Axis Training Group is a privately owned company specialising in safety, skills and environmental training for the Oil & Gas, Mining & Resources and Construction industries.
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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 6/30/2012 via BNC Analysis

ASCO plc, acquired NSL Ltd.

synopsis: ASCO, the world's leading oil and gas logistics company, announced that it has acquired North Sea Lifting Limited (NSL) - an international safety training and lifting specialist.
buyer: ASCO plc
ASCO is a leading international Oil & Gas logistics company. Their services include: on and offshore logistics, international freight management, waste management, personnel, and marine. "
target: NSL Ltd.
NSL is one of the oilfield’s leading training companies and suppliers of specialist personnel. Not only do they train but they also perform technical reviews or audits on your lifting operations to identify any weaknesses or problems. They can then make recommendations as to how to fix them.
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closed 12/8/2014 via Company Press Release

The Riverside Company, acquired Mintra Trainingportal AS

synopsis: Private equity firm The Riverside Co. has acquired Mintra Trainingportal AS, an Oslo, Norway-based provider of e-learning products and training for oil and gas workers. Many of the courses Mintra provides are regulated and/or required by law to ensure that employees and the environment are kept safe.
buyer: The Riverside Company
The Riverside Company is a global private equity firm focused on acquiring and investing in growing businesses valued at up to $250 million. Since its founding in 1988, Riverside has invested in more than 350 transactions. The firm’s international portfolio includes more than 70 companies. "
target: Mintra Trainingportal AS (OB:MNTR:$25.86)
Mintra Trainingportal AS' proprietary Trainingportal learning management system is tailored to its oil and gas client base and includes extensive functionality, making the switch to e-learning courses convenient for its customers.
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closed 1/21/2021 via BusinessWire

American Safety Council, acquired S/P2

synopsis: American Safety Council announced the acquisition of S/P2, a provider of online safety and professional training and credentialing for career technical schools and the automotive, heavy-duty/diesel, welding, construction, cosmetology and culinary industries.
buyer parent: Ridgemont Equity Partners
buyer: American Safety Council
American Safety Council provides critical training and education to more than two million customers each year. ASC works with government agencies, and the private sector to ensure the content of the Company’s online courses is best-in-class and compliant with applicable laws, or industry standards. "
target: S/P2
Since 2002, S/P2 has provided the best in industry-specific, online training in safety, environmental, ethics, human resources, mentoring, sustainability, and soft skills. More than 175,000 students and employees receive training each year.
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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 7/6/2011 via PR Newswire

LeCroy Corporation, acquired beTheSignal

synopsis: LeCroy Corp, a leading supplier of oscilloscopes, protocol analyzers and serial data test solutions, has acquired Bogatin Enterprises ("beTheSignal"), a leading provider of training and publications that help engineers transform complex signal integrity problems into practical design solutions.
buyer: LeCroy Corporation (LCRY:$0.00)
LeCroy Corporation is a worldwide leader in serial data test solutions, creating advanced instruments that drive product innovation by quickly measuring, analyzing and verifying complex electronic signals. "
target: beTheSignal
Training classes and publications from Bogatin Enterprises ("beTheSignal") transform complex signal integrity problems into practical design solutions. Bogatin Enterprises specializes in making complex signal integrity topics easy to understand while strengthening engineering intuition.
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closed 6/22/2011 via BusinessWire

Kaplan, Inc., acquired Structuralia

synopsis: Kaplan, the global provider of training and education, has acquired Madrid-based Structuralia, the leader in e-learning for the engineering and infrastructure sector in Spain, for an undisclosed sum. Structuralia provides training to more than 85,000 staff employed at more than 1,350 companies.
buyer parent: The Washington Post Company
buyer: Kaplan, Inc.
Kaplan, Inc., is a leading international provider of educational and career services for individuals, schools and businesses. Kaplan serves students of all ages through a wide array of offerings including higher education, test preparation, professional training and programs for kids and schools. "
target: Structuralia
Structuralia is a leading e-learning Postgraduate and Executive Engineering School that invests in developing specialized online training programs for the Construction, Infrastructure, Energy and Engineering sectors. Structuralia offers 16 Master’s degree programmes and 11 Executive Programs.
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closed 12/13/2005 via BusinessWire

NetQoS, Inc., acquired Pine Mountain Group Inc.

synopsis: NetQoS(R) Inc. has completed its acquisition of Pine Mountain Group Inc. (PMG), a privately held consulting company based in Orangevale, Calif., and its PMG NetAnalyst(R) certification program.
buyer: NetQoS, Inc.
NetQoS provides network and application performance management software and services that improve application delivery across the world’s most complex networks. NetQoS Performance Center is used to monitor application service levels, troubleshoot problems quickly, and plan for change. "
target: Pine Mountain Group Inc.
Pine Mountain Group Inc. (PMG), a privately held consulting company based in Orangevale, California. Our NetAnalysts pride themselves on solving the toughest challenges in the industry and are supported by the latest network analysis equipment, training and knowledge.
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closed 9/11/2020 via PR Web

Red Nucleus Solutions LLC, acquired Life Science Training Institute

synopsis: Red Nucleus, a premier provider of learning, performance, and process solutions for the life sciences industry, announced that it has acquired Life Science Training Institute (“LSTI”), a leading provider of live instruction, on-demand, and custom compliance training courses for the pharmaceutical, medical device, and biotech industries.
buyer parent: The Riverside Company
buyer: Red Nucleus Solutions LLC
Red Nucleus offers full-service design, development, and management of learning and regulatory solutions. The company’s learning division designs and develops training content and technology to efficiently convey strategy and information to global sales teams, medical liaisons, and others. "
target: Life Science Training Institute
Life Science Training Institute (“LSTI”) is a leading provider of live instruction, on-demand, and custom compliance training courses for the pharmaceutical, medical device, and biotech industries. LSTI has an online subscription library of over 200 courses and unique custom training solutions.
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closed 10/28/2015 via BNC Analysis

Business Industrial Network, acquired Koldwater Training Software

synopsis: St. Louis based Business Industrial Network announced that it has acquired Koldwater Software Co. Koldwater has been a long-time provider of electrical training software for the electrical controls industry, achieving high rates of customer satisfaction.
buyer: Business Industrial Network
Originating in 1995, Business Industrial Network (BIN) has had over twenty years of providing its customers with maintenance and engineering training solutions. "
target: Koldwater Training Software
Koldwater Technical Training Software has been serving the training industry for 31 years as a provider of quality instructional software for PLC training, ControlLogix training, Motor Control training, HMI training, Variable Frequency Drive (VFD) training and DeviceNet training.
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closed 5/19/2021 via BNC Analysis

Trainor, acquired Teknikutbildarna

synopsis: Trainor Group AS has acquired prominent Swedish safety course provider, Teknikutbildarna, to strengthen its position as Scandinavia’s leading provider of digital electrical safety training. Teknikutbildarna has a strong track record in the Swedish education market, both with traditional teaching and e-learning.
buyer parent: EV Private Equity
buyer: 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. "
target: Teknikutbildarna
Teknikutbildarna is a Swedish safety course provider. Teknikutbildarna has a strong track record in the Swedish education market, both with traditional teaching and e-learning. It is one of Sweden’s largest education companies, and also operates its own electrical school activities.
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closed 5/19/2021 via BNC Analysis

Trainor, acquired Teknikutbildarna

synopsis: Trainor Group AS has acquired prominent Swedish safety course provider, Teknikutbildarna, to strengthen its position as Scandinavia’s leading provider of digital electrical safety training. Teknikutbildarna has a strong track record in the Swedish education market, both with traditional teaching and e-learning.
buyer parent: EV Private Equity
buyer: 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. "
target: Teknikutbildarna
Teknikutbildarna is a Swedish safety course provider. Teknikutbildarna has a strong track record in the Swedish education market, both with traditional teaching and e-learning. It is one of Sweden’s largest education companies, and also operates its own electrical school activities.
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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 5/19/2021 via BNC Analysis

Trainor, acquired Teknikutbildarna

synopsis: Trainor Group AS has acquired prominent Swedish safety course provider, Teknikutbildarna, to strengthen its position as Scandinavia’s leading provider of digital electrical safety training. Teknikutbildarna has a strong track record in the Swedish education market, both with traditional teaching and e-learning.
buyer parent: EV Private Equity
buyer: 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. "
target: Teknikutbildarna
Teknikutbildarna is a Swedish safety course provider. Teknikutbildarna has a strong track record in the Swedish education market, both with traditional teaching and e-learning. It is one of Sweden’s largest education companies, and also operates its own electrical school activities.
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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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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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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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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 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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closed 5/16/2019 via Company Press Release

PEC Safety, acquired Veriforce

synopsis: Veriforce has been acquired by PEC Safety, a portfolio company of Thoma Bravo. Veriforce is a leading provider of fully-integrated, SaaS-based operator qualification (OQ); drug and alcohol; safety and insurance; and training solutions across the upstream, midstream, utility, manufacturing, chemical and construction end markets.
buyer parent: Thoma Bravo, LLC
buyer: PEC Safety
PEC is a leading risk-management company that provides a technology-enabled contractor management service for reporting and measuring contractor risk, safety and compliance information to operators. More than 110 operators manage over 15,000 contractors with PEC’s contractor management solution. "
target parent: Greenridge Investment Partners
target: Veriforce
Veriforce is a leading provider of fully-integrated, SaaS-based operator qualification (OQ); drug and alcohol; safety and insurance; and training solutions across the upstream, midstream, utility, manufacturing, chemical and construction end markets.
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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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closed 6/30/2012 via BNC Analysis

ASCO plc, acquired NSL Ltd.

synopsis: ASCO, the world's leading oil and gas logistics company, announced that it has acquired North Sea Lifting Limited (NSL) - an international safety training and lifting specialist.
buyer: ASCO plc
ASCO is a leading international Oil & Gas logistics company. Their services include: on and offshore logistics, international freight management, waste management, personnel, and marine. "
target: NSL Ltd.
NSL is one of the oilfield’s leading training companies and suppliers of specialist personnel. Not only do they train but they also perform technical reviews or audits on your lifting operations to identify any weaknesses or problems. They can then make recommendations as to how to fix them.
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closed 12/8/2014 via Company Press Release

The Riverside Company, acquired Mintra Trainingportal AS

synopsis: Private equity firm The Riverside Co. has acquired Mintra Trainingportal AS, an Oslo, Norway-based provider of e-learning products and training for oil and gas workers. Many of the courses Mintra provides are regulated and/or required by law to ensure that employees and the environment are kept safe.
buyer: The Riverside Company
The Riverside Company is a global private equity firm focused on acquiring and investing in growing businesses valued at up to $250 million. Since its founding in 1988, Riverside has invested in more than 350 transactions. The firm’s international portfolio includes more than 70 companies. "
target: Mintra Trainingportal AS (OB:MNTR:$25.86)
Mintra Trainingportal AS' proprietary Trainingportal learning management system is tailored to its oil and gas client base and includes extensive functionality, making the switch to e-learning courses convenient for its customers.
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closed 8/4/2021 via PR Newswire

Veeva Systems, acquired Learnaboutgmp

synopsis: Veeva Systems, the global leader in cloud software for the life sciences industry, has acquired Learnaboutgmp, an online training platform for pharma, med device and biotech organizations. Learnaboutgmp offers customers the most comprehensive set of regulatory-compliance titles for professional certification and continuing education (CEU) credits.
buyer: Veeva Systems (VEEV:$1,561.54)
Veeva Systems Inc. is the leader in cloud-based software for the global life sciences industry. Committed to innovation, product excellence, and customer success, Veeva serves more than 775 customers, ranging from the world's largest pharmaceutical companies to emerging biotechs. "
target: Learnaboutgmp
Learnaboutgmp is an online training platform designed specifically for pharma, med device and biotech organizations. Learnaboutgmp offers customers the most comprehensive set of regulatory-compliance titles for professional certification and continuing education (CEU) credits.
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closed 6/14/2012 via GlobeNewswire

SmartPros Ltd., purchased 150+ E-Learning Courses and IP from Global Collaboration Partners LLC

synopsis: SmartPros Ltd. announced that it has purchased certain assets of online training company, Global Collaboration Partners LLC. The assets include more than 150 e-learning courses in the areas of environmental health, safety, human resources, and energy exploration markets, as well as certain intellectual property.
buyer: SmartPros Ltd. (SPRO:$13.51)
Founded in 1981, SmartPros Ltd. is an industry leader in the field of accredited professional education and corporate training. Its products and services are primarily focused in the accredited professional areas of corporate accounting, financial management, public accounting, and more. "
seller: Global Collaboration Partners LLC
Global Collaboration Partners is an e-learning company dedicated to creating the best possible online courseware for the global workforce. The company specializes in agile, accurate training.
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closed 10/12/2015 via PR Newswire

The Boeing Company, acquired Peters Software GmbH

synopsis: Boeing, the world's largest aerospace company, announced it has acquired Peters Software GmbH, a company that specializes in curriculum and materials for commercial and private pilots operating in rapidly growing markets aligned with EASA.
buyer: The Boeing Company (BA:$92,155.00)
Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial jetliners and defense, space and security systems. A top U.S. exporter, the company supports airlines and U.S. and allied government customers in 150 countries. "
target: Peters Software GmbH
Located in Cologne, Germany, Peters Software specializes in curriculum and materials for commercial and private pilots operating in rapidly growing markets aligned with EASA.
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