Investments Within Theme Areas

Current Silver Peak Investments

Theme Area: Infrastructure / Environmental

Pro-Vac

Pro-Vac is one of the Northwest's largest and most experienced full-service environmental, sewer, septic and storm water management companies, serving Washington, Oregon, and Idaho. Pro-Vac is a full service storm/sewer maintenance and environmental service company. For over 20 years Pro-Vac has served both large and small customers throughout the Pacific Northwest. Closed November 2015.

Econo-Vac

Founded in 1989, Everson's Econo-Vac evolved to become Puget Sound’s Premier full service provider of Vactor Services, CCTV Pipeline Video Inspection Services and Broom and Regenerative Air Sweeping. Econo-Vac has gained the confidence and trust of the area’s leading construction and property management companies in addition to the area’s major municipalities. Closed August 2016.

 

Theme Area: Infrastructure / Demographics

Beacon Communications

Beacon Communications LLC is the industry’s leading full-service crucial communications and security solutions provider, specializing in delivering solutions with the design, sale, installation, training and service of the industry’s best electronic communication and security systems. They focus on helping companies in Healthcare, Government Municipalities, Education and Commercial Real Estate operate more efficiently, cost-effectively, and safely. We provide support and service nationwide to a variety of buildings and institutions that require crucial communications on a daily basis. Closed December 2015.

 

Theme Areas: Value Added Distribution

Medsource HoldingsAAMCOTibro

Silver Peak, in partnership with Ocean Avenue Capital Partners and the Management Team created Medsource Holdings, Inc. through the merger of two durable medical equipment companies; Aamco Medical and Tibro Medical. Medsource, based in Salt Lake City, Utah, is a leading regional distributor of durable medical equipment including mobility equipment, high end rehab motorized wheelchairs, urological supplies, sleep therapy equipment, and orthotics. The recapitalization was completed in November of 2013.

 

Theme Areas: Infrastructure / Environmental / Niche Manufacturing

Intermountain Drilling Supply

Intermountain Drilling Supply (IDS) is a distributor and manufacturer of consumable drilling supplies for customers serving the Mining, Construction, Environmental, Telecom, and Geothermal industries. IDS is based in Salt Lake City and has additional warehouses in Arizona, Nevada, and Colorado. The Company's focus is on providing a one-stop shop for its customers, with vast technical expertise and rapid response times. Silver Peak, in partnership with the Management Team, Harbert Mezzanine Partners and Claritas Capital, completed the recapitalization in December 2010.

 

Theme Areas: Agribusiness / Infrastructure

Freshpack Produce

Freshpack Produce is a leading distributor and value added re-packager of conventional and organic fresh fruits and vegetables. Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, the company is a significant supplier of over 150 produce items to grocery and foodservice customers in the Rocky Mountain region. Silver Peak Partners and Tonka Bay Equity Partners invested in Freshpack in April 2010.

Previous Silver Peak Investments

Theme Areas: Underground Infrastructure / Environmental

Pipeline Industries

Pipeline Industries is an outsourced provider of lateral sewer line repair services, serving residential and commercial plumbing companies. The Company currently operates in Denver, Colorado Springs, and Seattle, and will continue its expansion into new markets in order to take advantage of large and increasing demand for sewer infrastructure upgrades and repairs. Silver Peak Partners, in partnership with CIVC Partners, completed the recapitalization of Pipeline in December 2009.

 

Theme Areas: Energy Infrastructure

Portal Service Company

Portal Service has been serving the Williston Basin since 1963 and has continued to expand its products and services within the rapidly growing Williston Basin and Bakken Shale. Portal Service Co. is a leading provider of oilfield, energy infrastructure and heavy civil construction services, as well as oilfield product sales, installation and rentals. Additionally, Portal distributes, delivers, installs and maintains HG Pumping Units in the United States. HG Curved Walking Beam Pumping Units are a major innovation in energy efficient pump jack technology. Silver Peak Partners and Saybrook Corporate Opportunity Fund completed the recapitalization of Portal in May, 2012.

Prior Firm Investments

Silver Peak's team, as investment professionals at their prior organizations, were lead investors in several companies operating within our theme areas. The following are brief descriptions of these investments.

 

Theme Areas: Underground Infrastructure / Niche Manufacturing

VAC-TRON EQUIPMENT: Vac-Tron Equipment is the leading manufacturer of industrial vacuum trailers used by customers in the utility, municipality, construction, oil and gas, and environmental remediation market segments. Vac-Tron's vacuum trailers utilize "touchless" and "trenchless" excavation for underground utility construction, replacement, and repair, offering significant advantages over traditional backhoe excavation. Vac-Tron sells its equipment through 110 dealers in the United States and internationally. The company was founded in 1994 and is based in Okahumpka, Florida.

 

Theme Areas: Environmental / Recycling

AL-JON: Al-jon, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of landfill compaction and scrap recycling equipment based in Ottumwa, Iowa. Al-jon has successfully established its niche by designing, manufacturing, and servicing high-quality, landfill compactors for the solid waste industry and scrap metal balers, car crushers, car loggers and articulated loaders for the scrap recycling industry. Al-jon was founded in 1964 and is a second generation family owned business.

 

Theme Areas: Aerospace and Defense

GRIFFITH ENTERPRISES: Griffith Enterprises is a manufacturer of complex electromechanical devices such as wiring harnesses, engine controls, and ground support equipment for the aerospace and defense industries. Griffith's wiring harnesses and engine monitor boxes are installed on an estimated 80% of all commercial aircraft auxiliary power units (APU's). Additionally, several of its products are installed on leading business jet and helicopter engine systems. Griffith was founded in 1966 and is based in Cottonwood, Arizona.

 

Theme Area: Niche/Precision Manufacturing

Micro Precision Swiss is a manufacturer of small, precision medical and dental components. MPS manufactures orthopedic products including bone screws and anchors as well as products used in joint replacements and for spinal implants. The company also manufactures surgical instruments including orthopedic drills, rasps and reamers as well as dental tools and instrumentation. The company was founded in 1993 and is based in Rancho Santa Margarita, California.

 

Theme Area: Aerospace and Defense

GCM North American Aerospace is a leading supplier of precision machined components and subassemblies to the aerospace industry. GCM is a highly diversified company dedicated to providing job-proven solutions and lean initiatives in mechanical, electromechanical integration and manufacturing expertise for the aerospace and commercial markets. The company continually expands its state-of-the-art technologies and equipment, providing flexibility for customer requirements, while maintaining low cost and on-time deliveries with unmatched quality. The company is based in Kent, Washington.