Investment Summary

Exits Trico Marine Services

On May 1, 1996, invested in marine company Trico Marine Services from Berkshire Partners

Investment Highlights
  • This is transaction in the Marine sector.
  • This is transaction in the United States.
  • This is transaction in Texas.

Investment Summary

Date 1996-05-01
Target Trico Marine Services
Sector Marine
Sellers(s) Berkshire Partners
Deal Type IPO

Target

Trico Marine Services

The Woodlands, Texas, United States
Trico Marine Services, Inc., provides subsea and marine support vessels and services to oil and natural gas exploration and production companies.

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Seller(S) 1

SELLER

Berkshire Partners

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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Category Private Equity Firm
Founded 1984
PE ASSETS 16.0B USD
Size Mega
Type Sector Agnostic
DESCRIPTION

Berkshire Partners is a private equity firm focused on investing in businesses with strong management and that lead their respective markets. Berkshire will consider investments in both public and private companies. Prospective transactions for private companies include leveraged buyouts, recapitalizations, growth capital financings, and privatizations. Public company transactions include take-privates, PIPEs, and equity stakes. Berkshire generally looks to invest $50 to $500 million of equity capital per transaction in companies valued up to $2 billion. Sectors of interest include industrial manufacturing, consumer products, retailing, transportation, communications and business services. Berkshire Partners was formed in 1984 and is based in Boston, Massachusetts.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 4 of 58
Sector (Marine) 1 of 1
Type (IPO) 2 of 8
State (Texas) 1 of 6
Country (United States) 4 of 49
Year (1996) 2 of 2
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