IMI plc

Lakeside Solihull Parkway,
Birmingham, B37 7XZ
United Kingdom,
44 12 1717 3700

IMI is a global engineering group focused on the precise control and movement of fluids in critical applications. IMI works with international companies in over 50 countries to deliver innovative engineering solutions to address global trends such as clean energy, energy efficiency, healthcare and increasing automation.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 '18 T
Buy (0.6/yr) # 14 2 - - 1 - 17
vol $659M $18M $198M $875M
Sell (0.2/yr) # 1 1 - - - - 2
vol $1.1B $65M $1.1B

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Largest Bimba Manufacturing Co.
$198M (2017-12-14)
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Largest IMI plc - Beverage Dispense and Merchandising Divisions
$1.1B (2013-10-16)

According to our data here at Mergr, IMI has acquired 18 companies, including 3 in the last 5 years. A total of 2 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 2 assets.

IMI’s largest acquisition to date was in 2017, when it acquired Bimba Manufacturing for $198M. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2013, when it sold IMI - Beverage Dispense and Merchandising Divisions to The Marmon Group for $1.1B. IMI has acquired in 7 different US states, and 7 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include machinery (24%) and engineering (18%).

When analyzing the engineering sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 106 engineering companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 14 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 2 have acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic engineering acquirer over the past 3 years is Stantec, with 8 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the engineering sector over the past 3 years is Genesis Capital SRO with 2 platform acquisitions.

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