Wärtsilä Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

MarineCompany

Wärtsilä has acquired 33 companies, including 6 in the last 5 years. It has also divested 5 assets.

Wärtsilä’s largest acquisition to date was in 2014, when it acquired L-3 Marine Systems International for $321M. Wärtsilä has acquired in 4 different US states, and 11 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include marine (61%) and energy services and equipment (13%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity38
    • M&A Buy Activity33
    • M&A Sell Activity5
  • Total Sectors Invested 9
  • Total Countries Invested 11
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 10

Wärtsilä

Wärtsilä Oyj Abp

Hiililaiturinkuja 2,
Helsinki, 00530
Finland,
+358 10 7090000
www.wartsila.com

Wärtsilä Oyj Abp is a provider of smart technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation, total efficiency, and data analytics, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers. Wärtsilä was originally established in 1834 and is based in Helsinki, Finland.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 '22 T
Buy (0.4/yr) # 31 2 - - - - 33
vol $650M $650M
Sell (0.8/yr) # 1 1 1 - 2 - 5
  38

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Wartsila Euroatlas GmbH 2021-03-30 - Divestiture
Bremen, Germany · www.euroatlas.de
VIDELIO Funa GmbH 2021-01-22 - Divestiture
Emden, Germany
Elac Sonar 2019-12-12 - Divestiture
Kiel, Germany
Wärtsilä - Pumps Business 2018-10-31 - Divestiture
Aalborg, Denmark
Transas 2018-03-19 - Add-on Acquisition
Portsmouth, United Kingdom · www.transas.com
LOCK-N-STITCH, Inc. 2018-02-02 - Add-on Acquisition
Turlock, California · www.locknstitch.com
Trident B.V. 2017-12-21 - Add-on Acquisition
Terneuzen, Netherlands · www.trident-diving.com
Guidance Marine Ltd. 2017-10-10 - Add-on Acquisition
Leicester, United Kingdom · www.guidance.eu.com
Puregas Solutions AB 2017-10-04 33M EUR Add-on Acquisition
Kalmar, Sweden · www.puregas-solutions.com
Greensmith Energy Management Systems, Inc. 2017-05-15 - Add-on Acquisition
Herndon, Virginia · www.greensmithenergy.com
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Marine 20 (61%) 225M (35%) 1 (20%) -
Energy Services and Equipment 4 (12%) 344M (53%) 1 (20%) -
Manufacturing 2 (6%) - 1 (20%) -
Machinery 2 (6%) - - -
Engineering 1 (3%) - - -
Information Technology 1 (3%) 48M (7%) - -
Renewable Energy 1 (3%) 33M (5%) - -
Software 1 (3%) - - -
Technology Hardware 1 (3%) - - -
Business Services - - 1 (20%) -
Electrical Equipment - - 1 (20%) -
Total 33 $650M 5 -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
Germany 6 451M 3 -
  Quebec 1 - - -
United Kingdom 6 - - -
Netherlands 4 - - -
Sweden 4 33M - -
United States 4 10M - -
  Virginia 1 - - -
  Pennsylvania 1 - - -
  Louisiana 1 10M - -
  California 1 - - -
Singapore 3 95M - -
Denmark 1 - 1 -
Finland 1 48M 1 -
Norway 2 14M - -
France 1 - - -
South Africa 1 - - -
Domestic 1 (3%) 48M (7%) 1 (20%) -
Cross-border 32 (97%) 602M (93%) 4 (80%) -
Total 33 $650M 5 -

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 2 $451M
< $100M 6 $200M
TOTAL $650M
Largest L-3 Marine Systems International
$321M (2014-12-16)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Strategic(s)
15%
5 (15%)
Divested to
Investor(s)
40%
2 (40%)
Strategic(s)
60%
3 (60%)

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