Nutter Represents CIRCOR in Acquisition of Critical Flow SolutionsPrint PDF
Nutter represented CIRCOR International, Inc. (NYSE: CIR), a leading provider of valves and other highly engineered products for markets including oil & gas, power generation and aerospace & defense, when CIRCOR announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Critical Flow Solutions (CFS) for $210 million. The Nutter team was led by Business Department partner Adam Ghander with associate Meghan Kelly. Also working on the transaction were Labor and Employment partner David Rubin, Tax partner Elizabeth Norman, Antitrust partner Matt Ritchie, Environmental specialist Gary Gill-Austern, Executive Compensation and Benefits specialist Crescent Moran Chasteen, Real Estate associate Jeff Vigliotti, and Intellectual Property associates Derek Roller and Santiago Velez.
Based in Utah, CFS manufactures critical severe-service equipment for refining operations. The transaction is expected to provide CIRCOR with differentiated technology and leading positions in niche markets with high barriers to entry, broaden CIRCOR’s revenue base by expanding its presence in the stable downstream refining end market, and provide earnings accretion with strong margins. Please click for more information on the deal.
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