Archive for the ‘Advanced Manufacturing’ Category

Steven Karol of Watermill Group holds a copy of the Mergers & Acquisitions magazine he is featured in

Steven Karol Featured in Mergers & Acquisitions Manufacturing Article

We’re delighted to share that Steven Karol, Managing Partner & Founder of Watermill Group, has been featured in the May 2017 Mergers & Acquisitions cover story on precision manufacturing. As Steven says in the piece, “We are bullish on manufacturing in North America. Advanced manufacturing is creating a lot of new opportunities in many different sectors for many…

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Tenere Completes Acquisition of Mountain Molding, LLC

Tenere Inc., a full service provider of complex metal and plastic components and assemblies, today announced the acquisition of Mountain Molding, LLC, a custom plastics injection molding company offering both tooling and production. The acquisition broadens Tenere’s plastics offering, and enhances their services and capabilities allowing customers to go from product design and prototyping to…

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John Carr of The Watermill Group discusses manufacturing M&A

Manufacturing M&A is expected to surge over the next twelve months, according to dealmakers surveyed by Mergers & Acquisitions. Anthony Noto recently caught up with John Carr of The Watermill Group to discuss the manufacturing sector, reshoring, and additive manufacturing (i.e. 3D printing). Check out their conversation here. What trends have you been seeing in the manufacturing…

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Made in the USA

Since its founding more than 35 years ago, Boston-based The Watermill Group has kept an eye on manufacturing companies. Of course, given the ebbs and flows of the market, investing in American manufacturing companies hasn’t always been an easy or even a good strategy. In fact, most companies have been outsourcing their manufacturing needs for the last 20 years…

February 7, 2014

Tenere Names Greg Adams CEO

Adams to drive growth for the advanced custom manufacturing firm DRESSER, Wis.—July 1, 2013—Tenere Inc., a full-service designer and fabricator of complex metal and plastic components and assemblies, today announced the appointment of Greg Adams to the position of Chief Executive Officer. As CEO, Adams will be responsible for driving growth for Tenere, both organically…

July 1, 2013

Tenere, Inc. Acquires Protogenic to Expand Rapid Prototyping Capabilities

Dresser, Wis.—May 24, 2013—Tenere Inc., a full-service designer and fabricator of complex metal and plastic components and assemblies, today announced that it has acquired Protogenic, a quality-driven rapid prototyping and casting company. The acquisition expands Tenere’s portfolio of services for helping manufacturers transform complex engineering concepts into commercial products.“Tenere was attracted to Protogenic’s expertise in a…

May 24, 2013

Watermill buys Tenere from Stonehenge

Watermill Group said Monday, Dec. 17, it acquired Tenere Inc., a maker of metal and plastic components, from Stonehenge Partners Inc. Terms were not disclosed. Dresser, Wis.-based Tenere fabricates sheet metal, injection molded products and machined products, as well as providing integration and system-level assembly services. Stonehenge Partners acquired Tenere in October 2000 via its Stonehenge Opportunity Fund for…

December 17, 2012

Watermill Acquires Advanced Components Fabricator Tenere, Inc.

Tenere to add up to 100 new employees to fuel rapid growth Lexington, Mass. – December 17, 2012– The Watermill Group, a strategy-driven private investment firm, announced the acquisition of Tenere, Inc., a full-service designer and fabricator of complex metal and plastic components and assemblies, from Stonehenge Partners, Inc. “Watermill was attracted to the engineering…

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