September 02, 2019

AMW Construction Supply and Related Entities have been acquired by Hahn Systems, a subsidiary of Descours & Cabaud

Dinan Capital Advisors, a leading middle-market investment bank, is pleased to announce that AMW Construction Supply, LLC, ProFast Supply, LLC, and King Fasteners, Inc., collectively, the “construction division” of its client, American Machinery Works, Inc. (“AMW” or the “Company”) have been acquired by Hahn Systems, LLC (“Hahn”) and its parent corporation Descours & Cabaud, Inc. (“D&C”). Dinan served as the exclusive financial advisor to AMW and its shareholders in this transaction.

Headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, the construction division of AMW is a single source provider for all construction supply needs. The Company provides industry leading brands of industrial and construction equipment, tools, and accessories across Arizona, Florida, South Carolina and surrounding areas. The construction division of the Company will join D&C’s family group and continue to operate under its current names.

Hahn operates as a wholesale distributor of industrial and construction supplies. In business since 1938, it serves clients in Indiana, Michigan, Kentucky, Illinois, and Ohio.

D&C, established in 1782 with headquarters in Lyon, France, is a French family group. Its core activities are to supply the building and industrial markets with a wide range of products covering power transmission, tools, safety equipment, steel, hardware, and industrial supplies. D&C has over 13,500 employees across Europe and North America.

Contact our Team Members advising in this transaction:
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Dinan & Company, LLC is a partner firm of Translink Corporate Finance in the United States. It is a leading diversified financial services company with over 32 years of advisory and merchant banking experience dedicated to middle-market transactions. The firm has particular expertise in Buyside M&A, having gained a reputation as the leading middle-market buyside firm in the US.


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