Exhibitor Highlight – TriWest Capital Partners

Founded in 1998, TriWest Capital Partners is a leading Canadian private equity firm having raised over $1.25 billion of committed capital. Through TriWest’s first four funds, we have successfully invested in 32 companies across Canada, in partnership with their management teams. Building on this success, Fund V was established in 2015 with committed capital of $500 million.  TriWest has invested in 5 companies to date in Fund V.  TriWest’s transactions involve the acquisition of successful, profitable companies through management buy-outs, growth financings, corporate divestitures and other special situations. The TriWest team consists of a small group of professionals with significant operational and transactional experience. We work closely with our management partners, together proactively putting in place a strategy that maximizes growth potential and value creation over four to seven years by emphasizing operational excellence, prudent governance and an effective capital structure.

Investment Criteria

Operating Earnings: $10MM – $50MM+.

Industry Interests / Focus

We invest across a broad range of business sectors, but exclude the following industries from our investment target focus: primary resource sectors such as oil & gas, mining, forestry, real estate, and rapidly changing technologies.

Portfolio Companies

Current TriWest portfolio companies:

  • Trimlite Manufacturing Inc. – Leading manufacturer and distributor of exterior and interior doors, decorative glass and millwork products.
  • Bull Moose Capital Ltd. – One of the largest natural gas compressor rental and leasing businesses in Western Canada, with a focus on high horsepower reciprocating natural gas compression units.
  • Innova Global Ltd. – Full service engineering, procurement, construction and manufacturing company specializing in air and noise emissions control around the globe.
  • Prostar Energy – Provide/manufacturer of well services and “purpose built” well service equipment to the thermal heavy oil market.
  • Strike Group Inc. – Energy service construction and maintenance company focused on the energy, transmission and distribution, pipeline and industrial sectors across the WCSB.
  • Broda Group – Provider of heavy construction services in Western Canada.
  • NCSG Crane & Heavy Haul Corporation – Offers a portfolio of high value, fully operated and maintained crane and heavy haul services to the North-South Energy Corridor.
  • International Fitness Holdings – Leading Western Canadian health club operator with 17 locations in Calgary and Edmonton, Alberta.
  • ZyTech Building Systems – Market leader in the Western Canadian building products markets.
  • Landmark Cinemas – Canada’s second largest movie exhibition company.
  • Kayden Industries – Designer, manufacturer and supplier of high volume centrifuges primarily for the energy industry.
  • Source Energy Services – Integrated proppant supply company with logistics capabilities that provide customers with frac sand solutions from mine to well site.
  • Colter Energy Services – Provider of production testing equipment and services to the oil and gas industry in Western Canada and the United States.
  • Triple M Housing – Manufacturer of factory-built residential mobile and modular housing.
  • Northern Mat & Bridge – Temporary access solutions and structures for heavy industry in Western Canada.
  • Fraser River Pile & Dredge – Marine construction and dredging services provider on Canada’s west coast.
  • KMC Mining – Provider of contract mining services to Fort McMurray oil sands projects.

Former TriWest portfolio companies:

  • Regent Energy – Manufacturer of steam distribution and sand control products for the oil and gas industry.
  • Gardewine Group – Transportation logistics company servicing customers across Canada.
  • RTL-Westcan – Diversified transportation / infrastructure company in Western / Northern Canada.
  • Driving Force – Provider of vehicle rental, leasing and sales services to corporate, government and other customers.
  • NSC Minerals – Supplier of salt products for highway de-icing, residential, and various other uses.
  • ConCreate USL – Provider of new concrete construction and concrete rehabilitation services.
  • Primex Manufacturing Ltd. – An injection molder of proprietary plastic products.
  • Con-Force – Precast and pre-stressed concrete manufacturer.
  • SCM Insurance Services – Provider of a full suite of integrated insurance services.
  • Royal Camp – Independent provider of complete turnkey camp rentals and catering services.
  • Polymer Plainfield – Injection molding and stamping company with facilities in North America and China.
  • Intair Fun Sun – FIT tour operator and air consolidator with destinations in the US and Eurpoe.
  • Resmor Capital – Provider of residential mortgage products and services across Canada.
  • Omstead Foods – Processor of frozen fruits, vegetables and coated appetizers for domestic and international markets.
  • DryAir – Manufacturer of innovated portable heating systems.
  • Aetas Health Care – Provider of home care and support services in Western Canada.
  • Highland Transport – Long haul just-in-time truckload carriers.
  • Cover-All – Manufacturer of pre-engineered, fabric-covered, steel-framed buildings.
  • Terralink – Regionally-focused, value-added horticultural distribution business.
  • Swiss Water – A green coffee bean processor with the only truly organic, chemical-free decaffeination process in the world.

Website: www.triwest.ca


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