3 Rivers Capital Portfolio Company Acquires AGS Automotive Solutions BluDot Manufacturing | So Good News
The leading manufacturer of trailer brake systems is the latest acquisition for AGS as it continues the company’s corporate expansion.
PITTSBURGH, PA AND MUSKEGON; MI / ACCESSWIRE / December 1, 2022 / 3 Rivers Capital (https://3riverscap.com/) portfolio company AGS Automotive Solutions (https://www.agscompany.com/) continues its expansion drive with the acquisition of BluDot Manufacturing (https://bludotinc.com/). Rob Carskadden, CEO of AGS; 3 Rivers Capital and Logan Pitts announced.
South Bend, Headquartered in Indiana, BluDot Manufacturing manufactures towable recreational vehicles; motor homes; livestock trailers; trucks and utility trailers; snowmobile and ATV trailers; Marine Trailers and Other: Semi-Off-Road Trailers. BluDot’s innovative brake systems for the OEM trailer industry include hydraulic boxes, straight Includes air/hydraulic and electric/hydraulic trailer braking systems.
All BluDot products are of high quality; Custom packaged and designed for OEM assembly lines and maintenance centers using in-house manufacturing and pre-assembled components.
The addition of AGS’s BluDot follows the company’s recent acquisitions of brake bleeder products manufacturer Motive Products https://www.motiveproducts.com/ and BrakeQuip, LLC (https://brakequip.com) and maker of DIY systems for tubing and hoses. /).
“BluDot is a family-owned, second-generation success story that serves the hydraulic trailer industry as a trusted source for the highest quality OEM brake systems. Our acquisition of BluDot furthers AGS’ expansion into a worldwide name in the aftermarket and OE brake systems,” said Pitts.
“The addition of BluDot Manufacturing represents an exciting follow-up to our flagship acquisitions of Motive Products and BrakeQuip. The completion of this significant acquisition marks AGS Automotive Solutions’ continued commitment to growing the company into a quality industrial distributor of aftermarket products from respected brand manufacturers,” said Carskaddan.
3 Rivers Capital Portfolio Company Acquires AGS Automotive Solutions BluDot Manufacturing
About AGS Automotive Solutions:
AGS started in 1931 and produced a unique lubricant as its first product. Today, AGS is the brake, Largest manufacturer and distributor of fuel and transmission lines. AGS provides automotive specialty repair products; solutions and lubricants, automotive specialty repair products aimed at both the professional mechanic and the do-it-yourselfer from their home garage; AGS is headquartered in Muskegon, MI and can be found online at https://www.agscompany.com/
About the 3 rivers:
3 Rivers Capital is a private equity firm focused on acquisitions of control of small businesses with EBITDA between $4-15 million. Since its inception in 2005, 3 Rivers Capital has built expertise in acquiring family and entrepreneur-owned businesses that demonstrate a clear and compelling opportunity to create significant value. 3 Rivers Capital adds value through passionate management teams and dynamic assets and supportive partnerships. For more information on 3 Rivers Capital, visit 3 Rivers Capital. Contact Michael Zhong for new trading opportunities. [email protected].
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