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ConCreate Investment Announcement

Calgary, Alberta TriWest Capital Partners of Calgary, Alberta (“TriWest”) is pleased to announce that it has invested in ConCreate USL Limited Partnership (“ConCreate”). The investment was made in partnership with ConCreate’s existing principals, Gord Tozer and Derek Martin, and the rest of the senior management...

TriWest Capital Partners announces its investment in the Driving Force Inc.

Calgary, Alberta TriWest Capital Partners of Calgary, Alberta (“TriWest”) is pleased to announce that it has invested in The Driving Force Inc. and its related entities (“The Driving Force” or “the Company”). The investment was made in partnership with The Driving Force’s existing Principal, who...

TriWest Capital Partners Announce Two New Managing Directors

Calgary, Alberta The principals of TriWest Capital Partners are pleased to announce the hiring of two new Managing Directors who will become principals in the firm. Michael (Mick) MacBean was formerly the CEO of Diamond Energy Services, a company he founded in 1996. Prior to that,...

TerraLink Divestiture Announcement

Calgary, Alberta TriWest Capital Partners of Calgary, Alberta (“TriWest”) is pleased to announce that the operations and assets of TerraLink Horticulture Inc. (“TerraLink” or the “Company”), a TriWest Fund I portfolio company, have been sold to Stern Partners Inc. (“Stern Partners”). The senior management...

Gardewine Investment Announcement

Calgary, Alberta TriWest Capital Partners of Calgary, Alberta (“TriWest”) is pleased to announce that it has invested in the Gardewine Group of Companies (“Gardewine”). The investment was made in partnership with Gardewine’s senior management team and the existing Principals, who have retained a significant ownership...

Fraser River Pile & Dredge Investment Announcement

Calgary, AB TriWest Capital Partners of Calgary, Alberta (“TriWest”) is pleased to announce that it has invested in Fraser River Pile & Dredge (“FRPD”). The investment was made in partnership with FRPD’s senior management team and the existing Principals, who have retained a significant ownership...

Vanguard Plastics Ltd. (VPL) announces the acquisition of Primex Manufacturing Ltd. (August 2008)

Calgary, Alberta TriWest Capital Partners of Calgary, Alberta (“TriWest”) is pleased to announce the acquisition of Primex Manufacturing Ltd. (“Primex”) by Vanguard Plastics Ltd. (“Vanguard”), a TriWest Fund II portfolio company, solidifying Vanguard’s market position as a value-added supplier selling primarily to the construction materials industry. About...

KMC Mining Corporation Investment Announcement

Calgary, Alberta TriWest Capital Partners of Calgary, Alberta (“TriWest”) is pleased to announce that it has invested in KMC Mining Corporation (“KMC”) in partnership with KMC’s senior management team, Alberta Investment Management Corp. (“AIMCo”), ATB Investment Management Inc. (“ATB Investment Management”) and Kensington Capital Partners Limited...

TriWest Capital Partners Announces the Closing of its $250 Million Third Fund

CALGARY, July 25 – Building on its previous success, TriWest Capital Partners has closed its third fund, TriWest Capital Partners III, L.P. (“Fund III”), with commitments totaling $250 million. Strong relationships with its existing and two new Limited Partners allowed TriWest to complete the fundraising...

RTL-Robinson Enterprises and Westcan Bulk Transport Partnership Announcement

Calgary, Alberta TriWest Capital Partners of Calgary, Alberta (“TriWest”) is pleased to announce that RTL-Robinson Enterprises Ltd. (“RTL”), a TriWest Fund II portfolio company, and Westcan Bulk Transport Ltd. (“Westcan”) combined operations on May 1, 2007 to create the largest niche commodity hauler in Western Canada...