The Halifax Group & J.W. Childs announce the sale of Universal Hospital Services, Inc. to Bear Sterns Merchant Banking

DALLAS, TX – June 4, 2007 – The Halifax Group (“Halifax”) and J.W. Childs (“JWC”) announced today their successful exit from Universal Hospital Services, Inc. (“UHS”) to Bear Sterns Merchant Banking (“BSMB”) for $712 million. Halifax in partnership with JWC and management acquired UHS in October 2003, in a recapitalization transaction. UHS, headquartered in Edina ,… Read more »


The Halifax Group closes investment in The Taylor Companies

DALLAS, TX  – September 9, 2006 – The Halifax Group announced today that it has completed a majority recapitalization of The Taylor Companies, a leading provider of transportation and logistics services for crude oil, condensate, and natural gas liquids. James Ballengee , Taylor’s Chief Executive Officer, has retained a significant minority stake in the Company…. Read more »


The Halifax Group announces sale of SoilSafe to an affiliate of American Capital Strategies, Ltd. for $114.5 million

WASHINGTON, DC – September 19, 2005 – The Halifax Group today announced that it has sold Soil Safe, Inc. (“Soil Safe”), a leading provider of value-added soil treatment and placement services in the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States, to an affiliate of American Capital Strategies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: ACAS) for $114.5 million. Concurrent with the sale… Read more »


Carousel Capital and The Halifax Group Exit Meineke Car Care Centers

Successful Recapitalization After Twenty-Two Months CHARLOTTE, NC  and WASHINGTON, DC – June 16, 2005 – Carousel Capital and The Halifax Group announced today their successful exit from Meineke Car Care Centers, Inc. through a management-led recapitalization with financing provided by Allied Capital. Carousel and Halifax acquired Meineke in partnership with management in August of 2003. Meineke,… Read more »


The Halifax Group buys Maverick Healthcare Group

PHOENIX, AZ – March 1, 2005 – The Halifax Group announced today it took majority control of Maverick Healthcare Group (“Maverick”), a leading provider of comprehensive home healthcare products and services in the Southwest. Managing Members of Maverick, David Scheven and Tom Martin, have retained a significant equity stake in the Company. Terms were not… Read more »


The Halifax Group closes acquisition of PolyPipe, leading U.S. manufacturer of polyethylene pressure pipe

DALLAS, TX -February 25, 2005 – The Halifax Group announced today that it has completed the acquisition of PolyPipe, a leading U.S. manufacturer of polyethylene pressure pipe, from a subsidiary of Rinker Group Limited, for a purchase price of $60 million. PolyPipe, headquartered in Gainesville, Texas, is the second largest manufacturer of polyethylene pressure pipe… Read more »


The Halifax Group Announces Successful First Exit with the Sale of MTW Corporation

FORT WORTH, TX – July 24, 2001 – The Halifax Group announced today the sale of one of its portfolio companies, MTW Corporation, to The Innovation Group plc (“TiG”), a UK public entity. For The Halifax Group, the transaction represents a successful first exit in its initial fund, providing a significant premium to the initial investment it… Read more »