In PE Deal, GM Goes Non-Auction Route
- GM to sell Electro-Motive Division. // Railway Age;Feb2005, Vol. 206 Issue 2, p6
Reports that General Motors Corp. agreed to sell its Electro-Motive Division to an investor group led by Greenbriar Equity Group LLC and Berkshire Partners LLC. Coverage of the transaction; Background on the rail industry investment of Berkshire Partners.
- General Motors has left the building to someone else. Phillips, Don // Trains;Aug2005, Vol. 65 Issue 8, p16
Comments on the sale of the Electro-Motive Division, the locomotive business of General Motors Corp., to a group led by Greenbriar Equity Group and Berkshire Partners. Name given to the locomotive business; Contribution of General Motors to railroad revolution; Implementation of standardization...
- IN BRIEF. // Rail Business Intelligence;4/21/2005, Issue 244, p3
Presents news briefs on the railroad industry in Great Britain as of April 2005. Completion of Greenbriar Equity Group and Berkshire Partners' acquisition of the locomotive and diesel engine manufacturing unit of General Motors; Overview of the dual-voltage test Electrical Motor Unit of Hitachi...
- EMD now "Electro-Motive Diesel" // Railway Age;May2005, Vol. 206 Issue 5, p13
Reports on the move by General Motors to sell its Electro-Motive Division to a consortium of investors led by Greenbriar Equity Group LLC and Berkshire Partners LLC. New name for the acquired company; Details on the deal; Officers of the acquired company.
- CITY PAGE. // Rail Business Intelligence;1/27/2005, Issue 238, p5
Reports on the sale of Electro-Motive Division (EMD) of General Motors to an investor group led by Greenbriar Equity Group and Berkshire Partners in 2005. Inclusion of the manufacturing facilities that covers EMD businesses in the agreement; Background on General Motors EMD.
- UPDATED: Today's Transactions. NOTO, ANTHONY // Mergers & Acquisitions Report;1/30/2012, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p1
The article presents an update on middle-market deals and other mergers and acquisitions (M&A) developments. Minefinders Corp. Ltd., a metals explorer, was acquired by Pan American Silver Corp. for 1.5 billion U.S. dollars. A private equity group led by Berkshire Partners and Greenbriar Equity...
- Electro-Motive Diesel launched. // Railway Gazette International;May2005, Vol. 161 Issue 5, p286
The article reports that acquisition of General Motors' Electro-Motive Division by Greenbriar Equity Group LLC, Berkshire Partners LLC and certain related parties has been completed, the company announced on April 4, 2005. The transaction covers all of the Electro-Motive businesses. Businesses...
- Air carrier lands investment. Kosdrosky, Terry // Crain's Detroit Business;08/07/2000, Vol. 16 Issue 32, p1
Reports the joint investment of Greenbriar Equity Group LLC and Berkshire Partners LLC on Active Aero Group, an emergency air charter manager in the United States. Implications for CharterNet, the online charter bidding system of the companies; Estimation of revenue generated by Active Aero as...
- GM finally bids adieu to EMD. Lustig, David // Trains;Apr2005, Vol. 65 Issue 4, p22
Reports on the decision of General Motors (GM) to sell its railroad diesel locomotive builder Electro-Motive Division (EMD) to Greenbriar Equity Group LLC and Berkshire Partners LLC. Terms of agreement; Background on private equity investments of Greenbriar; Problems encountered on EMD markets...