Aegion, Big Water Deals on the Menu for Outsiders

3 Mar 2021
Available with corporate subscription

On 16 February 2021, St. Louis, Missouri-based Aegion Corporation announced that it had entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by private equity firm New Mountain Capital. The US$963 million deal is expected to close in the second quarter of 2021.

In this Research Note:

  • Company transaction & details
  • New Mountain moves into growing trenchless pipe market
  • Private equity firms continue to show interest in water