Acquisitions, Mergers and Divestitures

Representative Work

TriWest Capital Partners Invests in HPC Energy Services Ltd.

Counsel to HPC Energy Services Ltd. in a 2018 Plan of Arrangement whereby TriWest Capital Partners acquired a majority interest in HPC Energy Services Ltd.

Acquisition of HNZ Group Inc. (Canadian Helicopters Limited)

Counsel to Don Wall and CHL Heli-Acquisition Company Ltd. in the 2017 $232 million acquisition of HNZ Group Inc. (Canadian Helicopters Limited).

Enerflex Ltd. Acquisition of Mesa Compression, LLC

Counsel to Enerflex Ltd., through the U.S. entity Enerflex Energy Systems Inc., in its 2017 US$106 million acquisition of U.S. based contract compression business, Mesa Compression, LLC.

VolkerWessels Canada Ltd. Acquisition of a Private Construction and Highway Maintenance Company

Counsel to VolkerWessels Canada Ltd.(Volker Stevin) in connection with its 2016 acquisition of a private construction and highway maintenance company, Lakes District Maintenance Ltd.

The Scoular Company Asset Acquisition from Legumex Walker Inc.

Counsel to The Scoular Company in connection with the 2015 $94 million acquisition of the assets of the Special Crops Division of Legumex Walker Inc.

Ag Growth International Inc. Acquisition of Westeel Division of VicWest Inc.

Counsel to Ag Growth International the 2015 $221 million acquisition of the Westeel Division of Vicwest Inc.

Mullen Group Ltd. Acquisition of Gardewine Group Limited Partnership

Counsel to Mullen Group Ltd. in the 2014 $172 million acquisition of Manitoba-based Gardewine Group Limited Partnership.

Command Fishing and Pipe Recovery Ltd. Acquisitions

Counsel to Command Fishing and Pipe Recovery Ltd. in the 2014 acquisition of three private wireline and fishing companies.

Triwest Capital Partners Acquisition of NCSG Crane & Heavy Haul Corporation

Counsel to Triwest Capital Partners and Alberta Teachers’ Retirement Fund in connection with the 2014 acquisition of a majority interest in NCSG Crane & Heavy Haul Corporation.

Pacer Construction Sale to MasTec, Inc.

Counsel to Pacer Construction Holdings Corporation and its affiliated operating companies, a leading contractor in Western Canada, in connection with its 2014 US$213 million sale to MasTec, Inc.

Big Country Energy Services Inc. Sale to MasTec, Inc.

Counsel to Big Country Energy Services Inc., a leader in oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids gathering systems and pipeline construction, pipeline modification and replacement services, and compressor and pumping station construction, in connection with its 2013 sale to MasTec, Inc., in a transaction valued at over $127 million. 

Elbow River Marketing Limited Partnership to Parkland Fuel Corporation

Counsel to Elbow River Marketing Limited Partnership, a North American transporter, supplier and marketer of petroleum products, including liquefied petroleum gases (butane, propane, and condensate), crude oil, heavy fuel oil, and refined fuel and bio-fuel products, in connection with its 2013 sale to Parkland Fuel Corporation, in a transaction valued at $95 million.  

Canada Diagnostic Centres Acquisition

Counsel to Canada Diagnostic Centres, an Alberta based radiological imaging provider, in connection with its 2012 acquisition of the Alberta diagnostic imaging business of CML HealthCare Inc.

Calgary Flames Acquisition of Calgary Stampeders

Counsel to the Calgary Flames, as part of BD&P's ongoing representation, in connection with the acquisition of a majority interest in the CFL's Calgary Stampeders. 

Priviti Capital Corporation Fund Establishment

Counsel to Priviti Capital Corporation, a leading private equity firm specializing in the Canadian energy market, in connection with the ongoing establishment and financing, to date, of seven separate funds for proceeds approaching $300 million. 

Top-Co LP Sale to Avista Capital Partners

Counsel to Top-Co LP, a leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of float equipment and centralization casing cementing equipment and accessories servicing the global energy industry, in connection with its 2012 sale to Avista Capital Partners, a leading private equity firm. 

TriWest Capital Partners Investment in Northern Mat & Bridge Ltd.

Counsel to TriWest Capital Partners, one of Canada's leading private equity firms, in connection with its 2012 equity investment in Northern Mat & Bridge Ltd. 

Oil Lift Technology Sale to Dover

Counsel to Oil Lift Technology Inc., one of the world's leading manufacturers of artificial lift systems for the oil & gas industry, in connection to its 2011 sale to Dover Corporation.

Carson Energy Services Sale to Flint Energy Services

Counsel to Carson Energy Services Ltd., a diversified provider of pipeline and facility construction services and related energy services throughout western Canada, in connection with the 2011 $170 million sale to Flint Energy Services Ltd. 

SMART Technologies Acquisition of NextWindow

Counsel to SMART Technologies Inc., the world's leading provider of interactive whiteboards, in connection with its 2010 $82 million acquisition of New Zealand-based NextWindow (Next Holding Limited), a leading optical touch technology designer and manufacturer. 

DC Energy Services Sale to Total Energy Services

Counsel to DC Energy Services Inc., a provider of oilfield transportation services, oilfield equipment and tank rentals and fluid supply services, in connection with its 2010 $44 million sale to Total Energy Services Inc., a diversified energy services supplier.