Private equity deals

May 15, 2012, 6:11 PM UTC

Court Square Capital Partners has acquired PRV Aerospace LLC, an Everett, Wash.-based provider of components, subassemblies and assemblies to aerospace manufacturers, from Platte River Ventures. No financial terms were disclosed.

Golf Town, a Canadian golf retailer owned by OMERS Private Equity, has agreed to acquire U.S. golf retailer Golfsmith International Holdings (Nasdaq: GOLF) for approximately US$96.5 million, or $6.10 per share.

The Jordan Company has acquired VT Services Inc., a provider of engineering and logistics services primarily for U.S. Department of Defense customers, from Babcock International Group PLC. No financial terms were disclosed.

KPS Capital Partners has agreed to acquire ThyssenKrupp Waupaca Inc., a Waupaca, Wisc.–based iron foundry that produces gray and ductile iron castings, from ThyssenKrupp Budd Co., a subsidiary of ThyssenKrupp AG. No financial terms were disclosed.

Pacific Brands (ASX: PBG), an Australian apparel company, said that talks with suitors like KKR and TPG Capital have ended without a formal offer being made.

Superior Capital Partners has acquired the gourmet desserts division of Heinz North America, which will be renamed Dianne’s Fine Desserts. No financial terms were disclosed.

Symphony Technology Group has acquired the pharma-related healthcare analytics business of Dutch information services company Wolters Kluwer. No financial terms were disclosed.

Topspin LBO has led an acquisition of Brighter Dental Care, a regional dental practice management practice in New Jersey. No financial terms were disclosed for the deal, which also included participation by AUA Private Equity.

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