Private equity deals

March 11, 2013, 6:27 PM UTC

TPG Capital has won the auction for Australian poultry producer Inghams Enterprises at an enterprise value reported to be between A$900 million and $1 billion. TPG beats out The Blackstone Group, in a process managed by Investec Bank.

Bridge, a social investment group focused on the rural Philippines, has launched with $24 million in equity funding from Accion, Bamboo Finance, DEG, FMO and chairman Paul Kocourek.

Energy Capital Partners
 has agreed to acquire three merchant generation power stations fromDominion (NYSE: D). No financial terms were disclosed. The stations are in Illinois and

Equistone Partners Europe has acquired a majority stake in Bretèche Industrie Group, a France-based provider of manufacturing and production equipment for the agro-food, pharmaceutical and cosmetics industries. The seller was Azulis Capital, while Céréa Capital co-invested alongside Equistone. No financial terms were disclosed.

Intervale Capital has formed Certus Energy Solutions, a Houston, Texas-based provider of oil country tubular goods and other downhole products. No financial terms were disclosed. Certus will be led by Patrick Williamson, a former senior VP at Key Energy Services.

PAI Partners
 has acquired ADB Solutions, a Brussels–based provider of airfield lighting solutions, from Montagu Private Equity. No financial terms were disclosed.

Source Refrigeration & HVAC
, an Anaheim, Calif.-based portfolio company of Arsenal Capital Partners, has acquired TP Electrical, a White, Ga.-based provider of electrical and EMS contracting to commercial clients in the Southeastern United States.

Thomsons Online Benefits Ltd., a London-based provider of SaaS-based benefit and pension administration, workflow and reporting solutions, has raised an undisclosed amount of private equity funding from Veronis Suhler Stevenson.

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