dlhBOWLES
Canton, OH and Columbia, MD
High-Value Manufacturing (Automotive)
Leveraged Recapitalization and Merger of Equals
2014
MPE Partners, L.P.
Designer and manufacturer of engineered plastics and fluid flow solutions for the automotive, consumer, and industrial markets 
Active. Evaluating add-on acquisitions to extend product diversity and global reach
Recapitalization of Bowles Fluidics Corporation followed by a merger of equals with DLH Industries. The prior owners and management teams invested in the transaction
  • Leading designer and manufacturer of engineered plastics and fluid flow solutions
  • Leverage technology leadership, responsive engineering, and manufacturing and assembly process expertise to secure additional content on OEM vehicle platforms
  • Achieve significant revenue cross-selling synergies within the combined company
  • Capitalize on potentially transformative growth opportunities related to camera wash systems and evolving automotive material trends
  • Achieve enhanced scale, product diversity, and management depth in North America while exploring global expansion opportunities