Equity Risk Partner Leads Insurance Due Diligence for the Acquisition of Robichaux Automation and Control, Inc. by USJ-IMECO, a Portfolio Company of J.F. Lehman & Company

Aerospace, Defense & Government Contracting

In our most recent transaction, Equity Risk Partners led the insurance due diligence for the acquisition of Robichaux Automation and Control, Inc.("RAACI" of the "Company" by USJ-IMECO, a portfolio company of J.F. Lehman & Company, Inc. ("JFLCO")

Company: RAACI designs, assembles and integrates electrical, control and automation systems for commercial and government vessels. The Company's core systems and product offerings include a range of proprietary ship control, alarm, monitoring, propulsion, switchboard and power management systems as well as other advanced marine technologies. The Company is headquartered just outside New Orleans, LA.

Investor: USJ-IMECO is a leading independent provider of turnkey marine joiner, distributed and electro-mechanical systems and solutions for government and commercial customers involved in new ship construction and vessel maintenance, repair and overhaul. Headquartered in Crozet, VA and Iron Mountain, MI, the company employs approximately 600 people across the United States.

JFLCO is a private equity investment firm that focuses exclusively on acquiring middle market companies in the defense, aerospace and maritime industries and the technologies that originate from them. Headquartered in New York, JFLCO has transatlantic resources and capabilities and an additional office in Washington, D.C.  To date, the firm has made investments in companies with an aggregate transaction value of approximately $2.3 billion.

Equity Risk Partners is the only global, full service insurance, risk management, and employee benefits brokerage focused exclusively on private equity firms, alternative asset managers, and their portfolio companies. Serving private equity firms since 1994, our professionals have had a meaningful impact on hundreds of deals.

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