Hudson Avenue Advises Bluewater on a Refinancing for its Portfolio Company, Severn


Hudson Avenue Partners (“Hudson Avenue”) is pleased to announce that Severn Group (“Severn” or the “Company”), a portfolio investment of Bluewater Private Equity (“Bluewater”), has completed a refinancing transaction providing the Company with a highly-efficient capital structure and ample liquidity to support continued growth

Hudson Avenue acted as exclusive financial advisor to Bluewater and Severn in arranging the financing

About Severn Group

Founded in 1961, with headquarters in Gloucester, UK and Houston, TX, Severn Group, which includes Severn Glocon, ValvTechnologies and LB Bentley, is a leading group of companies specializing in the engineering and manufacturing of high-performance severe-service valve solutions for business-critical infrastructure. The Company offers a wide range of severe-service control, choke, butterfly and zero-leakage isolation valves, associated actuators and peripheral equipment, providing valve management as well as engineering support services to customers across power, nuclear generation, oil and gas, LNG, chemical processing, mining and minerals and other specialized industries.

For additional information, visit www.severnvalve.com.

About Bluewater Private Equity

Bluewater is a specialist international private equity firm focused on the middle-market industrial and energy infrastructure sectors. Its experienced investment and operating professionals drive value creation as they manage over $2.5 billion of investment across a portfolio of 17 companies. Bluewater has a prime focus on projects or technologies that contribute to the energy transition agenda and works to a diversified investment strategy based on the principles of sustainability and close working partnerships with best-in-class management teams. Bluewater has a strong focus on ESG and is a signatory to the UN Principles for Responsible Investment.

For additional information, visit www.bluewaterpe.com.

Hudson Avenue Partners