AE Industrial Partners has been one of the top private equity firms in the area of Aerospace and Defense. They are also a major force in power generation and specialty government services. The company turned heads today with the acquisition of Adcole Maryland Aerospace, also called AMA. AMA has been one of the leaders in the development of critical spacecraft components, including small satellites. They are known for handling the designing, manufacturing, and testing of essential spacecraft components from start to finish.
Of note, the acquisition of AMA by AE Industrial Partners represents the eighth acquisition the company has made during the preceding year. The amount of capital that is being spent by AE Industrial Partners to acquired these companies clearly indicates that AE Industrial Partners has big plans for the future.
A History of Adcole Maryland Aerospace
AMA was established more than 60 years ago in Massachusetts and played a major role in space exploration from its early days. AMA played a role in the United States’s victory over the Soviet Union in the space race, which came to be seen as a defining moment of the Cold War. AMA has been providing components that have been used to make satellites that operate in low-earth orbit and geosynchronous orbit. AMA has also played a role in the development of numerous interplanetary spacecraft that have explored Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, and the Asteroid Belt. The company has been able to combine new space technologies with its deep roots in spaceflight, making AMA uniquely positioned to push the envelope of today’s evolving space industry. AMA has been able to design optical sensors and tools for satellites that have advanced guidance, navigation, and control.
The Next Step for AE Industrial Partners
Clearly, AE Industrial Partners saw something special in AMA and made a push to acquire this pioneer in the world of space travel. Even though the industry has evolved over the past few years, AMA’s presence has remained the same. AE Industrial Partners believed they could combine their capabilities with those of AMA to open a new chapter in the world of spaceflight.
AE Industrial Partners is a leader in the industries of Aerospace, Defense, and Specialty Industries in the world of private equity. They specialize in identifying some of the top companies in the market and providing them with the capital necessary to push their operations to new heights. Over the years, AE Industrial Partners has worked hard to cultivate critical relationships in the industry, combining these with unparalleled experience to bring growth to target markets. The acquisition of AMA by AE Industrial Partners represents the next step in the growth of the space industry. AMA’s engineers have already delivered advanced equipment and provided unique skillsets to meet the growing demands of the space industry.