Sterigenics said yesterday it picked up microbiology testing service provider Nelson Laboratories for an undisclosed amount. Salt Lake City, Utah-based Nelson Labs provides microbiology testing services for the medical device, pharmaceutical and tissue industries and employs 570 individuals, including 300 scientists and 60 registered specialist microbiologists. “This is a significant strategic acquisition to help build out […]
Sterigenics said yesterday it purchased Brazilian sterilization firm Companhia Brasileira de Esterilização. The Latin American company is the largest sterilization and microbial load reduction firm in the region and the first to use gamma sterilization in Brazil, according to Sterigenics. “This strategic geographic acquisition demonstrates our commitment to expanding our global footprint in order to […]
Private equity firm Warburg Pincus acquired a majority stake in contact sterilization provider Sterigenics International, according to GTCR, which bought the company in 2011.
Nordion‘s stock came off the Toronto Stock Exchange this week after Sterigenics put a ribbon on the $826 million acquisition.
Sterigenics International Inc. is changing private equity ownership for $675 million.
Chicago-based firm GTCR LLC entered into a deal to buy the sterilization and ionization services company from fellow Chicagoans PPM America Capital Partners and Europe-based Silverfleet Capital.
The companies expect the deal to close by the end of the second quarter of 2011.