Ropes & Gray Advises Osmose Utilities Services in its Sale to EQT Infrastructure
Ropes & Gray advised Osmose Utilities Services, Inc. in its sale to EQT Infrastructure from Kohlberg Investors VII, a fund managed by Kohlberg & Company, LLC. EQT will support Osmose in its next phase of development as the company focuses on accelerating service expansion with existing and new customers. The transaction was announced on Jan. 24.
Osmose, founded in 1934 and headquartered in Peachtree City, Ga., is the leading provider of critical inspection, maintenance and restoration services for wood and steel infrastructure in the United States.
The Ropes & Gray team was led by private equity partner William Shields, tax partner Benjamin Rogers, benefits partner Danna Kivell and private equity associate William Baker.