Industry Reports

Published on: 11/30/2020
Capstone Headwaters’ Industrial Technology Group (ITG) has published its periodic sector update.  In this report, ITG shares observations from its advisory experience with highly specialized smart water companies such as RedZone and also discusses how smart water technologies and digital solutions are proliferating across various applications.  
Published on: 10/21/2019
Capstone Headwaters has published its Industrial Technology Update: Robotics Segment Highlight. The report discusses observations from our advisory experience with successful robotics companies such as RedZone Robotics and Bell and Howell in the context of robotics & automation technologies that are proliferating across Infrastructure, Warehouse, and Retail end-markets.
Published on: 09/04/2018
For the fourth consecutive year, results of the American Water Works Association’s State of the Water Industry Report revealed that the renewal and replacement of the aging water and wastewater infrastructure is the top issue facing the water industry, according to respondents. Industry operators and experts agree that our nation’s water and wastewater infrastructure is aging and overburdened, and that investment is lagging, as evidenced by the findings of the report as well as by the D grade issued in the American Society of Civil Engineers’ 2017 Infrastructure Report Card.
Published on: 03/20/2018
Deal activity in the Water Infrastructure industry was brisk in 2017, with 111 announced or closed transactions. While strategic buyers drove 68.5% of total deals, financial buyers increased their deal share to 31.5% from 19.8% the previous year. Year-over-year the number of platform acquisitions made by private equity groups (PEGs) more than doubled, from six in 2016 to 14 in 2017.
Published on: 05/04/2017
The latest issue of our Opportunities in Water Technology Report, highlighting trends in M&A, financing, IPOs and capital markets for private and public companies in Water Technology, is now available.
Published on: 02/01/2017
The latest issue of our Industrial Technology Value-Added Distributors Sector Overview, highlighting trends in M&A, financing, IPOs and capital markets for private and public companies in Industrial Technology sector, is now available.  Highlights from this report include: