Industrial Technology

Industrial technology has surpassed a critical tipping point, with companies investing in the transition from legacy, mechanical systems to digital devices that harness data for improved visibility and real-time decision making. The move towards greater industrial automation improves control, precision and efficiency and creates unprecedented opportunities for investment and growth. LLR teams up with seasoned industry executives to deliver guidance, market insight and value creation resources that help companies scale to their next stage of growth.

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Targeted sectors

LLR invests $15M – $100M of equity in private companies with proven, scalable business models and strong organic growth. We are comfortable making minority or majority investments, and seek to partner with business owners and managers who share our focus on long-term value creation.

Measurement & Control

  • Test & Measurement
  • Process Controls & Monitoring
  • Industrial Automation
  • IoT, Asset Tracking & Remote Monitoring
  • Environmental Monitoring & Analysis

Niche Manufacturing

  • Electronic Components
  • Engineered Products
  • Connectors and Cable Assemblies

Services & Distribution

  • Industrial Services
  • Testing, Inspection & Certification
  • Specialty Distribution

3SI Security Systems
Agility Recovery
CompoSecure
Eyewitness Surveillance
Geoforce
InnaPhase
Key2Act
Maxwell Systems
Mercury Security
Quintiq
SDI Inc.
Singer Equities
UltiSat
WorldAware
Geoforce Expands into Canada with Acquisition of Trakopolis

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Geoforce Expands into Canada with Acquisition of Trakopolis

January 21, 2020

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Transaction represents the company’s second acquisition in 10 months and further enhances its leadership in Industrial IoT (IIoT) and field...

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LLR Partners Acquires a Majority Stake in Geoforce

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LLR Partners Acquires a Majority Stake in Geoforce

December 17, 2019

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Capital to support continued innovation of leading field asset tracking solution for Oil & Gas and other industries Geoforce, a...

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Beyond the Hype: Industry 4.0 in Action

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Ron Fijalkowski Ron Fijalkowski

Beyond the Hype: Industry 4.0 in Action

April 19, 2019

Technology

Industry 4.0 hasn’t just made industrial technology incrementally better, it has completely changed the rules. Industry 4.0 has brought sophisticated...

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Industrial Tech is Having a Renaissance: Is Your Company Ready for It?

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Chuck Dubois Chuck Dubois

Industrial Tech is Having a Renaissance: Is Your Company Ready for It?

February 14, 2019

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The impact of technology in industrial settings today is transformative, but in the coming years, we’ll see unimaginable advances in...

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LLR Backs Executives for Industrial Tech Buy-and-Build Strategy

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LLR Backs Executives for Industrial Tech Buy-and-Build Strategy

November 1, 2018

LLR has partnered with Chuck Dubois, former Sector CEO of Environmental & Analysis at Halma, and Jesse Gray, former VP,...

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Considering an Industrial IoT (Internet of Things) Strategy? Read This First.

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Joel Young Joel Young

Considering an Industrial IoT (Internet of Things) Strategy? Read This First.

July 24, 2018

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IoT provides and enables the connection between machines, devices, sensors or “Things” and software applications to drive business optimization, and...

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LLR Partners Closes $1.2 Billion Fund

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LLR Partners Closes $1.2 Billion Fund

June 13, 2018

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LLR Partners, a lower middle market private equity firm, announces the final closing of LLR Equity Partners V, L.P. (“LLR...

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Electronic Access Control & The Future of Security: Is the Lock and Key Obsolete?

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Ron Virden Ron Virden

Electronic Access Control & The Future of Security: Is the Lock and Key Obsolete?

May 21, 2018

Technology

The lock and key has been protecting humans and their possessions for more than 2,000 years, but its reign may...

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ACRE Announces the Sale of Mercury Security Products

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ACRE Announces the Sale of Mercury Security Products

September 18, 2017

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Access Control Related Enterprises, LLC (ACRE), owner of Vanderbilt, a manufacturer of access control, intrusion and video solutions, and ComNet,...

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