Bridgepoint Announces $60mm Financing for TransWood Carriers, Inc.

February 16, 2018Omaha, NE – Bridgepoint Investment Banking (“Bridgepoint”) acted as the sole financing arranger to TransWood Carriers, Inc. (“TransWood”) on its $60mm global refinancing. Bank of America Merrill Lynch provided financing to support the transaction.

Bridgepoint Managing Director Wm. Lee Merritt commented “We thoroughly enjoyed assisting TransWood on this transaction. We enjoyed serving TransWood and utilizing our process and network of funders to source them optimal capital for this transaction, which position them well to continue to grow the Company.”

While reflecting on the new financing transaction, Brian K. Wood, the owner and President of TransWood said “Bridgepoint was good to work with, very thorough on preparation and quick to follow through on questions and concerns.” Bridgepoint wishes to thank Brian Wood and TransWood for the opportunity to allow our process and funder relationships to meet their current and future anticipated financing needs.

About Bridgepoint Investment Banking

Bridgepoint is a leading boutique middle market investment banking firm. The Bridgepoint team, through their broker dealer relationship with M&A Securities Group, an unaffiliated entity, serves clients over their corporate lifecycles by providing corporate finance advisory and merger and acquisition services.

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About TransWood Carriers, Inc.

TransWood has been in the specialized bulk transportation and logistics business since 1928. The Company is headquartered in Omaha, NE with over 900 employees across the U.S. at 40 terminals in 21 states. TransWood is currently ranked as the 11th largest tank truck carrier in the United States. Its services include dry & liquid bulk transportation, common carrier, contract carriage, equipment leasing, logistics, transloading and other specialized services.

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