Roberts-Gordon LLC Profile

Sterling Group Acquires Roberts-Gordon LLC
The Sterling Group Completes the Acquisition of Roberts-Gordon LLC

HOUSTON, TX (July 02, 2014) – The Sterling Group, a middle market private equity firm based in Houston, Texas, announced that its affiliated investment fund, Sterling Group Partners III, L.P., completed the acquisition of Roberts-Gordon LLC (“Roberts-Gordon”) on July 1, 2014.

Headquartered in Buffalo, New York, Roberts-Gordon designs and manufactures specialty commercial and industrial HVAC equipment as well as industrial process and finishing equipment. The company’s diverse product offering is utilized in a range of niche market applications, primarily in manufacturing facilities, warehouses, vehicle service shops, educational facilities, commercial offices, energy terminals, chicken houses and retail establishments. Roberts-Gordon operates six manufacturing facilities in the United States and the United Kingdom.

“Roberts-Gordon is a leading manufacturer in a number of niche HVAC applications,” said John Hawkins, Partner at The Sterling Group. “Sterling’s partnership with the company will focus on the significant organic growth opportunities that exist and will support acquisitions into complementary HVAC markets.”

The Sterling Group has a long history of helping industrial companies reach new levels of financial performance.

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Roberts-Gordon LLC is a former subsidiary company of A.J. Industries, Inc.

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Roberts-Gordon LLC

1250 William Street
P.O. Box 44
Buffalo, NY 14240
Phone: 716.852.0854
Toll Free: 800.828.7450

Roberts-Gordon LLC HVAC Brand Names:
Roberts-Gordon LLC Product Lines
  • CORAYVAC® Vacuum Systems
  • ULTRAVAC™ Modulating Controls
  • VANTAGE® Modulating Heaters, Unitary Heaters, Harsh Environment Heaters, Large Input Heaters, Negative Pressure Heaters
  • GORDONRAY® Positive Pressure Heaters
  • CARIBE® Garage Heater