27 June 2018

Miller Johnson Represents Fleet Engineers in Sale to Tramec Sloan

The Transaction
Miller Johnson represented Fleet Engineers, Inc. in a sale transaction with Tramec Sloan L.L.C. Fleet Engineers is a Muskegon, Michigan based manufacturer and distributor of commercial vehicle and industrial products for the heavy-duty truck and trailer markets. Fleet Engineers will function as an autonomous division of Tramec Sloan.

Fleet Engineers President Wes Eklund said, “Our combined commitment to growth, business development and exceeding customer expectations will further improve our ability to serve our current customers, expand our reach, and position our companies to respond to commercial vehicle and industrial opportunities nationwide.” Mr. Eklund also stated that “Miller Johnson played a pivotal role in helping to craft solutions and close the negotiations.”

Charter Capital served as investment banker for Fleet Engineers. Dustin Daniels led Miller Johnson’s team of Loic Dimithe (Corporate/M&A), Neil Williams (Tax), Jim Ens (Real Estate), Alan Schwartz (Environmental), Mary Bauman (Benefits) and Jeff Gray (Benefits).

Fleet Engineers Inc.
( Fleet Engineers was founded more than 50 years ago and designs, manufactures and distributes value-added product line solutions for aerodynamics, door systems, spray control and truck and trailer parts and accessories for the trucking industry.

Tramec Sloan L.L.C.
( For over thirty-five years, Tramec Sloan has been a manufacturer and distributor providing commercial vehicle and industrial products to the heavy-duty truck and trailer markets including original equipment manufacturers and the aftermarket in the United States. Tramec Sloan has manufacturing and distribution locations in Michigan, Ohio and Kansas, and warehouse locations in Ontario, Canada and Texas.

Miller Johnson’s Mergers and Acquisitions Group

Miller Johnson’s M&A practice group collaborates with clients and their advisors to structure, negotiate and close deals and to navigate the various challenges that can arise in the context of mergers, acquisitions, dispositions and other business combination or investment transactions.

Miller Johnson is top listed for mergers and acquisitions with U.S. News & World Report’’ Best Law Firms and is ranked by Chambers USA. At The M&A Advisor’s national awards and the M&A Deals and Dealmakers regional awards, Miller Johnson attorneys are consistently involved in deals honored as winners and finalists. For further information, please contact Dustin Daniels at (616) 831-1737.