PE-backed National Response Corp buys Boom-Tech

National Response Corporation, a portfolio company of J.F. Lehman & Company, has acquired Gortham, Maine-based Boom Technology Inc, a provider of environmental and emergency response solutions. No financial terms were disclosed.


NEW YORK, Nov. 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — National Response Corporation (“NRC”), a portfolio company of an investment affiliate of J.F. Lehman & Company, announced today the completion of the acquisition of Boom Technology, Inc. (“Boom-Tech”).

NRC is a leading global provider of specialty environmental, emergency response and industrial services. Headquartered in Great River, NY, with regional offices throughout the U.S. and internationally, NRC has more than 1,000 employees globally.

Boom-Tech is a leading provider of environmental and emergency response solutions in Maine. The company – the seventh add-on acquisition completed by NRC under J.F. Lehman’s sponsorship – is headquartered in Gortham, ME.

Paul Taveira, Chief Executive Officer of NRC, commented, “NRC has continued to expand its geographic presence and service offering in recent years and the addition of Boom-Tech strengthens our capabilities in the Northeastern U.S. We are very happy to welcome the Boom-Tech team and look forward to continuing to grow NRC’s business in this region.”

“NRC has demonstrated strong growth by expanding its geographic footprint and depth of service offerings since our acquisition in 2012. Boom-Tech is a continuation of this strategy and brings a strategic facility in Maine as well as new customer relationships to NRC’s portfolio,” said Alex Harman, Partner at J.F. Lehman & Company.

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