HUMBLE, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–January 8, 2019– Warren Equity Partners, a lower middle market private equity fund, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Magneto & Diesel Injector Service, Inc. (“M&D Distributors” or the “Company”). M&D Distributors, based in Humble, TX, is a leading aftermarket distributor of mission-critical parts and components for maintaining and repairing diesel-powered engines within primarily Texas, Oklahoma, and Louisiana. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190108005945/en/ Warren Equity acquired a majority interest in M&D Distributors from the Ingram family, who founded the Company in 1943 to provide repair services to the shipping and rail industries during World War II. The Ingram family invested … [Read more...] about Warren Equity Announces Acquisition of M&D Distributors
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Building a robot that can do anything well is a tough challenge. Building one that can stand up to another robot trying to violently put it out of commission is an even harder task. But it makes for some entertaining television! It is this combination that thrust a few creative robot building teams into the world of Robot Wars. A few weeks ago I learned that a friend from that period in my life had died following an illness. I hadn’t seen [Mik] for a few years as our lives had drifted apart, but if we were to turn back the clock nearly a couple of decades you would find us and about twenty other fellow members of the Ixion British motorcyclist’s mailing list hard at work building a Robot Wars robot. The hard work and determination make this a great story. But even more so it’s fun to look back on the state of the art of the time and see some clever workarounds in a time when robot building was just starting to be approachable by the average engineer. The Cutting Edge … [Read more...] about Ever Wonder How The Bots On Robot Wars Were Built?