Allentown, PA – (NewMediaWire) – January 03, 2022 – Allentown, PA – (NewMediaWire) – January 03, 2022 – American Energy Partners, Inc. (“American Energy”) (PINK: AEPT), a diversified energy company, is pleased to announce the completion of the previously announced energy services company acquisition (“Acquisition”) of Apex Energy Service, LLC, a Pennsylvania limited liability company located in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania, (“Apex”) effective January 1, 2022. Total consideration for the Acquisition was funded through a combination of cash, conventional debt, and common stock. American Energy is to pay potential contingent consideration based on the achievement of specific EBITDA growth targets of the Company over the next three years.
Apex is a regional provider of services in Ohio, West Virginia and Pennsylvania including:
· Oil and gas services – containment, pressure washing, water hauling, roustabouts and vacuum services
· Facilities maintenance – sediment control, concrete, slip repair and excavation
· Logistics – trucking and hot shot services
Highlights of the Acquisition include:
· Represents an increase in annualized unaudited revenue of approximately $7,000,000 beginning in Q1 2022. Expanding American Energy’s forecasted 2022 revenue to $13,000,000
· An additional 55 employees that bring American Energy’s total employee count to about 100
· Adding to American Energy’s facilities in Allentown, PA; Washington, PA; Hunker, PA; and Jane Lew, WV. The Apex transaction includes three facilities in Canonsburg, PA; Monongahela, PA; and Wheeling, WV
Albert Bove Jr., who will remain President of Apex, commented on the deal, “I could not have envisioned a better scenario for not only the founders of Apex but for Apex as a whole. American Energy brings an entire suite of know-how and I couldn’t be happier to be a part of their growing family.”
American Energy’s CEO Brad Domitrovitsch stated, “The Apex transaction is significant in the growth story of American Energy. We continue to deliver on our objective of filling our Company with high quality, cash flowing assets that are backed by exceptional management teams. We are looking forward to another high growth year with 2022 off to a promising start.”
American Energy Partners, Inc. (AEPT)
American Energy Partners, Inc. (AEPT) is an American conglomerate holding company. American Energy Partners provides shareholder value through the acquisition and growth of energy assets, energy and infrastructure services, and the design, build, and operations of regional water treatment facilities.
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