Headwaters MB advised Windjammer Capital Investors on its acquisition of JWC Environmental, a manufacturer of over 200 highly engineered variations of grinders, screens and processing systems for the wastewater treatment industry, including the Muffin Monster sewage grinder. The transaction closed on August 3, 2011. The terms were undisclosed.

“Headwaters sourced a compelling acquisition opportunity for us. JWC is a clear market leader with a strong brand and is a great fit for Windjammer’s investment strategy,” said Jeff Miehe, Managing Director of Windjammer Capital Investors. Mr. Miehe added, “Windjammer’s resources will enable JWC to fully capitalize on its multiple growth opportunities. We are very excited about the opportunities ahead.”

Grant Garbers, Managing Director at Headwaters said, “It was a great pleasure to work with Jeff Miehe, Matt Anderson and team at Windjammer on this transaction. JWC presents a compelling platform for Windjammer in the dynamic water treatment industry. I am confident that the Windjammer team and JWC management will drive the business to new heights.”

About Windjammer Capital Investors
Windjammer Capital Investors, with offices in Newport Beach, California and Waltham, Massachusetts, is a national private investment firm that makes control and non-control investments in leading middle market companies in partnership with management. Founded in 1990, Windjammer manages institutional funds totaling over $1.2 billion of capital and is currently investing out of its latest fund of $575 million. In its history, Windjammer has closed on portfolio company investments with an aggregate value exceeding $7 billion. To learn more, visit www.windjammercapital.com.