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Deal Trends in the Construction Industry

Construction Technology’s deals dashboard tracks deal trends in the construction industry. The dashboard provides an extensive analysis by capturing trends in terms of deal types, geographies, industry players, advisory firms, and the number of deals and their value.

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Construction Technology’s deals dashboard tracks deal trends in the construction industry.

Construction industry deal activity by deal type - volume (Last 12 months)

The deals dashboard provides an insightful and thorough overview of deal activity in terms of deal types and the number of deals in the global construction industry over the last 12 months. It covers mergers and acquisitions (M&As), private equity and venture financing deal types.

Construction industry deal activity by deal type - value (Last 12 months)

Construction Technology’s deals dashboard offers an analysis on deal activity in the global construction industry in terms of deal type and value. Deal types encompassing M&As, private equity and venture financing are tracked over the last 12 months.

Mergers and acquisitions in the construction industry

Construction Technology provides an overview of M&A deal activity in the construction industry. Besides M&A deals, the dashboard tracks the leading M&A financial and legal advisors, and M&A deal activity by theme.

Construction industry M&A deal activity by region (Last 12 months)

Construction Technology’s deals dashboard tracks M&A transactions recorded in the construction industry in different regions in the last 12-month period.

Largest M&A deals in the construction industry

The following table lists details of the largest merger and acquisition deals in terms of value in the global construction industry.

Acquirer Target Deal Date Value (US$m)
Prologis Duke Realty 10 May 2022 26,000.0
American Tower CoreSite Realty 15 Nov 2021 10,100.0
Government of France Electricite de France 13 Jul 2022 9,830.8
Bouygues Equans 06 Nov 2021 8,200.2
Cameco Westinghouse Electric 11 Oct 2022 7,875.0
Adani Group Ambuja Cements 14 Jul 2022 6,220.0
Sika Master Builders Solutions Deutschland 11 Nov 2021 6,003.2
Blackstone Real Estate Income Trust Preferred Apartment Communities 16 Feb 2022 5,800.0
Xuzhou Construction Machinery Group XCMG Construction Machinery 08 Jul 2022 5,768.9
Source: GlobalData Deals database

M&A deals advisor rankings in the construction industry (2021 vs. 2020)

Construction Technology’s deals dashboard reveals top financial and legal advisors to M&A deals by both deal value and volume in the global construction industry during 2020 and 2021.

M&A financial advisor rankings in the construction industry

Construction Technology compares rankings of leading financial advisors to M&A transactions in terms of deal value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
Morgan Stanley 1 4
JPMorgan Chase 2 5
Citigroup 3 2
Bank of America 4 7
UBS Group 5 10
Deutsche Bank 6 32
J.P. Morgan Securities 7 15
The Goldman Sachs Group 8 1
Evercore 9 11
Lazard 10 8
Source: GlobalData Deals database

Construction Technology compares rankings of leading financial advisors to M&A transactions in terms of deal value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
Samsung Securities 1 10
Houlihan Lokey 2 7
Morgan Stanley 3 11
Citigroup 4 2
Lazard 5 3
Generation Growth Capital 6 4
JPMorgan Chase 7 12
Bank of America 8 14
The Goldman Sachs Group 9 5
Moelis 10 13
Source: GlobalData Deals database

M&A legal advisor rankings in the construction industry

Construction Technology compares rankings of leading legal advisors to M&A transactions in terms of deal value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer 1 7
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP & Affiliates 2 15
Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz 3 6
Cravath, Swaine & Moore 4 29
Kirkland & Ellis 5 5
Weil, Gotshal & Manges 6 13
Latham & Watkins 7 10
Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson 8 11
Hogan Lovells International 9 12
White & Case 10 33
Source: GlobalData Deals database

Construction Technology compares rankings of leading legal advisors to M&A transactions in terms of deal value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
Kirkland & Ellis 1 3
CMS Legal Services EEIG 2 1
Jones Day 3 2
Baker & McKenzie 4 4
DLA Piper 5 5
Dentons UK and Middle East 6 10
Alston & Bird 7 37
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher 8 11
Latham & Watkins 9 9
Cuatrecasas, Goncalves Pereira SLP 10 50
Source: GlobalData Deals database

M&A deal activity by theme in the construction industry: Last 12 months (by volume)

Construction Technology tracks the number of M&A deals by theme in the construction industry. The following chart lists top ten themes that hold the most number of deals.

Private equity deals in the construction industry

Construction Technology’s deals dashboard provides information on private equity deals data, including deals by region, top legal and financial advisors, and top deals by theme.

Private equity deal activity in the construction industry by region (Last 12 months)

Construction Technology tracks private equity deal activity in different regions of the globe over the last 12 months.

Top private equity deals in the construction industry

The following table lists details of the largest private equity deals by value in the global construction industry.

Investor Target Deal Date Value (US$m)
Schemaquarantatre Atlantia 14 Apr 2022 39,545.7
GIC STORE Capital 15 Sep 2022 18,648.0
KKR CyrusOne 15 Nov 2021 15,000.0
KKR Financial Holdings CyrusOne 15 Nov 2021 15,000.0
Blackstone Real Estate Income Trust American Campus Communities 19 Apr 2022 12,800.0
Blackstone Real Estate Advisors PS Business Parks 25 Apr 2022 7,600.0
Clayton, Dubilier Rice Cornerstone Building Brands 14 Feb 2022 4,289.7
Brookfield Asset Management alstria office REIT-AG 04 Nov 2021 4,056.8
KPS Capital Partners Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope 28 Feb 2022 3,800.0
Ares Real Estate Group Capital Automotive Real Estate Services 17 Feb 2022 3,800.0
Source: GlobalData Deals database

Top private equity investors in the construction industry (last 12 months)

Construction Technology’s deals dashboard tracks top private equity investors in the construction industry over the last 12 months.

Investor Name Value (US$m) No of Deals
Blackstone 14,302.7 5
KKR 15,000.0 4
Brookfield Asset Management 9,006.7 4
Warburg Pincus 1,050.0 4
The Carlyle Group 3,070.0 3
National Investment and Infrastructure Fund 88.4 3
Axcel VI N/A 3
Bertram Capital Management N/A 3
Fondaction CSN N/A 3
Incline Equity Partners N/A 3
Source: GlobalData Deals database

Private equity deals advisors in the construction industry (2021 vs. 2020)

Construction Technology monitors financial and legal advisors to private equity deals by value and volume in the global construction industry during 2020 and 2021.

Private equity financial advisor rankings in the construction industry

Construction Technology’s deals dashboard compares ranking of leading financial advisors to private equity transactions in terms of value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
Wells Fargo 1 14
Barclays 2 20
Morgan Stanley 3 11
The Goldman Sachs Group 4 1
Citigroup 5 3
Bank of America 6 12
J.P. Morgan Securities 7 13
JPMorgan Chase 8 5
Samsung Securities 9 9
Evercore 10 18
Source: GlobalData Deals database

Construction Technology’s deals dashboard compares ranking of leading financial advisors to private equity transactions in terms of value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
Samsung Securities 1 7
Houlihan Lokey 2 1
PricewaterhouseCoopers International 3 2
Ernst & Young Global 4 3
Moelis 5 8
The Goldman Sachs Group 6 9
Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu 7 16
WBC Holdings 8 34
KPMG International Coop 9 4
Bank of America 10 13
Source: GlobalData Deals database

Private equity legal advisor rankings in the construction industry

Construction Technology compares ranking of leading legal advisors to private equity transactions in terms of value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
Kirkland & Ellis 1 1
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison 2 36
Dentons UK and Middle East 3 18
Cravath, Swaine & Moore 4 49
Eversheds Sutherland (International 5 47
Latham & Watkins 6 12
Allen & Overy 7 6
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett 8 9
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP & Affiliates 9 31
Willkie Farr & Gallagher 10 37
Source: GlobalData Deals database

The deals dashboard compares ranking of leading legal advisors to private equity transactions in terms of value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
Kirkland & Ellis 1 1
Latham & Watkins 2 2
Ropes & Gray 3 7
Allen & Overy 4 4
Clifford Chance 5 14
CMS Legal Services EEIG 6 16
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett 7 8
Linklaters 8 31
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison 9 17
White & Case 10 3
Source: GlobalData Deals database

Private equity deals by theme in the construction industry: Last 12 months (by volume)

Construction Technology tracks the number of private equity deals by theme in the construction industry. The following chart lists top ten themes that hold the most number of deals in last 12 months.

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Venture financing deals in the construction industry

Construction Technology’s provides an overview of venture financing deal activity in the construction industry around the globe, including deals by region, top venture financing deals and capital investors.

Venture financing deal activity in the construction industry by region (Last 12 months)

Construction Technology tracks venture financing deals recorded in the construction industry in different regions of the globe in the last 12-month period.

Top ten venture financing deals in the construction industry

The following table lists the top ten venture financing deals by value in the global construction industry.

Investor Target Deal Date Value (US$m)
Undisclosed Infrastructure Corporation of Nigeria 28 Nov 2021 2,440.0
Dacra Development The Boring 20 Apr 2022 675.0
Lennar Ventures Veev Group 01 Mar 2022 400.0
Upper Crusoe Energy Systems 21 Apr 2022 350.0
Andreessen Horowitz Flow 16 Aug 2022 350.0
Frank Strauss Heimkapital 14 Jan 2022 343.7
General Atlantic NoBroker Technologies Solutions 23 Nov 2021 210.0
Banco Ahorro Famsa S.A. Institucion de Banca Multiple Inversiones MCN 11 May 2022 200.0
Bank J Safra Sarasin Mosaic 01 Jul 2022 200.0
Jungle Ventures Home Interior Designs E-commerce 08 Feb 2022 180.0
Source: GlobalData Deals database

Top venture capital investors in the construction industry (Last 12 months)

Construction Technology’s deals dashboard tracks top venture capital investors in the construction industry over the last 12 months.

Investor Name Value (US$m) No of Deals
Gaingels Management 145.8 6
Founders Fund 1,095.0 5
Andreessen Horowitz 466.0 5
FJ Labs 119.7 5
Tiger Global Management 702.0 4
Fifth Wall Ventures Management 595.0 4
Khosla Ventures 185.0 4
Picus Capital 118.9 4
BoxGroup 112.5 4
Axeleo Capital 31.7 4
Source: GlobalData Deals database

Venture financing deal activity by theme in the construction industry: Last 12 months (by volume)

Construction Technology tracks the number of venture financing deals by theme in the global construction industry. The following chart lists top ten themes that hold the most number of deals in last 12 months.

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