Belcan acquires Base2 Solutions to boost software and engineering tech capabilities

Belcan, LLC, serving the aerospace and defense markets, has announced the acquisition of Base2 Solutions, a provider of software and systems engineering consulting services, the company said.

Belcan is a portfolio company of AE Industrial Partners, LP (AEI), a private equity firm specializing in aerospace, defense and government services, power generation, and specialty industrial markets.

Base2 specializes in developing custom solutions to solve complex business problems in industries that require specialized technical knowledge. Base2 is being sold by Safran as part of their ongoing portfolio optimization efforts following the acquisition of Zodiac Aerospace in 2018.

Kirkland and Ellis served as legal advisor and PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP was the financial advisor to Belcan. Eversheds Sutherland served as legal advisor and Mesirow Financial was the financial advisor to Safran.

Belcan, LLC is a global supplier of engineering, supply chain, technical recruiting, and IT services to customers in the aerospace, defense, automotive, industrial and government sectors.

Base2 Solutions assists companies in highly regulated industries give form to Digital Innovation by delivering the processes and practices needed to develop interconnected systems.