Hennessy Capital is a NYSE-listed special purpose acquisition vehicle.

Hennessy Capital LLC is an alternative investment manager focused on industrial growth and industrial infrastructure opportunities utilizing unique and proprietary investment vehicles and strategies.

Our latest vehicle, Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. III, is a special purpose acquisition company (or SPAC) which raised $257 million in its IPO in June 2017 and is now listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE American: NRCG). In October 2018, we completed our merger with NRC Group Holdings, a global provider of comprehensive environmental and waste management services with more than 5,000 customers across a diverse range of industries, for an enterprise value of approximately $800 million.

Our Companies

HCAC I - Blue Bird


Following HCAC I’s $115 million IPO in January 2014, we completed our merger with Blue Bird Corporation (Nasdaq: BLBD) in February 2015 with our partners at Cerberus Capital Management.


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HCAC II - Daseke


Following HCAC II’s $200 million IPO in July 2015, we completed our merger with Daseke, Inc. (Nasdaq: DSKE) in February 2017. The $700 million transaction served as a catalyst for the Company’s continued consolidation of the highly fragmented open deck transportation and logistics sector.

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Following HCAC III’s $257 million IPO in July 2017, we completed our merger with NRC Group Holdings (NYSE American: NRCG) in October 2018. The approximately $800 million transaction will support the leading global provider of comprehensive environmental and waste management services execute its organic and acquisition-driven growth strategy.

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The HCAC III team has a demonstrated track record of shareholder value creation in both public and private equity markets.

Contact Us

Chicago Office

300 North LaSalle Street,
Suite 4925
Chicago, IL 60654
(312) 803-0372

Wyoming Office

3485 North Pines Way,
Suite 110
Wilson, WY 83014
(307) 734-4849