8/1/2014: Durham Jones & Pinegar represented Salt Lake City-based Confluence Group, LLC, the owner of the Bridgewater family of companies (including Interlink Supply and Aztec Financial), in its sale to Aramsco, Inc., which is owned by AEA Investors LP. Confluence Group, LLC is one of the leading solution providers to the professional cleaning and restoration market in the United States. Aramsco, Inc. and AEA Investors LP were represented by the New York City-based law firm of Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobsen LLP. New Jersey-based Aramsco provides solutions to specialty contractors in the U.S., serving customers in numerous markets, including fire and water restoration; hazardous material removal and handling; lead and mold abatement; and more. AEA manages investment funds in excess of $6 billion. The transaction amount is undisclosed. (Tom Taylor, Mark Astling, Rachael L. Ortiz, Spencer Critchett, Dade Rose, Russ Smith, Jason Nixon, Rick Hymas, Bret Randall and Jeff Jones.