Clearlake Capital Group has purchased AmQuip from a consortium of investors including Altpoint Capital Partners. A provider of manned and bare rental lifting solutions to the North American energy, industrial and other end markets, AmQuip serves over 6,600 customers through 13 branch locations in 36 U.S. states. Its crane fleet boasts approximately 500 owned units. Clearlake's acquisition was supported by a financing consortium led by Wells Fargo Capital Finance as administrative agent and joint lead arranger, PNC Bank and CIT Bank as joint lead arrangers, and Capital One. Bard Capital Group and Altpoint had backed the company since June 2007.