Coates (Australia) Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1885

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 2,000


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 9

  • Investments
  • 11

Coates (Australia) General Information


Operator of an equipment hire company based in Mascot, Australia. The company provides a range of services such as supply of compaction and access equipment, power generation and lighting towers, air compressors, welding equipment, electric tools, general pumps, ladders and scaffold, traffic management equipment and general tools and equipment ensuring that its customers get specialist pumps, shoring, dewatering systems, confined space and laser equipment.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
John Coates and Co, Coates Hire, Coates Hire Operations
Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Other Commercial Services
Other Industries
Other Commercial Products
Machinery (B2B)
Parent Company
Corporate Office
  • Level 1, 201 Coward Street
  • Mascot, New South Wales 2020
  • Australia
+61 (02) 0000 0000

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Coates (Australia) Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Coates (Australia) Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Other Commercial Services
Mascot, Australia
2,000 As of 2023
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Coates (Australia) Competitors (1)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Onsite Rental Group Formerly PE-Backed Silverwater, Australia 000 00000 000000&0
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Coates (Australia) Patents

Coates (Australia) Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20240017685-A1 Vehicle component based on selective commingled fiber bundle having integral electrical harness and embedded electronics Pending 18-Jul-2022 00000000000
US-20230194038-A1 Strength member for pipe reinforcement Pending 16-Dec-2021 00000000000
AU-2021903551-A0 A tilt prop, a tilt prop foot and tilt prop components Pending 05-Nov-2021
AU-2022268275-A1 A tilt prop, a tilt prop foot and tilt prop components Pending 05-Nov-2021 000000000
US-20230122153-A1 Fire retardant fiber preform and fire retardant vehicle component Inactive 17-Oct-2021 B29C70/202 0
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Coates (Australia) Executive Team (19)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Murray Vitlich Chief Executive Officer & Executive Director
Jeff Proctor Chief Financial Officer & Executive Director
Helen Angell Chief Information Officer
Ainslie Lynch Chief Legal Officer & Company Secretary
Stephen Cowan Chief Commercial Officer
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Coates (Australia) Board Members (8)

Name Representing Role Since
0000000 00000000 Seven Group Holdings Non-Executive Director 000 0000
0000 000000 Self Chairman 000 0000
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Coates (Australia) Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Coates (Australia) Former Investors

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Coates (Australia) Investments & Acquisitions (11)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
GTH Equipment 09-Feb-2024 0000000000 Machinery (B2B) 0000 0000
Force Corp 27-Aug-2015 0000000000 000.00 Other Commercial Services 0000000 0
Tru Blu Hire 13-Sep-2011 0000000000 Machinery (B2B)
SBH Australia 01-Mar-2011 0000000000 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial)
Monash Hire Group 03-Jun-2010 Buyout/LBO Other Commercial Services
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Coates (Australia) Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
GTH Equipment Machinery (B2B) Smithfield, Australia 0000
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Coates (Australia) Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Coates Conrent 24-Aug-2004 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 000000 (000000000)
Rentair Offshore 05-Mar-1999 Merger/Acquisition 000.00 Completed
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Coates (Australia) FAQs

  • When was Coates (Australia) founded?

    Coates (Australia) was founded in 1885.

  • Who is the CEO of Coates (Australia)?

    Murray Vitlich is the CEO of Coates (Australia).

  • Where is Coates (Australia) headquartered?

    Coates (Australia) is headquartered in Mascot, Australia.

  • What is the size of Coates (Australia)?

    Coates (Australia) has 2,000 total employees.

  • What industry is Coates (Australia) in?

    Coates (Australia)’s primary industry is Other Commercial Services.

  • Is Coates (Australia) a private or public company?

    Coates (Australia) is a Private company.

  • What is the current valuation of Coates (Australia)?

    The current valuation of Coates (Australia) is 00000.

  • What is Coates (Australia)’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Coates (Australia) is 000000.

  • How much funding has Coates (Australia) raised over time?

    Coates (Australia) has raised $1.77B.

  • Who are Coates (Australia)’s investors?

    Australian National Industries, CDIB Capital International, Dancap Family Investment Office, National Hire Group, and Pacific Advantage Capital are 5 of 6 investors who have invested in Coates (Australia).

  • Who are Coates (Australia)’s competitors?

    Onsite Rental Group is a competitor of Coates (Australia).

  • When was Coates (Australia) acquired?

    Coates (Australia) was acquired on 25-Oct-2017.

  • Who acquired Coates (Australia)?

    Coates (Australia) was acquired by Seven Group Holdings.

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