"Our companies have had a long and successful track record of providing investment capital to various businesses over a period of 30 years. We will very carefully assess your financial structure to see where we can be of assistance in helping your company grow through equity, debt or subordinated debt investments. " - Lance T. Shaner, Chairman and CEO Shaner Hotel Holdings, LP
Shaner Capital L.P.
Shaner Capital L.P. is a new $100 million investment fund founded by Lance T. Shaner in 2010. Mr. Shaner has a long history of managing significant investment funds in various industries. Shaner Capital will provide preferred equity, senior or subordinated debt investment; create enhancement; and provide balance sheet restructuring to select businesses.
Eddie Lauth serves as CEO of Shaner Capital L.P. He has an established strong track record of successful investment management.
The investment fund is ideal for mature companies with a history of profitability, good management and high standards who wish to expand, recapitalize or sell down family ownership positions to take out equity.
The fund now has investments in water treatment, heavy construction, finance, project development, hotels, and condominiums.
Companies seeking investment should provide three years’ balance sheets and income statements, description of the business, and a detailed source and use of funds for the new proposed investment.
In November 2010, Shaner Capital acquired a fifty-three unit condominium project located in the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania suburb of Fox Chapel. A wholly-owned subsidiary was formed to hold, improve, develop, and sell the condominium units. The first unit was sold in April, 2013 with many more under contract.
In October 2011, Shaner Capital acquired a 49.11 percent limited partnership interest in Hydro Recovery, LP. Located in Blossburg, Pennsylvania, the company uses a unique and environmentally conscious process to treat residual wastewater from the Marcellus Shale natural gas drilling and production process, and converts it into a recycled, customized product which can be reused by drillers in future operations.
In November 2011, Shaner Capital formed a 95 percent-owned subsidiary to acquire Metal Foundations, a Pittsburgh based company specializing in the design, engineering, and installation of metal fin pipe foundations. The corporate name has been changed to Shaner Industries LLC. It provides a safe, fast, efficient, and effective alternative to a concrete foundation by utilizing a patented design and installation procedure that allows the installation of foundation and structure to occur within the same day. The company is uniquely positioned to serve the alternative energy (solar and wind), border fence, power distribution, civil project, airport, highway, and road markets.
In January 2012, Shaner Capital, in partnership with G. M. McCrossin, Inc., and Bolton USA Corp, formed Navitus, LLC. The company acquired the former Cerro Metals plant located in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania. The company is currently refurbishing the property and overseeing environmental cleanup of the site which includes approximately 500,000 square feet under roof.
Titan Energy Park provides industrial, commercial, and office rental space. The site includes amenities such as rail siding (indoor and outdoor), overhead bridge cranes, multiple loading docks and laydown yards, and an on-site water treatment plant.
In March, 2012, Shaner Bahamas LP was formed to develop and own the resort style, 30 unit French Leave Harbour Village project on the island of Eleuthera in the Bahamas. The resort opened in December 2014, with four villas available for booking and additional development is planned.
In March, 2012, Shaner Capital committed to a 50% ownership in the development of the Courtyard St. Petersburg Clearwater/Madeira Beach.
This hotel and marina opened in February 2015 and is located on the Intracoastal Waterway just steps from the beach. Many of the hotel’s 90 guest rooms feature spectacular water views. Guests can enjoy watching the dolphins, fish and an occasional manatee from the hotel’s patio and pool deck. The hotel’s signature restaurant The Bistro serves breakfast, cocktails and dinner, with indoor and al fresco seating. The Courtyard St. Petersburg Clearwater/Madeira Beach is truly one of the area’s most exciting new destinations.
In October, 2012, Shaner Capital committed to a 50% ownership in the development of The Playa Largo Resort & Spa, a Marriott Autograph Collection Hotel. Perfectly situated on 14 secluded beachfront acres boasting sweeping views of Florida Bay, the hotel will offer 155 luxury rooms, suites and Bungalows with Florida Bay and eco-rich island views.
With multiple restaurants, room and beach service, guests will enjoy a variety of epicurean delights. The outdoor/adventurer will experience our vast array of watersports, eco tours, diving & snorkeling, fishing and lounging. Nearby attractions include swim with live dolphins, glass bottom boat, sightseeing tours and unique island shopping. Playa Largo is a full service luxury global destination resort & spa. An early 2016 opening is anticipated.