Veolia ES Solid Waste Inc. announced that it has purchased assets owned by Indiana Waste Systems of Monticello, Ind. The deal nets the Milwaukee-based firm seven rear load vehicles, four roll-off trucks, 820 containers, 80 roll-off boxes, and a transfer station and allows it to grow operations in western and northern Indiana. Jeff VanWeelden, Indiana Waste’s owner and operator, will join Veolia.
“The acquisition of these assets is consistent with our strategy of entering new marketplaces through the acquisition of fully integrated operations,” said Jim Long, president and CEO of Veolia ES Solid Waste.
Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.