• Karl W. Schmidt & Associates Inc., Commerce City, Colo., has completed the manufacturing, installation and startup of the equipment for a new materials recovery facility located in McAllen, Texas.

  • WasteQuip Accurate of Canada, Toronto, has opened a new 40,000-square-foot manufacturing facility in Toronto.

  • IESI Corp., Haltom City, Texas, has opened a construction and demolition (C&D) landfill near Austin, Texas.

  • LFG&E, El Cajon, Calif., has moved. It's new address is 663 Greenfield Drive, El Cajon, Calif. 92021. Phone: (619) 593-3690. Fax: (619) 579-5858. Website:

  • J.V. Manufacturing Inc., Springdale, Ark., has opened its Dallas Service Center.

KG Rear Vision, Mount Prospect, Ill., has moved to 1697 W. Imperial Court, Mount Prospect, Ill. 60056. Phone: (847) 952-8800. Fax: (847) 952-0832.

Dana Corp., Toledo, Ohio, has opened a technology center for research and development in Kalamazoo, Mich.

Ely Enterprises Inc., Cleveland, has created a new sales and service facility in Chicago: 7730 W. 96th Place, Hickory Hills, Ill. 60457. Phone: (708) 233-9381.

The Parts and Service Division of Morgan Corp., Morgantown, Pa., has started a new distribution center adjacent to its corporate offices that will serve six regional facilities and Morgan's nationwide network of distributors. The division also will relocate its Tampa, Fla., facility and most of the Tampa staff to Lakeland, Fla.


FreightQuest Inc., Windham, N.H., a wholly owned subsidiary of Cummins Engine Co. Inc., Columbus, Ind., has announced that Canadian National Railway Co., Montreal, has ordered its automated real-time data communications system.

Waste Connections Inc., Scottsdale, Ariz., has purchased one landfill in Garden City, Kan., and a transfer station and a collection operation in Wichita, Kan., from Allied Waste Industries Inc., Scottsdale, Ariz.

Waste Industries Inc., Raleigh, N.C., has sold its collections operations in Ooltewah, Tenn., and Dalton, Ga., to Allied Waste Industries, Scottsdale, Ariz. Waste Industries also has purchased Allied/BFI's Sampson County landfill in Roseboro, N.C., and collections operations in Fayetteville, N.C.