Waste Connections Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Environmental Company

Waste Connections has acquired 20 companies, including 4 in the last 5 years. A total of 7 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 1 asset.

Waste Connections’ largest acquisition to date was in 2012, when it acquired R3 Treatment for $1.3B. Waste Connections has acquired in 9 different US states, and 2 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include environmental (100%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity19
    • M&A Buy Activity18
    • M&A Sell Activity1
  • Total Sectors Invested 1
  • Total Countries Invested 2
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 11
  • M&A Advisors 5

Waste Connections, Inc. (Waste Connections)

610 Applewood Crescent 2nd Floor,
Vaughan, Ontario L4K0E3
Canada,
(905) 532-7510
www.wasteconnections.com

Waste Connections is an integrated solid waste services company that provides solid waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling services in mostly exclusive and secondary markets. Waste Connections was formed in 1997 and is based in The Woodlands, Texas.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (0.6/yr) # 15 1 - 2 - - 18
vol $1.3B $1.3B
Sell (0.0/yr) # 1 - - - - - 1
  19

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Lewis Clark Recycling and Disposal LLC 2019-05-10 - Add-on Acquisition
Harrisburg, Illinois · www.lewisclarkwaste.com
Mountain Waste & Recycling Inc. 2019-04-26 - Add-on Acquisition
Carbondale, Colorado · www.mountainwaste.com
Groot Industries, Inc. 2017-01-03 - Add-on Acquisition
Elk Grove Village, Illinois · www.groot.com
Waste Connections, Inc. - Portable Sanitation Business 2016-06-20 - Divestiture
The Woodlands, Texas
Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd. 2016-01-19 - Merger
Vaughan, Ontario · www.progressivewaste.com
Rock River Environmental Services, Inc. 2015-11-05 - Add-on Acquisition
Rockford, Illinois · www.rresvcs.com
R3 Treatment, Inc.(dba R360 Environmental Solutions, Inc.) 2012-09-17 1.3B USD Add-on Acquisition
The Woodlands, Texas · www.r360environmentalsolutions.com
Alaska Waste Mat-Su LLC 2012-03-05 - Add-on Acquisition
Wasilla, Arkansas
Hudson Valley Waste Holding, Inc. 2011-04-04 - Add-on Acquisition
Southampton, New York
County Waste and Recycling Service, Inc. 2011-04-04 - Add-on Acquisition
Clifton Park,, New York · www.county-waste.com
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Business Unit M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
R3 Treatment, Inc.(dba R360 Environmental Solutions, Inc.)    - Controlled Recovery, Inc. 2010-07-19 4
The Woodlands, Texas · www.r360environmentalsolutions.com Hobbs, New Mexico · www.crihobbs.com
R3 Treatment, Inc.(dba R360 Environmental Solutions, Inc.)    - US Liquids of Louisiana LP (USLL) 2010-07-16 3
The Woodlands, Texas · www.r360environmentalsolutions.com Houston, Texas · www.uslla.com

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Environmental 18 (100%) 1.3B (100%) - -
Business Services - - 1 (100%) -
Total 18 $1.3B 1 -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 17 1.3B 1 -
  Illinois 3 - - -
  Washington 2 - - -
  Oregon 2 - - -
  New York 2 - - -
  California 2 - - -
  Texas 1 1.3B 1 -
  Colorado 1 - - -
  Arkansas 1 - - -
Canada 1 - - -
  Ontario 1 - - -
Domestic 1 (6%) - - -
Cross-border 17 (94%) 1.3B (100%) 1 (100%) -
Total 18 $1.3B 1 -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Morgan Stanley
1
Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BofA Securities)
1
Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc.
1
Legal Deals
Locke Lord LLP
1
Bennett Jones LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 1 $1.3B
TOTAL $1.3B
Largest R3 Treatment, Inc.(dba R360 Environmental Solutions, Inc.)
$1.3B (2012-09-17)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
28%
5 (28%)
Strategic(s)
28%
5 (28%)
Divested to
Strategic(s)
100%
1 (100%)

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