The Avanti Group has acquired Highland Waste Services, which will help to support and expand the services offered by the latter company.
Based in Inverness, Highland Waste Services specialises in recycling initiatives for the Scottish highlands and the off-shore sectors.
Avanti Recycling divisional director Steve Kinley said: “The board of Avanti is extremely pleased with the acquisition of Highland Waste Services. This is a well respected brand within the waste management industry, built upon an exemplary customer service record.
“We have worked with Highland Waste Services’ senior team in order to map out an aggressive growth plan for the Highland Waste Services brand. Supported by Avanti’s unrivalled service offering, we strongly believe that the Highland Waste Services business can grow from strength-to-strength.”
Highland Waste Services managing director Alex Sutherland added: “We are extremely pleased with the development proposals set out by Avanti. We strongly believe this represents a tremendous growth opportunity for Highland Waste Services and its customers.”
All current Highland Waste Services contracts and service offerings will be maintained with new services offered over the coming months.