WCA Waste Buys Haulers, Divests Unit, Adds CNG

By Allen Gerlat, Waste360. 

WCA Waste Corp. has acquired several other waste and recycling haulers in core markets, divested its waste-by-rail operations in Ohio and Massachusetts and expanded its investment in compressed natural gas (CNG) vehicle operations.

The initiatives are the first major announced major moves by the Houston-based company since former Waste Management Inc. executive Bill Caesar took over as CEO of WCA last October.