Category: Press Releases

Sweeping Corporation Of America Acquires Contractors & Municipal Sweeping Service, Inc.

Acquisition expands SCA into Missouri

May 17, 2021 (Cleveland, Ohio) – Sweeping Corporation of America (“SCA”), the largest power sweeping services company in the United States, has acquired Contractors & Municipal Sweeping Service, Inc. (“C&M” or the “Company”) in St. Louis, Missouri.  The acquisition expands SCA’s footprint to a new market in St. Louis and is the company’s first venture into Missouri.  Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

C&M is the leading provider of street sweeping services to municipalities and private contractors in the St. Louis metropolitan area. The acquisition reflects SCA’s commitment to partner with excellent service providers.

“SCA is excited to enter into the St. Louis marketplace as a leader in the space,” said Christopher Valerian, President & CEO, SCA. “This transaction continues our strategy of contiguous growth by acquiring well established, best-in-class businesses.  I welcome our new employees at C&M, and we look forward to continuing their tradition of excellent street sweeping services with their talented workforce.”

This marks the sixth acquisition for SCA in 2021 and its first in Missouri.  With these transactions, SCA has grown its team to over 1,200 employees in over 45 locations.

ABOUT SWEEPING CORP OF AMERICA (SCA):

Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, SCA is the largest power sweeping services company in the United States. SCA self-performs power sweeping for highways, streets, industrial and commercial applications for both private and government entities. For more information on SCA, please visit www.sweepingcorp.com.

ABOUT CONTRACTORS AND MUNICIPAL SWEEPING SERVICES:

Founded in 1988, C&M provides street sweeping services to municipalities and private contractors in St. Louis, Missouri.  The Company focuses on providing the highest level of service to ensure their customers’ satisfaction.

CONTACT:
Sweeping Corp of America:
Michael Latanza, Executive Vice President
mlatanza@sweepingcorp.com
407-509-4521

Sweeping Corporation Of America Acquires Superior Sweeping Services, Inc., West Michigan Sweepers And Lots Appeal Environmental Services, Inc.

Acquisition allows SCA to further expand its presence in Western Michigan and Atlanta

April 15, 2021 (Cleveland, Ohio) – Sweeping Corporation of America (“SCA”), the largest power sweeping company in the United States, is pleased to announce three new acquisitions, including: Superior Sweeping Services, Inc (“Superior Sweeping”) in Kalamazoo, MI; West Michigan Sweepers (“WMS”) in Rockford, Michigan; and Lots Appeal Environmental Services, Inc. (“Lots Appeal”) in Smyrna, Georgia (collectively, the “Acquisitions”). The Acquisitions are favorably positioned due to their market position, longstanding customer contracts and reputation for superior customer service.  Combined with SCA’s December 2020 acquisition of C&J Parking Lot Sweeping, SCA is now the largest sweeping provider in Michigan.  Terms of the transactions were not disclosed.

Superior Sweeping, WMS, and Lots Appeal are leading providers of street sweeping services to municipalities, private contractors, and commercial properties in Michigan and Georgia. The Acquisitions strengthen SCA’s market share and ability to provide best-in-class service to customers. Mat Andrews – former President of WMS – and Kevin Adamson – former President of Lots Appeal – will continue to support the growth of each operation.

“SCA is excited to expand our operations in Georgia and Michigan,” said Christopher Valerian, President & CEO, SCA. “Superior Sweeping, WMS and Lots Appeal are leading operators in their respective regions. We are looking forward to the continued growth and tradition of excellent street sweeping services they have created with their talented workforce.”

This marks SCA’s fifth acquisition in 2021; of note, SCA closed three acquisitions in Michigan since December 2020.   With these transactions, SCA has grown its team to over 1,200 employees across 43 locations.

ABOUT SWEEPING CORP OF AMERICA (SCA):

Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, SCA is the largest power sweeping services company in the United States. SCA self-performs power sweeping for highways, streets, industrial and commercial applications for both private and government entities. For more information on SCA, please visit www.sweepingcorp.com.

ABOUT SUPERIOR SWEEPING:

Established in 1991 by Robert and Michelle Hammond, Superior Sweeping provides street sweeping services to over 100 commercial and municipal clients in Kalamazoo, MI.

ABOUT WEST MICHIGAN SWEEPERS:

Established in 2003, WMS provides street sweeping services to commercial and municipal clients throughout West Michigan. WMS focuses on providing excellent customer services and superior results to its extensive client base under the leadership of Mat Andrews.

ABOUT LOTS APPEAL: 

Kevin and Allison Adamson purchased Lots Appeal in 2002 and expanded the company’s service offering to 200+ customers. With a focus on parking lot and municipal sweeping services, Lots Appeal has a tradition of industry leading service in the Metro Atlanta and North Georgia area.

Contact:

Sweeping Corp of America:
Michael Latanza, Executive Vice President
407-509-4521

Sweeping Corporation of America Acquires CleanStreet & Pacific Sweeping

Acquisitions Expand SCA into California

March 4, 2021 (Cleveland, Ohio) –  Sweeping Corporation of America (“SCA”), the largest power sweeping company in the United States, completed the purchase of CleanStreet Inc. (“CleanStreet”) and Pacific Sweeping (“Pacific”) (collectively, the “Companies”). The acquisitions mark the first expansion into California for SCA. Terms of the transactions were not disclosed.

The Companies are leading providers of street sweeping services to California municipalities, private contractors, and commercial properties.  SCA’s acquisitions are the most recent examples of its commitment to partnering with best-in-class operators who service attractive, growing markets. CleanStreet founder, Jere Costello, and Pacific owner, Lee Miller, will remain in place to support the growth of the combined companies. These acquisitions add 200 employees and 190 vehicles in seven locations throughout California.

“SCA’s expansion into California is consistent with our strategy of building a nationwide presence,” said Christopher Valerian, President & CEO, SCA. “CleanStreet and Pacific represent industry leading companies with decades of successful operation.  We look forward to continuing Jere and Lee’s tradition of excellence and providing support to their talented workforce as we continue our growth plans in California.”

CleanStreet and Pacific mark the first two acquisitions for SCA in 2021. In 2020, SCA completed nine acquisitions of best-in-class sweeping services companies to expand its presence and customer base in key markets.  With these transactions, SCA grew its team to over 1,100 employees in its 40 locations.

ABOUT SWEEPING CORP OF AMERICA (SCA):

Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, SCA is the largest power sweeping services company in the United States. SCA self-performs power sweeping for highways, streets, industrial and commercial applications for both private and government entities. For more information on SCA, please visit www.sweepingcorp.com.

ABOUT CLEANSTREET:

Founded in 1966, and based in Gardena, California, CleanStreet provides sweeping services to municipalities and commercial customers. CleanStreet specializes in delivering superior and reliable customer service to its extensive customer base across California.  Operating out of six facilities across the state, CleanStreet services +60 municipalities with a fleet of +120 sweepers.

ABOUT PACIFIC SWEEPING:

Founded in 1962, and based in San Marcos, California, Pacific Sweeping has been sweeping San Diego and Southern California Cities and Counties for more than 40 years. The Company primarily provides services to municipalities, commercial businesses, and general contractors.

Contact:

Sweeping Corp of America:
Michael Latanza, Executive Vice President
407-509-4521

Sweeping Corporation of America Accelerates National Growth Trajectory with Record Nine Acquisitions in 2020

Acquisitions and Strategic Investment from Warburg Pincus Fuels SCA’s National Expansion and Advances its Market-Leading Position

Jan. 13, 2021 (Cleveland, Ohio) – Sweeping Corporation of America (“SCA”), the largest power sweeping company in the United States, announced today another year of strong national growth fueled by a record number of acquisitions and marked by a significant strategic investment from Warburg Pincus, a leading global private equity firm focused on growth investing. Read More

SWEEPING CORPORATION OF AMERICA ACQUIRES C&J PARKING LOT SWEEPING

Acquisition Marks SCA’s First Venture in Michigan, Further Expands SCA’s National Footprint

December 31, 2020 (Cleveland, Ohio) – Sweeping Corporation of America (“SCA”), the largest power sweeping company in the United States, today announced its acquisition of C&J Parking Lot Sweeping, one of the largest parking lot maintenance companies in Michigan. The acquisition expands SCA’s footprint to a new market in Detroit and marks the company’s first venture into Michigan. Terms of the transactions were not disclosed. Read More

SWEEPING CORPORATION OF AMERICA ANNOUNCES FOUR ACQUISITIONS

Acquisitions Expand SCA’s National Footprint and Advance Company’s Market-Leading Position

December 15, 2020 (Cleveland, Ohio) – Sweeping Corporation of America (“SCA”), the largest power sweeping company in the United States, is pleased to announce four additional acquisitions in 2020, including Total Asphalt Services, Clean Sweep, Buckeye Sweeping, and US Sweeping (collectively, the “Acquisitions”). The Acquisitions complement and strengthen a robust portfolio of street sweeping services, while broadening SCA’s customer base in key markets. Terms of the transactions were not disclosed.
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Sweeping Corp of America Announces Investment from Warburg Pincus

Warburg Pincus brings strong outsourced services experience and a global network to support growth acceleration and strategic acquisitions

CLEVELAND, Nov. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Sweeping Corp of America (“SCA”), the largest power sweeping company in the United States, today announced that Warburg Pincus, a leading global private equity firm focused on growth investing, has entered into an agreement to acquire the company from the previous investor, Soundcore Capital Partners. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The investment will allow SCA to accelerate its sales and marketing efforts and help the company identify strategic relationships and acquisition opportunities.
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SCA Sweeping Corporation of America buys Sweeping South and Accusweep in South Carolina

August 3, 2020 (Cleveland, Ohio) – SCA Sweeping Corporation of America (“SCA”), the largest power sweeping company in the United States, has acquired Moncks Corner, SC based Sweeping South, Inc. (“Sweeping South”) and Columbia, SC based Accusweep Services, Inc. (“Accusweep”). With these transactions, SCA now has over 1,000 employees in its 35 locations throughout the eastern half of the United States. Read More

SCA Acquires Contract Sweepers & Equipment Company

CLEVELAND, January 27, 2020 (Newswire.com) – SCA Sweeping Corporation of America (“SCA”), the largest self-performing power sweeping company in the United States, has acquired Columbus, OH-based Contract Sweepers & Equipment Company (“CSE”). This acquisition adds 105 customer-focused associates and 110 frontline trucks in Columbus, Cincinnati, and Dayton, OH, as well as Huntington,WV.Read More

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