Solid waste association awards Cambridge Cos.

Indiana industrial services group to be honored at SWANA conference.


The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA), Silver Spring, Maryland, has announced that Indiana-based Cambridge Cos. has been named the winner of the SWANA Bronze Excellence Award in the Transfer Station category. The award will be presented at SWANA’s annual Wastecon, Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, in Indianapolis.

“The city of Cape Girardeau Corporate Circle Solid Waste Transfer Station (SWTS) is a very unique project,” says Jeffrey Eriks, chief business development officer for Cambridge Cos. “Although challenged at many points, The city, Republic Services and Cambridge Cos. used creativity, cooperation and commitment to complete a stellar design/build project.”
The entry can be found on SWANA’s website.
SWANA’s Excellence Awards Program recognizes solid waste programs and facilities that advance the practice of environmentally and economically sound solid waste management through their commitment to using  effective technologies and processes in system design and operations, advancing worker and community health and safety and implementing successful public education and outreach programs. Programs also must demonstrate that they are fiscally and environmentally responsible through their compliance with all applicable federal, state and local regulations.