BrightView Acquires Heaviland in Southern California and Clean Cut in Arizona

BrightView Landscapes

BrightView has acquired two commercial landscape maintenance companies, Heaviland Enterprises, Inc., in San Diego, Calif., and Clean Cut Lawns, LLC, in Mesa, Ariz. According to a press release, these acquisitions were completed in early November.  Here are the details from the press release: BrightView Holdings, Inc. has acquired Heaviland Enterprises, Inc., a commercial landscaping company headquartered in San Diego, Calif., and Clean Cut Lawns, LLC, a landscaping firm in Mesa, Ariz. Terms of the transactions were not disclosed. “We are excited to welcome these two great companies, their team members and customers to BrightView,” said Andrew Masterman, BrightView President and … Read more

Nurture Landscapes Acquires McDermott Contract Services in the UK

Nurture Landscapes

Nurture Landscapes has acquired  landscaping business McDermott Contract Services near Glasgow. McDermott Contract Services, based in Lesmahagow just south of Glasgow, was set up by Marion Hamilton and Norman Clacher in 1997. They have current sales of £1.3 million, with the vast majority of their contracts being social housing with some industrial/property management. The teams delivering the service on the ground will all remain, ensuring clients get continuity of service with no disruption. The business will be folded into Nurture’s Scotland region enhancing its existing portfolio. Nurture also acquired Jordans Displays, an interior plant specialist business in Manchester.

SavATree Acquires Pauley Tree and Lawn Care in New Canaan, Connecticut


SavATree has acquired Pauley Tree and Lawn Care of New Canaan, Connecticut, reinforcing SavATree’s presence in Fairfield County, a traditional stronghold for the company. “We’re excited to have Pauley Tree and Lawn Care joining the SavATree team,” said Daniel van Starrenburg, CEO of SavATree. “They are well-known in the area for their excellent work and experienced crews, and they will be a great advantage as we continue to honor our goal of providing the highest quality service for our clients.” Pauley Tree and Lawn Care was founded in 1975. Since then, they have offered a wide range of tree, shrub, … Read more

LawnStarter Receives $10.5 million Investment from Edison Partners

LawnStarter, an on-demand platform for outdoor services, has received a $10.5 million growth investment from Edison Partners, a leading growth equity investor. The new funding will enable LawnStarter to continue its growth in lawn care across the U.S. and add new outdoor service lines including landscaping, fertilization, pest control, and tree care. Austin-based LawnStarter began by creating an easy way for consumers to order, manage, and pay for lawn mowing using services provided by a network of high-quality and insured service providers. The company has since been welcomed in 120 U.S. markets, grown 100% year over year and reached profitability. “In … Read more

Greenrise Technologies Acquires Southern Nurseries in Nashville Area

Greenrise Technologies, LLC (“Greenrise”), a Boyne Capital portfolio company, has acquired Southern Nurseries, Inc. (“Southern Nurseries” or the “Company”), a manufacturer and supplier of engineered soils to commercial and residential customers located in the Nashville, TN region. Headquartered outside Nashville, TN, Southern Nurseries has served the specialized soils market in the Central Tennessee Valley since 1983. The Company provides branded biofiltration soils to contractors through the Holy Cow! Soils © brand. These highly engineered products are used to clean and absorb stormwater runoff, and are applied in the development of retention reservoirs, erosion control applications, and landscaping. Boyne Managing Partner and CEO, … Read more