WINIMAC, IN – Link Environmental, a second-generation waste and recycling industry leader, was acquired by Municipal Equipment, Inc. (MEI) on January 1, 2024. This strategic move marks a significant step to strengthen and reinforce both businesses’ ongoing commitment to providing top-quality refuse equipment and superior customer support. The acquisition, confirmed on January 1, 2024, combines Link Environmental’s experience and expertise with MEl’s multi-state presence and brand strength to establish a powerful partner for businesses in their territories.

“We are excited to welcome Link Environmental to the MEl family,” declared MEI President Mark Clindaniel. Their skilled staff will complement our team and position the company for future growth.” Don Link added, “We’ve known and worked with Mark over the years and have always admired MEl’s dedication to selling only the highest-quality products in the industry. Our goal is to complement and support their professional mission to serve and strengthen the waste industry.”

About Link Environmental

Established in 1987 by the late Don Link, the Winamac-based business is the area resource for used environmental equipment and replacement parts.

About Municipal Equipment

Municipal Equipment, Inc. (MEI) was started in Louisville, KY in 1971 as a dealership serving the unique requirements of municipal street and sanitation departments throughout the state. Due to MEI’s dedication to selling only the highest quality products in the industry and providing exceptional customer service, the business has continuously grown over the years.