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Wind River Environmental Acquires Soucy’s Septic Service to Expand its Presence in Southern New Hampshire and Northern Massachusetts

Marlborough, MA and Salem, NH -

Wind River Environmental (“Wind River”) the Northeast’s largest full service liquid waste management service provider, announced today that is has acquired Soucy’s Septic Service (“Soucy’s” or “The Company”) the #1 septic tank service provider in Salem, New Hampshire.

Founded in 1986 by John Soucy, Soucy’s is a trusted septic tank contractor that specializes in septic system design, drain cleaning, rejuvenation, septic repair, and more, handling all aspects of septic tank management from prep to clean up. The Company serves residential and commercial customers in Southern New Hampshire and Northern Massachusetts.

About the accretive and complementary nature of the acquisition, John O’Connell, Wind River’s CEO, said, “The reputation and expertise of the Soucy’s team deepens Wind River’s existing capabilities and client base. The Company is known as one of the most trusted septic system experts and we look forward to carrying their reputation forward with our combined teams – whether responding to emergency or routine septic and drain cleaning needs.”

About Wind River

Headquartered in Marlborough, Massachusetts, Wind River Environmental and its affiliated companies inspect, service, repair, and install a broad array of non-hazardous liquid waste systems, including septic tanks, grease traps, pumping, and industrial waste systems. The company offers a full array of services to residential, commercial, and municipal systems. In 2016, the company serviced 25,000 commercial and 52,000 residential sites. Operating from Maine to Florida, Wind River has over 500 team members who are graduates of Wind River University including over 350 highly trained technicians. For more information, please visit

About Soucy’s Septic Service

Since 1986, Soucy’s Septic Service has addressed the septic tank system issues of both residential and commercial customers in Southern New Hampshire and Northern Massachusetts. Soucy’s provides a range of septic and drain cleaning services including: septic pumping, septic design and installation, MA title inspections, grease trap and drain cleaning services, septic inspection and repairs. Learn more at


Samantha Kelley

Wind River Environmental