Rosewood Private Investments

Rosewood Private Investments Announces SES’ Acquisition of Mountain Environmental Service

DALLAS, TX | January 30th, 2023 – Rosewood Private Investments (“Rosewood” or “RPI”) is pleased to announce that its portfolio company, Superior Environmental Solutions (“SES”), has acquired Mountain Environmental Services, Inc. (“Mountain”). 

Based in Canton, North Carolina, Mountain is a provider of environmental and industrial services including waste management, high-pressure water jetting and other cleaning solutions, emergency response, underground storage tank cleaning and repair, and remediation services.

“We are very excited to have the Mountain Environmental Services team join forces with SES. They demonstrate a strong commitment to safety, service and customer satisfaction that dovetails with SES’ objectives,” said Superior Environmental Solutions CEO John Stevens. “This addition supports our growth strategies and accelerates our position in the environmental and industrial services market.”

“Mountain has a notable client-focused process and culture that we believe will integrate perfectly with the culture at SES,” said Derry Burns, Director at RPI. “We are excited for SES to begin working with Mountain’s team to provide a full suite of industrial cleaning and environmental services in the Western North Carolina market.”  

About Superior Environmental Solutions: SES is a leading supplier of industrial cleaning, environmental emergency response and waste transportation, disposal, and recycling services across a range of end markets including heavy industrial, food & beverage, manufacturing, power & utility, and chemicals. The company is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, and currently employs approximately 500 individuals across 15 branch facilities in the mid-west and southeastern United States. Visit to learn more.

About Rosewood Private Investments: Rosewood has a long history of investing in and creating value within numerous industries. RPI’s approach to working with operating partners to strategically grow companies through acquisitions and organic means has proven successful for all stakeholders. Our current holdings are focused on industrial services, fire & life safety services, IT services, and manufacturing technologies. In addition to these areas, we are pursuing new platforms in specialty chemicals, transportation & logistics, and outsourced business services, among others. We welcome any information about investment opportunities within these verticals.