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Convertus wins 20-yr and C$ 490m contract to build a bio-fuel facility for the Region of York (CA)

Convertus Group was recently awarded a 20-year, C$490m contract by the York Region (The Regional Municipality of York) to process the Region’s curbside household green bin waste. Convertus plans to design and build a state-of-the-art biofuel facility in York Region by March 2027 that will convert York Region’s green bin waste into fertilizer and renewable […]

Convertus makes a big step with the acquisition of Envirem Organics

In partnership with Convertus, we are pleased to announce the successful acquisition of Envirem Organics (“Envirem”). The acquisition of Envirem will be a key factor in the long-term growth of the Convertus platform, a full-service provider for the treatment and recycling of organic waste and largest processer of organic waste in Canada.     Envirem […]

Convent leads €11m investment round in circular scale-up ChainCraft

Through our Agri Food Growth Fund we led a €11m investment round in ChainCraft, please see the press release below:   Circular chemicals scale-up ChainCraft raised growth capital ChainCraft, a Dutch scale-up active in circular chemical production is proud to announce it closed a EUR 11m funding round and secured the upcoming equity funding for […]

CROWD takes another big step in its vision to become the leading player in Europe

Our portfolio company CROWD takes another big step in its vision to become the leading player in Europe in Cycliug Infra & Street Furniture solutions through the acquisition of the market leader in Scandinavia. Please see the group’s press release below for more details.   CROWD proudly announces the acquisition of HITSA A/S Being an […]

CROWD strengthens position in UK market through purchase of Bailey Group

Convent CROWD Bailey

Since its foundation in 2014, Creators of the Outside World (CROWD) have had the ambition to make a significant impact on the outside public living environment. A young and innovative group of established companies, we are involved in and contribute to designing and furnishing public spaces with products which enable modal transport, socialisation, and interaction, along with […]

Convertus started on the renovation of its Vancouver Island organic waste facility

Convertus has four facilities across Canada where it handles more than 300,000 tonnes of organic waste each year. The company wants to increase capacity from about 20,000 metric tonnes at the Nanaimo facility, for which it recently secured a long-term contract with the Regional District of Nanaimo (RDN). The plan is to have the site […]