Azurix's acquisition of J&J Barker opens access to central Florida market

Azurix Corp. has acquired J&J Baker Enterprises Inc. and its affiliate Nutri-Cycle Inc. for $4 million. The two companies provide wastewater biosolids management and land application services to the central Florida market. J&J Baker has 72 employees and is based in Punta Gorda, Florida. Azurix is a global water company that owns, operates and manages water and wastewater assets, provides related services and develops and manages water resources.