CHESTNUT RIDGE, N.Y., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- BioHiTech Global, Inc. ("BioHiTech" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: BHTG), a technology and services company that provides cost-effective and sustainable waste management solutions, announced today it has received an additional purchase order for its Revolution Series Digesters from Carnival Corporation & plc, the world's largest cruise company, bringing the total value of orders received in July to approximately $1 million.
Shipments on Carnival Corporation's recent orders are expected to commence late in the third quarter of 2020 and are part of the previously announced purchase contract between the two companies with an estimated value of up to $14 million. This new purchase order is slated to equip Carnival's newest 2,600 room ship, Mardi Gras, scheduled to enter service in February, 2021. BioHiTech will provide multiple Revolution Series Digesters and supplies for the Mardi Gras to help reduce greenhouse gases and improve environmental outcomes through the safe onboard disposal of food waste. The Company's data analytics platform will also provide real-time transparency for food waste generation to assist in Carnival Corporation's waste reduction efforts.
"We believe this order represents further progression in our partnership with Carnival Corporation as they prepare for the launch of this state-of-the-art ship in 2021," said Frank E. Celli, CEO of BioHiTech Global. "The continued implementation of this contract, coupled with our recent equity financing, places BioHiTech in a solid position to move forward across all of our business fronts, including our new disinfecting distribution business. We are focused on the execution of this contract as well as the expansion of our entire business as we work to build significant long-term value for our stockholders."
About Carnival Corporation & plc
Carnival Corporation & plc is one of the world's largest leisure travel companies with a portfolio of nine of the world's leading cruise lines. With operations in North America, Australia, Europe and Asia, its portfolio features Carnival Cruise Line, Princess Cruises, Holland America Line, Seabourn, P&O Cruises (Australia), Costa Cruises, AIDA Cruises, P&O Cruises (UK) and Cunard.
Additional information can be found on www.carnival.com, www.princess.com, www.hollandamerica.com, www.seabourn.com, www.pocruises.com.au, www.costacruise.com, www.aida.de, www.pocruises.com and www.cunard.com.
About BioHiTech Global
BioHiTech Global, Inc. is changing the way we think about waste management. Our cost-effective technology solutions include the patented processing of municipal solid waste into a valuable renewable fuel, biological disposal of food waste on-site, and proprietary real-time data analytics tools to reduce food waste generation. Our unique solutions enable businesses and municipalities of all sizes to lower disposal costs while having a positive impact on the environment. When used individually or in combination, our solutions lower the carbon footprint associated with waste transportation and can reduce or virtually eliminate landfill usage. For more information, please visit www.biohitech.com.
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