On November 23, 2015, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of HII Technologies, Inc. (f/k/a Shumate Industries, Inc.; Hemiwedge Industries, Inc.) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 243 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application to Employ Wells & Cuellar PC as Special Collection Counsel. Objections/Request for Hearing Due in 7 days. Filed by Apache Energy Services, LLC, Aqua Handling of Texas, LLC, Hamilton Investment Group, Inc., Sage Power Solutions, Inc., Debtor HII Technologies, Inc. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit A – Wells Declaration # (2) Proposed Order) (Johnson, Christopher)
HII Technologies, Inc. (f/k/a Shumate Industries, Inc.; Hemiwedge Industries, Inc.) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on September 18, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-60070. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge David Jones. The law firm of McKool Smith, P.C. is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to HII Technologies, Inc. (f/k/a Shumate Industries, Inc.; Hemiwedge Industries, Inc.) in the bankruptcy case.