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World Sweeping Association’s Sweeper Roundup – September 15-17, 2017

World Sweeping Association’s Sweeper Roundup – September 15-17, 2017

At North American Sweeper Magazine we take industry education very seriously. We also know the value of people in our industry getting together to share ideas and get to know one another. That’s why we are proud to be one of the sponsors of America’s first ever, independent sweeping conference, the World Sweeping Association’s ‘Sweeper [...]

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Commercial Credit, Inc. Completes Acquisition Of Transfac Capital, Inc

Commercial Credit, Inc., parent company of Commercial Credit Group Inc. (CCG), a leading independent commercial equipment finance company, today announced the purchase of the business operations of Transfac Capital, Inc., thus expanding into the accounts receivable factoring business. With the closing of the transaction, Salt Lake City-based Transfac Capital, Inc. will operate as a subsidiary [...]

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Vacall AllJetVac R Series Available With Recycler Option

Vacall AllJetVac R Series Available With Recycler Option

The Vacall AllJetVac R Series machines address an industry preference for rear reel positioning in high performance sewer cleaning. Equipped with a Recycler option, the AllJetVac can further improve productivity while saving up to 5.7 million gallons of water each year. Designed, built and supported by Gradall Industries, Inc., AllJetVac R series delivers excellent jetting [...]

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Stewart-Amos Sweeper Co. Launches New Website and Online Dealer Marketing Support Program

Stewart-Amos Sweeper Co. Launches New Website and Online Dealer Marketing Support Program

Stewart-Amos Sweeper Co., a leading manufacturer of highly productive and easy-to-operate chassis-mounted street sweepers, has officially launched its new website. The website, located at www.stewart-amos.com, was designed to provide visitors with quicker and simpler access to key features, benefits, and capabilities of the company’s street sweepers, including 7 mechanical brooms and 3 regenerative air models. [...]

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10 Sweeper Maintenance Tips

10 Sweeper Maintenance Tips

A good preventative maintenance program is the best cost-benefit value to your sweeper. Every sweeping contractor and municipality should have a program in place to catch any loose parts, misalignments, vibrations, etc. early on. Vital sweeper systems and parts must be well maintained – and replaced on time as needed. Here are 10 tips to [...]

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Driver Performance: Effects on Safety and The Bottom Line

Driver performance is the critical component for companies to maintain a favorable safety record in addition to a profitable bottom line. There are many natural factors that drivers need to pay attention to in order to perform their duties without incident (I.E. weather conditions, other drivers on the road, pedestrians, obstructions/hazards etc.). These elements alone [...]

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Get To Know Global Environmental Products

Get To Know Global Environmental Products

Global Environmental Products is one of the world’s leading producers of specialized Street Cleaning Equipment. We build Purpose Built, Heavy Duty, and simply Tough Street Sweepers. Headquartered in San Bernardino, CA, we believe in Reliable, Affordable and Innovative products. We are proud to say that our sweepers are made in the USA Global M3 is [...]

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Double Wire Braid Hoses

Double Wire Braid Hoses

Did you know that Schwarze uses durable, anti-corrosive, double wire braid hydraulic hoses on all its sweepers as an extra measure of safety? Double wire braid hydraulic hoses are made of synthetic rubber lining, protected by two wire braid reinforcements separated by a synthetic rubber layer, and a synthetic rubber cover that is oil and [...]

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Autumn Sweeps

Autumn Sweeps

Year-round sweeping programs are important, and not only improve the appearance of the area, but are also a recognized Best Management Practice for any stormwater runoff program and are beneficial for the environment. While the spring cleanup removes tons of stone, salt, sand and cinders, the autumn’s primary concern are the leaves. These leaves, if [...]

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Mergers & Acquisitions in the Power Sweeping Industry:

Mergers & Acquisitions in the Power Sweeping Industry:

How a unified group of companies creates synergistic value Face it, nobody knows your power sweeping business as well as you do. Perhaps you started the company. Or maybe your parents started the business with a single sweeper 30 years ago and you’ve helped expand the business over time. In any case, you know the [...]

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