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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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Street Sweeper Trends to Watch For

Street Sweeper Trends to Watch For

Street sweepers and their manufacturers continue to evolve and add features in order to meet current and anticipated user demands. While some of the following features might be considered standard equipment for one company, another company might be waiting to add several features together in an upgrades package once they are about to narrow down [...]

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What is the Best Accounting Structure to Use for your Street Sweeping Company?

What is the Best Accounting Structure to Use for your Street Sweeping Company?

Outside of the actual bookkeeping that keep your revenues and expenses straight, you can also employ law and structure to save your street sweeping business money in taxes and expenses. Here are some of the ways to identify the best accounting structure for a street sweeping company. Understanding the Costing Method In order to give [...]

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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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Interview with James Roy of PAM Sweeping Industrial Cleaning Services

Interview with James Roy of PAM Sweeping Industrial Cleaning Services

An interview with PAM Sweeping Services operating in and around the NYC area. PAM Sweeping Industrial Cleaning Services operates in and around the NYC area with over 50 years of experience in the industry. We were lucky enough to speak with James Roy of PAM Sweeping Industrial Cleaning Services to see how their business began, [...]

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Jack Davenport of Jack Davenport Sweeping Services

Jack Davenport of Jack Davenport Sweeping Services

An interview with Eric Sunderland of Jack Davenport Sweeping Services in Bakersfield, CA. Being in business since 1979, Jack Davenport Sweeping Services has remained a powerful street sweeping force throughout California. They’ve provided quality day porter, power washing, parking lot sweeping, and street sweeping services for construction clients, property management companies, and counties. They offer [...]

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Late Summer Sweeping

Late Summer Sweeping

Late summer and early fall, when many of the sweeping contractors are out mowing and landscaping, there doesn’t seem to be a need to sweep streets except for after parades and festivals. But for preventing stormwater pollution, this could not be further from the case. Early in the year, we are all about spring cleaning. [...]

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Leveraging References for New Municipal Business

Leveraging References for New Municipal Business

Breaking into the market for whales [huge clients] for any professional service is difficult without an inside connection. Most of the business for consistently large volume clients is done through referral, and earning that business can be as much a game of politics as a game of skill. Here are a few ways you can [...]

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Hush that sweeper!

Hush that sweeper!

Most of us don’t give much consideration to noise on a day-to-day basis, but you may find yourself on a job site in both business and residential areas that limit the decibel level permitted. Many cities have developed noise ordinances that restrict the allowable noise level(s) at certain times of day for different zoned areas [...]

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Sweeper Summit 2016 Announcement

Sweeper Summit 2016 Announcement

Sweeper Summit 2016 is excited to announce the first of many guest speakers, Eric Van Dam. Eric is currently a Vice President at Quarton International. Eric has over 10 years of investment banking, private equity, and hedge fund experience. Prior to joining Quarton, Eric was a hedge fund analyst at Kingdon Capital, a $2.5 billion [...]

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