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NiteHawk Sweepers: A Carbon Neutral, Green-Energy Facility

NiteHawk Sweepers: A Carbon Neutral, Green-Energy Facility

Beginning April 1st of 2021, NiteHawk Sweepers in Kent, Washington became a fully carbon-neutral facility powered exclusively by green energy. This means every single-engine, noise-reducing hydraulic sweeper that drives off our production line was manufactured with minimal impact on the environment. How did a bunch of “trash guys” manage to accomplish this? We Got the […]

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Oakmont Capital Services Broadens Sales and Credit Teams

WEST CHESTER, PA, MAY 2021 — Oakmont Capital Services (OCS) has added an experienced sales professional and two operations team members to its staff. The additions to the team will expand Oakmont’s industry reach and enable the independent lender to continue to provide a streamlined, efficient application process for customers. The three additions to the […]

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Oakmont Capital Services Grows Operations and Sales Teams

Oakmont Capital Services Grows Operations and Sales Teams

WEST CHESTER, PA, MARCH 2021 — Oakmont Capital Services (OCS) has further expanded its sales and operations teams. As an independent direct lender partnered with a bank, Oakmont is committed to offering customers low rates via a virtual, streamlined process. The three additions to the team enhance the company’s commitment to service: Aaron Dym, Controller, […]

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1-800-SWEEPER: 10 Years of Growth and Accomplishments

1-800-SWEEPER: 10 Years of Growth and Accomplishments

It’s been nearly 10 years since 1-800-SWEEPER burst onto the power sweeping industry scene in August of 2011. Armed with a vision, a powerful vanity phone number and the support of 22 sweeping company owners, Mike Lucht began what remains to be the only co-op organization in the sweeping industry. Headquartered in Toledo, OH, 1-800-SWEEPER […]

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The first commercial pilot program of autonomous Trombia Free street sweeper launches in the City of Espoo Finland

The first commercial pilot program of autonomous Trombia Free street sweeper launches in the City of Espoo Finland

Bicycle path in the City of Espoo gets cleaned fully autonomically and with 85 % less energy consumption. Commercial pilots will roll out through early 2021 to kick start the era of greener and more sustainable city cleaning. Finnish street maintenance technology developer Trombia Technologies launched the world’s first full-power autonomous street sweeper in September […]

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A Brush with Greatness: How NiteHawk Continues to Change the Sweeping Game

A Brush with Greatness: How NiteHawk Continues to Change the Sweeping Game

The global company and sweeping industry leader known as NiteHawk came from creative yet humble beginnings. The late inventor and manufacturer Jack Rodgers envisioned a lighter, more powerful sweeping machine, and in 1985 Rodgers patented the first hydraulic sweeper. Over the next ten years, he worked tirelessly to refine the prototype, a machine that would […]

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Oakmont Capital Services Promotes Linn to Sales Manager

Oakmont Capital Services Promotes Linn to Sales Manager

WEST CHESTER, PA, November 2020 — Oakmont Capital Services is proud to announce the promotion of Elise Linn, CLFP, to Sales Manager. Linn will guide the OCS sales team, ensuring excellent customer service and growing Oakmont’s subsidy partnership relationships. “Elise is a dedicated, conscientious, and knowledgeable equipment finance professional who is a natural leader,” said […]

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Looking Back at 2020 and Forward to 2021

Looking Back at 2020 and Forward to 2021

This has been a year of rapid changes, to grossly understate the events of 2020. By the end of the first quarter, the emergent coronavirus pandemic had triggered a global economic shutdown, which devastated consumer markets and much of the B2B services subsector. The national health and economic disaster has impacted small, medium-sized, and larger […]

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1-800-SWEEPER Partners with Veterans Matter to Raise Money to House Homeless Veterans

1-800-SWEEPER Partners with Veterans Matter to Raise Money to House Homeless Veterans

Covid-19 has impacted all of us but the ones who it has impacted the most are homeless people – the people living on the streets who do not have access to healthcare, a roof over their heads, or food on their tables. What is particularly sad, is the number of our military veterans that are […]

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Keystone Plastics Partners with 1-800-SWEEPER to Supply Replacement Street Sweeping Brooms

South Plainfield, NJ – Keystone Plastics, a leading manufacturer of street sweeping brooms and brushes, has partnered with 1-800-SWEEPER to supply their North American sweeping partners with replacement street sweeping brooms. Keystone manufacturers OEM quality replacement brooms for all model street sweepers and will be the exclusive supplier of brooms to 1-800-SWEEPER. 1-800-SWEEPER is a […]

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