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Here's the latest in sweeping news from our Editor:
Check out our latest exclusive advance preview of the next issue of SweeperMarket, posted on December 9th. Our online preview provides our readers with at least a full week's headstart on those who won't see the ads until the magazine arrives by mail.
The article and audio podcast with our Featured Contractor for December, California-based Jack Davenport Power Sweeping, is now posted.Our November e-newsletter has been sent. If you didn't get a copy in your inbox, sign up at our Guestbook.
We welcome new annual advertiser, National Pavement Exposition. You can see their ad for the upcoming Pavement Expo to the right side of this page.
Schwarze® Industries has announced the state-of-the art Schwarze Training Academy.
The World Sweeping Association has announced its 2013 Scholarship winners.
Schwarze Industries, Inc. has unveiled a host of changes to its M6 AvalancheTM mechanical broom sweeper.
Have you read and listened to our interview with the head of the sweeping information portion of a newly released Center for Watershed Protection study? Dr. Neely Law, offers an insight into the issue of "pickup efficiency" – over 90% for new generation air sweepers – vs. the much lower values typically assigned as "pollutant removal efficiency" for sweeping as a BMP.
Keep your workers safe in the hot weather. Here's a link to a pdf of hot weather tips you can post on your bulletin board and/or distribute to your workers.
Being on Chesapeake Bay, the City of Norfolk is under stringent NPDES requirements. Our recent article with the City's sweeping management team offers some interesting insights.
TYMCO has announced that its new 210h parking area sweeper may be now specified mounted onto a Ford Super Duty F-450 or F-350 chassis.
We are pleased to announce the WorldSweeper Award of Excellence in Power Sweeping winner for 2013, Karl Stauty, president of Virginia-based Commercial Power Sweeping and Service. We also welcome Keystone Plastics as a WorldSweeper home page advertiser. You will see their ad at the top right of this page.
Did you spot the square, black-and-white QR Code toward the top of the website? If you have a smartphone you may want to scan it – and then read our article about how QR Codes are taking the U.S. internet by storm!
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If you're buying a sweeper or other capital equipment, be sure to use WorldSweeper.com's 'One Click' Finance Program. It's the easiest way we know of to get quotes from a number of lenders by filling out just one form. When vendors compete -- you win!
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"If a man is called to be a street sweeper, he should sweep streets even as Michelangelo painted, or Beethoven composed music, or Shakespeare wrote poetry.
He should sweep streets so well that all the
hosts of heaven and earth will pause to say, here lived a great street sweeper who did his job well."