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Eagles Club – Congratulations Terry Hackbarth

At Sewer Equipment, we strive to build a work culture based on a dedication to high quality. In order to provide our customers with the highest quality equipment in the industry, we employ a team of people who display characteristics such as ownership, decisiveness, adaptability, integrity, resiliency, urgency and the ability to be collaborative.   Read More

jetting sewer lines

What is Sewer Jetting?

  Sewer jetting is a method of cleaning out sewers and drain lines by using high-pressure water streams through specialized jetting nozzles to dislodge and clear obstructions, as well as perform regular maintenance to prevent sewage backups. Regardless of whether the location is residential or a larger municipality, sewer jetting is vital to keeping storm Read More

Hydro Excavation Application 2

Hydro Excavation vs. Air Excavation

Only a fool would make a claim that, in a side by side single hole dig comparison, air excavation would be faster than hydro excavation. Water will always cut faster and help dig faster. However, if we step back a moment and examine all the time factors involved with a given project, we can begin to understand that there are definitely times when digging with air might be a better or faster alternative. Let us take a look at a few of the factors that might determine when it would be best to use air or water for an excavation project.

GENESIS Water Recycler

Sewer Equipment Launches Two New Products

Sewer Equipment, a leading manufacturer of high-quality sewer cleaning and vacuum excavation equipment with over 75 years of experience, announced the addition of two new products to its current line of products. The GENESIS Water Recycling Sewer Cleaner and the Model 400 ECO Mini Combination Sewer Cleaner were debuted at the WWETT Show – Water Read More

900 ECO

Innovation Since 1941

The magazine publication Construction In Focus recently covered the innovation, progress, and ideology of Sewer Equipment as a whole in their August 2018 edition. Focusing on simplicity and innovative solutions over all the complex bells and whistles the rest of the industry goes for, Sewer Equipment operates using outside-the-box thinking to solve complex problems and has Read More

John Wichmann, President of Sewer Equipment

Sewer Equipment Gains New Company President

Sewer Equipment is pleased to announce the appointment of John Wichmann (former Vice President of Operations) as the company’s new President, effectively immediately.   John Wichmann’s Background   John graduated in 1983 from the University of Illinois with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering. In 1998, he completed his Master of Business Administration degree Read More

Sewer Equipment Co. of American team photo

Sewer Equipment: Company Growth and Profit Sharing

Keeping waste flowing down the pipe translated to raises across the board for employees at Sewer Equipment Co. of America, and more plans for company growth are in the works. The 76-year-old business moved from Chadwick to Dixon in 2012 into the former Johnson Controls facility at 1590 Dutch Road, and has grown steadily during Read More

National Sales Manager Dave Madole

Sewer Equipment Gains New National Sales Manager

Sewer Equipment announced the promotion of Dave Madole to National Sales Manager. Dave is being promoted from the position of Eastern Regional Sales Manager at Sewer Equipment, where he has been an integral part of the growth and success within this territory since 2014.  Throughout his 15 years in sales, Dave has realized tremendous success, Read More

Aarcomm Remote

Sewer Equipment Partners with Aarcomm Systems Inc.

Sewer Equipment, an industry leader in the sewer cleaning and vacuum excavation equipment manufacturing market for the past 75 years, announced its strategic partnership with Aarcomm Systems Inc. to begin using its Trident wireless transceiver system.    Sewer Equipment began looking for a new remote manufacturer over a year ago when the need for a Read More