It’s August, Time to Get Out Your Snowplows
By Mike McClanahan / August 30, 2021

If you’ve been in the Mountain West any length of time, you know that to be true. It’s late August and snow has already fallen on the highest peaks west of Denver…and there’s plenty more where that came from. When will it reach you? If you’re in Denver, the National Weather Service says it could be as early as the first week of September or as late as mid-November. On average, Denver’s first snow...

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Mike McClanahan - August 17, 2021

Cities Pick Schwarze for a Clean Sweep

Cleaning pavement involves more than just sweeping debris out of the way. A real cleaning involves picking it up, disposing of it responsibly, and keeping airborne particulates to a minimum in the...

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Michael McClanahan - May 30, 2021

Vac-Con Trucks Make a Clean Sweep of Debris Removal

Whether on job sites or city streets, Vac-Con® industrial vacuum trucks and heavy-duty machines are found wherever fast, efficient debris removal is called for. Their world-class industrial vacuum...

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Mike McClanahan - May 25, 2021

From Airport Runways to Streets and Parking Lots, Schwarze Sweepers Get the Job Done

You’ve seen what a flock of birds can do to an airliner—they even made a movie about it—but what about rocks and miscellaneous debris left or blown onto runways? Engines are at maximum power on...

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April 28, 2021

OJ Watson Keeps ‘Em Flying (and Driving), Part 2

OJ Watson Keeps ‘Em Flying (and Driving), Part 2 People in the Rocky Mountain region know that spring is one of the snowiest times of year. April is Denver’s second snowiest month and measurable...

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April 16, 2021

OJ Watson Keeps ‘Em Flying

When Denver International Airport (DIA) opened in 1995, it was the world’s largest airport in land area, since surpassed only by King Fahd International Airport in Saudi Arabia. It’s larger than the...

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March 15, 2021

Customize Your Truck for a Perfect Fit

Is your truck doing the job as well as you want? Or are you trying to shove a square load into a round place—sometimes literally? Many times a truck fresh off the lot won’t have the “bells and...

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