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Wayne Sweepers Unveils New Truck at International Trade Show

October 25, 2010

Wayne Sweepers Unveils New Truck at International Trade Show

Munich, Germany–  Wayne Sweepers, LLC unveiled an adaptation of its Gladiator mechanical broom sweeper at IFAT ENTSORGA on September 13, 2010.

The new street sweeper, named the Walter Power Sweeper, is targeted towards milling and construction applications in the European market. It is a single engine sweeper mounted on a Scania chassis with hydrostatic drive. Additionally, the unit features a powerful front broom mounted on the chassis bumper.

Walter & Co GmbH, based out of Germany, will handle all final assembly, sales, and service of the street sweeper on the European continent. Representatives from the company exhibited the vehicle at the trade show.

IFAT ENTSORGA is the world’s leading trade fair for water, sewage, waste and raw materials management. The expo is held on a biennial basis in Munich, Germany, and attracts nearly 110,000 trade visitors from 185 countries.

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2010 Wayne Street Sweeper at IFAT ENTSORGA


Wayne Sweepers, LLC Awarded City of Chicago Bid for 20 Sweepers

October 19, 2009

Cedar Falls, Iowa – Wayne Sweepers, LLC was awarded a contract to provide up to 20 street sweepers to the City of Chicago. The award will be phased in over the next three years and was issued for Wayne’s Gladiator© mechanical street sweeper.

Wayne Sweepers beat out several industry heavy-weights during Chicago’s bidding process, including local manufacturer Elgin. Commenting on the recent news, company President/CEO Kevin Watje stated, “We are very excited about this honor. Chicago has very rigorous quality standards and is a very difficult city to get into, so this speaks volumes about our products.”

R.G. Smith Equipment Company, Wayne’s dealer in Illinois, helped facilitate the bidding process and will provide warranty and service work for the Gladiator fleet. The first two units are scheduled to be delivered this October.

Wayne Sweepers is approaching its two year anniversary since its formation as a subsidiary of Wayne Industrial Holdings, LLC. Wayne Sweepers is located in Cedar Falls, Iowa.

Contact information:
Kevin Watje, CEO 319-266-1721
ext. 320