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9 Comprehensive Training Strategies for Vacuum Truck Professionals

By jcollins / January 23, 2024 /

As vacuum truck professionals, it is essential to have a thorough understanding of vacuum truck operations and the various training strategies to elevate our skills and expertise. That is why today, our FlowMark team wants to explore these comprehensive training strategies that will help you master vacuum truck operations. Whether you are in the portable…

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The 6 Environmental Benefits of Vacuum Truck Technology in Waste Management

By jcollins / November 27, 2023 /

At FlowMark, we understand the importance of sustainable waste management for the environment and future generations. That’s why we offer a wide range of high-quality industrial vacuum trucks for sale to meet your specific needs. In this section, we will explore the many environmental benefits of utilizing vacuum truck technology in waste management. Industrial vacuum…

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Customizations and Add-Ons: Tailoring Your Vacuum Truck to Specific Industry Needs

By jcollins / October 16, 2023 /

Searching for a vacuum truck that meets your specific needs can be difficult. Vacuum trucks come in all shapes and sizes, just like the businesses that use them. Trying to find a vacuum truck that is tailor made to your specific needs can feel like finding a needle in a haystack. However, going into it …

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8 Key Factors to Consider in Industrial Vacuum Trucks

By jcollins / September 27, 2023 /

Industrial vacuum trucks play a pivotal role in various sectors, from construction and environmental cleanup to oil and gas operations. These specialized vehicles are designed to handle a wide range of tasks, such as removing liquids, sludges, and solids from job sites. When considering the purchase or operation of an industrial vacuum truck, there are…

How Do You Know When It’s Time to Upgrade Your Vacuum Truck Fleet?

By jcollins / July 26, 2023 /

When you’ve got a vacuum truck fleet and you see a new vacuum truck for sale, it can be tempting to go out and purchase a new truck to add to your collection. Keeping your fleet up to date is important after all! However, it’s equally as important to understand your budget, understand your company’s…

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Protect Your Employees With These 5 Essential Summer Safety Tips

By jcollins / June 12, 2023 /

No matter what the weather is outside or what season of the year it is, it’s always important to practice good safety measures when you’re working with a septic pump truck business. Working with a septic pump truck is exhausting, hard work, and during the summer, it is more important than any other time of…

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5 Essential Tips for Making Sure Your Portable Sanitation Business is Prepared for the Busy Season

By jcollins / March 23, 2023 /

Now that the warmer weather is here, it means that many seasonal events are about to be underway. Outdoor festivals, concerts, and even construction and building projects are soon going to ramp up. While these things might all seem very different, they do share one common trait: they typically require the use of portable restrooms.…

Three employees using their vacuum trucks to service a city sewer line

4 Ways You Can Help Your Crew Get the Job Done in a More Timely Manner

By jcollins / January 24, 2023 /

While winter is in full swing at the moment, before you know it, spring will be here and with it, the busy season for vacuum truck operators. Maximizing the efficiency of your crew means more money in your pocket, better customer service, and improved productivity. However, getting your crew to operate in a more timely…

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Time is Money: 4 Ways to Cutback on Downtime at Your Pumping Business

By jcollins / October 25, 2022 /

If there is one thing that business owners strive for, it’s to save money and run as efficiently as possible. This is especially true for small or family owned companies. If you are the owner-operator of a septic service business, you are aware of just how expensive a new vacuum truck for sale can be.…

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Can Vacuum Trucks Be Used for Sewer Cleaning? 4 Facts You Should Know

By jcollins / June 16, 2022 /

Vacuum trucks are versatile tools, sort of like the Swiss army knife of clean up. For messes both big and small, our machinery can handle it all. And while you may be familiar with our vacuum trucks being used for various purposes such as cleaning grease traps or servicing car wash pits, did you know…