Oh No, My Compactor is Frozen!

Oh No, My Compactor is Frozen!

This doesn’t have to happen to you.  Protect your compactor equipment during the cold winter months.  A few precautions now will save you grief in the future.  Pay special attention to what is being disposed of during sub-zero temperatures.  Limit wet waste when the thermometer falls below freezing for any extended period of time.  Pay … Continued

Tracy’s Story of Survival

Tracy’s Story of Survival

  It seems breast cancer has affected everyone in some way or another.   At Solid Waste Systems, it affected us deeply when we learned that Tracy, our office manager, had breast cancer.  Tracy has been with Solid Waste Systems over 20 years and is a cornerstone of our business.  We were all distraught when we … Continued

SWS Attends 46th Annual Sewer Maintenance School

The 46th Annual Sewer Maintenance School, May 22nd – 23rd, was held in Spokane, WA at the Red Lion Hotel.  Phil Davison of SWS, along with Curtis Craig of Enz Nozzles were in attendance.  We had an informational booth showcasing an array of Enz Nozzles, Enz literature and Vaccon literature.   We also showcased a Vaccon sewer vacuum truck in the … Continued

SWS Receives Marathon’s President’s Award

Solid Waste Systems is the proud recipient of Marathon’s President’s award for 2012.  This award is given for outstanding RamJet compactor and vertical baler sales.  Pete Grundin of Marathon Equipment presented the award to Paul Cochran at a lunch sponsored by Marathon Equipment Company.     SWS is one of only three companies to recieve this … Continued

Tacoma Location Expands

Tacoma Location Expands

Our Tacoma location is expanding its operation in order to meet the demands of our ever-growing customer base.   We have added additional skilled service technicians and have grown our parts department inventory.  We also offer delivery of parts purchased.   We have new and used compactors, balers and trucks available for purchase, rent or … Continued