Inside the April 2014 Issue of Pumper

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Cover Story: Restrooms in River City

Following Chattanooga’s growing fortunes, Tennessee’s Charlie Hatler builds his family business on strategic moves and savvy service.

Reading Between the Lines: Do the Job Right

Failing to meet basic service standards is to risk losing a customer, not catching an environmental hazard or worse.

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Building the Business: Hiring - Play Your Cards Right

Finding the best employees is no poker game; it’s serious business.

Fuel Efficiency Standards: Pay Now or Pay Later

Federal fuel efficiency rules may be extended for work trucks beyond 2018. Would the sticker shock from new truck technologies be offset by more miles per gallon in your service vehicles?

Rules and Regs: New Florida plan calls for massive government payout for septic tank replacements

NAWT: NAWT Organizes Webinar on Property Transfer Inspections

Overheard Online: The Vacation Blues

How do one-worker, one-truck pumpers handle operations when they’re going to be away from the office for a few days?

Profile: Hard Work Meets Opportunity

Good things continue to happen for Nelson Sanitation and Rental as it serves a growing metro Twin Cities area.

State of the State: Joining Forces

In Wisconsin, pumpers and installers work together for the betterment of the decentralized wastewater industry.

Money Manager: In Sickness and Health

Wellness programs are easy to set up, cheap to run and can save you money in the long run.

Septic System Answer Man: The Disease Shield

Follow these tips to create an effective barrier between you and the myriad of waste-borne pathogens lurking at your next septic service stop.

After Hours: Flexing Their Muscles

When they’re not running a vacuum rig, this Pennsylvania father-son pumping team is out in the gearhead garage working on their latest 1960s big-block beast.

Product Focus: Portable Sanitation and Special Events

Coordinating portable sanitation at special events often requires equipment designed to provide service to a large number of attendees over a brief period of time. We offer up options for equipment and accessories geared toward serving large gatherings.

Classy Trucks: Aqua Drain Sewer Services Inc.

Product Spotlight: Self-propelled amphibious dredge cleans ponds and canal

Product News - April 2014

Industry News - April 2014

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