Inside the May 2020 Issue of Pumper

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Chippewa Septic Service Follows the Philosophy to 'Do Things Others Wouldn’t Do' Chippewa Septic Service Follows the Philosophy to 'Do Things Others Wouldn’t Do'

Travis Simet is fearless behind the wheel as he faces down the toughest winter conditions to provide quality service for his rural Wisconsin customers.

The Right and Wrong Way to Praise Your Crew

As the busy season approaches, remember to show a sincere appreciation for front-line workers who keep the trucks moving and the vacuum pumps running.

Caribbean Locale Creates Distinct Obstacles for a Pumping Business Caribbean Locale Creates Distinct Obstacles for a Pumping Business

Hurricane Hugo presented opportunities to serve his U.S. Virgin Islands neighbors. But Lew Henley continued to grow his island septic business for 30 years.

Are You Treating Customers Right? Do They Think So? Are You Treating Customers Right? Do They Think So?

Perception is reality for customers, and clear communication will reinforce that you respect them and appreciate their business.

Rules & Regulations - May 2020 Ballooning Fleet Vehicle Insurance Premiums Threaten Pumpers Ballooning Fleet Vehicle Insurance Premiums Threaten Pumpers

Insurance companies say they miscalculated rising cost of repairs and jury awards and can no longer offer commercial coverage.

Lake George Inspection Training Attracted Surprising Crowds Lake George Inspection Training Attracted Surprising Crowds

Onsite programming strikes a chord with upstate New York wastewater professionals interested in preserving a clean watershed.

Should a Tank Be Pumped for an Inspection? You Betcha.

While some good observations can be made in a full tank, every nook and cranny will be exposed if you pump it out first.

Kansas Could Use a Statewide Septic Code Kansas Could Use a Statewide Septic Code

Plumbers and electricians only have one set of rules to follow. Joe Seiwert wonders why that can’t happen for the septic service industry.

Classy Truck of the Month - May 2020 Classy Truck of the Month - May 2020 Product Spotlight - May 2020 Product Spotlight - May 2020 Product News - May 2020 Product News - May 2020 Industry News - May 2020 Vacuum Trucks & Truck Builders

Septic service professionals choose the right components to outfit vacuum trucks to make them easier to operate and comfortable. Here is an assortment of those accessories and components, along with several fully customizable trucks available.

2020 Vacuum Tank Directory