Standard Equipment Blog

The Influence of a Good Teacher can Never be Erased

(This article by Denny Danko was first published in September 2011) Depend on Us! It’s a slammin’ catch-phrase, and it looks good embroidered on a shirt or a cap. Our company believes in it and wants our customers to believe in it. But, until the concept...

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Depend On Us Best Practices

Cleanliness We all want a safe and clean place to work and we ask everyone’s cooperation in keeping our facility clean and orderly. Please pitch in to do your part! Security All Advisors, Techs, and Foremen! Make sure customers remove their belongings and accessories...

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The Power of Negativity

There’s a saying that one negative person can influence 10 positive people. Then wouldn't the reverse be true? Can 10 positive people influence one negative person? Seems that this is not usually the case. The power of negativity is strong and compelling....

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Meet A Man Obsessed With Street Sweepers

Hard to believe there are people out there as obsessed about street sweepers as we are at Standard Equipment. Check out this article from a few years back. http://www.nydailynews.com/autos/meet-n-man-obsessed-street-sweeper-article-1.1507056

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Most Challenging Work Environments in the World — Part 2

This article originally appeared at soneticscorp.com In part one, we looked at five of the most challenging work environments, including underground, in space, on the ocean, on the farm, and in prison. While “most challenging” is often a matter of perspective, we...

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How It Works — Hearing Protection

This article originally appeared at sonetics.com Voice communication only works if you can hear it. To create the most effective wireless communication system available for workers in challenging, high-noise environments, Sonetics puts as much emphasis on hearing as...

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Most Challenging Work Environments in the World — Part 1

This article originally appeared at soneticscorp.com. Sometimes, calling work environments “challenging” is a matter of perspective. A Wall Street trader hammers away at phones and computers furiously trying to squeeze the highest margins out of every second of the...

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Alternative Fuel Street Sweepers

Most Elgin Sweepers are available as alternative fuel sweepers, including systems such as Liquid Natural Gas (LNG), Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) and Liquid Propane Gas (LPG). Elgin Broom Bear® OVERVIEW | Rugged and made to last, the Elgin Broom Bear...

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