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Honoring Waste Equipment Inventors on Nat’l Inventor’s Day

February 11, 2019
Leading North American manufacturer of waste handling equipment, Wastequip, celebrated National Inventor’s Day.

WQ Hires Dir. of Research and Waste Stream Sustainability

August 13, 2018
New role to showcase Wastequip’s industry thought leadership in best practices, recycling and building a circular economy

Wastequip Names New CIO

July 24, 2018
Wastequip has announced the appointment of Mike Marchetti as chief information officer (CIO).

WQ Celebrates Nat’l Garbage Man Day with Event for Youth

July 22, 2018
Wastequip demonstrated its support for garbage workers in honor of National Garbage Man Day with a celebration and youth education event at the Milton Road Boys & Girls Club.

Wastequip Introduces 6030HDB Baler

May 31, 2018
Feature-rich 6030HDB baler offers increased durability, efficiency, easier maintenance at lower price point

Wastequip Donates Equipment to Veterans for Memorial Day

May 31, 2018
Wastequip demonstrated its support for veterans with an equipment donation and Memorial Day luncheon celebration at Purple Heart Homes of Statesville, N.C.

Rich Sedory Named Outstanding General Counsel of the Year

March 06, 2018
Wastequip® announces that Rich Sedory has been awarded the 2018 Outstanding General Counsel of the Year in the small company category by the Charlotte Business Journal.

H.I.G. Capital Acquires Wastequip from Centerbridge

February 06, 2018
Wastequip, the leading North American manufacturer of waste equipment, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to be acquired by an affiliate of H.I.G. Capital, LLC.

Wastequip Helps TX Fire Department Fight Brush Fires

November 28, 2017
Representatives from Wastequip Monday dropped off a 5-ton military surplus truck that the company donated to the George West Volunteer Fire Department. The 6x6 truck will be converted for use in fighting brush fires.

Pioneer Tarping System Warranty: Complete, Long, Reliable

August 01, 2017
Newly introduced five-year Rack ‘n Pinion warranty sets industry standard