News & Blog

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text] Street sweepers do much more than just keep streets clean and nice to look at. When leveraged properly, and at their optimal efficiency, street sweepers are an effective water pollution control method for urban areas and a crucial...

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Join JJE at the 2018 WWETT Show Feb 22-24 in Indianapolis to see how Vactor is changing the game in weight capacities for full-size vacuum excavators.  Along with FS Solutions Group, Jetstream, Vactor, Guzzler, and Westech, the JJE team will be at booth #5050.  Come by...

The Ontario Public Works Association (OPWA) Supplier Award is being established this year to recognize a public works supplier that exemplifies support of the industry and organization. Joe Johnson Equipment is the recipient of the inaugural OPWA Supplier Award.  JJE is Canada’s largest infrastructure-maintenance company, and...

Reprinted With Permission From Equipment Journal  The Next Generation HXX was unveiled in October, at the 2017 International Construction & Utility Equipment Exposition (ICUEE) Show in Louisville, Ky. “The new HXX concept showcases our latest design thinking in terms of improvements in payload capacity, weight distribution, operation...

by Ben Schmitt, Product Manager with Vactor Manufacturing Printed With Permission from CUI When cold weather conditions set in, regular maintenance and a heightened awareness of how to keep vacuum excavation equipment operating properly is required to avoid costly repair expenses. In the oil and gas market alone,...

Another successful year of fundraising complete - thank you to everyone who supported this year's Charity of Choice! JJE presented the Seasons Centre for Grieving Children with $6275! The Seasons Centre for Grieving Children provides peer to peer support programs, in a safe home-like atmosphere for children,...

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