MHAS Sterling Naval base 10 Year Old ASC MEP Trade In’s

Posted on Saturday, December 5, 2020

MHAS Sterling Naval base 10 Year Old ASC MEP Trade In’s

Client introduction: Thales WA is based on Garden Island and is a part of the HMAS Stirling naval base. Thales in Australia is part of a leading international electronics and systems group serving the defence, aerospace and space, security, and transport markets in Australia and throughout the world. The Challenge: Stephanie (HMAS administration department) had previously asked for spare parts for their two 10 year old ASC Eureka MEP sweepers. After an amazing 10 years of not spending a cent on these high quality push sweepers they decided to have them looked at and only a set of rubber skirts

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Border Force Takes On The ASC M6

Posted on Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Border Force Takes On The ASC M6

The Client Border Force (Formerly Australian Customs) patrol Australia’s air and seaports. They have specialist facilities around Australia which examine inbound cargo. The Challenge The Border Force Facility in Adelaide, South Australia, recently went to market to upgrade their sweeper. Their directive was to get a large capacity sweeper capable of sweeping their 8,000 Square Metre facility. Their challenge was to eliminate airborne dust that builds up in their facility very efficiently. The Solution. Borer Force South Australia chose the new ASC Eureka M6 Electric sweeper. The sweeper has a new generation drive system that is very powerful and whisper

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ASC’s M1 Cleans Away RAAF’s Hanger Dust

Posted on Friday, June 26, 2020

ASC’s M1 Cleans Away RAAF’s Hanger Dust

ASC’s M1 Cleans Away RAAF’s Hanger Dust RAAF’s Pt. Cook Base recently invested in a ASC M1 battery sweeper. The base is located in Melbourne’s western suburbs. It has many hangars that house old military aircraft. The problem. These old hangers had a huge dust problem. Dust would blow in from the adjacent air fields and make the hangars look very messy. The build up of dust was a never ending problem that had to be swept by hand brooms. The Solution. RAAF’s Adam Scherri made contact with ASC’s Ken Pepyat and asked him to bring to the base and

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Siena Girls College (Vic) Camberwell gets delivery of a new ASC M3

Posted on Thursday, April 16, 2020

Siena Girls College (Vic) Camberwell gets delivery of a new ASC M3

Siena Girls College was founded 80 years ago and has around 800 students and 120 Staff. Siena Girls College in Camberwell recently purchased a Eureka Mach 3 after having a bad experience with a previous ride on sweeper. Matthew Kirwan, the Maintenance Manager, tested the Eureka M3 out around the grounds and found that it was the perfect fit for his application. The Problem: The school has lots of trees and pathways. The trees shed leaves which quickly build up creating many hours of cleaning daily.   Dust is a major issue due to environmental pollutants. Occasionally broken glass and paper finds its way on

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TLAP Chooses ASC 125 Footpath Sweeper to Keep the City Cleaner

Posted on Friday, December 6, 2019

TLAP Chooses ASC 125 Footpath Sweeper to Keep the City Cleaner

TLAP’s responsibility is to keep the city clean and oversee a community lead exposure reduction strategy. The Challenge TLAP went to market recently to explore what machines were best suited to achieve the aim of making the city cleaner and reducing the laden lead on the ground. ASC was invited to demonstrate its machines. The scope of work was to clean the city’s footpaths and CBD area. The material to sweep up included leaves, rocks, debris, glass and paper. The footpaths were very undulated and uneven. The Solution ASC had demonstrated the ASC 125 Footpath Sweeper. It did everything they

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ASC finds a dust solution for NSW Tafe Miller Complex

Posted on Wednesday, October 30, 2019

ASC finds a dust solution for NSW Tafe Miller Complex

The Challenge Tafe NSW Miller had a problem with dust from machines and forklifts operating in the classroom. Management went to market and invited many sweeper suppliers to quote and demonstrate their sweepers in order to find the best solution to achieve a dust free facility. They had a unique problem in the sense that their dust was super fine, spread quickly and required a robust machine that was able to handle the rough working conditions. After a lengthy investigation exercise the company chose ASC as their preferred supplier. The Solution TAFE NSW Miller campus invested in the ASC M2

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Magnetic Island Takes Delivery Of An EX-Fleet  ASC M6 Diesel Sweeper

Posted on Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Magnetic Island Takes Delivery Of An EX-Fleet ASC M6 Diesel Sweeper

The Challenge Townsville Council had recently made inquiries to invest in a highly maneuverable sweeper that could be used on Magnetics Island. Magnetic Island is an island 8 kilometers offshore from the city of Townsville, Queensland, Australia. This 52 km² mountainous island in Cleveland Bay has effectively become a suburb of Townsville. Their challenge was that they had a tight budget and they needed a machine that was compact, easy to use, service and swept well without creating dust. The Solution Townsville Council elected to invest in a Ex Fleet ASC M6 Diesel sweeper. The machine proved more than capable

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No More Manual Cleaning For Lithgow Council’s Footpaths And Roads

Posted on Wednesday, August 28, 2019

No More Manual Cleaning For Lithgow Council’s Footpaths And Roads

Lithgow Council is located on the western ramparts of the Blue Mountains, 140 km west of Sydney. The Challenge Lithgow Council recently investigated their options of mechanizing their CBD and footpath cleaning. They had traditionally used manual labour to clean these areas. They used traditional method of men walking around with petrol blowers and hand brooms. The Solution After researching many sweepers on the market the council decided to invest in a ASC D 850 sweeper. They wanted to make sure that they got a super reliable sweeper. They not only spent time looking at respective drive trains on various

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ASC Excels In Cleaning The Grounds For Melbourne’s Greenvale State School

Posted on Thursday, June 27, 2019

ASC Excels In Cleaning The Grounds For Melbourne’s Greenvale State School

Melbourne’s Greenvale Primary State School located in Melbourne’s North west recently invested in a new ASC battery walk behind sweeper for cleaning their school grounds. Joe Parnis , Maintenance Manager at Greenvale primary, was asked by the school Principal school to source a sweeper that could work more than 2 hours nonstop & clean the school grounds in less time and reduce the need to use traditional methods of hand sweeping and petrol blowers. Joe Parnis (Maintenance Manager) has made several inquiries over the internet and called ASC’s Ken Pepyat to demonstrate how ASC’s “sweeper solution” could benefit their school.

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Junction Park State School Enjoys 12x More Efficient Labour Utilization With ASC

Posted on Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Junction Park State School Enjoys 12x More Efficient Labour Utilization With ASC

Junction Park State School is one of Brisbane’s oldest schools established way back in 1888. The Challenge. The school looked to optimize its cleaning regime. It employed many cleaners using traditional cleaning methods to clean the school. The equipment arsenal included the traditional use of mops and buckets, hand brooms, vacuum cleaners, burnishers and petrol blowers. The school invested a lot of time looking to update these old practices to make greater use of their existing labour while at the same time improving the quality of the schools clean. The areas of particular concern were; 1. the play areas which

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The RAAF Invested In ASC Machine Once Again, Proving Its Quality & Reliability

Posted on Wednesday, February 13, 2019

The RAAF Invested In ASC Machine Once Again, Proving Its Quality & Reliability

The RAAF has once again invested in ASC sweeping machines. This time it’s the Amberley base located in the outer suburbs of Brisbane (Queensland). The machine will be used to maintain high tech parts storage hangars.  These parts hangars are always open to ensure maximum airflow. The result unfortunately is that alot of dust builds up due to airflow from outside. The new ASC M3 was recommended and installed. Asc’s Rafael Rodriguez installed the machine to very happy staff. The machine will principally be used in the high security Boeing section of the operation. Another great investment for the Australian

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Aviation Hangar at Mildura Airport Receives ASC M2 to Clean Their Hangar in Hard Weather

Posted on Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Aviation Hangar at Mildura Airport Receives ASC M2 to Clean Their Hangar in Hard Weather

ASC arrives at Mildura Airport – Pictured a photo of Larry Cowley from Aviation Alliance at Mildura Airport. Larry and his team run a fleet of aircraft for pilot training, scenic flights, tours, fire management & personal charters. Mildura is an area known globally for its grape & wine production. Many outsiders are unaware how hot, dry and windy the Mildura area gets. With so much dry heat, dust is a big problem. The dust gets airborne and then trapped in hangars daily. Keeping hangars dust free is crucial in aviation as planes’ engines must always be free of FOD . To eliminate

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ASC Sweeper Assists West Devonport Hockey Club (TS) in Keeping it’s Pitch Maintained

Posted on Monday, August 13, 2018

ASC Sweeper Assists West Devonport Hockey Club (TS) in Keeping it’s Pitch Maintained

A hockey pitch is the playing surface for the game of field hockey. Historically, the game was played on natural turf (grass) but nowadays, it is predominantly played on artificial turf. The transition onto artificial pitches came during the 1970s and was made mandatory for major competitions in 1976. Artificial turf is a surface of synthetic fibres made to look like natural grass. It is most often used in arenas for sports that were originally or are normally played on grass. Pictured here is the West Devonport Hockey Club in Tasmania which uses an ASC Eureka M3 Petrol synthetic grass sweeper

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Liverpool Plains Shire Chose an ASC Dulevo 850 to Help Make the Townships Cleaner

Posted on Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Liverpool Plains Shire Chose an ASC Dulevo 850 to Help Make the Townships Cleaner

Liverpool Plains Shire Council has invested in a new ASC Dulevo 850 footpath sweeper. Nestled in the foothills of the Great Dividing Range in central north-west, New South Wales, the council’s diverse and abundantly resourceful Shire is surrounded by picturesque mountains and expands across the vast and bountiful Liverpool Plains. The population centers of Quirindi and Werris Creek Shire are surrounded by a number of smaller villages and hamlets including Blackville, Caroona, Currabubula, Pine Ridge, Premer, Spring Ridge, Wallabadah, and Willow Tree. These vibrant communities now have a new ASC sweeper to keep their townships clean all year round. Gone

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