Garbage Truck News and Updates



Essential Worker Spotlight: Kirk Goode

At Big Truck Rental, we understand what it takes to keep our industry moving forward. A big part of that growth is due to our essential workers. We want to shine some light on those special people who have continued to push through during COVID-19 and all of the hard times that have come with this new…
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Grapple Garbage Truck Manufacturers

Grapple garbage trucks enable waste hauling companies to lift and transport almost any kind of refuse, including tree trunks, construction materials, and post-disaster debris. Getting the most value from these versatile vehicles is easier when you know a little bit about the major grapple garbage truck manufacturers. Below we take a look at some of the biggest…
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Customer Spotlight: Southern Tech

Everyone at Big Truck Rental does everything they can to create the best customer experience possible, but our jobs are made easy by the customers and partners we get to work with. We want to give recognition to our amazing customers and partners who have helped us grow this company. This Customer Spotlight goes out to Southern…
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How Much Does a New Grapple Garbage Truck Cost?

The cost of a new grapple garbage truck can range from around $250,000 to over half a million. Factors that play into the price tag include: Manufacturer – trucks built by industry leaders like Petersen have a reputation for power and reliability, a factor that affects the sticker price. Features – including the grappling arm’s lifting capacity,…
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Essential Worker Spotlight: Brian Moore

At Big Truck Rental, we understand what it takes to keep our industry moving forward. A big part of that growth is due to our essential workers. We want to shine some light on those special people who have continued to push through during COVID-19 and all of the hard times that have come with this new…
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Grapple Garbage Truck Maintenance

Grapple garbage trucks can perform all sorts of waste hauling tasks, thanks to their built-in remote control arms. A grapple garbage truck can lift boulders, tree stumps, construction debris, and other bulky items with ease. They’re a perfect way to expand your range of services and enhance your profit margins. Of course, owning one of these vehicles…
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John Seabaugh named Director of Strategic Partnerships for Big Truck Rental

Big Truck Rental, LLC announced that John Seabaugh will be taking on the role of Director of Strategic Partnerships. John will be responsible for the strategy and execution of developing & enhancing partnerships that will fuel the long-term growth plans for BTR. Seabaugh will be reporting directly to Vice President of Sales Eric Voss. John has over…
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Company Spotlight: Eagle River Capital, LLC

Everyone at Big Truck Rental does everything they can to create the best customer experience possible, but our jobs are made easy by the customers and partners we get to work with. We want to give recognition to our amazing customers and partners who have helped us grow this company. Our first Customer Spotlight goes out to…
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What Are the Types of Grapple Garbage Trucks?

Grapple garbage trucks are a must-have for bulk waste removal, using a boom arm and claw to dispose of everything from tree limbs and construction site debris to household furniture and disaster site wreckage. Challenging jobs that would otherwise have to be done manually by a multi-person crew can now be done by one operator in the…
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Essential Worker Spotlight: Johnny Hohlwein

At Big Truck Rental, we understand what it takes to keep our industry moving forward. A big part of that growth is due to our essential workers. We want to shine some light on those special people who have continued to push through during COVID-19 and all of the hard times that have come with this new…
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