MAWS Dispatch

Coming Soon – New Location in Manassas, VA

As part of our continued growth and expansion, Mid-Atlantic Waste Systems is pleased to announce our new Manassas, Virginia location will be open in July. The Manassas Branch will be Mid-Atlantic’s eighth location and will enhance our ability to better serve our customers in the Northern Virginia market by providing new and used waste equipment, ... READ MORE

Best Practices for How to Store Your Heavy Equipment

There are times when you will have to store your heavy equipment, whether it's for the off-season or a longer time period. Before storing it, check your manufacturer's recommendations and follow them. To make sure your heavy equipment is ready to go back to work when you are, there are some best practices you'll need ... READ MORE

How MAWS’ Parts Inventory Improves Customer Satisfaction

Companies like Amazon have forever changed customer expectations. With 1- or 2-day Prime shipping, people have become accustomed to receiving their orders more quickly than ever. As a result, other businesses - B2B, B2C, and e-commerce - have had to embrace this philosophy to stay competitive in their industries, including the heavy truck and equipment ... READ MORE

MAWS Receives Two Awards from Auto Crane

Members of the MAWS leadership team attended the NTEA Work Truck Show and were recognized TWICE by Auto Crane for the exceptional efforts and execution by the MAWS Team over the past 2 years we have been representing the Auto Crane brand. MAWS is honored to have received the High Flyer Award 2021 and the ... READ MORE

MAWS Is Proud to Announce Our New Rent A Tech Program

MAWS is proud to announce our new Rent A Tech Program! This program provides our customers with both short-term and long-term shop assistance to help fill any gaps if they are experiencing a staffing shortage, for whatever reason. What Is The Rent A Tech Program? The Rent A Tech Program operates both day and night, ... READ MORE

Upcoming Hiring Events – Spring 2022

MAWS is always recruiting new team members at hiring events and we will be at the following upcoming events. Stop by and see us and learn how you can get on the road to career success with Mid-Atlantic! We will be adding to this list so be sure to check back frequently. Sussex Technical High … READ MORE

How to Prep Your Heavy Equipment for Winter Weather

Cold weather can take its toll on your equipment, causing parts to malfunction and keeping your equipment off the road, which can cause delays in your service and potential loss of income. So what can you do to prevent this from happening? Proper maintenance is the key. Going over your equipment and addressing any potential ... READ MORE

How to Prepare for Continued Supply Chain & Labor Shortages

The supply chain and labor shortages that we’re dealing with as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic have caused our industry, along with many other industries, to struggle. The heavy equipment and chassis storage, due to the lack of microchips, is a considerable issue we’re facing right now and is a symptom of a bigger ... READ MORE

Benefits of Fleet Maintenance

Fleet maintenance is the process of keeping all your company vehicles operational. It has long been viewed as a necessary evil because of the time, labor, and money needed to do it properly, but many companies have adopted regular fleet maintenance programs because it is much lower in cost than reactive maintenance, which is when ... READ MORE

Labor Day: History, Current, and the Future of our Skilled Workforce

History of Labor Day The very first Labor Day in the country was celebrated in 1882, and it became an official federal holiday in 1894. The holiday falls on the first Monday of September and is the unofficial end of summer. Most Americans celebrate by attending cookouts and picnics and taking advantage of the many ... READ MORE