About

Why Johnston?
simple

We make the buying process and ownership of a sweeper simple & flexible.

Simple: Johnston Sweepers provide Endless Sweeping Solutions™, and the Johnston North America team provides you with endless support. Rest assured our dealer network is comprised of highly trained and thoroughly committed individuals. This level of commitment and excellence is what has gained us the worldwide leading position in the street sweeping marketplace.

Why Johnston?
reliable

A longer lasting product with a superior lifetime warranty.

Reliable: Johnston Sweepers are versatile and perform far more than basic sweeping duties. They can easily tackle weed removal as well as street washing and catch basin cleaning. Our sweepers provide flexibility, performance, reliability, and durability. Made with 1.4003 stainless steel, a Johnston Sweeper body is made to last and provides 250-times better corrosion and abrasion resistance than standard steel.

Why Johnston?
productive

Lower operating costs and longer on-station time.

Productive: Johnston sweepers produced today have evolved from over 50 years of proven field experience. At Johnston, we continue to invest in annual research and development to ensure the Johnston brand remains the benchmark of excellence within the industry and into the future.

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Our history

From a humble beginning in 1937 introducing the mechanical Johnston Mobile Sweeper & Collector to today’s largest manufacturer of street cleaning equipment, Johnston Sweepers has been manufacturing street sweepers in Dorking, UK for more than 81 years. Johnston exports over 70% of its sweeper production to more than 80 countries worldwide, helping to keep city streets all over the world clean.

Johnston North America was established to provide sweeper solutions for a strong network of over 40 distributors across the North American market, including the United States, Canada, and Mexico.

Johnston's global reach provides the North American operation with unique insight, knowledge, and experience gained in a range of international environments that can be used to provide even better sweeping solutions for customers. With sweepers tailored to operate in many specific applications, Johnston offers a wide choice of products and options to ensure maximum performance is always achieved.