Recognizing the health hazards of inadequate street sanitation, Elgin, IL resident and inventor John Murphy designed the first motorized street sweeper in 1914. Since then, Elgin’s product line has grown to offer the latest sweeping technologies with Murphy’s original commitment to sustainability and the environment as the foundation of Elgin Sweeper’s mission.
Over the first century, Elgin Sweeper has developed a product line which offers the latest sweeping technologies to municipalities, contractors, airports, and industries. Elgin Sweeper has established an impressive network of professional dealer partners as well, with more than 100 dealer locations around the world providing unmatched customer service and expertise.
Elgin Sweeper is committed to using new technology to provide exceptional sweeper performance while reducing air and water pollution. With the introduction of EcoInfused™ Technology, products can include alternative fuel and waterless dust control as well as efficiently manage horse power. Elgin Sweeper is a leader in developing innovative products that result in cleaner streets, water, air, and communities.