Tag: Plow

Find the latest trends, ideas, innovations and best practices for snow and ice management professionals.

Autonomous Snow Plow

Remote-Operated, Autonomous Industrial Snow Plow Hits The Market

Teleo and Storm Equipment have introduced America’s only remote-operated and autonomous industrial snow plow.
Vulcan

Proposed Tax Break For Government Snow Removal Equipment In CA

California Senate Bill 546 proposes an exemption from the state sales and use tax for public entities purchasing dedicated snow removal vehicles.
snow and ice management equipment

Get Equipped: Snow And Ice Management Equipment

This assortment of snow and ice management equipment can improve and add value to the professional services you offer your company’s clients.
Benchmarking Your Snow Business

Benchmarking Your Snow Business

Benchmarking is an essential process that allows your company to measure actual performance and compare it to goals or established key performance indicators.
Sustainable Salting

Sustainable Salting

By practicing sustainable salting, you can improve service and save money while achieving responsible use and maximum efficiency.
Plowing Contract

Create A Plowing Contract That Covers Snowfall Uncertainty

A plowing contract that includes a “Readiness Fee” creates a win-win for contractors and clients by supporting business continuity, safety, and operational efficiency.
Turf August 2023 Issue

Turf August 2023 Issue

The Turf August 2023 issue provides the knowledge and tools landscapers need to create more resilient landscapes in the face of today's extreme weather.

Snow Season Isn’t Over. The Timeline For Next Winter’s Success Starts Now.

ICYMI: Ah, the arrival of Spring and end of snow season! Think again! In Turf's August 2022 issue, Phil Sexton, director for WIT Advisers,...
liquids snow services

Achieving Liquidity In Snow Services

ICYMI: Winter's not done with us yet--which means salting, spreading, and plowing aren't done with us yet either. Find out how John Langton's crew...
OPEI Snow

OPEI: 12 Questions To Ask Before Powering Up The Snow Thrower

With Winter just around the corner and snow slowly creeping into forecasts across the U.S., it's important for anyone who will have to tackle...
snow & ice management solutions

Get Equipped: Snow & Ice Management

This assortment of snow & ice management equipment can improve and add value to the professional services you offer your company's clients.  Bobcat Snowblower Attachment Equipped...
Snow Equipment

Snow Equipment Multitaskers

5 tips on purchasing—from pusher plows to UTVs. While the beauty of lawn care can be its scheduling consistency, snow removal’s inherent unpredictability requires a...
SIMA Industry Impact Report

What’s The Average Snow & Ice Revenue?

Find the answers to this question and more in SIMA’s just-released Industry Impact Report. The Snow & Ice Management Association (SIMA) recently released an Industry...
Staff Safety

Snow Work And Staff Safety

  This information from the Snow & Ice Management Association (SIMA) appeared in a past year on turfmagazine.com. The advice remains timely, especially as many...
snow and ice management

Trends For Snow Contractors To Watch

Virtually every industry has been changed by the pandemic. From minor inconveniences due to a change in protocol to major disruptions in livelihoods, the...
de-icing sprayers

Hilltip Introduces Tailgate-Mounted SprayStriker, 90 UTV Systems

Hilltip has introduced its new SprayStriker™ 65 TR and 90 UTV systems, the only tailgate-mounted de-icing sprayers on the market. Designed for compact tractors,...
Salt Storage

Hybrid Hatches Solve VDOT Salt Storage Challenge

The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) faced a complicated roofing problem at its hazardous chemical storage building in Cross Junction, where it stores salt...
Hilltip IceStriker Combi Spreader

Hilltip Introduces IceStriker 1200-4200AM Combi Spreaders

Hilltip has introduced its innovative IceStriker™ 1200-4200AM Combi Spreaders to the North American Market. Designed for ½-ton trucks and larger, the new electric-powered spreaders...
deicing

Liquid Courage: Anti-icing, Deicing, And The Whys Of Dry

When it comes to anti-icing and/or deicing the first question you should ask is: what is the service goal of the property? You will...
snow and ice services

Snow And Ice Services Standards

Early this year, the Snow & Ice Management Association (SIMA) released SIMA-10-2020 Standard Practice for Procuring and Planning Snow & Ice Management Services—the American...
Buddleia Violet

Outsmarting Invasives

Today’s low seed set sterile cultivars are not your parent’s Bradford Pears.

Arbor Day: Canopy Report Reveals America’s Favorite Tree & More

On this Arbor Day 2024, did you know that If trees could talk, Americans would want them to sound like Morgan Freeman? This and more serious statistics can be found in the "The Canopy Report," a new consumer report on how America sees trees by The Arbor Day Foundation.

Featured Videos

[VIDEO] Dickies®: Discover Workwear That’s Anything But Uniform

Looking for uniform solutions for your large team? An unmatched inventory and versatile looks are just a few reasons why companies trust Dickies®.
Natural Swimming Pools & Ponds

Natural Swimming Pools & Ponds

Landscape design, Nature, and recreation all meet in this stunning and fun eco-alternative.
Backyard Makeover

Attractive Accessibility: Bobcat’s Backyard Makeover

Julie Rummer of Turlock, CA now has her wheelchair-accessible dream backyard thanks to the Bobcat backyard makeover contest!
Autonomous Snow Plow

Remote-Operated, Autonomous Industrial Snow Plow Hits The Market

Teleo and Storm Equipment have introduced America’s only remote-operated and autonomous industrial snow plow.
Vulcan

Proposed Tax Break For Government Snow Removal Equipment In CA

California Senate Bill 546 proposes an exemption from the state sales and use tax for public entities purchasing dedicated snow removal vehicles.