Gone are the good 'ol days when snow was removed with shovels in Mongolia.
Snow and Ice Control in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia gets a huge lift from 5 Kamaz trucks outfitted with plows, scrapers and liquid ice control systems.These will be joined on the roads by six Porter vehicles installed with substance…Continue
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Neutral enso conditions…
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This coming winter in the Ozarks is going to be colder than average with an average snow fall. Well, at least according to persimmon…Continue
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Wild Weekend Weather for Contiguous U.S.
This is a blog from Extreme Weather Expert Christopher C. Burt
For what may have been the first time in modern records the contiguous U.S. faced a simultaneous threat from a tropical storm, blizzard, tornado outbreak, and extreme wild fire threat this weekend. However, with the dissipation of Tropical Storm Karen, only a 'trifecta' was achieved. On the other hand, record heat occurred in the mid-Atlantic and…
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Annual Symposium Includes Honors, Recognition Night
The Snow & Ice Management Association (SIMA) recently held its 16th Annual Snow & Ice Symposium in Minneapolis, Minn. The four-day event featured a trade show, speakers, educational sessions and networking events for professionals in the…Continue
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How many phone calls does your municipality or county receive during a typical snow storm from residents inquiring when a particular road will be salted or plowed? You can eliminate those calls by suscribing to a hosted software solution that enables municipalities and counties to verify the completion of salting and snow removal within their community.
The software works in two modes- 1)…Continue
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There will be a snowy side to Hurricane Sandy in the higher elevations of PA, WV and VA:
As reported by Jim Andrews, AccuWeather.com Senior Meteorologist
Potentially devastating Hurricane Sandy will even have a wintry aspect, that of heavy wet snow, to go along with its inundating surge, damaging winds and flooding rain.…Continue
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I am looking for a wiring diagram to activate a western 8' straight blade. I just need the plow to raise, lower, left & right action.
Headlines from the Alaska Dispatch indicate their is in fact snow in the air. Snow fell September 6, 2012 at Denali National Park forcing the park road to close for several hours. For those that live for the snow this is a darn good sign!
Here is the article as it was printed:
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I have been doing liquid anti-icing for 12 years now. I have spoken at 3 SIMA symposiums and taught a couple of extra classes with nationally known authorities on the subject. One question kept coming up... "What kind of equipment can I buy to get started? It must be extremely dependable, effective, and compatible with all the brand name liquid deicers." I had a couple of loose recommendations but there was nothing on the market I truly liked, especially at a price that a small…Continue
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Not as predicted...
"People in Chicago are going to want to move after this winter," stated AccuWeather.com Long-Range Meteorologist Josh Nagelberg.
Snow Plow News has contacted forecasters to get answers as to why we haven't seen this massive winter snow but we have been met with silence.
We do know that Native…Continue
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“ON THE ROAD AGAIN” . . . by Jeff Hess
THE RESURGENCE OF SNOW BLOWERS November 28, 2011
Over the past couple of weeks of dealer calls everyone is amazed at how strong snow blower sales have been. Many dealers in the northeast, as well as the wholesale distributors that stock them, say that snow blower sales are up 80%, 90%, even 100% or more compared to last…Continue
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“ON THE ROAD AGAIN” . . . by Jeff Hess
11 November 2011
Planned travels to conduct sales meetings for new and existing snow plow dealers in western and central Connecticut this last week was like nothing I have ever before witnessed first hand. The…Continue
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You would think this would be an easy concept to grasp.
First, the literal aspect should be a clue: Grass is green and Snow is white.
First grader knowledge: Grass grows and Snow…Continue
Added by Mike Stevens on November 10, 2011 at 3:00pm — No Comments
Consumers think of Ford as the number one truck because of all the advertisements that showcase the sales numbers of the Ford F150 trucks. So it comes as a surprise to many that the Ford truck is not the…Continue
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Whether you're company is already on Facebook, or is still on the perpetual merry-go-round, changes are coming. Initially, Facebook had planned to launch its new "Timeline" profile's on October 1, however because of some legal issues, that has been delayed. Which means, you still have time to learn and decide…Continue
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