TAG: Snow and Ice Symposium

SnowWolf debuts QuattroPlow at SIMA show

July 6, 2016By

SnowWolf, a Burnsville, Minn.-based snow removal equipment manufacturer, unveiled the QuattroPlow June 23 at the Snow & Ice Management Association’s 19th annual Snow & Ice Symposium in Providence, R.I. The QuattroPlow gives the operator four distinct functions—a hydraulic angle snow pusher, angle and straight plow with wings, wide angle plow with wings and a backdrag plow—in one piece of equipment.... read more

Snow & Ice Symposium keynotes cover staff, health

June 29, 2016By

Nearly 2,000 snow and ice professionals gathered in Providence, R.I., for the 19th annual Snow & Ice Management Association’s (SIMA) Snow & Ice Symposium June 22-24. Attendees took advantage of a staggered schedule of educational workshops, networking sessions and time on the trade show floor, which featured 146 exhibitors. One networking session, the Snack & Chat event, gave snow professionals the... read more

Snow service procurement best practices

May 23, 2016By
Photo: SIMA

One of the most difficult challenges for snow and ice management professionals is educating customers and prospective customers about the realities of the snow business. Far too many buyers of snow and ice management services make purchase decisions without understanding how to optimize their relationships with service providers. Because of this knowledge gap, they make poor and untimely contract award... read more