Snow+Ice Management

Douglas Dynamics unveils dates for salt brine training tour

August 8, 2017By

Douglas Dynamics unveiled the dates for this year’s “The Power of Salt Brine” training tour. The tour, scheduled from Aug. 8 through Sept. 28, is a national educational effort designed to give contractors a face-to-face opportunity to learn best practices for using liquids as part of their snow and ice management plan. Training sessions will be led by Daniel Gilliland,... read more

SnowWolf redesigns ProPlowFX

August 8, 2017By

SnowWolf redesigned its ProPlowFX, an all-purpose plow attachment that’s capable of snow removal and light dirt moving or landscaping. The new attachment features a semi-floating torsion system that provides variable down pressure and shock absorption, a trip-lock-out feature and a shorter blade-to-machine distance for greater maneuverability. The ProPlowFX also features automatic oscillation, which allows the attachment to rise or fall... read more

SnowEx upgrades Liqui Maxx spray system

August 1, 2017By

SnowEx ramped up its Liqui Maxx spray system, available in tank sizes of 300, 500, 750 and 1,250 gallons. Powered by a 5.5-hp engine, Liqui Maxx’s HFD-200EX deluxe model now features an electric start, allowing users to operate the choke from the cab. Also new to the deluxe system, a hydraulic motor driven pump includes a dry seal with low water... read more

Hiniker intros new skid-steer pushers

July 12, 2017By

Hiniker Co. introduced its 3600 Series skid-steer snow pushers. Available in 96- and 120-inch widths, the box-style snow pushers feature 36-inch tall by 36-inch deep sides and a durable rubber cutting edge. Additionally, 3/8-inch steel construction side plates provide strength and durability, while heavy duty steel skids allow for floatation over uneven surfaces. The model includes a universal skid-steer attachment system.... read more

Pro-Tech product line gets an upgrade

July 12, 2017By

Pro-Tech Manufacturing and Distribution‘s Turf Pusher product line will now come standard with a pin-on coupler design, allowing customers to swap out different coupler plates. To use, customers will need to remove several locking pins on the rear of the Turf Pusher and switch out the coupler plate. This feature replaces the previous fixed-coupler design that was welded to the... read more

SIMA wraps up in Montreal, heads to Cleveland in 2018

June 27, 2017By

As half the U.S. survived a blistering heat wave last week, the Snow & Ice Association (SIMA) escaped to The Palais des congrès de Montréal June 20-23 to discuss the white stuff. The Canadians welcomed SIMA’s 20th annual Snow & Ice Symposium with open arms. It was the first time the association’s trade show and educational seminar visited Canada; 51... read more