August 1, 2006 - by Vince Arone
On September 12, 2006, the 2006 Snow and Ice Symposium will be held at Landscape Ontario’s head office in Milton, Ontario, Canada, from 9:00am to 4:00pm. The Synposium is a full day seminar devoted to the most current operations and management information.
Headline speaker, Dale Keep, of Ice and Snow Technologies, Inc. from Walla Walla, Washington, will share his expert advice on Snow and Ice Management. He will explain the usage, pros and cons of sand, salt, and liquids for winter maintenance programs.
Bob Farrell, Vice President Sales Operations, PinPoint GPS Solutions Inc., will provide a demonstration on how GPS systems work, and how they can be an effective business tool.
The Ontario Ministry of Transportation’s Heather McClintock will present “From the Trenches at MTO“, outlining the Ministry’s experience with pre-wetted salt and de-icing liquids.
“Smart Contracts: Protecting Yourself” will deal with the essentials of negotiating effective snow contracts, the difference between good and poor agreements, and the provisions necessary for the scope of work.