Oct 15, 2012
Returning home proves great success for snow symposium
Coming back home proved the right move for the Landscape Ontario Snow and Ice Symposium, held on Sept. 20 at LO’s Milton home office.
Aug 15, 2012
Snow and ice symposium returns to LO home office
LO’s Snow and Ice Conference and Expo is returning to Landscape Ontario’s home office in Milton on Sept. 20.
Jul 15, 2012
LO hosts its own snow show
Association sector group to hold conference for snow pros this September.
Jun 15, 2012
Results of salt treatment study expected in 2014
A study of salt treatments on parking lots and sidewalks, scheduled for completion in 2014, will be the first in the world to develop an application standard.
Apr 15, 2012
New ending — new beginnings
As the winter (such as it was) winds down, it is time to start thinking about what we need to do to close off this winter and prepare ourselves for next winter.
Mar 15, 2012
Managing your winter risk
Not much winter left — possibly — but the risks still exist as long as we are in the freeze-thaw period.
Dec 15, 2011
Rock salt doesn’t melt anything!
In my course Smart about Salt Essentials Training I conduct an experiment using a cold plate, where I simulate a frosting situation in the classroom.
Dec 15, 2011
Snow and Ice event returning home
The Snow and Ice Sector Group will hold its annual symposium and trade show on September 20, 2012.
Oct 15, 2011
New guidelines on the way to help snow operators
Research is currently underway to determine a standard for winter maintenance on parking lot applications.