Strategies for Effective Snow and Ice Management
As winter approaches, grounds managers should be prepared with a comprehensive snow and ice removal program, armed with the knowledge of what worked the previous year and what improvements were necessary to prepare for the next weather cycle. However, the seasonal nature of snow and ice management might be the most challenging responsibility for maintenance or grounds managers; beyond the need to manage equipment and staff, the work often takes place at unpredictable times.
Given this challenge, managers must carefully weigh factors such as equipment specification, operation and outsourcing when preparing a plan to handle nature's toughest weather. In this Webcast, attendees will learn the key elements of a thorough, effective snow and ice management program, including:
* Equipment selection and maintenance
* Safety and training considerations
* Working with contractors