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  • Operasoft SimpliCity web tool

    SimpliCity Web-based operations planning and management solution allows municipalities to manage snow operations, and even entire public works departments, with in-vehicle Android tablets.

  • ClearSpan Fabric Structures for salt storage

    The company provides design-build and energy-efficient building solutions at a budget-friendly rate so municipalities can stock up on the materials they need ahead of time.

  • EasyFence Barrier Sleeve

    Barrier Sleeve slides over iron or wooden fence posts to securely attach any type of snow fence, including plastic, wire mesh, and wooden slats up to 1¼ in. wide.

  • XYNYTH Mfg ice melter

    Use the chloride-free Winter Warrior Runway Control Icemelter safely around any metal without the risk of corrosion.

  • Lufft MARWIS road weather sensor

    The MARWIS mobile advanced road weather information sensor can be mounted on any vehicle to collect road weather information (surface temperature, dew point, water film height), road conditions (humidity, snow, ice, frost), grip (friction), and other environmental data.

  • Cargill AccuBatch brine maker

    The AccuBatch entry-level brine maker’s simple plug-and-play design allows for easy setup, maintenance, operation, and cleanout.

  • Rivertop Headwaters corrosion inhibitor for salt brines

    The Pacific Northwest Snowfighters approved Headwaters Corrosion Inhibitor at a 3.5% application rate (dose rate) to reduce the corrosiveness of salt brine (23.3% sodium chloride solution) by 75%.

  • McMahon Traisr asset management

    Ideal for fleets and complex campuses, the Traisr Web-based infrastructure and asset-management application relies on GIS to help users track, manage, maintain, and report on vital assets quickly and easily, on the road or off.

  • KZValve Tru-Torq ball valves for deicing systems

    The multifunctional Tru-Torq plastic ball valves are available with the company’s waterproof electric actuator, or as manual ball valves.

  • Grip Studs tire studs

    Grip Studs are rugged tungsten carbide studs that deliver the traction necessary for winter equipment without the drudgery and breakage associated with chains.