Spreader Calibration - Leverett
Date: 11/15/2017 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location: Public Works Department Headquarters
95 Montague Road
Bring your spreader truck with you and get it calibrated!
Spreader Calibration: Save time, save money, save the environment by not over applying. This class will cover all the necessary steps for calibration of spreaders. Weather you spread sand or salt this class will teach how to achieve a goal of 250 lbs of salt per lane mile or 1,000 lbs of sand per lane mile (for gravel roads) or anything in between. Please bring your spreader truck with you and get it calibrated. This class will be both indoors and out so please plan and dress accordingly.
Please see the course flyer for more information.
*This session is open to 2 MassDOT personnel
|Ethan||Town of Leverett|
|David||Town of Leverett|
|Dennis||MassDOT District 2|
|Jeffrey||City of Easthampton|
|Alex||City of Easthampton|
|Jason||Town of Hadley|
|James||Town of Hadley|
|Billy||Town of Hadley|
|James||City of Easthampton|
|Michael||Town of West Boylston|
|Ed||Town of Hadley|
|Scott||Town of Granville|
|Jeff||Town of West Boylston|
|Brandon||City of Easthampton|
- Michael Smith
Technical Training Specialist at UMTC UMass Amherst
Michael Smith is the Baystate Roads Technical Training Specialist. He was a Highway Superintendent for 20 years where he developed and implemented modern road maintenance techniques. Mike was responsible for day to day operations and long range planning for the municipality. Before retiring in 2015, Mike was also a firefighter for 34 years. He is a lifelong resident of Heath, Massachusetts, whose teaching style includes a healthy portion of humor and student interaction.