All About Liquid Deicers-Hadley

Date: 9/25/2018 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Location: Hadley Farms Meeting House
41 Russell Street
Hadley, Massachusetts

Capacity:

51/51


Overview

Course Description

“All About Liquids” This class will walk you through the process for setting up an effectively implementing a liquid anti-icing program. Expert speakers will share valuable real world experience and knowledge.

Target Audience

This workshop will benefit individuals, from equipment operators to selectmen, who are involved in the treatment and decision making processes for roadway deicing.

Instructors

Mike Smith
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 can be reached at: mdsmith@umass.edu.

Marc Valenti
Marc is currently the Manager of Operations for the Lexington Dept. of Public Works in Massachusetts. During his tenure at Lexington, the Town has been able to transform their winter liquid operation to one that mirrors some of the best around the country. 

Kevin Collins 
Kevin is the General Foreman for the Town of Wellesley Highway Division. He has been with the DPW for 27 years and is responsible for the daily scheduling and operations for the Highway Division to include streets, sidewalks, drainage, and the snow and ice program. Kevin got involved in liquids in 2003 and still learns more each season. 

Shane Mark
Shane is the Director of Streets, for the City of Newton.

7:30 am Registration/8:00 am Class

Please see course flyer for more information

 

 
Attendees
First Name Affiliation
Kevin Safe Road Services, LLC
Joe Innovative Surface Solutions
Chris Town of Leverett
Mike City of Newton
Dan Town of Williamsburg
Keith Town of Whately
Garrett Town of Hatfield
Brian Town of Whately
Bryan Town of Williamsburg
Travis Town of Hubbardston
Erik City of Newton
Herbert Town of Brookfield
Rich Town of Monterey
Steve Town of Buckland
Charles Town of Huntington
Cleber City of Newton
Larry Town of Warwick
Paul Town of Wellesley DPW
Anthony City of Newton
Ethan Town of Leverett
Jeff City of Newton
David Town of Leverett
Kevin Town of Monterey
Jose Ricky City of Newton DPW
Todd Town of Wellesley
Jason Town of Hadley
Jim Town of Monterey
James Town of Hadley
James City of Easthampton
Phil City of Easthampton
Brian Town of Hadley
Rodolfo City of Newton DPW
Geoffrey Town of Longmeadow
Mathew Town of Leverett
James Town of Longmeadow
Michael Town of Deerfield
Nick Town of Shrewsbury
Kevin Town of Deerfield
Doug Town of Whately
Louis Town of Wellesley
Vinnie Town of Longmeadow
Jason Town of Conway
Jason City of Newton
Ron Town of Conway
Shawn Town of Monterey
Bill Town of Williamsburg
Don Town of Williamsburg
Dylan Town of Whately
Jennifer Town of Williamsburg
Chuck Town of Deerfield
John Town of Holden
Instructors
  • Kevin Collins
    General Foreman at Town of Wellesley

    Kevin is the General Foreman for the Town of Wellesley Highway Division. He has been with the DPW for 27 years and is responsible for the daily scheduling and operations for the Highway Division to include streets, sidewalks, drainage, and the snow and ice program. Kevin got involved in liquids in 2003 and still learns more each season. 

  • Shane Mark
    Director of Streets at City of Newton
  • 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 can be reached at: mdsmith@umass.edu.

  • Marc Valenti
    Highway Supt. at Town of Lexington

    Marc is currently the Manager of Operations for the Lexington Dept. of Public Works in Massachusetts. During his tenure at Lexington, the Town has been able to transform their winter liquid operation to one that mirrors some of the best around the country.