Snow and Ice Operations - Marlborough

Date: 11/21/2019 8:00 AM - 11/21/2019 3:00 PM

Location: Jericho Lodge
496 Brigham Street

Marlborough, Massachusetts

Capacity:

23/30


Overview

This course will teach planning for winter weather and cover:

  • The proper use of salt and liquid anti-icers and the environmental impacts.
  • Pre wetting and pre-treating
  • Anti-icing vs. De-icing.
  • The use of sand and it’s environmental impact.
  • Equipment calibration, usage specification and technology.
  • Snow and ice policy for public review. 
  • Cost benefit analysis of salt vs. sand.

Registration 7:30 AM. Class begins at 8:00 AM.

Registration
Amount

$150.00
Register by 11/21/2019
Private Sector

Register

$75.00
Register by 11/21/2019
Public Sector

Register

If you are having trouble with registration, please call 413-545-2604 for assistance.

 
Attendees
First Name Affiliation
Kevin City of Marlborough
Nick City of Marlborough
David Town of Westminster
Anthony Town of Littleton
Alan Town of Westminster
Nicolas City of Fitchburg
Matt City of Marlborough
James City of Marlborough
Chris City of Marlborough
Jacob City of Marlborough
Christopher Town of Holden
John Town of Natick
Javier City of Marlborough
Ken Town of Natick
James Town of Westminster
Tyler City of Marlborough
Tim Town of Westminster
Craig City of Fitchburg
Justin City of Marlborough
Timothy City of Marlborough
Mario City of Marlborough
Gary City of Fitchburg
Jason City of Marlborough
Instructors
  • 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 operation 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. Mike can be reached at: mdsmith@umass.edu