Archive for the ‘Chemicals’ Category

Episode 034 – Multi-Agency Salt Storage Facilities with Bret Hodne and Larry Schneider

Monday, June 23rd, 2008
 
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Bret Hodne is the Maintenance Superintendent for West Des Moines, Iowa and Larry Schneider is the Street Superintendent for Ft. Collins, Colorado. Both Bret and Larry are involved with multi-agency salt storage facilities . Listen in as they share their experiences and the benefits of creating and using a multi-agency facility.

A few pictures of Larry’s multi-agency facility in Ft. Collins are available in the Photo Gallery.

Our thanks to Bret and Larry for their time to share this valuable information with us.

If you have questions for Bert or Larry about multi-agency storage facilies, you can obtain their email address from the APWA Winter Maintenance Subcommittee Roster.

Your comments and suggestions are always welcome and appreciated. Email them to me using the Contact Me button or use our comment line at 206-309-0845.

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Thanks to Andre Louis for the music available at www.andrelouis.com

Episode 027 – Salt Supplies with Dick Hanneman

Friday, February 15th, 2008
 
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The Salt Institute’s Salt & Winter Roadway Safety: For Roadway Maintainers (Snowfighters) Blog has a couple of articles about some public agencies and private contractors running low on salt. I spoke with Dick Hanneman, the President of the Salt Institute, to learn more.

Our thanks to Dick for taking the time to talk with us.

Your comments and suggestions are always welcome and appreciated. Email them to me by using the Contact Me button or use our comment line at 206-309-0845.

This podcast is licensed under a Creative Commons 2.5 license.

Thanks to Andre Louis for the music available at www.andrelouis.com