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June 20–23, 2017


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The Best Practices in Snow Service Procurement: 52-Week Visual Timeline is available for download now, and is free to anyone. The timeline lays out a general schedule to help streamline the RFP and contract negotiation process for the industry.
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The Snow & Ice Management Standard Glossary of Terms is available for download now, and is free to anyone. The glossary defines a number of key terms used in professional snow & ice management services in North America.
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Risk Management > Legal

Overtime pitfalls

Understanding the basics, exemptions, and new U.S. rule can help you avoid the penalties.

Ice Management > Chemicals & Equipment

An ice melting game changer

Ready to graduate from straight rock salt? Treated salt delivers cost savings, improved performance.

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  • First ASM University a success

    SIMA recently completed its first ASM University, with 19 individuals earning their Advanced Snow Manager designation. View the list of Spring 2017 graduates and learn more about ASM University here.
  • Free online training course for members

    The online training course 'Using the Procurement Timeline as a Sales Tool' is now free for all members. Learn more about SIMA's Best Practices and how to utilize the Snow Service Procurement Timeline.
  • Congratulations to recent ASMs

    SIMA has awarded 1,052 course certificates in the Advanced Snow Management program, with 231 full ASMs since the program began in November 2013.
Best Practices

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