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    Breaking Down SIMA's Snow and Ice Glossary

    Posted by Ryan Williams on Jan 26, 2016 4:30:00 AM

    There’s one resource that you’ll notice continually popping up in our blog posts and articles--SIMA, the Snow and Ice Management Association.

    We’ve shared their Key Performance Indicator checklist for snow removal with you, we’ve recommended them as a resource for training your team for snow removal, and we consistently turn to them to stay up to date on new trends and great information in the snow and ice world.

    Recently, they’ve released another such great resources--a Standard Glossary of Terms for snow and ice professionals.

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    Topics: Insider, Snow Removal, Facility Management, Snow Melting, Winter, Facilities Maintenance

    ASCA Industry Standards for Snow and Ice Management

    Posted by Ryan Williams on Dec 1, 2015 4:30:00 AM

    One major tool that facility managers can avail themselves of is the Accredited Snow Contractors Association (ASCA) and their "legal defense mechanism" known as the System Requirements for Snow and Ice Management Services, or more simply- the Industry Standards. These standards were developed by the ASCA in response to the heavy litigation that facility management teams and other snow and ice managers face, for the purpose of helping them reduce and manage the risks associated with winter weather and snow and ice removal tasks.

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    Topics: Insider, Snow Removal, Property Maintenance, Commercial Property Management, Facility Management, Winter, Facilities Maintenance

    HeatTrak Featured on Buildings.com

    Posted by Ryan Williams on Nov 24, 2015 4:30:00 AM

    We're thrilled to share that an article written by our CEO, Hillel Glazer, was recently featured on the Buildings.com Buildings Buzz Blog!

    Here's a sneak peak of the article:
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    Topics: Insider, Snow Removal, Facility Management, Facilities Maintenance

    Featured on Facility Executive...

    Posted by Ryan Williams on Nov 19, 2015 4:30:00 AM

    We're thrilled to share that an article written by our CEO, Hillel Glazer, was recently featured on the Faciliy Executive homepage!

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    Topics: Insider, Snow Removal, Facility Management, Facilities Maintenance

    Catching up with Facility Executive's Editor in Chief!

    Posted by Ryan Williams on Feb 11, 2015 4:30:00 AM

    The HeatTrak team has been fortunate enough to speak with Anne Cosgrove, Editor in Chief at Facility Executive about their brand new publication name, how the facility professional position has evolved, and top facility management practices.

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    Topics: Insider, Facility Management, Facilities Maintenance