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Overcome the Polar Vortex with the Best Equipment and a Smart Plan

Posted by on 13 February 2014

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It's the year of the Polar Vortex. As you read this, yet another massive winter storm is rolling up the East Coast, bringing unprecedented cold and snow even to states that almost never see such weather. And while those of us in the Northeast may be used to harsh winters, trucking companies and heavy equipment operations can? afford to simply ?ake it in stride.?For truck drivers, storms can literally be a matter of life and death. And for municipalities, state transportation agencies and private businesses, repeated efforts to move and remove accumulating snow can be a round-the-clock struggle.

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Get in Gear for Winter with Tracey Road Equipment

Posted by on 6 December 2013

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Let Tracey Road Equipment Keep You Ahead of the Snow!

Tis the season for snow! It's hard to believe it's already December and the official start to winter is upon us, but it's only a matter of time until the snow is flying and we start accumulating several feet of the white stuff. And with heavy amounts of snow compiled, increased maintenance is required to appropriately deal with the slippery stuff - men and women in the construction, truck & highway industries are responsible for keeping our roads, parking lots, and driveways safe, salted & sanded, and free of snow. Oftentimes, they work late into the night and in the wee hours of the morning under a tight schedule to maintain and facilitate travels for children to get to school, people to get to work, and everyone else to get where they'se going - and, most importantly, safely.

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Plow Season Is Here......Tips To Keep You Safe On The Roads

Posted by on 27 November 2012

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Winter in Central New York can be pretty rough. From October to April, the beautiful Salt City turns cold and snowy and commuting becomes hazardous. During the winter months plow trucks take to the streets to keep our roads clear and safe and we must remember to keep an eye out for them. They're an extremely common sight in Syracuse during the winter. Generally speaking, they're very hard to miss. It's best to try to give them as much room as possible. They're quite large, they can move quickly in some situations where your car might not be able to. Snowplows tend to travel at a lower rate of speed than other vehicles, so be sure to slow down if you see one in front of you.

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