Keeping Utah Winter Roads Safe
In Utah deicing and anti-icing are critical for the safety of residents and visitors. Charged with keeping icy winter roads safe are the city, county, tribal and state Departments of Transportation. From I-15 to I-70, SR-89 to SR-150 – interstate and state highways, county roads and city streets become hazardous every winter. How are your highway, public works or roads, and streets departments ensuring that winter travel is as safe as possible? Utah anti-icing, deicing, and ice melting procedures impact both local commuters, visitors to the state’s amazing natural wonders and business travelers.
Utah winter storms can range from light to fierce, from Salt Lake City to Provo, Ogden to St. George – but the roads get slick and slippery either way. Every area and snowfall amount require a road department plan to minimize the buildup of snow and ice BEFORE it happens, to enhance the effectiveness of salt or sand treatments, or prevent bridges from icing up. Desert Mountain Corporation has the liquid and granular solutions to meet the needs of the different Utah environments.
Utah Deicing and Anti-Icing Solutions
Ice Slicer is an environmentally friendly, low-corrosive granular de-icing product used to break the bond of snow and ice from Utah roadways, walkways, driveways, and parking lots. The unique natural blend of Ice Slicer’s chlorides is mined in right in Utah. It melts snow and ice effectively to 0° F, resulting in safer roads at lower temperatures. Ice Slicer’s road deicer has a distinctive natural dark red color is free of dyes and full of 60+ natural minerals. It has a distinctive red coloring that clearly marks the road, letting the public know it has been treated. Available for purchase in both bagged – 1 ton super sacks – and in bulk truckload quantities – call Cody Scaggari at 801-828-6896 for more information.
MeltDown Apex is a liquid deicer. Its melting capabilities are a 12°F improvement in freeze point over any other liquid deicer. Making it easier for Utah roads departments to battle the snow and ice buildup with an enhanced version of mag brine that works at lower temperatures.
SOS Stockpile Treatment
By treating large or small aggregate, sand or salt stockpiles with SOS, winter road departments will increase the performance of salt or gravel applications. Saving money for the road department in total winter road treatment costs. An application of SOS reduces leeching and requires a smaller amount of sand or salt to be spread due to less bounce and scatter.
AMP Deicing Liquid
AMP is a salt brine additive, mixed in with the brine to intensify the effect of the mixture. With its built-in corrosion inhibitor, it can be mixed into meet PNX standards with outstanding results. Lab and road tests have seen strong results with temperatures as low as 10°F.
Desert Mountain Corporation offers a complete line of ice melting products and ice control products. They are available in both granular and liquid forms for Utah deicing and anti-icing on rural, urban and often dangerous roads. Every area is different, with its own challenges. Our expert team will guide you in determining the best products and application rates for anti-icing and de-icing solutions.
Call Cody Scaggari at 801-828-6896 or contact him via email.
Desert Mountain Corporation – Making Utah Roads Safer for Winter Travel