By Michael McClanahan / May 01, 2024

Gaming imitates life. In both, bigger is better. It’s summertime and the last thing you’re thinking about is icy roads. Any minute now, you may be sweating it poolside. But the 70.2 million daily users and more than 216 million monthly active users of Roblox, the internet gaming platform, are test driving the Roblox Snow Plow Simulator. The game, which can be viewed on YouTube (along with tips to...

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April 30, 2023

Landscaping Changes Are Coming. Are You Ready?

As water shortages spread across the West, communities are imposing restrictions on residential and commercial landscape designs. Aurora, Colorado’s third-largest city, recently banned certain uses...

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April 29, 2023

Sweep Into Spring

As spring creeps its way from the plains to the high country, road and lot maintenance turns from snow removal to debris cleanup. That means it’s time get those vacuum trucks ready to roll. And...

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Michael McClanahan - March 24, 2023

Are You Ready for the Electrification Boom?

Don’t be shocked by the growing demand for electrical contracting work, Governments and utilities are pressing hard for residential and commercial customers to switch from fossil fuels to electric...

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Michael McClanahan - March 23, 2023

'Sno Joke. There’s More to Come

They say March is Colorado’s snowiest month. But if you’ve been here more than a minute, you know snowfalls can last through the end of May along the Front Range. Even later in the mountains. And...

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Michael McClanahan - February 22, 2023

From Battlefields to Boulevards, Oshkosh Trucks Bring in Wins

What do tactical military vehicles and snowplows have in common? A lot if they're made by the Oshkosh Corporation. Oshkosh Corporation builds some of the toughest specialty trucks and access...

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Michael McClanahan - February 14, 2023

Cover Your Six with a Scorpion

With this winter’s seemingly endless cold, roadways in the Mountain West have become more treacherous than usual. Even veteran drivers find it hard to avoid slipping and sliding on icy roads that...

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