SIMA article February 2014
  • By SIMA - Don Nelson
  • SIMA
  • Posted February 1, 2014

Protection from extreme cold

The polar vortex has caused quite a stir this season, with subzero temperatures and wind chills paralyzing many cities and placing snow & ice management companies at a disadvantage.

Following are suggestions we have implemented that allow us to continue operating even in these bitter cold temperatures...

Lawn & Landscape article November 2013

Eyes everywhere

GPS routing software will cost you money upfront, but in the long run could save you cash and time.

“It’s like having a camera without having to watch all the footage.” That’s how Don Nelson, owner of Glacier Snow Management, describes the GPS-powered tracking software he installed in all his company’s vehicles last year.

  • By Cheryl Higley
  • In Snow Business
  • Posted January/February 2010

Extreme Factors

Glacier Snow Management shakes up its market with precision ice control and efficiencies

Twelve years ago, Don Nelson was a beekeeper in Moorhead, MN, suffering through a 112-in. snow season and seeing parking lots that he knew he could service better. Today, as president of Glacier Snow Management, he has the Moorhead-Fargo, ND, market buzzing with techniques and services that are progressive for his market...