Archive | February, 2014

Alpine Services removes stones from athletic fields using a one-of-its-kind Cherrington beach cleaner

Alpine Services made some custom modifications to a Cherrington beach cleaner so that it could address an observed problem with stones and foreign matter on athletic fields. The customized unit is now capable of screening soil, up to four inches deep, through either a 5/8” mesh or a ½” mesh and then immediately returning the […]

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Alpine marks 4-year anniversary of Snowmageddon and some of the busiest days ever for its big blowers

Four years ago this week, suburban Maryland experienced the biggest snowfall in its recorded history on February 5–6, 2010.  A three-day snow event that brought 30-50” of snow with significant wind to pile it, dubbed Snowmageddon, paralyzed much of North America.  The Interstate 495 Beltway around Washington, D.C., was impassable with only one lane open […]

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