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Bulk Salt

Discussion in 'Ice Management' started by tom5301, Aug 15, 2008.

  1. tom5301

    tom5301 Member
    Messages: 58

    Were is the best place to get bulk salt in Kansas City
  2. 3311

    3311 Senior Member
    Messages: 332

    Canada ! might be your best bet
  3. cod8825

    cod8825 Member
    Messages: 91

    Triton smart AZZ! I am in KC as well and we are not having much luck with NASC and some of the others
  4. JD Dave

    JD Dave PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,030

    It's going to be hard to get it here also.
  5. Snowpower

    Snowpower Senior Member
    Messages: 636

    Because it's a conspiracy amongst the privy few who hold mining rights.

    Looks like they have some political muscle too because they are stickin it to the counties and munis also.

    Im not for big government but I really think this needs looked into.

    Seems like a Monopoly to me.
  6. hoop

    hoop Junior Member
    Messages: 8

    Bulk salt availability

    Does anyone know about the availability of bulk salt in the Michigan or Ohio area? Any response would be helpful. Al
  7. chango

    chango Junior Member
    from kc
    Messages: 1

    Tom how much do you need? I sell it during the storm by the ton in KCK. I should have about 500 tons on hand when the winter starts.
  8. tom5301

    tom5301 Member
    Messages: 58

    were are you located at and what is the price we need about 100 tons but I would like to put at my shop but I could but it by the ton at your place.
  9. hoop

    hoop Junior Member
    Messages: 8

    Buy salt

    I'm looking for 2000 tons. Anyone?
  10. tom5301

    tom5301 Member
    Messages: 58


    Messages: 2

    I need 2-4000 tons as well. We can come up with CASH to start and hold 1,000 tons or take delivery ASAP. Anyone have any suggestions or phone numbers??, I'm waiting ona few suppliers as well. Any contact numbers in Canada?? Thanks guys.
  12. kcplowmata

    kcplowmata Senior Member
    from kc
    Messages: 174

    salt salt salt
  13. Kevin Kendrick

    Kevin Kendrick Senior Member
    Messages: 397

    Chango, PM me your information as we have people asking all the time where to get salt. I would like to add you to the list.

    Actually, I dont think you can PM until you have 10 posts. Email me kevin@americanequipment.us
    Last edited: Aug 28, 2008
  14. OAKMAN

    OAKMAN Junior Member
    Messages: 3

  15. cod8825

    cod8825 Member
    Messages: 91

    In Kansas City you might try Rock City off of Blue Ridge. We ordered some but we pre-paid for it though.
  16. Kuchocki

    Kuchocki Junior Member
    Messages: 8

    Looking to Canada won't work

    I am in Canada, I have talked at length to our mines. They haven't supplied all their depots, they have none to send out to fill all their orders. This message was what I got from one supplier.

    Hi Craig,

    We are still waiting for a reply on several of our suppliers then we can can finalize our price for the upcoming season. All I can say is expect an increase due to price of fuel and rationed supply.

    I will have more information for you by the end of the month.

    Thank You!!


    Salt RATIONING? Not looking forward to that at all.

    The lady from one of our mines explained that they have no way of filling all of the need this winter regardless of how much they move. They are already running at 24/7 since last winter and are still behind even though it is september.

    What are our options? I guess cutting our sand down to very little salt. Anyone know if 20:1 or less works at all?

  17. tom5301

    tom5301 Member
    Messages: 58

    Oakman if you could help out just give me a call at 913-207-3661 and we could talk
  18. DuallySnoPusher

    DuallySnoPusher Senior Member
    Messages: 114

    Kc Salt

    Call this guy he can probably get some trucking or something worked out.

  19. JD Dave

    JD Dave PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,030

    The 3 major salt players in Ontario have all there pricing released, just an FYI. I have all the sheets sitting in front of me, that were mailed out a couple of weeks ago.
  20. JeepPlow18

    JeepPlow18 Senior Member
    Messages: 658

    This is the first post in months for me haha. anyways since everyone else is on the topic, where could i buy bulk salt by the load? as i have nowhere to store it. Im in sussex county in northwestern NJ. Thanks Mike