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Measuring mobility
Public Works, May 2016
SpreadSmart Rx™

Spreader cuts winter maintenance spending and reduces accidents on Idaho roads
American City & County, April 2016
SpreadSmart Rx™

North-central region chosen as proving ground for ITD’s award-winning and money-saving winter road system
American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials, State DOT News, April 6, 2016
SpreadSmart Rx™

On Fleet
Snow Manager, Issue 1, March 2016
SpreadSmart Rx™
GPS DataSmart™ winter maintenance reporting system
Drive by Download DCE (Data Center Edition)™

Multifunctional plowing, spreader control
Public Works, February 2016


Idaho Transportation Department sees drop in accidents on icy roads thanks to electronic spreader control system
Equipment World’s Better Roads, December 29, 2015
SpreadSmart Rx™

Empirical proof
Snow Manager, Issue 2, September 2015
SpreadSmart Rx™

Equipment Service places priority on getting every step correct from order to delivery
Trailer/Body Builders, September 2015
Easy-to-install products

Measuring mobility
Public Works, April 2015
SpreadSmart Rx™

Down in numbers
Snow Manager, Issue 1, March 2015
SpreadSmart Rx™

UI professor helps states with road salt usage
ABC Channel 9 News, January 12, 2015
The Iowa DOT has snowplow trucks upfitted with SpreadSmart Rx™ electronic spreader control systems designed and manufactured by Cirus Controls.

New Haven unveils new snow plows
NBC Connecticut News, January 6, 2015
The “state of the art technology” mentioned in the video is referring to installed SpreadSmart Rx™ electronic spreader controls designed and manufactured by Cirus Controls.



Cut salt use and save money
Snow Manager, Issue 2, October 2014
SpreadSmart Rx™GPS DataSmart™

NTEA recognizes 50 new and requalified member verification program companies for quarter ending June 2014
NTEA News, July 8, 2014

DPW eyes upgrades to snow removal operations
Newburyport News, Mass., May 17, 2014
SpreadSmart Rx™

Low sodium solution
American City & County / Across America, April 2014
SpreadSmart Rx™

Work Truck Show Innovation Award goes to Cirus Controls
NTEA News, March 12, 2014
GPS DataSmart™

“Smart” salt-spreading
Snow Manager, Issue 1, March 2014
SpreadSmart Rx™

Computerized systems better control salt and sand output
Auburn, Mass, Telegram and Gazette, January 24, 2014
SpreadSmart Rx™



GPS technology aids winter road maintenance teams
GPS News by Rocky Mountain Tracking, November 12, 2013
GPS DataSmart™

‘Smart’ spreader technology helps Iowa DOT with winter weather resources
American City & County, May 8, 2013
SpreadSmart Rx™


Press Releases

New Barracuda system offers touch controls for snowplow truck plowing and spreading applications
April 12, 2016

Integrated winter road maintenance data helps fleet managers analyze performance metrics, improve operations
March 22, 2016

Certified Power acquires Cirus Controls, LLC
January 19, 2016

Idaho Transportation Department cuts winter maintenance spending and reduces accidents on icy and snowy roads by over 25 percent
November 3, 2015

New PowerSmart™ wiring system helps save time and money on snowplow truck upfits
March 31, 2015

City of Lowell, Mass., reports 30% reduction in road salt use over the past two winters
January 6, 2015

Cirus Controls’ GPS DataSmart™ awarded The Work Truck Show 2014 Innovation Award
March 7, 2014

Iowa DOT snow-removal crews cutting salt use by 10% using SpreadSmart Rx system
September 26, 2013

New GPS DataSmart™ reporting system helps winter road maintenance managers improve performance and reduce costs
August 20, 2013

New dual-camera display for SpreadSmart Rx Touch™ spreader controls improves safety of winter maintenance vehicles
March 5, 2013