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2011-06-02 00:00:30

Amanti Art, a Wisconsin-based wholesale, contract picture framing and art company, announces the launch of its flagship website at http://www.AmantiArt.com. Madison, Wisconsin (PRWEB) June 01, 2011 Amanti Art has announced the launch of its flagship, direct to consumer, custom framing website at http://www.AmantiArt.com. The website offers customers a complete set of tools to search for and custom frame prints and posters from many of the industry's top publishers. The Amanti Art Online...

2011-05-25 08:00:00

VISTA, Calif., May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- EcoBlu Products, Inc. (OTCBB: ECOB) announced today that it has been awarded a follow on contract to supply all framing lumber components with Red Shield(TM) Protected Lumber employing our Wood Surface Film(TM) technology for the production homes being built by Heritage in the planned community of Otay Ranch in Chula Vista, California. ECOB supplied the framing package for the models on Santa Rita and Casita De Avila projects in April 2010. The...

2011-05-18 08:35:00

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ruby+Associates, a pioneer in the development of constructability of steel structures, today announced that it has earned the coveted Presidential Award for Excellence in Engineering from the American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) for its innovative work on the Ottawa Street Power Station in Lansing, MI. The award was presented during the North American Steel Construction Conference (NASCC) in Pittsburgh, PA. A panel of...

2011-05-03 07:00:00

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Everything Channel, a UBM company, today opened the Print and Imaging Summit at the Peabody Orlando in Orlando, FL. The two day event, "Transforming the Print & Imaging Marketplace: How Innovators are Embracing a New Era of Disruptive Technologies and Services," will engage attendees including thought leaders, industry analysts and IT executives in meaningful discussions around the trends and innovations that are shaping the marketplace,...

2011-04-20 07:15:00

BUFFALO, N.Y., April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In today's sluggish construction industry, there are still bright spots of growth. One such example is with Advantage Trim & Lumber, who is experiencing an increase in sales thanks to their new inventory of pressure treated lumber. According to Sales Manager Jon Fletcher, "Previously, customers who saved with our hardwood decking were forced to spend hours hopping from lumber yard to lumber yard. They spent time and their hard-earned money...

2011-03-11 00:00:29

Steel is ideal for building a strong structure that can withstand heavy snow loads. However, all steel buildings aren't the same. The following are a few notable features worth investing a little extra money in. With these features your building will be stronger, more durable, and will last longer; even with heavy snow loads bearing down on it year after year. Delray Beach, FL. (Vocus/PRWEB) March 10, 2011 With historically heavier snow loads than ever before, roofing systems are being...

2011-02-24 15:29:29

Imagine your city isn't as safe as it used to be. Robberies are on the rise, home invasions are increasing and murder rates have nearly doubled in the past three years. What should city officials do about it? Hire more cops to round up the thugs and lock them away in a growing network of prisons? Or design programs that promise more peace by addressing issues like a faltering economy and underperforming schools? Your answer "“ and the reasoning behind it "“ can hinge on the...

2011-02-19 00:00:42

Boarts' Black Angus Farm in Ford City, Pennsylvania tapped Universal Steel Buildings Corp. to replace the wooden pole barn feed lot building that collapsed from the heavy weight of snow during the February blizzard of 2010 with an Olympia Steel Buildings® pre-engineered steel building. Pittsburgh, PA (Vocus/PRWEB) February 18, 2011 Howard Boarts, owner of Boarts' Black Angus Farm in Ford City, Pennsylvania purchased a pre-engineered Olympia Steel Buildings® System from Universal...

2011-02-15 07:00:00

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gambling may be good in Las Vegas, but it is extremely risky in the roofing business - especially given the increased use of roofs as platforms for numerous alternative energy systems. That is why Georgia-Pacific Gypsum roofing assemblies expert Reinhard Schneider, AIA, RCI, CSI, will speak here this week on the importance of fiberglass mat gypsum cover boards in ensuring the durability and sustainability of commercial roofs. (Logo:...

2011-02-12 00:00:45

ConXtech® Space Frame Systems has completed structural steel erection on a 152,000 gsf lodge for the US Navy utilizing ConXRâ“ž¢ Bi-Axial Structural Steel Framing Technology. Hayward, California (Vocus/PRWEB) February 11, 2011 ConXtech® Space Frame Systems has completed structural steel erection on a 152,000 gsf lodge for the US Navy at the Naval Base on North Island, Coronado, CA. Delivery of the project, which leveraged Integrated Project Delivery...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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