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2014-03-15 23:00:44

In the five years to 2019, revenue is forecast to rise as the construction sector, particularly the housing market, continues to improve. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Sawmills and Wood Production industry in its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 15, 2014 The Sawmills and Wood Production industry, whose primary product is lumber, relies heavily on sales to the residential and nonresidential construction...

2014-03-04 12:28:03

VANCOUVER, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vancouver's NSDA Architects is the winner of the first Sustainable Forestry Initiative® (SFI®) Award, handed out Monday, March 3(rd) as part of the 10(th) annual Wood WORKS! BC Wood Design Awards. The architectural firm is being recognized for its innovative use of wood certified to the SFI Standard in the new Kordyban Lodge, a Canadian Cancer Society care facility located in Prince George, BC. "It's an honour to receive this...

2014-02-18 08:22:43

Eco Red Shield(TM) Protected Lumber Fills Trucks and Railcars Rolling Cross-Country and South into Mexico VISTA, Calif., Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eco Building Products, Inc., (OTCQB: ECOB) announced today that the Company's manufacturing facilities in Salem, OR and in Colton, CA have opened the new year fulfilling large coating orders for Shelter Products Inc. located in Portland, Oregon. Eco's facility in the Pacific Northwest has loaded railcars of protected lumber for...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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