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2011-11-29 14:00:00

Cloud-based fastener company continues to expand web store with the addition of task specific structural wood-to-wood fasteners from FastenMaster® Houston, Texas (PRWEB) November 29, 2011 FMW Fasteners has added the FastenMaster® LOK Lineâ“ž¢ to their web store, making this collection of premium structural wood-to-wood fasteners available to contractors, homeowners and online consumers. âœWe have been stocking and selling the...

2011-11-22 12:22:14

The structural mechanism of typical mortise—tenon joints of southern Chinese traditional timber frame buildings was investigated. The investigation provides a scientific basis for the repair of these ancient buildings. The research was published in SCIENCE CHINA Technological Sciences.2011, Vol 54(7). The timber members of Chinese traditional timber buildings are connected with mortise—tenon joints, which are the core technology of Chinese and East Asian traditional timber...

2011-11-21 09:45:00

JASPER, Ind., Nov. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimball(R) Office is introducing new wood finish options as part of the company's Vision Collection of surface materials. This is the second phase of a three-phase launch for the Vision Collection, which was developed with the help of Perkins+Will design principals, Eva Maddox and Eileen Jones. The first phase launched in January and included more than 70 new sustainable seating and panel fabrics. "The new wood finishes in the Vision...

2011-11-15 07:00:00

VANCOUVER, Nov. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Evolving Gold Corp. (TSX: EVG) (OTCQX: EVOGF) (FSE: EV7) (the "Company") is pleased to provide an update of the drilling program at its Rattlesnake Hills joint venture gold property in Wyoming. Rattlesnake Hills is a joint venture with Agnico-Eagle (USA) Limited (Agnico-Eagle).  Agnico-Eagle is the manager of the joint venture and is funding 100 percent of the current exploration program. Summary of Results: -- The 2011...

2011-11-10 12:13:48

Properly functioning ecosystems have their own pest management system — predation — but as new manmade ecosystems develop, these natural maintenance systems are often disrupted. In some cases, though, installing a simple nest box may be all that's needed to restore the balance, and improve avian conservation, according to a new report published Nov. 9 in the online journal PLoS ONE. The researchers, led by Julie Jedlicka of the University of California, Berkeley, monitored the...

2011-11-08 09:56:00

UPPER SADDLE RIVER, N.J., Nov. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Minwax®, the wood care company that has helped consumers bring out the beauty of wood in their homes for well over 100 years, introduces two new colors of Minwax® Wood Finish(TM) interior wood stain: Classic Gray and Weathered Oak. The new oil-based stains, like all Minwax® stains, provide long-lasting, rich wood tone colors that penetrate deep into the pores to enhance wood's...

2011-11-03 07:00:00

Andujoâs Drywall, based in Vacaville, California, shares reasons why framing with metal studs is superior to wood framing in many ways Vacaville, CA (PRWEB) November 03, 2011 Today, Vacaville drywall contractor Andujo's Drywall, released their recommendations for steel framing in residential properties. Metal stud framing has long been used on commercial buildings; however, over the last few years the declining quality of lumber and environmental concerns have more builders...

2011-11-01 11:52:00

UPPER SADDLE RIVER, N.J., Nov. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Minwax, the leading manufacturer of wood finishing and wood care products, announces the last call for entries for the 2011 Community Craftsman Award. Eligible participants include individuals, community groups, schools, associations and woodworking clubs or guilds that promote and participate in the betterment of their communities through woodworking. The grand prize is a $5,000 cash grant, a supply of Minwax products, and a...

2011-10-31 10:19:00

TSX-V: MXR                  OTC BB: MXROF Frankfurt: M1D VANCOUVER, Oct. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - MAX Resource Corp. (TSX.V: MXR; OTCBB: MXROF; Frankfurt: M1D) has commenced a Phase II core drilling program at its Majuba Hill copper/silver/gold project in Nevada, where recent drilling encountered long intervals of high-grade silver and copper near surface in five of eight holes, as well as significant gold...

2011-10-26 12:45:00

Trading Symbol: CCY VANCOUVER, Oct. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Catalyst Copper Corp. (the "Company" or "Catalyst") today released the latest drill results from its ongoing drill program at the La Verde copper porphyry project in Michoacán state, Mexico, including a 197.1-meter intercept in Hole LV11-026 on the East Hill deposit which returned 0.36% copper, 0.108 g/t gold, 3.9 g/t silver. Catalyst also announced that Tetra Tech WEI Inc. has been contracted to produce an updated...