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Industry News

Next Generation Swimming Pool Safety System
AZoBuild, Australia - Jun 8, 2006
Invisa, Inc. (OTCBB:INSA) and Guardian Pool Fence Systems, Inc. announced their plans to jointly develop an innovative, next generation ...
Buried Cable Perimeter Security Can Locate Intruders Within 10 ...
Security Sales & Integration, CA - Jun 8, 2006
... technology with precise detection capabilities and site-adaptive properties that make it a significant and different perimeter security solution, according to ...
IEI Expands Illuminated Keypad Line with 242iLW, and iLR Style and ...
Business Wire (press release), CA - Jun 12, 2006
... Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 12, 2006--International Electronics, Inc., (IEI) (OTC BB:IEIB), a leading manufacturer of electronic access control and asset ...
Ads on site fences bright idea
Courier Mail, Australia - Jun 8, 2006
... creating huge advertisements to brighten the otherwise unattractive temporary fences compulsory for ... each of them hangs a branded banner on the fence, it covers ...

Composite Wood Industry News

Preparations under way for US composites summit
Mining Weekly, South Africa - Jun 8, 2006
... session consists of a presentation on the structure of the fencing industry and a road map to its different supply and distribution chain compared to decking.
New Principia Study Reports North America Demand for Chemically ...
Business Wire (press release), CA - Jun 12, 2006
... Leading applications for treated minerals and reinforcements include such plastic building products as pipe, wire and cable, decking, siding, and window and ...

Fence Contractors in the News

Prosecutors: Fence Firm Owner Fleeced Customers
North Country Gazette, NY - Jun 13, 2006
YONKERS---The owner of Frontier Fence Company of Larchmont has been arrested for fleecing a dozen customers for fencing work. Westchester ...

DIY - Consumers

Don't fence yourself in
Bizjournals.com, NC - Jun 11, 2006
... most important, checking local zoning codes and deed restrictions to see what type of fences are allowed are considerations. Several fence experts, including ...
Workshop on electric fencing set for June 20 in Missoula
KTVQ-TV, MT - Jun 7, 2006
... The use of electric fence to contain domestic animals at home and in the backcountry also will be addressed. Fencing displays will be set up for most of the day ...

Community Fence Projects

Bayville Fences in Raynham Hall
Oyster Bay Enterprise Pilot, NY - Jun 8, 2006
The fence will be handcrafted, following examples of 18th century fences and gates. The new fence will be supported on locust posts ...
Fence gives historic flair, unites community groups
Benton County Daily Record, AR - Jun 11, 2006
... install more than a mile of wooden fencing at the ... will have completed about eight miles of fence (from the ... "In the 1860s it was mostly wooden fences then came ...

Local Government Issues

Rex proposes fine for too-tall fences
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner, AK - Jun 7, 2006
... Rex's new ordinance states tall fences can block sunlight and introduce safety problems for neighbors. A tall fence can become a safety issue if it loses its ...
Augusta citizens should vote on bridge fence issue
Kennebec Journal, ME - Jun 10, 2006
... view so much; I'm opposed to this replacement because nowhere else in the state have I seen such a fence. ... Augusta citizens deserve to vote on the fencing issue ...
CA board votes to close Lake Elkhorn tot lot
Baltimore Sun, United States - Jun 11, 2006
... "I was pretty floored by it, pretty surprised," said Jennifer Terrasa, a Kings Contrivance parent who has headed the effort to get a fence built around the tot ...

Fences and Neighbors

Cape man tears down neighbor’s fence
The News-Press, FL - Jun 13, 2006
By Charles Runnells. For more than two years, Tim Trimble bickered with his neighbor and Cape Coral city officials over a simple wooden fence...
Woman told to remove fence
Oxford Mail, UK - Jun 9, 2006
A woman yesterday told how she felt she was 'living in a prison' as her neighbour was told to pull down an illegal 2m-spiked fence after a four-year dispute. ...

USA Canada Border Fence

Fresh calls for fence along border
National Post, Canada - Jun 1, 2006
WASHINGTON - The discovery of a homegrown terror plot in Canada sparked new calls yesterday for a security fence along America's northern border and prompted a ...
Amherst Times.com, NY - Jun 12, 2006
FEW things infuriate Canadians more than to be told (by Americans) that their quiet, tolerant nation treats potential terrorists with kid gloves, putting their ...

Pool Safety

Inflation Violation
KELOLAND TV, SD - Jun 13, 2006
... services. It doesn't take us long to find pools in Sioux Falls without fences. We found alarge backyard swimming pool, but no fence. The ...
County officials to tighten rules for pool fencing
Columbia Daily Tribune, MO - Jun 8, 2006
... would require swimming pools to have fences "constructed of metal chain link fence, wood, stone or ... The proposed changes in pool fencing regulations are a ...
Pool fight draws out bad blood
Columbia Daily Tribune, MO - Jun 6, 2006
... a neighbor's swimming pool spurred new fencing rules in ... fence, though it'sa plastic fence, meets those ... thinks there should be permanent fences around pools ...

Schools and Fences

Plans proceed for fence around high school
Hattiesburg American, MS - Jun 12, 2006
... closing, but needs more research to determine her opinion on fencing in the campus. Oubre said the district is considering changing the design of the fence. ...
New Fence has Neighborhood in Uproar
WDAM-TV, MS - Jun 6, 2006
... build a fence around the entire Hattiesburg High School Campus. But it will require the closure of a street and neighbors are livid. Who says fences make good ...

USA Mexico Border Fence

Mayors Oppose Fence Proposal, Urge To Pass Immigration Reform
All Headline News - Jun 6, 2006
... of Mayors on Monday urged President Bush and Congress to pass the immigration reform that includes a guest worker program but opposed the fence proposal. ...


Farmer says bid to stop fencing is sour grapes
Lynn News, UK - Jun 12, 2006
... Rudham farmer has hit back against criticism about his decision to fence off common ... to partition off land with more than three miles of fencing, claiming it ...
Quinta da Marinha's illegal fencing removed
Portugal News, Portugal - Jun 9, 2006
... finally arrived after the government ordered the luxurious Quinta da Marinha resort, in Guincho, Cascais, to remove an illegal stretch of fencing and barbed ...

Weird News

Food writer's bag of honey, electronic gear shuts Tallahassee airport
Canoe Network CNEWS - Jun 12, 2006
A food writer's bag containing recording equipment, honey, an oyster shell and seasoning rub was blamed for a three-hour shutdown and evacuation of Tallahassee's airport, authorities said. ...

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