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|We Have a New Poll! - Dec 15, 2009|
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|Fortress Iron™ Railing Products Prove Strength Through Code Testing |
Press release - Feb 10, 2010
Richardson, TX – February 10, 2010 – With increased focus on structural testing in the railing industry, Fortress Iron™ has taken the initiative to test its product beyond what is required for most railing codes to ensure that its users are safe and have a peace of mind as they enjoy their outdoor living space ...
|Linear Offers Three New Solar Gate Operator Accessories |
Press release - Feb 15, 2010
Carlsbad, Calif., (February 15, 2010) -- Linear LLC is offering three new solar compatible accessories to complement its line of DC and solar gate operators, the company announced today. The products are available immediately...
|SCOTCHMAN® Features 50 Ton Turret Ironworker |
Press release - Feb 15, 2010
Scotchman® Industries is pleased to feature the 5014 TM Ironworker to their Metal Fabricating Solutions. The 5014 TM offers a three-station revolving turret unlike any other Scotchman machine...
|HLH Walls Works Expanding Dealer Network Worldwide |
Press release - Feb 10, 2010
LISLE, IL February 10th, 2010 - Officials for Harder Luckey & Hargrave (HLH Walls) announced today that they have initiated a major marketing campaign targeted at attracting new Authorized Dealers for its proprietary lines of sound mitigation walls
Decking Industry News
|Ronald W. Kaplan Named Chairman of Trex Company |
BusinessWire (press release) - Feb 22, 2010
Trex Company, Inc., manufacturer and distributor of Trex(R) decking, railing, fencing and trim, today announced its board of directors has named the company's president and chief executive officer, Ronald W. Kaplan, chairman of the board. ...
|TimberTech® DeckLites® Expands To Include White |
Press release - Feb 22, 2010
TimberTech DeckLites took the decking industry by storm, receiving numerous industry accolades and wide-spread consumer appeal. TimberTech remains an industry leader, offering the only lighting system designed by deck experts and now, TimberTech is expanding their line by offering DeckLites Accent Lights in Coastal White....
Fence Contractors in the News
|Gas main ruptures in Berwyn |
Suburban Life Publications - Feb 18, 2010
Crews from Nicor Gas are on the scene after a fence company fractured a gas line in Berwyn this morning. Berwyn firefighters were dispatched to the alley south of McDonald's at the intersection of Ridgeland Avenue and Cermak Road at about 9:30 a.m. Thursday...
Local Government Issues
|Moratorium on fences in Cayuga Heights |
Ithaca Journal - Feb 16, 2010
CAYUGA HEIGHTS - With the decision on deer still outstanding, the Cayuga Heights Board of Trustees has begun the process to revise - and then enforce - the village fence ordinance...
|Residents Outraged After City Snow Plows Destroy Fences |
New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV - - Feb 19, 2010
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (WPIX) - Snow plows are being blamed for taking out at least a dozen backyard fences in Jersey City during last week's snow storm. Some homeowners who live along Route 440 woke up Thursday morning to their fences partially destroyed or collapsed....
|Should a fence be put up in Riverside Park? |
WXOW.com - Feb 19, 2010
La Crosse, WI (WXOW) - The drowning death of Craig Meyers marks the ninth similar drowning over the past 13 years.
The previous eight victims were all young men, all were legally intoxicated at the time of their death....
|RTA fence a case of median madness |
Cumberland Courier Newspapers - Feb 21, 2010
IT wasn’t wanted, wasn’t needed, was a waste of money and has made the Seaforth shopping strip more dangerous. That’s the verdict on the $130,000 fence recently built by the RTA on the median strip of Sydney Rd ...
|Fencing issue |
Highland Community News (subscription) - Feb 20, 2010
Is this new fencing supposed to make this corner look better? It looks horrible! My husband has lived here for over 30 years and there never seemed to be a problem with this corner until now ...
USA Mexico Border Fence
|High-tech border fence is slow going |
Los Angeles Times - Feb 20, 2010
The radar, cameras and satellite signals, originally expected to be completed by 2011, will probably not be ready for at least seven years. 'It was a great idea, but it didn't work,' an official says...
|$58 million border fence draws criticism |
UPI - Feb 15, 2010
SAN DIEGO, Feb. 15 (UPI) -- Critics say a $58 million fence on the U.S.-Mexico border meant to stop illegal immigration is too costly, is ineffective and damaging to the environment.s...
Fences in the Courts
Fences and Animals
|Fence disputes live on today |
Fergus Falls Daily Journal - Feb 19, 2010
Through March 20, The Otter Tail County Historical Society is hosting a Smithsonian Institution display called Between Fences that explores the multiple meanings behind the everyday icon of the fence...
|THAT'S a big dog: 'Giant George' world's tallest |
Canoe, CA - Feb 22, 2010
TUCSON, Ariz. — Guinness World Records says a Great Dane in the U.S. standing 3 feet, 7 inches (1.09 metres) tall from paw to shoulder is the tallest dog ever on record. ...
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