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Has Past Water Damage Caused Mold in Your Apartment?
Has Past Water Damage Caused Mold in Your Apartment?
7/23/2014 4:00:43 PM
Across the United States, there are approximately 30 million apartment units that house families in everything from luxury accommodations to low income housing.  Regardless of the amount of the monthly rent, almost any type of apartment complex is susceptible to water damage and elevated humidity levels that can quickly result in the growth of mold. For apartment tenants, …
TWI Highlights Supply Chain Solutions in The Expedition
TWI Highlights Supply Chain Solutions in The Expedition
7/23/2014 8:59:26 AM
TWI recently published the June 2014 edition of its quarterly newsletter, The Expedition . The external newsletter focuses on providing industry news and exhibiting the supply chain services TWI offers customers worldwide. This quarter’s edition highlights its robust and differentiating compliance program; TWI surpassing $10 million in transportation cost savings in …
Safar Continues Operations in Iraq
Safar Continues Operations in Iraq
7/18/2014 2:28:06 PM
Amid the growing security issues in Iraq, Safar Oilfield Services is proud to provide continued support to its local Energy customer base. As the current situation develops in Iraq, our customers continue to adhere to tight schedules and strive to operate at optimum levels of efficiency. Through our 2,200 square meter warehouse in Erbil, Safar continues to order, stock, and …
Respected Denver Home Builder, Berkeley Homes, Launches New Customer-Friendly Website
Respected Denver Home Builder, Berkeley Homes, Launches New Customer-Friendly Website
7/18/2014 1:01:59 PM
Local, award-winning Denver homebuilder , Berkeley Homes is pleased to announce the official launch of the company’s fresh new website.  As an established and highly-regarded homebuilder, Berkeley Homes set out to launch a more advanced and  streamlined, yet customer-friendly website in anticipation of several new communities the company has opened or plans to introduce in …
Portland’s Infill Construction Creates Asbestos Concerns for Residents
Portland’s Infill Construction Creates Asbestos Concerns for Residents
7/18/2014 8:51:21 AM
Last month, The Oregonian published an article about Portland’s infill construction boom and concerns over exposure to asbestos due to demolition activities.  The article states that builders in many circumstances can receive city permits without demonstrating that any asbestos in the older homes has been properly removed before demolition activities begin. Many older …
Eco-Friendly Packing Innovator Has “Box” Announcement for SuperZoo
Eco-Friendly Packing Innovator Has “Box” Announcement for SuperZoo
7/17/2014 1:55:13 PM
DOWAGIAC, MICHIGAN – RNS Packaging, Inc., (RNS) creators of FunPak! custom-shaped premium packing materials will announce the launch of its new “Box” packaging and pricing program at the upcoming SuperZoo trade show/event at Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, July 22 to 24.   SuperZoo is a fast-growing trade show serving the pet retail and pet services …
Clare Computer Solutions’ Employee Tenure Track Record Beats the 
US National Average by over 90%
Clare Computer Solutions’ Employee Tenure Track Record Beats the US National Average by over 90%
7/15/2014 6:54:20 PM
SAN RAMON, CA) Clare Computer Solutions (CCS) , a professional services firm providing IT solutions for companies in the San Francisco Bay area since 1990, has just announced that their staff tenure averages 8.8 years with the company, and 20 years in the IT sector. This represents nearly double the national average for employee tenure, which according to the most recent …
Ohno Returns To Helm Kawasaki Engine Division
7/15/2014 1:00:00 PM
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - Fumihiro “Clint” Ohno, who previously held the General Manager position at Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. Engine Division, is returning to that post as Senior Vice President to replace Naoto “Nate” Kobayashi, a company veteran of nearly 30 years, who will take a public relations role in the Motorcycle & Engine Company planning division of Kawasaki …
Experts Provide Services to Prevent Silicosis in Puerto Rico
Experts Provide Services to Prevent Silicosis in Puerto Rico
7/14/2014 3:14:07 PM
Silica exposure remains a serious threat to several million U.S. workers, including more than 100,000 workers in high risk jobs such as abrasive blasting, foundry work, stonecutting, rock drilling, quarry work and tunneling. Exposure also occurs during many different construction activities and some manufacturing processes.   These same risks can be found in Puerto Rico and …
Apartment Managers & Maintenance Professionals Turn to FastMoldRemoval.com for Tools to Stop Mold
Apartment Managers & Maintenance Professionals Turn to FastMoldRemoval.com for Tools to Stop Mold
7/14/2014 9:35:15 AM
For a large percentage of the population, home can be found in one of the 30 million apartment units available across the United States. These apartment complexes are managed by landlords or professional management companies and range from low income apartments to luxury living accommodations.   Many people choose to live in apartments due to the flexibility they provide and …
Loans Against Construction Equipment Provide Working Capital
Loans Against Construction Equipment Provide Working Capital
7/10/2014 4:47:21 PM
As the economy starts to rebound, both private and public construction projects are increasing. Because of this, many construction companies will need working capital to complete these projects. Traditional banks have tightened their lending criteria especially with construction companies. As a result, many companies find themselves unable to get the working capital they …
GPSTrackIt.com’s GPS Tracking Solution Tracks Tim Conway, Jr.’s Event
7/9/2014 4:09:12 PM
A record crowd assembled on July 4th to watch in awe as Tim Conway, Jr.’s “Waves of Freedom” float was one of the stars of the 110th annual Huntington Beach parade. Attendees to the parade and people all over Southern California were “tracking” Tim’s progress on the parade route via GPSTrackIt.com’s official Tim Conway, Jr. tracking page at  http://www.GPSTrackIt.com/tim . …
ISHM Waves Application Fee for Active DOD Employees Pursuing Safety Management Certification
7/9/2014 2:13:09 PM
ISHM  is pleased to announce that active employees of the Department of Defense are now eligible for a special offer.  DOD employees, both civilian and military, who are interested in pursuing safety management certification through ISHM no longer have to pay an application fee. This special opportunity from ISHM is a way of recognizing the service of the dedicated men and …
U.S. Government Exercises Option on Key TWI Support Contract
U.S. Government Exercises Option on Key TWI Support Contract
7/9/2014 10:35:08 AM
TWI has been awarded an 18-month contract option worth up to $44.5 million by the Defense Logistics Agency – Troop Support in Philadelphia.  Under this Subsistence Prime Vendor contract originally awarded in 2012, TWI manages a complex 5,000 mile long supply chain providing food and food service operating supplies to U.S. Forces and other designated customers in Northern …
Grand Opening at Parker Colorado’s Luxury New Home Community, Pradera, Blends Over-the-Top With Two-Feet-on-the-Ground
Grand Opening at Parker Colorado’s Luxury New Home Community, Pradera, Blends Over-the-Top With Two-Feet-on-the-Ground
7/8/2014 10:00:00 AM
Yes, Pradera’s two new models are Parade of Homes Dream Homes. And yes, they deserve every ooh and aah. But when visitors tour them, they also discover just how comfortable they could make their everyday life. Built by Celebrity Custom Homes, Pradera’s six European Collection plans are both artful and thoughtful, mixing classic European design details with modern floor …
Allergens Lurking in Your Indoor Environment
Allergens Lurking in Your Indoor Environment
7/7/2014 12:43:31 PM
With the recent arrival of summer, warm conditions in many parts of the country have people closing their windows and turning on their air conditioners.  In many circumstances, closing doors and windows in a home or building can allow concentrations of indoor pollutants and allergens to rise. These allergens can cause issues for anyone who suffers from allergies.    For many …
Apartment Living and Mold Issues in Puerto Rico
Apartment Living and Mold Issues in Puerto Rico
7/7/2014 11:35:05 AM
Due to the high cost of living and numerous other factors, many people in Puerto Rico and across the Caribbean choose to live in apartment complexes.  These properties range from low income apartments to luxury living accommodations.   Apartment complexes, as is the case with virtually any type of building, can suffer from mold growth due to water damage and elevated …
Certified Industrial Hygienists Can Help Prevent Cases of Lead Poisoning
Certified Industrial Hygienists Can Help Prevent Cases of Lead Poisoning
7/7/2014 10:00:18 AM
Last month, the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) announced that they had issued recommendations to prevent lead poisoning among children in developing nations.  The recommendations, based on a case study of several developing parts of the world, has been released in the form of a reference document.  It was developed by the AIHA International Affairs Committee in …
Summer Storms & Mold - No Match for Prepared Contractors
Summer Storms & Mold - No Match for Prepared Contractors
7/7/2014 9:48:02 AM
Only a few weeks into summer, powerful storms have already occurred across many regions of the country.  In just the last few weeks, torrential rains and powerful winds have caused damage and destruction in such heavily populated areas as Chicago and Minneapolis and the first hurricane of the Atlantic season has formed.   The summer season is known for powerful thunderstorms …
Hotels and Indoor Environmental Quality – A Critical Component
Hotels and Indoor Environmental Quality – A Critical Component
7/1/2014 9:23:33 AM
Last month, media outlets reported that workers from a hotel in Michigan took to the streets with signs warning the public about health hazards and mold where they work.  They claim it could threaten the wellbeing of hotel guests and fellow workers.  According to the news reports, the problem began earlier this year and employees state that the conditions have not been …