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Colorado shop plans expansion

Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 18 November 2013 00:00

coloradoJake West, president of Dubworks Murphy Mill, in Erie, Colo., recently secured government funding designed to expand his woodworking company while bettering the local economy. The company operations are currently being moved to Pueblo, Colo. through an agreement with the Pueblo Economic Development Corp.

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Wagering a guess on woodworker salaries

Written by John English Monday, 21 October 2013 00:00

How much do woodworkers earn?

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Jet invests in Tennessee community shop

Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 21 October 2013 00:00

jet1Jet recently joined forces with the Fort Houston creative center of Nashville, Tenn., to provide Nashville artisans and enthusiasts with a full-service woodshop, complete with 24 woodworking machines and ongoing technical support. Jet is a manufacturer of woodworking and metalworking machinery, material handling equipment, vises, clamps and hand tools.

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Irwin Tools focuses on trade contributions

Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 21 October 2013 00:00

irwinTo acknowledge the contributions of trade professionals, Irwin Tools initiated National Tradesmen Day in 2011. This year, Irwin launched a multimillion-dollar campaign aimed at raising national awareness leading up to the Sept. 20 event.

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Maine trade group honors family business

Monday, 21 October 2013 00:00

maineThe Maine Wood Products Association presented its annual Pine Tree Award to Maine Wood Concepts of New Vineyard, Maine, a family owned-and-operated custom wood products company for its contributions to innovation in the local forest-based economy.

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