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Huntsman Corporation, the global chemical manufacturer, announced that its total energy use in 2017 was below a 2006 baseline, with production intensity also decreasing slightly in 2017 due to the decrease in energy usage.

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The beginning of SBCA/SBCRI’s new in-plant quality control (QC) and the SBCRI third-party inspection program will be will be on display at the SBCA/SBCRI booth (#906) at BCMC this week in Milwaukee.

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Randy Goruk is a leadership development expert and employee engagement specialist. Through his Leadership Academy, Goruk helps managers become better leaders who achieve higher levels of employee engagement and business growth.

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Quick Service Restaurants (QSRs) and Convenience Store Petroleum (CSPs) are not concepts that flow off the lips of members of the truss industry, yet it is a vibrant construction business that can easily be served by the truss community. Another term commonly used is the “fast food and casual market.”

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The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is initiating the Site-Specific Targeting 2016 (SST-16) Program using injury and illness information electronically submitted by employers for calendar year (CY) 2016.

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Simpson Strong-Tie, the leader in engineered structural connectors and building solutions, will showcase their Component Solutions® (CS) software at the Building Component Manufacturers Conference (BCMC) October 23–26 at the Wisconsin Center in downtown Milwaukee.

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Alpine will be featuring its fully integrated IntelliView software suite and eShop plant management software in Booth 1033 at the Building Component Manufacturers Conference (BCMC) October 23–26 at the Wisconsin Center in downtown Milwaukee.

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Every year since 1960, when Congress and President John F. Kennedy designated every third week in October as National Forest Product Week, Americans recognize the economic value and numerous products and recreational benefits that stem from the forests in the U.S.

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MiTek Industries, Inc. today announced that it has advanced the labor-saving capabilities of its systems.  With just over one year in the field, the MatchPoint DirectDrive system is reducing shop floor labor by up to 40% for its users.