American Woodmark'sTimberlake Cabinetry says it has integrated Hyphen Solution's SupplyPro Connect into its Maestro CRM/Project Management application to electronically manage its supply-chain relationship with homebuilder customers.
AkzoNobel Performance Coatings is investing approximately $3.4 million to expand its research and development facilities in Houston. The upgraded facility supports the company’s Protective Coatings, Marine Coatings and Specialty Coatings businesses. Completion is due in early 2016.
“The expanded facility will provide a central, state-of-the-art technical resource for our businesses in the U.S., creating the critical mass for effective R&D to efficiently support our customers,” says Aidan Mernin, RD&I Director for Protective Coatings.
HOUSTON – Spanish kitchen and bath cabinetry manufacturer Porcelanosa opened a 3,000-square-foot showroom in Houston this week - its fourth location in Texas and 24th in the U.S. - covering the building with a ventilated facade made from its patented Krion solid surface material.
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United Furniture Industries will locate its distribution operations in the former Lane Furniture distribution facility in Wren, MS. The project will create 50 new jobs at the Wren location as well as 50 new manufacturing jobs throughout United Furniture’s Amory, Nettleton and Okolona, MS facilities.
A hand-held router that uses machine vision and GPS to guide its cutting path is getting closer to market. A product of MIT grad student research, the first version was presented in a Siggraph 2012 paper by Alec Rivers, Ilan E. Moyer and Fredo Durand. Now moving into the world of venture capital funding, the router has been redesigned, and renamed, Shaper.
Two plywood suppliers, Houston Plywood and Holland Southwest International, have teamed up. Houston Plywood is a supplier of domestic plywood; Holland Southwest International has been a wholesaler of plywood for over 60 years.