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Larry Adams
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Larry Adams is a Chicago-based writer and editor who writes about how things get done. A former wire service and community newspaper reporter, Larry is an award-winning writer with more than three decades of experience. In addition to writing about woodworking, he has covered science, metrology, metalworking, industrial design, quality control, imaging, Swiss and micromanufacturing . He was previously a Tabbie Award winner for his coverage of nano-based coatings technology for the automotive industry. Larry volunteers for the historic preservation group, the Kalo Foundation/Ianelli Studios, and the science-based group, Chicago Council on Science and Technology (C2ST).

Woodworking Industry News

Administration grants $20.5 million to protect water, increase wood processing capacity

WASHINGTON -- The Biden-Harris Administration announced $20.5 million in grants to help states or federally recognized tribes establish temporary bridge programs to protect water resources during forest-related operations and to assist wood processing facility owners to establish, reopen, retrofit, or expand. The grants are focused on sawmills or other wood processing facilities that purchase and process byproducts from forest restoration activities in areas of severe fire risk and insect or disease infestation.

Woodworking Industry News

UMaine to unveil world’s first bio-based 3D printed house

On Nov. 21, the University of Maine Advanced Structures and Composites Center (ASCC) will unveil BioHome3D, the first 3D-printed house made entirely with bio-based materials. BioHome3D was developed in partnership with the Maine Housing Authority and the U.S. Department of Energy-funded Hub and Spoke program between the UMaine and Oak Ridge National Laboratory.