New Residential Construction

  • March 16, 2017

U.S. Census Bureau releases new data on building permits in February 2017 showing seasonally adjusted annual rate (SAAR) of 1,213,000, down 6.2 percent from the revised January rate, but up 4.4 percent from February 2016. Housing starts in February 2017…

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WMIA News – Feb/Mar 2017

  • March 13, 2017

February/March 2017 Chairman of the Board's Message: Educate Us about Education: In the coming year, WMIA will be focusing a great deal of attention on developing educational programs. But to ensure that the work the Association does provides as much…

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Chairman of the Board’s Message: February/March 2017

  • March 8, 2017

Educate Us about Education Over the last several years, WMIA’s Educational Foundation has provided scholarships to college students and high school seniors to help them continue their education in the woodworking industry. At the same time, as sponsor of the…

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President’s Message: February/March 2017

  • March 8, 2017

Saddle 'Em Up for Boot Camp!   For the past several years, WMIA has been proud to sponsor the Wood Technology Industry Institute's (WTII) Boot Camp at Pittsburg State University. This five-day program is a wood processing industry overview. It’s…

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