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Pennsylvania, USA - The Building Materials Reuse Association (BMRA) Conference on Deconstruction, Building Materials Reuse, and C&D Recycling will be held 14-16 May 2007 at Madison, Wisconsin USA.

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Wisconsin, USA - WISCONSIN Woodchuck, formed two year's ago, is dismantling what was the world's largest grain silo in 1887, to reclaim and estimated two million board feet of antique white pine, fir and spr...
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Norfolk, UK - Among the 600 lots of modern design at Gaze 10 Feb modern design sale this pair of Bernard Rooke table lamp bases with 1970's shades made £286 (est £45). Top lots were two still life paintings by...
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Lancashire, UK - "TWENTY-THREE year's ago I went to a salvage yard for a piece of old oak for a mantelpiece and thought, this guy is making a living by not being helpful and polite - I can do that. At the sa...
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Norfolk, UK - "It was a cracking sale," Carl Willows said, after the architectural salvage auction at T W Gaze on 27 January 2007. "There were new trade and private bidders, and new American interest...
Wiltshire, UK - Following a recent increase in the theft of antique stone roof tiles and traditional stoneware, Wiltshire Police are asking for assistance from the public, and also offering advice on how to improve t...
New York, USA - SEAFAIR is a very up-market antique fair on a ship that roams the US coastline parking up where the nobs hang out. It was the brainchild of David and Lee Ann Lester, former owners of IFAE, who have st...
Cambridgeshire, UK - EFTIS Paraskevaides, a Greek Cypriot living in Godmanchester, was exposed by the Sunday Times in a shill bidding story involving £1.4m a year sales of antiquities on eBay. Shill bidding is when seller...
London West, UK - THE London police art and antique squad is looking for sponsors to make up a £170,000 shortfall in its £350,000 annual funding. The squad's budget was halved due to an overall £7.9m cut in the £3...
London West, UK - SOTHEBY'S have increased the threshold below which 20 per cent buyer's premium is charged to £250,000, up from £100,000. This further shifts premiums from the seller to the buyer, in line wi...