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  Classic Cafes | Formica   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Formica was invented in Cincinatti in 1913 by two young men, Herbert Faber and Daniel O'Conor.
Formica - the hard-wearing practical surface that covered the table and counter tops of Britain's chippys, milk bars and family cafes - has come to signify the everyday, the marvellously mundane.
But in its heyday in the 30s, Formica was used in bars, diners and even the Queen Mary liner, as a cheap replacement for lacquer during art deco's insistence on shiny fl surfaces.
www.classiccafes.co.uk /formica.html   (550 words)

  
 Formica Countertops
Formica Solid Surfacing is a high performance material ideal for use in any environment where durability, aesthetics, hygiene and ease of maintenance are important.
Formica Solid Surfacing is not only one of the most beautiful surfacing materials available today, but also one of the most durable.
Formica Solid Surfacing is nonporous and can be easily wiped clean with a damp cloth or sponge and mild detergents or general purpose cleaner such as Mr.
clcweb.com /solid/Solid_Surface/Formica/formica.html   (996 words)

  
 Formica returns to its roots
Formica, which began in Cincinnati in 1912, will show off the $1 million remodeling of the offices that features extensive use of Formica products on walls, cabinets and countertops at a reception Tuesday for local officials.
But Formica, which employs 4,500 worldwide including about 400 in Evendale, has struggled in the face of increased competition and mismanagement as it was bought and sold several times over the last two decades.
Formica is also going back to its roots to use its technology to expand the market for its high-pressure laminates.
www.enquirer.com /editions/2004/11/07/biz_formica07.html   (882 words)

  
 Formica.eu   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Formica Corporation has a long history of innovation in products and in design, a tradition which continues to shape our philosophy to this day.
Formica Corporation is a leading manufacturer of decorative high pressure laminate and surfacing materials.
High-quality Formica® laminate is among the most versatile of surfacing materials, providing an unbeatable low maintenance, durable and dependable surface that will continue to look good for years.
www.formica.eu.com /about_formica.php?sec=phylosophy   (417 words)

  
 Formica Limited - Home
Formica® decorative laminate is known and trusted around the world as a high-quality and cost-effective construction material -
Formica Limited is the United Kingdom's only manufacturer of High Pressure Laminate.
Formica Limited reserves the right to amend the Terms and Conditions and/or the Trademarks notifications and/or the Privacy Policy and/or the Acknowledgements at any time.
www.formica.co.uk   (276 words)

  
 Boomerang Bounces Back
Today, Formica Corporation is bringing back the kitchy-cool high pressure laminate (HPL) that came to be known as Boomerang along with European classic VirrVarr, another 50s HPL favorite.
As a leader in surfacing trends, Formica Corporation is introducing the Classics Collection as part of their ongoing commitment to offer architects, designers and homeowners trend-forward building materials in contemporary styles and colors.
The Formica pattern now known as Boomerang was created in the early 1950s by industrial designer Brooks Stevens, later altered by Raymond Loewy, and first introduced under the name Skylark.
www.newretrodining.com /boomerang_article.htm   (762 words)

  
 The Laminex Group : Formica® High Pressure Laminate
This year we’re introducing new Formica and Melteca colours working as harmoniously as ever over both vertical and horizontal applications.
You can find Formica® everywhere - from your place to the work place and it was only a matter of time before we applied our expertise in quality laminates to flooring.
Formica Flooring integrates the best European style and technology with designs that cater for the Australasian way of life.
www.formica.co.nz   (213 words)

  
 Bestiaria Zoo: Formica
Formicae populus infirmus, quae praeparant in messe cibum sibi.
Proinde autem leo et formica vocatur, quia aliis animalibus ut formica est, formicis autem ut leo est.
Formica dicta ab eo quod ferat micas farris cuius sollertia multa.
bestlatin.net /zoo/formica.htm   (1289 words)

  
 formica
The ultimate aim of this research is to utilize recombinant DNA technology to create a strain of Agrobacterium that will produce agrocin 84 in situ and thus prevent crown gall disease in sensitive plants.
Formica, J.V. Perspective: The Microbiology of Wines and Vines.
Formica, J.V. Crown Gall Neoplasms, in: The Pathobiolociy of Neoplasia (A.E. Sirica, ed.), Plenum, N.Y., Chapter 23 (1988).
www.vcu.edu /micro/formica.htm   (133 words)

  
 PG Bison :: Brands :: Products   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Formica Laminate Wood Flooring Dynamic Gold is laid using the traditional glue and clamp installation method.
Formica Laminate Wood Flooring Robusto ClicLock Diamant is available in four exciting colours and designs that have been carefully selected for the commercial and retail flooring market-place in South Africa.
Formica Laminate Wood Flooring Robusto ClicLock Diamant can be installed in a retail space after close of business on Friday and be ready for open of business, first thing Saturday morning.
www.formica-meister.co.za /brands/brand.cfm?sBrandCode=L   (482 words)

  
 Formica (plastic) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Formica is a brand of composite materials manufactured by the Formica Corporation based in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States.
Formica was invented in 1912 by Daniel J. O'Conor and Herbert A. Faber, then working at Westinghouse.
In its early years, Formica manufactured insulation along with other products such as phenolic composite gears, developing its classic range of surfacing laminates from the late 1920s.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Formica_(plastic)   (236 words)

  
 Formica- formica rufa - formica gagates - formica fusca - serviformica
Crematogaster - Tapinoma - Messor - Tetramorium - Pheeidole - Aphaenogaster -Solenopsis - Lasius - Formica - Camponotuss - Cataglyphis - Fire ant -formica di fuoco (solenopsis invicta) Monomorium salomonis
Il genere formica in Italia è ben rappresentato, sulle Alpi sono diffuse le diverse specie del gruppo rufa, e, sia sulle Alpi che sugli Appennini sono diffuse numerose specie del sottogenere serviformica e Raptiformica, mentre nelle pianure fino al litorale si trovano Formica cunicularia e Formica cinerea.
I nidi sono costruiti con aghi di pino e possono raggiungere anche un metro e mezzo d'altezza e sono molto popolosi, Formica polyctena,una delle formiche del gruppo rufa forma nidi che possono ospitare anche 2 milioni di formiche che sono i nidi più popolosi d'Europa.
geocities.com /tetramorium/formica.html   (299 words)

  
 Formica retirees muster
Junior Johnson worked almost 41 years at Formica Corp. in Evendale, but what sticks in his mind is the notice he got last month telling him the monthly pension check he's received for eight years was being cut by $113.09.
The Morrow resident is one of several hundred Formica retirees between 1985 and 1998 whose pension benefit was calculated incorrectly, according to a company audit.
Johnson was one of an estimated 150 Formica retirees who met Monday at the Full Gospel Assembly Church in Loveland to consider their options.
www.enquirer.com /editions/2004/02/10/biz_biz1formica.html   (653 words)

  
 Formica - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Species of the Forelian formica group, whose type is the Red or Southern Wood Ant Formica rufa, are generally referred to as the wood ants.
However, sunlight is most important to F.rufa group Formica species, and colonies rarely survive for any considerable period in deeply shaded, dense woodland.
Formica rufa L. Formica rufibarbis F. Formica sanguinea Latr.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Formica   (231 words)

  
 Formica Flooring
In fact, Formica Flooring has proven to be so durable that it offers a 15 year water damage guarantee in residential applications.
All that and Formica Flooring is so stunning you won't want to walk on anything else.
Formica can be used in both kitchen and bath areas in residential homes.
www.crestcarpet.com /formica.htm   (233 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Formica files for bankruptcy protection   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
NEW YORK (Reuters) — Countertop maker Formica said Tuesday it had filed for bankruptcy protection and would restructure its U.S. operations after struggling through years of losses, overleveraging its balance sheet, and running out of cash.
Formica filed for protection from creditors under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code.
Formica's owners include Credit Suisse First Boston Private Equity, Citicorp Venture Capital and CVC Capital Partners Limited.
www.usatoday.com /money/general/2002/03/05/formica.htm   (249 words)

  
 Clinical Mathematics with FORMICA online
FORMICA is an approach for content brokerage in clinical mathematics.
It is developed in a joint project of the INSTRUCT AG and the Medical Hospital at the Downtown Hospitals of the University of Munich.
The first Alpha Version of FORMICA for Macintosh is in internal test runs.
www.formica-online.de /en/index.html   (117 words)

  
 DBLP: Anna Formica
Anna Formica, Michele Missikoff: A Verification Algorithm for Inheritance Hierarchies in Object-Oriented Databases.
Anna Formica, Michele Missikoff: A Graph-Theoretic Approach to the Verification of Inheritance Hierarchies in Object-Oriented Databases.
Anna Formica, Michele Missikoff: Correctness of ISA Hierarchies in Object-Oriented Database Schemas.
www.informatik.uni-trier.de /~ley/db/indices/a-tree/f/Formica:Anna.html   (411 words)

  
 AntCam - MrAnts Online Ant Farm Journal - Formica Nitidiventris
Their alarm signals are strong Hence size number and natures of the various species all contribute to the conditions which allows them to be maximally successful produce aleates.
Anyway to conclude the Formica Nitdiventus are officially dead.
The most recent problem was that my myrmicinae escaped and found their plaster terrarium they love the plaster and they absoluely rampaged on the formica - the formica were no match for them - nearly 95 of the remaining colony died and workers were all in the foraging tube trying to hold them off.
www.antcam.com /journal2/mrant/formica.nitidiventris/index.html   (862 words)

  
 Formica dolosa Buren   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Formica dolosa, is in the pallidefulva group, and like the other species in the group it has relatively long antennae and legs.
Formica archboldi is dark reddish-brown in color, has more sculpture on the body, and appears to be limited to scrub habitats.
Formica dolosa is a common species in both Alabama and Mississippi.
www.msstate.edu /org/mississippientmuseum/Researchtaxapages/Formicidaepages/genericpages/Formica.dolosa.htm   (286 words)

  
 Formica   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
FORMICA BRAND PRODUCTS Manufactured by the world's leading producer- of high pressure laminate.
FORMICA Brand Laminate - Available in general purpose, vertical general purpose, general purpose postforming, and vertical general purpose postforming.
FORMICA Brand Contact Adhesives - Available in various grades and types.
www.plywooddetroit.com /formica2.htm   (284 words)

  
 The Laminex Group : About Formica® HPL
Formica is part of The Laminex Group's Greenfirst range of products that are independently certified through Environmental Choice New Zealand.
Environmental Choice New Zealand is the official eco-labelling programme owned and endorsed by the Ministry of the Environment and administered by the New Zealand Ecolabelling Trust.
Formica Laminate Material Safety Data Sheet (150 KB)
www.formica.co.nz /product-info-detail.aspx?article=103   (176 words)

  
 Matchbox Recordings Dario Formica   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
By the way “Formica” in Italian means “Ant” (the insect).
There is a good hip-hop scene with many new artists but local bars prefer cover bands to original music and I don’t like that.
Dario Formica recently played live in Rome for the " Emotion Summer 2004 festival".
www.matchboxrecordings.co.uk /artists/darioformica.htm   (746 words)

  
 Formica Boiler Plant
Fosdick and Hilmer was the prime design and build professional for the construction of a new boiler plant and waste product handling systems at Formica's Evendale Plant.
The Formica Central Boiler Plant project included the installation of three 60,000 pph gas/oil fired boilers and all ancilliary equipment associated with a fully functioning boiler plant.
Project design included waste material (Formica chips, dust, grindings) handling and storage for use in a hybrid 600 bhp waste fuel boiler utilizing single retort underfeed stoker.
www.fosdickandhilmer.com /Formica.htm   (117 words)

  
 formica - OneLook Dictionary Search
Formica : The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
Formica, formica : UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
Formica, formica : AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
www.onelook.com /?w=formica   (218 words)

  
 Formica Corporation
Formica, the world leader in surfacing materials, is a global company with more than 90 years of experience designing and manufacturing all types of surfacing materials.
With global headquarters in Cincinnati, Formica Corporation is today one of the world's leading manufacturers of high pressure laminate, solid surfacing, and other decorative surfacing products.
The company employs more than 4,000 at operations in North America, Europe, and Asia.
www.formicapr.com   (90 words)

  
 Welcome to Formica
Formica offers a fashionable range of colour-coordinated products, decorative and functional textures, contemporary and classic colours - all created for our diverse way of life.
Whether you are looking for a clean crisp design, a classic look or simply just want to inject your room with colour, Formica presents a rich palette of neutral, warm, cool and vibrant colours to bring your plans and dreams to life....
By joining you will have access to more personalised content and future enhancements.
www.formica.com.au   (88 words)

  
 Formica®
Estande da Formica® fez sucesso na ForMóbile 2006
Confira a participação da Formica® na Feira Hospitalar 2006
Novos lançamentos da cartela de cores da Formica®
www.formica.com.br   (48 words)

  
 Formica: Boomerang is back
Known for decades as the kitchen and bath countertop of choice for millions of homeowners, the reliable laminate has been pushed from its perch, first by Corian and other solid-surfacing materials, and more recently by granite, marble and other natural surfaces.
Renee Hytry, the senior vice president of global design at Formica, said that today's public got a glimpse of the company's earliest designs in promotions celebrating Formica's 75th anniversary in 1988.
The patterns will be available wherever Formica is sold, including kitchen and bath showrooms, Home Depot and Lowe's.
www.azcentral.com /home/design/articles/0425formica25.html   (237 words)

  
 Shopping.com - Shopping made simple
Biodegradable cellulose utility sponges will hold over 20 times their weight in liquid, making them ideal for both pick-up and transfer of fluid.
Brand New Mercer Formica File Used to round out or enlarge circular openings Also applicable to concave surfaces Tapered points adapts to numerous hol...
The Wood Grained Formica Wheelchair Lap Tray is durable and easy to clean with an attractive...
www.shopping.com /xGS-Formica   (863 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Formica   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Mercedes Formica: 1916- (Biblioteca de mujeres) by Rosario Ruiz Franco (Unknown Binding - 1997)
Formica and Solid Surface Countertops -- Southern California.
Formica -- Find Deals on Formica and other Home & Garden Products at DealTime.
www.amazon.com /s?ie=UTF8&keywords=Formica&tag=ecomplex&index=blended&link_code=qs&page=1   (274 words)

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