Landscape Architect & Specifier News

OCT 2016

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60 Landscape Architect and Specifier News L A S N p ro d u c t p re v i e w An industry leader in fine pottery and exquisite finishes, Anamese Garden & Home offers styles ranging from classic to contemporary. From magnificent Vietnamese glazed pots to meticulously handcrafted Italian terra cotta, their selections include a tremendous variety of durable frostproof pots. Enduring works of art that make a dramatic statement, no two are exactly alike. Anamese maintains an extensive inventory in their Louisiana warehouse, which ensures fast delivery. Minimums are low, and freight rates competitive. Visit to view Anamese's online catalog or use their "Find the Right Pot" tool. Anamese will be located in Booth 423 at the 2016 ASLA Expo in New Orleans, LA from October 21-24. Anamese Garden & Home 18080 LaMotte Rd Welsh, LA 70591 1-800-385-4948 Anamese Garden & Home Trendsetter in Dramatic, Durable Handcrafted Pottery Information Request # 671 The two leading physical testing labs serving the landscape, golf and sports turf industries have joined together to form the Turf & Soil Diagnostics laboratory network. The former Hummel & Co. Laboratory is now Turf & Soil Diagnostics – NY, and the former Turf Diagnostics & Design laboratory is now Turf & Soil Diagnostics - KS. Our network has unmatched testing capabilities, with a combined 40+ years of soils lab experience. We can provide our customers with many options for testing of soils, growing media, and drainage systems. Areas of expertise include specialty landscape soils such as green roofs, pedestrian parkways, retention basins, natural and synthetic turf sports fields, and golf courses. Our testing provides architects with the information necessary to determine if materials meets project specifications and performance desires. No matter the specifications or budget, our testing can help ensure high quality growing media, rootzones and subgrades with effective water holding and drainage. Turf and landscape managers benefit from our soil diagnostics and management program development. Quality control testing programs, verify consistent materials are used during construction. We also perform Gmax testing for synthetic turf surfaces, and we provide product development testing for materials suppliers. In 1976, our team installed what is believed to be the first glass fiber reinforced concrete rock face in the world at the Minnesota Zoo. Since that time, we've never stopped innovating. Themed Concepts is proud to have become the industry leader in custom sculpted themed concrete products. Our proprietary glass fiber reinforced concrete mixture adds an unparalleled level of tensile strength and flexibility, and allows our team of expert sculptors and airbrush artists to create pieces with museum-quality levels of detail and finish. The sky is the limit with Themed Concepts, from gnarled trees to roaring dragons, and anything in between. Our ability to fabricate almost anything means that our capabilities don't end at the edge of the playground. Our full line of SPLASHcrete products bring the creativity and imagination to wet decks, and our Themed Furniture line allows you to add a special touch to any outdoor space. We have an extensive portfolio available upon request showcasing our abilities in: · Custom Playground Design · GFRC Concrete Sculpting · Artistic Metal Fabrication · Cargo Net Design · Zoo & Aquarium Theming · Museum Exhibits · Murals and Airbrush Detailing Turf & Soil Diagnostics 1-855-769-4231 Themed Concepts Inc 794 15th St SW, Forest Lake, MN 55025 1-855-724-3270 Turf & Soil Diagnostics Themed Concepts Inc. Information Request # 670 Information Request # 669

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