TAG: Las Vegas

Las Vegas landscapers work to construct memorial

October 6, 2017By

Fifty-eight trees—one for each victim of the Las Vegas shooting on Oct. 1—now stand resilient in the city-owned lot near Third Street and Charleston Boulevard. The centerpiece is a large donated oak tree, referred to as the “tree of life,” The Deseret News reported. “There are a lot of oak trees around town, but they’re called ‘living oaks,’” said Las Vegas City Attorney... read more

SiteOne adds locations in LA, Las Vegas, Detroit

March 15, 2017By

SiteOne Landscape Supply, a national wholesale distributor of landscape supplies, acquired two new companies, giving it footprints in the Detroit area, Los Angeles and Las Vegas. SiteOne acquired American Builders Supply, which has 10 locations in metro Los Angeles and two locations in Las Vegas. Started in 1987, the company specializes in the distribution of hardscape, natural stone and other related... read more

IA sets Irrigation Show in Vegas, Orlando for 2016, 2017

March 4, 2015By

The Irrigation Association (IA) confirmed the dates and locations for the 2016 and 2017 Irrigation Show & Education Conferences, with the 2016 show being held in Las Vegas Dec. 5-9 and the 2017 show in Orlando, Fla., Nov. 6-10. Every year, the Irrigation Show includes more than 300 exhibitors for agriculture, landscape and golf irrigation; networking on the show floor... read more

STC meeting breaks attendance records

April 2, 2012By
Logo: Synthetic Turf Council

By: Rick Doyle, Synthetic Turf Council From March 5 – 7, 2012, the place to be in Las Vegas was the Synthetic Turf Council’s Spring Membership Meeting. The event attracted a record attendance of 238 representing 138 companies located throughout the world, including manufacturers, suppliers, installers, landscape architects and engineers, testing labs, and maintenance equipment and service companies. The conference theme was... read more

Master planners

October 1, 2010By

DLC Resources is spreading its wings like an eagle soaring over deserts in the Southwest as it continues to grow. Jumping from $16.86 million in annual revenue in 2007 to $21.98 million in 2008 and $22 million in 2009, the company recently expanded out of its headquarters into Tucson and Las Vegas. With a niche of managing large master-planned communities,... read more

Executive Forum: Sustainability

May 1, 2010By

Sustainability. Get used to the word. You’ll be hearing it a lot more. In fact, if you haven’t already, it’s probably because you haven’t been paying attention. Whether it’s developing a sustainable business model or adopting “more green” business practices, “sustainability” was a theme thread throughout the Professional Landcare Network’s (PLANET’s) Executive Forum held in Las Vegas in February. It... read more