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Oregon is a coastal U.S. state in the Pacific Northwest known for its diverse landscape of forests, mountains, farms and beaches. The city of Portland is famed for its quirky, avant-garde culture and is home to iconic coffee shops, boutiques, farm-to-table restaurants and microbreweries. Highlights include the Native American art in the Portland Art Museum, the Japanese Garden and the Lan Su Chinese Garden.

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Oregon State.
Population: 4,093,465.
State Capital: Salem.
Oregon

Oregon state joined the union on 14th February 1859. Oregon borders Idaho to the east which more than half of that border is formed by the Snake River and Hells Canyon. To the North of Oregon lies Washington state where Oregon receives its water from the Columbia's River. To the south of Oregon lies California and Nevada where deserts and mountains reside. On the west side of Oregon is the Pacific Ocean which helps moderate the climatee of Oregon's western region. The state capital of Oregon is Salem which is located in the northwestern part of the state. The name Oregon is believed to be of Native origins.

An amazing diversity of landscape of rain forests, fertile valleys and mountains can be found in Oregon. The climate in Oregon ranges from the harsh eastern deserts to the natural arid west. Countless combinations of Plateaus, plains, mountains and valleys of varying geologic ages and material can be found.

The forested mountains in the northeastern and western region of Oregon have powered much of Oregon's economy. Many forest plants contribute a large portion of Oregon's lumber, plywood, pulp, hardboard and paper. Due to Oregon's rich reserves of forests, Oregon is among the top states in the US for the production of wood products.

In Oregon, the Columbia River system's development had been multi-purpose and it generates large quantities of electricity, water for industrial and agricultural purposes, shipping and even recreation.

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The Main Cities in Oregon

Below are the largest cities in the state of Oregon and the number of people inhabiting them according to the 2010 national census:

1. Portland - 583,776
2. Eugene - 156,185
3. Salem - 154,637
4. Gresham - 105,594
5. Hillsboro - 91,611
6. Beaverton - 89,803
7. Bend - 76,639
8. Medford - 74,907
9. Springfield - 59,403
10. Corvallis - 54,462


Famous Landmarks in Oregon

Below are some of Oregon’s most visited landmarks:

-Aptly named, Crater Lake was formed when the caldera of the Mount Mazama volcano collapsed. At 1,943 feet in depth it is the deepest lake in America. Since it doesn't feed any rivers, fish were added later, and the water replaces itself thanks to rainfall and snow.

Tallest Buildings in Oregon

Below are the tallest buildings in Oregon:

-Completed in 1972, Wells Fargo Center is a 40 story, 546 foot tall building in Portland that claims the state’s tallest building status. The regional headquarters for Wells Fargo, the lobby is home to an authentic 1870 stagecoach that is a part of the bank’s history.

1. Wells Fargo Centre (40 stories;546 feet)
2. U.S. Bancorp Tower (42 stories; 536 feet)
3. Park Avenue West (30 stories; 515 feet)
4. KOIN Centre (31 stories; 509 feet)
5. PacWest Center (30 stories; 418 feet)
6. Fox Tower (27 stories; 372 feet)
7. Standard Insurance Centre (27 stories; 367 feet)
8. Edith Green – Wendell Wyatt Federal Building (18 stories; 361 feet)
9. Cosmopolitan on the Park (28 stories; 340 feet)
10. The John Ross Tower (32 stories; 325 feet)

The majesty of natural stone is perhaps best expressed by the magnificence of the stone castles of England. Inspired by the rustic appeal of natural stone, we wondered if the material could be used to make functional and beautiful grates.

With our eye for detail, exquisite craftsmanship and the infinite possibilities we offer in texture and colour, our engaging designs in gratings complement the vision of international architects and designers.

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Why Choose Jonite Stone (reinforced) Channel Grates (Trench Grates)?

Stone Aesthetics

Stone Aesthetics

Our channel driveway drain grates are created from 95% natural aggregates and advanced hybrid polymers, Jonite architectural grates provide a finish which is both luxurious and natural to the touch.

Durability

Durability

The unique material properties of Jonite driveway drain grating products which prevents rust and corrosion mean they are equally suited to last a lifetime for both indoor and outdoor applications.

Slip Resistant

Slip Resistant

Rough and natural matte surface enables tremendous slip resistance which are tested by international classifications. This provides a much-needed and unparalleled safety feature for schools and hospitals.

Customisation

Customization

As designers and innovators, the last thing we want to do is stifle creativity. We believe that if you can envision it, we can create it, and with Jonite’s custom-made designs adding new dimensions to your vision, the possibilities are endless.

High Mechanical Properties

High Mechanical Properties

Jonite stone products have high mechanical properties such as high flexural strength, compressive strength, impact strength, low water absorption & low heat absorption. These impressive stats add to the overall quality and longevity of its products.

Unlimited Colours

Unlimited Colors

Jonite is available in a wide range of standard colors. More specialised colors are possible with unlimited color customization which allows Jonite to be calibrated to almost any hue or shade desired.

Strength

Strength

Reinforced with specially treated steel frames, the strength of Jonite grates are world acclaimed. Having coined the word 'stone(reinforced)' for the last two decades, Jonite gratings are compliant to international load standards.

Theft Resistant

Theft Resistant

Conventional steel and cast iron grates and castings are highly susceptible to theft due to rising scrap value worldwide. Jonite hardscape products however, do not pose any value for scrap due to their stone material integrity.

Jonite Oregon Stone (reinforced) Channel Drain Grates (Trench Drain Grates) - Our channel drain gratings (trench drain grates) have redefined the role of gratings in the architectural industry. With Jonite, drainage gratings have moved beyond being merely functional into the realm of design elements.

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The unique material properties of Jonite channel driveway drain grate products which prevents rust and corrosion mean they are equally suited to last a lifetime for both indoor and outdoor applications. > More information on our channel grates here.
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Our Jonite Oregon Creative Grates (drain covers) inspire originality on a different level. A variety of more creative designs in creative gratings have also been created for enhanced sensibilities.

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Jonite creative grates come in four categories: Pattern, Nature, Modern and Avant-Garde Collections. Our comprehensive range offers a multitude of themes and designs for architects to choose from. > More information on our creative grates here.
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Jonite created the world's first stone homogenous floor trap (floor drain grate, floor drain cover), achieving desired spontaneity with functional designs. Our aim is to continue designing floor traps that blend seamlessly into any flooring in Oregon.

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Jonite floor traps are engineered to fulfill crucial functions while remaining an integral component of the structural floor. > More information on our floor traps here.
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Swimming pools are no longer seen just as an amenity; today they are part of an enticing landscape. With its naturally good looks and suitability superior to natural granite, Jonite makes for the perfect swimming pool grates (swimming pool drain covers) in Oregon.

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The small elliptical holes of BabyPebbles and thin slit slots of ChiseledRain eliminate the danger of toddlers catching their toes in the grating. > More information on our swimming pool grates here.
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Jonite brings you the first collection of Banco Series Street Benches (Outdoor Street Furniture) for nature parks and open spaces in Oregon. An exciting new concept in street furniture by attempting to eliminate the perception of conventional bulky and heavy stone furniture.

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The utilization of ready-made standard or customized components in fully knock-down or pre-assembled system maintains its sturdy stone structure while justifying cost effectiveness of its class. > More information on our street furniture here.
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Jonite Sump Covers (storm drain covers) are designed to be used on point drainage systems, intermediaries of long open-channel drainage as well as kerb-side drainage in Oregon. With load applications similar to channel grates, Jonite Sump Covers offer style, security and functionality.

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Jonite Sump Covers come in a wide range of standard sizes that can be assembled with the addition of Jonite splines to form huge covers, giving you cost effectiveness and sustainability. > More information on our sump covers here.
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Jonite Toilet Grates (Shower Floor Drain Gratings) have redefined the way public toilets are seen in Oregon. With natural stone textures and contemporary designs, Jonite has truly transformed the entire landscape of a toilet with our unique toilet gratings.

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Jonite toilet grates are beautifully crafted and created to serve a specific need of dispersing excess and unwanted liquids in public toilets. > More information on our toilet grates here.
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Our tree gratings are available in a variety of designs, shapes, and sizes, Jonite Tree Grates effortlessly integrate into the cityscape, providing space for trees to grow and develop in Oregon.

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Approved by the Americans with Disabilities Act(ADA), Jonites Tree Grates are certified ADA compliant and wheelchair friendly. This makes our tree grates popular in hospitals, clinics, and residential areas. > More information on our tree grates here.
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Jonite USA Decorative Grates come in a variety of modern, ornate or nature-inspired designs which are mostly ADA compliant in Oregon.

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All Jonite USA Decorative Trench Grates have adjoining patterns designed to seamlessly connect to the adjacent grate. Most trench grates are also designed to comply with ADA (Americans with Disability Act) standards. > More information on our decorative grates here.
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Jonite Ventilation Grilles Oregon - Flexibility and strength of material provide designers freedom to design beautiful architectural ventilation grilles vertically or horizontally.

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Created from the same natural aggregates used to create their existing line of hardscape products, Jonite's latest product was born from the industry's unquenchable thirst for exciting new materials. > More information on our ventilation grilles here.
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Designs on Jonite products (custom drain covers & gratings) can be tailor-made to suit any application for any environment, empowering architects to make bold and imaginative statements in Oregon.

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Customisable panels easily integrated into hardscape design to create original benches or seatings. > More information on our custom grating products here.
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