Tile of Spain will host "Material Matters -- Sustaining the Urban Environment with Natural Material" on Thursday, October 20, 2011 at The Times Center -- The Hall, located at 242 West 41st Street between 7th and 8th Ave. in New York City.
The design possibilities for natural stone just became more diverse, thanks to the launch of a new collection of beautiful stone tiles in an array of colors and sizes that are permanently protected by Q-Seal, the world's first lifetime sealer for natural stone, according to Questch, a leading manufacturer of stone and metal tile solutions for the kitchen and bath.
Arizona Tile recently recognized three long-term employees who are celebrating their 30th year of employment with the company. Randy Morreim, Bob Shuford and Ed Meyers have each served in various roles and continue to be an integral part of the company’s continued success.
Last fall, NY Stone Manhattan, LLC opened its upscale showroom located at 30 West 21st Street. The owners wanted to showcase exquisite dimensional stone collections in an environment that would disappoint nobody and offer a "wow" factor to its customers, reports the company.
Coverings, the annual international tile and stone exhibition, is returning to familiar turf in 2012, when the doors open April 17 to 20 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL. Additionally, the Coverings Board of Directors have announced future dates and venues for the show through 2015.
In this issue of Stone World, we take a look at several U.S. stone producers. Among them is Quality Stone Quarries in Stigler, OK. The owner of the quarry has transitioned his business through the years to keep up with market demand.