Articles Tagged with ''natural stone''

MIA elects new officers and directors for 2014

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Tony Malisani, of natural stone fabricator Malisani, Inc., has been elected President of the Marble Institute of America (MIA), the 1,600-member global organization representing the natural stone industry.


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MIA announces 2013 Pinnacle Award Winners

. The Pinnacle Awards recognize excellence in commercial, residential and renovation/restoration of natural stone projects worldwide.
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Projects selected as winners must demonstrate exceptional beauty, creativity, ingenuity and craftsmanship in the use of granite, marble, travertine, limestone and other natural stones.


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Valders Stone & Marble, Inc. and Eden Stone Company reach five-year mark for "no lost time injuries/accidents"

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Related Wisconsin stone companies Valders Stone & Marble, Inc. and Eden Stone Co. announced that they have reached the five-year mark for "no lost time injuries/accidents."


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Broadway gets a stone map

Creative Edge MasterShop of Fairfield, IA, lent a hand in creating a Times Square monument out of granite and stainless steel
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As part of the City's $55 million renovation, the minimalist design by Norwegian architectural design firm Snohetta is grounding the neon fairyland of Times Square in granite and stainless steel.


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MIA introduces natural stone sustainability CEU program

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Developed by the MIA’s Sustainability Presentation Committee, this one-hour class is ready for presentation to architects and designers seeking continuing education credits.


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Coldspring's Mesabi Black and Lake Superior Green quarries supply legacies

By Michael Reis
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From the northern reaches of Minnesota, Coldspring’s quarries for Mesabi Black® and Lake Superior Green® granite are being used for landmark projects across the country — including work at the World Trade Center site in New York City


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Girasole of Italy uses new technology to produce exotics

By Michael Reis
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Using resin technology to treat blocks of exotic material that would otherwise be useless, Girasole Pietre Naturali srl offers a broad collection of high-end slab products


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Brazilian supplier Decolores has success with equipment investments

By Michael Reis
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In business since 2001, Decolores has been focused on growing its operation over the past five years, and it is currently enjoying an unprecedented level of success


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Brazilian stone exports see major increase in 2013

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Through the first 10 months of 2013, exports of natural stone from Brazil grew by 23.27% over the same period a year earlier


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More international buyers expected at 2014 Vitoria Stone Fair in Brazil

By Michael Reis
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Rebranded as Vitória Stone Fair/Marmomacc Latin America this international stone fair in the stone-rich region of Vitória, Espírito Santo, Brazil, will combine business with design and product culture, drawing an audience of stone industry professionals as well as architects


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The Stone Fashion Show at Marmomacc in Verona

As usual, stone suppliers from Italy and around the world relied on the Marmomacc fair to showcase some of the latest stone materials to the international marketplace. The following is a look at just some of the stone materials on display in Verona.

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Stone World September 2014 cover

2014 September

In this issue of Stone World, we have a Report from Europe, which includes a series of articles about the quarries and stone processing operations that SW editor Jennifer Adams visited as part of the Marmomacc Stone Academy.

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CSTD Fall 2014 cover

2014 Fall

In this issue of Contemporary Stone & Tile Design, we take a look at the latest developments in TPT, with a feature article and you can read more comments from Waldrep on this subject as well as other industry professionals.

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How to Polish & Restore Marble Flooring

This video will show you step-by-step how to resurface and polish marble flooring from grinding and removing lippage and scratches to achieving a highly reflective polish.

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stone industry educationStone Industry Education is sponsored by Stone World Magazine and Marble Institute of America. The SIE events will help you: strengthen your skills, build your business, and  increase profit in your shop.  Check out stoneindustryeducation.com to register for upcoming fabricator and installer seminars.

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