In December 2009, design began on a brand new structure that would become the Madera Courthouse, in Madera, CA. Los Angeles, CA-based architectural firm AC Martin was commissioned to design the 105,000-square-foot, four-story building, which had been positioned to connect with the existing historic courthouse and courthouse park, creating a new town square.
The Opera Line of mosaic tiles by Maniscalco makes available a series of designer products with flexibility and function, bringing a combination of sophisticated old world and ultra-contemporary design elements together, resulting in a versatile series of highly fashionable products.
Pramar Stone is the first Italian company to have developed hobs in marble, natural stones and porcelain. A top quality, innovative and functional product that stands out from the classic steel, hobs give more value to the home environment.
Front Range Stone in Englewood, CO, Valley View Granite in Tremonton, UT, KBR Manufacturing of Cincinnati, OH, The Countertop Factory of Addison, IL, Andrew Lauren of San Diego, CA, and Andrew Lauren of Tucson, AZ, round out the latest stone fabricator shops leveraging the momentum of the Rockhead Group USA (RGU).
Bedrock Quartz is a three-generation countertop business catering to the Utah market. Owned by David Jorgensen and his three sons, Alan, Eric and Steve, the company has evolved from a laminate countertop shop to a natural stone and quartz surfacing operation, with an emphasis on quality and customer service.
In this issue of Stone World, read more about the new Silica Rule, which was recently announced by the U.S. Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) and scheduled to go into effect on June 23, 2016.