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Blending romance and country style

For a private residence in Texas, architect Rick Burleson used limestone to create a romantic vibe in a hill country setting
The homeowners of a private residence in Wimberley, TX, wanted a romantic-style home that would blend with their hill country surroundings. They


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Canadian stone producer revives American soapstone quarry

Although the Quebec-based company Polycor focuses mainly on granite and marble, it recently purchased its first soapstone quarry in Virginia to meet the current demand for the stone and strengthen its North American presence
Staying true to its focus on the North American market, Polycor, one of the nation’s largest granite, marble and limestone groups, recently acquired its first soapstone quarry


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Indiana limestone forges partnership

With a common goal to fabricate and deliver Indiana limestone easily and efficiently to projects across North America,two industry members joined forces to build TexaCon Cut Stone in Bloomington, IN
On December 2, 2013, TexaCon Cut Stone was born. The mill was originally built in Chicago in 1930, and it had been dismantled and shipped to Bloomington, IN.


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Marmomacc Stone Academy and Assimagra offer continuing education program for architects in Portugal

In collaboration with Veronafiere's Marmomacc Stone Academy, Assimagra -- the Portuguese Mineral Resources Association -- will offer the first continuing education course on natural stone design for foreign architects in Portugal.


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Twincur GEM-V series by Alpha Professional Tools

A hook and loop backed version of the popular Alpha Twincur GEM, it utilizes the user-friendly snail lock adapter.


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A little bit of heaven in St. Barth

For a luxurious rental home in St. Barth, Barnes Coy Architects created a house designed around views of the Caribbean Sea using Pennsylvania limestone
For lavish rental home La Danse des Etoiles, Saint Barthélemy (also known as St. Barth or St. Barts), architects Robert Barnes and Christopher Coy of Barnes Coy Architects of Bridgehampton, NY, were commissioned to create a property designed around views of the Caribbean Sea.


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Machine of the Month: C360 Saw from AccuGlide

Outfitted with all the patented precision of the 3000PRO Model, the C360 Saw from AccuGlide, which is made in the U.S., is ready to cut and profile circles all day long in just 20 minutes.


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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.
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"

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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Stone industry veterans team up to form Indiana limestone processor

Seeking an outlet for quarrying Indiana limestone, long-time industry veterans Joe Dellacroce of Connecticut Stone and Brenda Edwards of TexaStone Quarries have invested in a stoneworking mill in Bloomington, IN


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