Stone World

SASSOMECCANICA OPENS U.S. OFFICE IN ST. LOUIS, MO . . .

June 2, 2009

SassoAmerica LLC of St. Louis, MO, has announced its exclusive distribution agreement with Sassomeccanica srl, a well-established manufacturer of natural stone processing equipment. SassoAmerica LLC will be the sole U.S. office for the Italian-based company and will be managing the exclusive distribution, sales and service throughout North America.

Sassomeccanica SRL has been family owned for the past 35 years, and its main product line consists of bridge saws (the Flying Cut and the Extrema), a vertical stone polishing machine (the Flying Flat), and several other automatic multi head profiling machines (the Bull 126, the Flying Bull, Evolution, the Seven and TE Experience). In addition, Sassomeccanica SRL has been awarded a prestigious Italian design award by the ADI (Italian Industrial Design Association).

Sassomeccanica’s equipment has been servicing the natural stone field for decades, and its client base stretches from Europe to Asia, Australia, the Middle East and North America.

SassoAmerica LLC will be headed by Alex Elzein, a veteran of the stone industry, and Mario Caroselli, the General Sales Manager of Sassomeccanica. SassoAmerica LLC will offer sales and services throughout North America, and is seeking trade and distribution partners nationwide.

For more information visit. www.SassoAmerica.com.