Featured Stories

Fabricator Case Study: Containing limestone dust

September 30, 2002
Farr APC worked closely with Air/Pro to customize dust collectors as needed to fit Indiana Limestone Co., Inc.'s unique requirements.
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Upholding the architectural tradition of downtown St. Paul

September 30, 2002
An assortment of granite was employed in the design of a second headquarters for Minnesota Life, which complemented the existing architecture in St. Paul, MN, as well as creating a modern image for the company.
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Carrara marble brings life to vintage building

September 30, 2002
In renovating the Three Mellon Bank Center in Pittsburgh, PA, the architectural team at IKM Inc. used marble and granite in combination with other materials to create a bright inviting lobby.
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Glass towers rest on a base of stone

September 30, 2002
The glossy, futuristic exterior of the Gannett/USA Today headquarters sits on a foundation of natural stone.
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Restoring a hotel's public face

September 30, 2002
The east elevations of the Congress Plaza Hotel towers in Chicago, IL, were cleaned after over a century to revitalize the limestone facade.
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Gangsaw plant opens in Vermont

September 30, 2002
Vermont Quarries Corp. has opened a state-of-the-art block processing facility inside the historic underground Danby Quarry.
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CNC Case Study: Spanning generations of technology

September 30, 2002
In 1986, Fordham Marble was the first American company to bring in a CMS/Brembana Computer Numerically Controlled stoneworking machine, and they recently added a second state-of-the-art model.
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A new start in stone

September 30, 2002
After being abandoned for more than a decade due to a slumping real estate market, an office complex in Houston, TX, was revitalized with the use of natural stone.
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Taiwan retail complex is clad in Finnish granite

September 30, 2002
Built to be one of the modern cultural icons in Taipei, Taiwan, the Core Pacific City Mall features an 11-story sphere that is covered with Eagle Red granite from Finland.
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Keeping pace with the world market

September 1, 2002
As one of the leading block traders in the world, R.E.D. Graniti has successfully worked to anticipate international market trends and consumer preferences
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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 July 2014 cover

July 2014

Check out the latest issue of Stone World, which includes a review of the 2014 Coverings conference.

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2014 Summer

Check out articles about the Windy Creek Casino renovation,the El Alear Condominium complex in San Pedro Garza Garcia, and a Coverings product review.

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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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2014 Stone World Stone Guide

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