Atlas Copco Mining, Rock Excavation and Construction has appointed Shawn Cheney to the position of business line manager – rock drilling tools, and Jason Blais to Cheney's former position as vice president of specialty stores.
In a friendly acquisition, Polycor of Quebec City, Canada, has purchased Swenson Granite, based in Concord, NH, and Rock of Ages of Barre, VT. The business deal was finalized on Thursday, September 15, 2016.
In the December 2016 issue, we look at some highlights of the Marmo+Mac 2016, and the new renovations of the Freemasons' Hall in London, England. We also present some new products, technology updates, machine of the month, and stone of the month.
For this issue, we are excited to share with you four features that focus on using compact and ultrathin slabs in both residential and commercial projects. As these products continue to gain popularity, we wanted to share different ideas of applications, including an upscale dining environment in the interior of a Saks Fifth Avenue.