The Building Stone Institute (BSI) and Marble Institute of America (MIA) will jointly host a 2015 study tour with Washington, D.C., as the backdrop for a three-day event immersed in its rich heritage of natural stone.
The organizers of the Xiamen Stone Fair, Mr. Lai Guoxiang, Christabel Zhang and Shirley Chen, met with Stone World publisher, Alex Bachrach, and Marble Institute of America (MIA) Executive Vice President and CEO, Jim Hieb, in the MIA offices in Oberlin, OH, last week to discuss several ways to cooperate more in the future.
First presented in 1977, the Tucker Design Award is the most prestigious architectural design award for the building, landscape and design communities, honoring those whose work exhibits excellence and innovation in concept, design, construction and use of natural stone.
Bob Hendon, American Tile & Stone’s (ATS) Vice President and General Manager has announced that the company has recently expanded its distribution network with a new 140,000 square-foot showroom and warehouse in northwest Houston at 8760 Clay Road.
Cachoeiro de Itapemirim, along with 14 cities of the southern region of Espírito Santo, composes the Local Productive Arrangement (LPA) of dimensional stones and stands out as the largest producer and exporter of dimensional stone in Brazil, and of recently, both of the Americas.
The fair, which took place from May 13 to 16 at the Nuremberg Exhibition Center, offered the highest caliber of exhibitors and visitors and presented a top class range of products and a wealth of information