Articles by Jennifer Adams

French Normandy look achieved in Oklahoma City

December 1, 2002
To replicate the appearance of the rural chateaus of 16th and 17th century France, a specialized mortar application and 3,000 tons of Tulsa limestone were used for the architecture of Gaillardia Golf & Country Club in Oklahoma City.
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New stone and tile expo takes place in Las Vegas

December 1, 2002
With the goal of being the West Coast exhibition for stone and ceramic tile, the International Tile & Stone Show recently held its first edition this fall at the Sands Expo Center.
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Resurrecting Wright's vision

November 20, 2002
As a result of those who keep the works of Frank Lloyd Wright alive, the original 1920s design of the Nakoma Country Club in Madison, WI, came to fruition in the Sierra Nevadas of Northern California
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CNC Case Study: Custom countertop fabrication

September 30, 2002
Three partners used their previous experience in cutting glass tops to form World Stone Fabricators in Charlotte, NC -- a fabricating facility focused on producing kitchen countertops.
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StonExpo / MIA heads to Baltimore

September 30, 2002
The next edition of the StonExpo trade show / Marble Institute of America Convention is set for December 5 to 7, 2002, at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, MD.
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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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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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Breathing new life into a Normandy manor

August 29, 2002
The slate roof and interior stonework of the 17th century Tourp Manor in Normandy, France, was recently restored, and the estate was converted to a cultural center and museum
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Joining forces to create a top-notch facility

July 1, 2002
The result of the collaboration between two companies, J&R KMS Custom Flooring of Las Vegas, NV, maintains high standards to increase efficiency and broaden its market.
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Creating a dramatic effect with granite

July 1, 2002
Three types of granite - in varying sizes and textures - were implemented in the lobby design of Peakview Tower in Denver, CO, to achieve a rich appearance.
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