Articles by Michael Reis

Re-emerging: Serving the production home market

March 1, 2005
Based in Phoenix, AZ, Abbott Granite Inc. fabricates stone for some of the largest developers and home-building companies in Arizona, and it has a meticulous system for staying organized
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Limestone creates a focal point at Texas Tech

March 1, 2005
The new Student Union Building at Texas Tech has become a hub of activity on campus, and it is defined by and innovative of Lueders limestone
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Italian producer adds new resin plant

March 1, 2005
To better serve its customers, Nikolaus Bagnara Ltd. recently opened a new state-of-the-art facility for producing resin-treated slabs in Verona, Italy
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Vitoria Stone Fair looks to build on success

February 1, 2005
As one of the fastest growing international stone fairs in the world, the International Marble and Granite Fair in Vitoria, Brazil, is drawing solid attendance from North America
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A model of consistency in Brazil

February 1, 2005
Gramil Ltda. of Cachoeiro do Itapemirim, Espirito Santo, Brazil, has achieved quality production with modern technology and stable management
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Re-Emerging: Geared For Optimum Precision

January 1, 2005
With both a CNC stoneworking center and a waterjet, Natural Stone & Tile, Inc. of Chesapeake, VA, has made an immediate impact in the marketplace
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Making A Name With State-Of-The-Art Equipment

January 1, 2005
As one of the youngest companies quarrying granite in the Larvik region of Norway, Larvik Granite AS has established itself by investing in advanced machinery for use in the quarries
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Continual Investment In Advanced Technology

January 1, 2005
Over the years, Lundhs Labrador AS of Larvik, Norway, has maintained a strong position in the marketplace, and it is committed to working with the most sophisticated machinery in the field
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A Grand Vision Becomes Reality

January 1, 2005
In a truly collaborative effort, a dedicated team of professionals realized the Circle of Life project in Guilford, CT -- an endeavor using over 700 tons of Blue Pearl Fjord granite
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Moscow office tower relies on Turkish marble

November 1, 2004
The new Paveletskaya Tower in Moscow, Russia, has a classical exterior and a modern interior, featuring Crema Golden marble from Turkey
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In this month's issue of Stone World, check out an extensive preview of Coverings 2014, which will be celebrating its 25th anniversary in April. Also learn more about various types of limestone that were used to build private residences.

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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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The Italian Trade Commission is presenting a large group of the most innovative and internationally renowned Italian suppliers of dimensional natural stones. We hope your busy schedule will allow you to join us for a “genuine” espresso in booth N. 4045 and explore the exciting Italian natural stone resources offered by our exhibitors. Check out Italian stone producers exhibiting at Coverings 2014 here!


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