Articles by Michael Reis

A full range of tile production

May 5, 2003
To prosper in the highly competitive field of Italian tile production, Marmi Verona has a diverse factory for manufacturing tiles from natural stone blocks.
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South American producer adds gangsaw capacity

April 3, 2003
Located in Serra, Espirito Santo, Brazil, Andrade S.A. Marmoles e Granitos is expanding its slab production capacity with an investment in two state-of-the-art gangsaws and a polishing line.
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Brazilian stone fair thrives in Vitoria

April 3, 2003
In its 15th edition, the International Marble & Granite Fair moved to Vitoria, the capital city of Esp?to Santo, where it drew a strong international following.
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The development of a stoneworking region

April 3, 2003
Situated near the port of Vitoria and within the stone-rich State of Espirito Santo, Brazil, the City of Serra is primed to become a major stone producer on an international level.
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Running like clockwork

April 2, 2003
Located in Beltsville, MD, Marble & Granite Fabricators, Inc. relies on straightforward techniques and machinery to produce 8 to 10 high-end kitchen projects per week.
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Breathing new life into a Manhattan landmark

April 1, 2003
After two of its facades were destroyed in the September 11 attacks, expert stonecarvers have been called in to replicate the intricate stonework at the historic Barclay-Vesey Building in New York City.
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A gothic revival in Chicago

March 13, 2003
A major renovation and restoration project at the University of Chicago's Bartlett Hall upgraded the building to 21st century standards while also maintaining its historic character.
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A new shop for custom countertop fabrication

March 3, 2003
After starting up in mid-2002, Stone N Counters of Haledon, NJ, has built up a healthy client base for kitchen countertops.
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Stone Column: The continued growth of stone fabrication

March 3, 2003
In this issue of Stone World, we are presenting a broad range of "Fabrication Case Studies." And given the growth in stoneworking operations -- in the U.S. and abroad -- this is sure to be a recurring theme in future issues as well.
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Producing stone kitchens, bathrooms and furnishings

March 3, 2003
With a showroom and fabricating facilities in Rockland County, NY, Barocco Marble & Granite cuts stone for a range of interior design applications.
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Image Galleries

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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CSTD Summer 2014 cover

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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