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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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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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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Italian Trade Commission Coverings exhibitor preview

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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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