Jenny Redlin is a Principal with Partner Engineering and Science, Inc., a national environmental and LEED consulting firm focusing on real estate due diligence, building sciences, construction monitoring and environmental site remediation services based in El Segundo, CA.
Given the growing concern and public attention of the link between radon and granite, Partner Engineering and Science (Partner) teamed with a wholesale granite distributor in Southern California to undertake a full-scale sampling of all of the company’s granite inventory that includes some 250 different types of granite imported from quarries located all around the world.
In the December 2016 issue, we look at some highlights of the Marmo+Mac 2016, and the new renovations of the Freemasons' Hall in London, England. We also present some new products, technology updates, machine of the month, and stone of the month.
For this issue, we are excited to share with you four features that focus on using compact and ultrathin slabs in both residential and commercial projects. As these products continue to gain popularity, we wanted to share different ideas of applications, including an upscale dining environment in the interior of a Saks Fifth Avenue.