Mark Lauzon owns and operates Stoneworks of Oregon, a custom stoneworking shop in Hubbard, OR. He is also a consultant, writer, recognized educator and speaker in the stone industry and the administrator of one of the industry’s most popular Web sites,
In our small stone shop, our first real purchase was a bridge saw. When we installed it, we simply could not conceptualize a CNC. At that point in our shop history, we could not finance a ham sandwich. Not only could we not finance a CNC machine, sadly enough, we could not even see it down the road. That all changed in a span of only a few years.
In this issue of Stone World, check out content about an office tower in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, which straddles the city’s business and fashion districts. Also read about Tab India, which is another recognized stone producer from India. Through the years, the company has invested heavily in its quarrying and fabrication operations.