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Hokie Stone contributes to LEED certification

In keeping with campus tradition, local “Hokie Stone” was incorporated into the design of a Virginia Tech’s new chiller plant — not only helping to conceal the mammoth size of the structure, but also adding points for LEED Silver certification
September 3, 2013
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University — popularly known as Virginia Tech — not only is dedicated to providing quality higher education


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Daring to be different

February 19, 2013
I just returned from Spain, where Tile of Spain was gracious enough to invite me as part of its VIP trip to visit Cevisama, the annual ceramic tile exhibition held in Valencia, Spain.


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Competition for German Natural Stone Award 2013 begins

November 30, 2012
The German Natural Stone Award is currently being organized by the Deutscher Naturwerkstein-Verband e.V. (German Natural Stone Association) together with the Bund Deutscher Architekten (BDA – German Architects Association).


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Cevisama to host Trans/Hitos 2013 with "Geometries" theme

November 29, 2012
Cevisama will again host the Trans/Hitos exhibition facilities for 2013, which this year will bear the slogan "Geometries."


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NeoCon® East 2012 celebrates 10 years in Baltimore

November 7, 2012
The 10th annual NeoCon® East attracted 6,808 attendees and 272 exhibitors to the Baltimore Convention Center, October 17-18, 2012, once again making it a hugely successful show in the Mid-Atlantic region.


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Slimtech porcelain adds to Lamborghini's high-end image

October 17, 2012
Lea Ceramiche's Slimtech porcelain slabs create a sleek look -- as well as fulfilling technical and sustainable requirements -- for the new Lamborghini Protoshop building in Modena, Italy


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NeoCon® East hosts prominent speakers, programming

September 13, 2012
NeoCon® East, the design exposition for commercial interiors with a focus on the federal government, will feature world-class keynote speakers, as well as cutting-edge CEU accredited seminars for an anticipated 7,500 industry professionals.


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Texas limestone attracts upscale buyer

September 6, 2012
Designed to entice a discerning homeowner, a spec home in Austin, TX, offered a charming environment with regional stone that led to the home’s sale before the end of construction


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Jura limestone identifies Asia Society Texas Center

September 5, 2012
After years of planning, the Asia Society Texas Center finally has a strong presence in Houston’s museum district with a new home featuring German limestone


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Free Admission to Marmomacc in Verona, Italy

August 30, 2012
Starting September 3, Marmomacc, the leading international stone industry trade show taking place in Verona, Italy from September 26 to 29, is offering free admission to trade visitors who pre-register online


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Vitoria Stone Fair 2015

2/7/15
Carapina Expo Center
Brazil
The Fair is a true show window for Brazil and the world’s dimensional stone industries, besides adding an ample gamma of integrated products and services from the productive chain of the civil construction, architecture and decoration, technology development, logic and foreign exchange, promoting entities and activity support.

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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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2014 Spring

This issue of Contemporary Stone & Tile Design includes our annual focus on Kitchen and Bath design

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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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