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Fabricator Case Studies

Reports on stone fabrication shops and their equipment, methods, production rates and markets.




New introductions in marble, granite and other stones. Stone installation and maintenance products.

Product of the Month

These articles cover the newest innovations in the stone industry for production, quartz surfacing, fabrication, stone quarrying, processing, and architecture.

Fabricator How-to

Instructional features on how to address specific aspects of stone processing and installation.

Large-Scale Production

This section targets large scale stoneworking plants, and quarrying sites.

Processing Plants

Large-scale stoneworking plants for creating stone slabs, tiles and cut-to-size work

Quarrying Sites

Stone extraction sites around the world, including methods, volume and equipment.


Diamond blades, cupwheels, polishing pads, bits and other consumables.

Stone in Architecture

This section targets residential and commercial projects, as well as the renovation/restoration of buildings and homes.


Kitchen countertops, vanities, flooring, stone veneer, furnishings.


Large-scale flooring, cladding, countertops, paving.


Stone cleaning and repair; building expansion and re-use.

Trade Show Coverage

Stone industry event previews and reviews. Product introductions.

International Coverage

Reports from the world's major stoneworking nations, focusing on materials and producers.

Stone Column

Monthly commentary on industry issues and trends.

Industry Insights

Candid observations on activity within the stone industry.

Contemporary Stone & Tile Design Magazine

Contemporary Stone & Tile Design promotes the benefits of natural stone and ceramic tile to a readership of architects, interior designers, specifiers and consumers.



Image Galleries

Cevisama product gallery 2015

The 2015 edition of Cevisama was a showcase of the latest trends in tile design, including textured surfaces, colorful mosaics and worn concrete aesthetics

Stone World Magazine

Stone World April 2015 cover

2015 April

This issue of Stone World contains our annual “Report from Brazil.” In addition to articles on Granito Zucchi and Antolini’s operations, there are several other features on Brazilian stone producers as well as a review of the show, including a Stone Gallery of the many stones that were displayed on the exhibition floor.

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Contemporary Stone & Tile Design Magazine

CSTD Spring 2015 cover

2015 Spring

In this issue of Contemporary Stone & Tile Design, we bring you our annual focus on Kitchen & Bath Design. From a beach-inspired bathroom design to a kitchen backsplash made of circular mosaic tile, the following are filled with illustrations of innovative and unique uses of stone and tile.

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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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Stone Industry Education

Stone Industry Education

From marketing and much more!  We provide natural stone professionals with stone knowledge and education they can count on, as well as great networking opportunities. Click here to go to Stone Industry Education.


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Stone Guide 2014

2014 Stone World Stone Guide

The directory for Stone, Equipment and Supplies - the single information resource readers turn to.