The web exclusives section expands beyond Stone World’s print edition – offering up-to-the-minute information on various aspects of the stone industry. Viewers will find details on current stone industry events, recent residential and commercial projects featuring stone in their designs, and the latest technological innovations for stone fabrication, quarrying, and stone care and maintenance.
When guests and visitors approach the entrance of the Boston Children’s Hospital they are greeted by a “hide and seek” style wall made of Mesabi Black® granite. The stone provides a backdrop for the intricate design of animals and foliage, which the project’s architect and designer calls “Playful Nature in the City.”
From Miami to the French Riviera and the Croatian coast, more and more architects and private customers in the world’s most prestigious beach resorts are finding the answer to their style needs in the combination of stunningly beautiful marble and unique, first-rate laying abilities.
Deeply rooted in the stone industry, Carrara, Italy still plays an important role by hosting Carrara2 every other year – where a delegation of stone industry professionals come together for education, sharing ideas and touring leading stone producing facilities and quarries in the area
Tiffany Gowler is the Lead Designer and co-founder for Gowler Homes in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Her and her husband, Matt, decided to build their forever home and decided to use Sequel Quartz Statuario from Bedrosians throughout the whole house.
Natural stone plays a dominant role in the design of Neto restaurant at the new Four Seasons Sao Paulo in Brazil. Several stone varieties were employed as flooring and counters – merging Brazilian style with Italian tradition – to create an inviting dining space.
When Llimona was commissioned by Hotel Llevant, located in Llafranc on the Costa Brava, Spain, to redesign and redecorate the whole building’s interiors, he saw the perfect opportunity to incorporate the intrinsic link between the local area and the sea into his design concept.
When working on two stone and glass exhibits for an upcoming art show, architect Cristina Parren᷉o turned to the expertise of Precision Stone in Long Island, NY and their state-of-the-art Roboticom Scultorob with Diamut tooling
May 13, 2019
Over his 25-year career in glass and stone processing for architectural applications, Kerry Clark had never been asked to find a tooling solution for creating artifacts for an art exhibition. Then one day, Clark, who is brand sales manager for Diamut America’s glass division, received a call from Miles Driscoll, design engineering manager at Precision Stone in Long Island, NY.
LUMBERTON, NJ -- Blanco, the German manufacturer of finely crafted sinks and faucets, has announced five winners of its first annual Blanco by Design contest. Entrants were required to submit a kitchen or small space design featuring one Blanco sink and one Blanco faucet for a chance to win up to $5,000.
The Blanco by Design contest ran from August until November 2017 and winners were hand selected by a panel of esteemed design professionals.
This year’s Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS) was held from January 9 to 11 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL. KBIS, in conjunction with the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA), is an inspiring, interactive platform that showcases the latest industry products, trends and technologies. The show hosted more than 600 exhibitors in the kitchen and bath industry, including over 100 new companies, across two halls. The following are some of the features.
In this issue of Stone World Magazine, read about the latest innovations in CNC tooling, hear about our tour of "The Stone Belt", see September's Stone of the Month and Technology Update, and much more!