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White Carrara Downtown Festival 2019: celebrating the city of marble

The city of Carrara is one of the most fascinating territories in Tuscany, famous all over the world for its marble and its quarries. White...

Kuwait begins work on mega residential projects

Kuwait has begun construction work on two large-scale residential projects that form part of its ‘New Kuwait 2035’ vision, it was announced on Wednesday. The...

U.S.A. terminated Turkey’s preferential trade agreement, striking stone sector among others

After seeing a significant rise in exports to the U.S. under a preferential trade agreement over the last year, Turkey was removed from the...

Epiroc Hellas contributes in scientific research in the geological sector

Epiroc Hellas once again supports scientific research in Greece by actively participating as a sponsor at the 15th International Conference of the Geological Society...

Visualizing the Potential of Smart Mining

Mining has traditionally been depicted with pack mules, pickaxes, and rugged prospectors. However, it may surprise you to learn that today’s mining industry is precisely...

Sub-Saharan Africa construction sector to grow, despite concerns

Mace’s latest Market View for Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) reports that construction activity is forecast to grow across the region, despite a number of significant...

How was the US imports of both raw and finished natural stone landscape formed...

Which countries may benefit from the recent increase in tariffs on imports of raw and finished natural stones of the United States from China; The...

A quarry has paid the world’s foremost naturalist Sir David Attenborough the highest compliment

A quarry has paid the world’s foremost naturalist Sir David Attenborough the highest compliment after he recently professed his fondness for an igneous rock...

Construction begins at Baltimore’s $5.5B Port Covington project

Already on the site are some dining establishments and office building for Under Armour, which played a key role in getting development plans started...

Natural Stone Show in London highlights the vital role of stone in construction

“Definitely the most successful Natural Stone Show I have ever been involved with during my 11 years in the stone trade.” That was the message...

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The best uses of marble in contemporary architecture

For centuries, marble was used in the construction of some of the world's most glorious buildings. From Roman villas to palaces in Renaissance Europe...

White Carrara Downtown Festival 2019: celebrating the city of marble

The city of Carrara is one of the most fascinating territories in Tuscany, famous all over the world for its marble and its quarries. White...

Carrara marble and millennial wood: here is the 2 million euro table

Presented at the Salone del Mobile in Milan, it was designed by the artist Helidon Xhixha and created by 12 Italian companies What does a...

French multimedia artists showcase quarries

Quarries have taken centre stage in a number of French multimedia art installations. A former limestone quarry in Les Baux-de-Provence in southern France has been...

Natural Stone Institute Announces 2018 Pinnacle Award Winners

The winners of the 2018 Pinnacle Awards were announced during the Natural Stone Institute Awards Ceremony at TISE 2019 in Las Vegas, NV. Fourteen...

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