Up-to-the-minute reporting on the latest development in the stone industry.

VIDEO: Charles Luck Stone Center "Wilderness" Trend (March 6)

Construction Jobs Up, But Still Behind 2010 Levels (March 4)

ARLINGTON, Va. – The construction industry added 33,000 jobs in February even as the industry’s unemployment rate was 21.8 percent, more than twice the national average, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America (AGCA). 

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VIDEO: Antiquing Demo at SFA Workshop (Feb. 25)

Here's This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. of DeFusco Industrial Supply working on a lazy susan during the Stone Fabricators Alliance workshop yesterday in Palm Desert, Calif. Be sure to note his technique in moving the antiquing brushes around the surface -- and the way he works on the circular piece's edge can really take you for a spin.

VIDEO: Diamond-Wire Saw Vs. Fiat (March 2)

To be honest, this doesn't have much to do with stone -- but it is a cool (if not plain inane) use of stone-cutting technology. And be sure to notice how smooth it takes on the glass sun roof.

Abrasive Technology Adds Owner (Feb. 25)

LEWIS CENTER, Ohio – Daryl L. Peterman is now a shareholder with Abrasive Technology.

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