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New 100% government-backed loans offer a lifeline to small businesses

New 100% government-backed loans offer a lifeline to small businesses

(Originally from Natural Stone Specialist - Stonespecialist.com) New 100% government-backed loans offer a lifeline to small businesses Tuesday 28th April 2020 The government has introduced a new 100% backed ‘bounce back’ loan scheme for smaller businesses. It is for loans of between £2,000 and £50,000. A new ‘bounce back’ loan scheme makes £2,000-£50,000 quickly available […] Read More

Stone Awards entry deadline put back to 29 May

Stone Awards entry deadline put back to 29 May

(Originally from Natural Stone Specialist - Stonespecialist.com) Stone Awards entry deadline put back to 29 May Monday 27th April 2020 Because of the difficulties associated with the Covid-19 lockdown, Stone Federation is extending the entry deadline for the 2020 Natural Stone Awards to Friday 29 May. Entry deadline for this year’s Natural Stone Awards is […] Read More

More sites re-open as PM says lock-down must continue

More sites re-open as PM says lock-down must continue

(Originally from Natural Stone Specialist - Stonespecialist.com) More sites re-open as PM says lock-down must continue Monday 27th April 2020 Prime Minister Boris Johnson spoke publicly for the first time since being treated in hospital for Covi-19 infection on Monday 27 April and said the lock-down must continue. Back to work must not mean back […] Read More

Preserving the spiritual home of the House of York

Preserving the spiritual home of the House of York

(Originally from Natural Stone Specialist - Stonespecialist.com) Preserving the spiritual home of the House of York Monday 27th April 2020 The Church of St Mary the Virgin & All Saints at Fotheringhay has a distinguished history that Lincolnshire stone specialist Heritage Masonry Contracts has helped to preserve. The report in Natural Stone Specialist magazine on […] Read More

Let’s talk about British stone

Let’s talk about British stone

(Originally from Natural Stone Specialist - Stonespecialist.com) Let’s talk about British stone Saturday 25th April 2020 We are starting a discussion about British stone. Read More

Hi-tec connectivity goes hand-in-glove with HAVS prevention, says developer

Hi-tec connectivity goes hand-in-glove with HAVS prevention, says developer

(Originally from Natural Stone Specialist - Stonespecialist.com) Hi-tec connectivity goes hand-in-glove with HAVS prevention, says developer Wednesday 22nd April 2020 CityFibre and its construction partner Callan Connect are giving a new British-made wearable internet-connected technology its first live test on a construction site – and it could help prevent Han The Feraru Dynamics HAV Sentry […] Read More

Engineered stone: Opportunities from an ever expanding product palette

Engineered stone: Opportunities from an ever expanding product palette

(Originally from Natural Stone Specialist - Stonespecialist.com) Engineered stone: Opportunities from an ever expanding product palette Tuesday 21st April 2020 The Surface Design Show in London or KBB in Birmingham this year left the visitor in no doubt that porcelain manufacturers Atlas Plan has four thicknesses, seven finishes and its exclusive through-body veining (trade-marked as […] Read More

The Merry Month: by RobertMerry

The Merry Month: by RobertMerry

(Originally from Natural Stone Specialist - Stonespecialist.com) The Merry Month: by RobertMerry Sunday 19th April 2020 White marble / yellow staining (continued)… Further to reviewing the geologist’s report the results have proven…. inconclusive. The report set out to identify: Robert Merry, MCIOB, is an independent Stone Consultant. He ran his own stone company for 17 […] Read More

Screed with integral curer is a game-changer

Screed with integral curer is a game-changer

(Originally from Natural Stone Specialist - Stonespecialist.com) Screed with integral curer is a game-changer Saturday 18th April 2020 Longcliffe Quarries has developed Longfloor IntegraCure – a screed with an integral curer. Read More

Step up: by Ian Knapper

Step up: by Ian Knapper

(Originally from Natural Stone Specialist - Stonespecialist.com) Step up: by Ian Knapper Friday 17th April 2020 When I think of accessorising I think of elements that complement and add value to the structure, form, and texture of the stone and design we create. Over more than 25 years the name of Ian Knapper, the eponymous […] Read More

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