Thursday, 28 September 10:00 11:00 (CEST)

Natural stones the millenary charm for modern architecture 2


Introduction to the different types of rock and their geological origin. Classification of the macro-families of the rocks used as ornamental stones and explanation of possible technical differences for their use. Overview of quarry types and current techniques of excavation. Illustration of the working processes: slabs fabrication, material consolidation, possible finishes and their implications in the world of design. Focus on best practices to choose the right material for your project: samples - testing - Value engineering.

Event languages: English

How to participate: Public Free Event

Education credits: No


Speaker - Giovanni Simonelli
Giovanni Simonelli