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MAAT: a Portuguese museum
MAAT

Lisbon has just unveiled its new cultural attraction, the MAAT - Museum of Art, Architecture and Technology, a 20 million euros investment that combines visual arts and media, architecture and city, technology and science, society and thought.

 

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Innovation in the LSI Stone factory
Inovação na Fábrica da LSI Stone

At LSI Stone the innovation and progress are constant. When we complete a "step" there's always 2 more to raise! The new project in course is a turn key of sustainability in the stone industry. At the moment the works inside the facilities are very aggressive and causing negative visual impact, however, In the end, the result is going to make, a (...)

Sustainability and Limestone Waste
Sustainability and Limestone Waste

Assuring Sustainability:  today more than yesterday! At a time when the world has increasingly limited natural resources, it is important to review our habits and search more ecological and sustainable solutions.

The natural stone industry generates a large volume of stone waste. It is classified in various forms such as powder or f (...)

What would happen if the twin towers had stone cladding?
Grenfell Tower

On 14 June a building in London was on one of the biggest fires in residential buildings in recent years, more than 200 apartments in central London were completely destroyed, resulting in many deaths in the accident.

Many unknowns emerged after the fire and, their possible causes. The main cause advocated by the experts is the (...)

How to clean and what not to do in the cleaning of natural stone
Como limpar o seu chão de pedra

The stone needs special care so that its beauty and elegance prevails over time, Simple care and maintenance will help to preserve its beauty for generations to come.

LSI Stone recommends periodic cleaning of the natural stone.

In order to reduce the stone damages caused by natural and human abrasion on the Natural stone, we intr (...)

Big opening today of the Still Motion - La Triennale di Milano, By Primeira Pedra.
Primeira Pedra Project

Still Motion is part of Primeira Pedra, a programme exploring the potential of Portuguese stone, created and developed by Experimentadesign and leadered by Assimagra.

 

LSI stone in partnership with Experimentadesign, Assimagra and Airemarmores have developed and processed 3 different projects in Portuguese Natural stone. Go (...)

Why should you choose limestone for your home
O porquê você deve escolher o calcário para a sua casa - Limestone

Sometimes it can be difficult to know what material to use for some products in your home, such as fireplaces, door surrounds, sinks, countertops and more. Imagine you want a sink that you drew yourself, but you do not know what material to choose. Marble, granite or limestone? All of it are fantastic materials, then we will tell you why you mus (...)

8 Creative Ideas of Limestone Uses
8 ideias criativas de usos da pedra calcária

By wayfair

Limestone is used for centuries, since the stone age man has given different uses to this raw material. We can say that we never been so creative to develop projects with stone as now, the following examples portray this. Limestone allows to us decorate our homes beautifully and innovatively for dec (...)