Case Study: Why Sustainable Quarrying?

Natural stone quarries occupy a miniscule fraction of the world’s land area, but rock-forming minerals constitute more than 90% of the Earth’s crust. With such a vast population of rock-forming minerals spread worldwide, we’re met with the question, “How can quarrying contribute to a sustainable Earth? What Is Sustainability? In 1987, United Nations’ Brundtland Commission […]

Washington D.C.

Washington D.C. Copper Mt Porphyry lends itself to this Colonel style residence. Installed using a Roman pattern, variable sizes set in a random pattern, along with circle patterns it is elegant yet simply beautiful.

Scottsdale, AZ

Scottsdale, AZ The Copper Mt Porphyry blends in beautifully with the desert surrounds. Installed in a Roman pattern, a variety of sizes laid out in a random style, it offers an organic, ancient yet worldly design.

Santa Fe, NM

Santa Fe, NM Storm Grey Porphyry makes a strong impression while functioning at the highest level. Installed using the GftK vdw 855 jointing mortar over a snow melt system at an elevation over 6,500 feet in the mountains makes this a durable, beautiful and easily maintained driveway.

Palo Alto, CA

Palo Alto, CA Simple elegance. Storm Grey Porphyry in a 4”X4” perpendicular pattern centered by a beautifully designed fountain area offers a striking entranceway.

Orleans & Cape Cod, MA

Orleans & Cape Cod, MA Imaginative design working with a spiritual elegance. Reaching into the past for a new yet classical look the Copper Mt Porphyry lends itself to versatile and varying designs almost with out limits.

Orlando, FL

Orlando, FL Porphyry makes an indelible impression as a key element in this Plaza / Street and adds richness, color, depth and texture to the design. Porphyry’s durability provides an added advantage while offering an even yet textured surface which meets ADA standards for smoothness and slip resistance at this constantly busy Theme Park.

Norman, OK

Norman, OK You reach this grand home via a long and winding driveway installed with a mixture of the Copper Mt Porphyry and Storm Grey Porphyry. As you approach the home the patterns change to emphasize the directional changes and the circular arrival area.

Nashville, TN

Nashville, TN This stunning entranceway drive leading to the elegant home is perfect! Copper Mt Porphyry is used in a running bond pattern with fans made of smaller 4”X4” pavers and limestone inserts.

Highland Park, TX

Highland Park, TX The European style street offers elegance and a timely feel for this Town Center. The Copper Mt Porphyry is the field and the Storm Grey Porphyry designates the parking spaces and is also the curb.