Mobile Menu
From the organisers of


The latest news from the Stone Industry

Shhhhhhh. The rubber lined Silent Tumbler from Wells Wellcut.
17 September 2015 | Equipment
One company that will not be exhibiting at Marmomacc in Verona is Britain’s own stone machinery manufacturer, Wells Wellcut. Although the company has sold one of its saws to Estonia this year,...
Arran Langford from Roccia demonstrates to customers how easy the GMMs are to operate.
17 September 2015 | Equipment
Roccia Machinery is the UK agent for GMM bridge saws and edge polishers, Brembana CNC workcentres and water jet cutters, and Pellegrini wire saws and quarry equipment. It will have four members of...
See Gallagher's Gilbert primary saw in action on the new video.
21 August 2015 | Equipment
Gallagher, the Kentish Ragstone supplier, has published a new video showing how its stone is produced on its Gilbert primary saw, Wells Wellcut secondary saw and GMM profiler. It is worth five...
Rory Young working on one of the new Caen stone statues at St Albans Cathedral.
21 August 2015 | Equipment
StoneGenie robotics have helped sculptor Rory Young create the seven medieval style Caen stone figures that now fill the niches of the rood screen in St Albans Cathedral. Seven statues carved in...
The Achilli block saw from D Zambelis made for the British and Irish markets.
17 July 2015 | Equipment
The GLD TS monoblock bridge saw was made for the market in Britain and Ireland. It was introduced in the UK at the Natural Stone Show in London this year alongside a new mitre cutter from Achilli.The...
Masonry companies are buying GMM's bigger CNC saws and the Litox is a hot favourite.
3 June 2015 | Equipment
The UK and Ireland are major markets for Italian saw maker GMM, thanks to its UK agent Roccia Machinery in Derbyshire. Most sales have been to marble and granite processors, but now architectural...
New cordless rotary hammers from Bosch – on sale in May.
2 June 2015 | Equipment
Power and control for professionals:Next generation 36volt rotary hammer from BoschFaster drilling rate than comparable corded toolsExceptionally efficient – high impact energy, long runtime...
The Roccia Group during their visit to a processor in Italy as part of their visit to saw-maker GMM.
2 June 2015 | Equipment
Roccia Machinery, the company based in Derbyshire that sells stone processing machinery in the UK and Ireland, took more than 30 customers to Italy to see where GMM saws are made and to see them...
The first multiblade from Wells Wellcut.
8 April 2015 | Equipment
British stone processing machine manufacturer Wells Wellcut has developed its first multi-blade gantry saw. Tim Miller, a Director at Grantham-based quarry company Goldholme Stone, came up with the...
LPE Group

LPE Group Directors Carl Sharkey (left) and Simon Bradbury.

8 April 2015 | Equipment
Comandulli, the Italian marque best known in the UK for edge polishers (although the company also makes saws), is now available exclusively in Britain from Comandulli UK, which joins Breton, Laser...
Sales of Flex grew by another 50% in the UK last year as more masons discover their benefits.
4 March 2015 | Equipment
Whether you are in the workshop or onsite, grinding with water using the new LE 12-3 100 or dry with the SE 14-2 125, Flex gives you the tools to get the job done. Add a VCE35 extractor with an...
Floors protected by Fila at Britain's greenest motorway service station.

Floors protected by Fila at Britain's greenest motorway service station.

21 January 2015 | Equipment
Two Fila floor protection systems have been chosen to protect floor surfaces at Gloucester Services – a new family-run motorway services dedicated to local food, farming and community.Near the...
The new Pavetuf Jointing Compound from Natural Paving Products.
21 January 2015 | Equipment
Natural Paving Products (UK) Ltd is expanding its Pavetuf range with a new jointing compound that requires no mixing and because it needs to be laid on wet paving can even be used in wet weather. It...
Restorative Technique’s office team is (left to right): Aysha-Marie Davis, Office Manager Penny Love, Julia Fairchild, Sue Bilney and Jamie Fairchild.
17 October 2014 | Equipment
The Old Church at Clophill, Bedfordshire, that had become a centre of Satanism has had its reputation restored with a gentle VorTech clean.What’s known as the old church in Clophill,...
Cleaned and restored for the next 100 years, thanks to Crosby Memorials’ expertise and Stonehealth’s DOFF technology.
17 October 2014 | Equipment
An important specialism in stone, especially this year as we mark the centenary of the start of World War I, is the restoration of war memorials – there are estimated to be more than 100,000 of...