Natural Stone 101: Everything You Need to Know

Natural Stone 101: Everything You Need to Know

 (2 Credit Hours)

Date:         Wednesday, May 18,, 2016

Time:         5:30 to 8:00 pm

Speaker:   Tony Malisani, Malisani Inc

Location:   MS International, 5930 4th Avenue South, Seattle, WA 98108


Natural Stone 101: Everything you NEED to know about designing with the oldest building material

This one-hour class is designed for construction industry professionals desiring to gain a full understanding of natural stone as a building material. Learn more about the various natural stones (limestone, travertine, onyx, marble, serpentine, sandstone, slate, quartzite, and granite). Obtain information about common quarrying techniques, fabrication, and finishing methods. With this understanding, you'll enhance your ability to select the right stone, fabrication technique, and finish for your project.

•           AIA Course Number: MIA10, 1.0 HSW LU

•           IDCEC: CEU-103265, Subject Code: 5.3, 0.1 HSW CEU

•           LACES Course Number: MIA10

•           NKBA: MIA159R, 0.1 CEU


The Evolving Marketplace, Technology & Product Applications (Facility Tour)

This seminar will showcase the story of genuine stone in a variety of ways including a tour of a stone facility. Learn and discuss landscape, interior and exterior use and application of natural stone. Obtain more information about the use of sandstone, bluestone, limestone, and quartzite for hardscapes, as well as the interior use of limestone, marble, granite and slate. Study the use of limestone for trims, caps, stoops, pool copings, watertables, veneers, and much more. See the importance of how safety in production practices is a key part to the stone industry.

  • AIA Course Number: 2011TL, 1.0 HSW LU
  • NKBA Course Number: MIA113R, 0.1 CEU
  • IDCEC (ASID, IDC, IDEC, and IIDA) Course Number: CEU-101088, Subject Code: 5.3, 0.1 General CEU
  • NKBA: MIA151R, 0.1 LU


Price: Free                                        

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