2018 Press Releases

November 8, 2018
Natural Stone Institute Joins KBIS AND IBS for Design & Construction Week® 2019

DCW will bring together more than 80,000 design and construction professionals in North America’s largest gathering of the residential design and construction industry February 19th-21st in Las Vegas.

November 6, 2018
Natural Stone Institute Partners with Architectural Record to Present Natural Stone Academy

The Natural Stone Institute has announced a year-long partnership with Architectural Record to present the Natural Stone Academy, an interactive continuing education platform featuring articles and webinars about natural stone.

November 1, 2018
Use Natural Stone Featured on New TLC Show, Make This Place Your Home

Use Natural Stone was featured on a recent episode of TLC’s Make This Place Your Home. The segment can be viewed at www.usenaturalstone.org/mtpyh.

October 30, 2018
Natural Stone Institute Seeks Volunteers for Xiamen Stone Fair Delegation

The Natural Stone Institute, in coordination with the China Xiamen International Stone Fair, is inviting association members to join a volunteer delegation to the 2019 fair.

October 23, 2018
Accreditation Webinars Available On Demand

A three-part webinar series designed to help companies prepare for earning their Natural Stone Institute Accreditation is now available on demand in the Natural Stone University.

October 16, 2018
100 Articles Available on Use Natural Stone Website

Natural Stone Institute is pleased to announce that there are currently over 100 articles available on usenaturalstone.org.

September 19, 2018
Natural Stone Institute Partners with STONEX Canada

Natural Stone Institute will act as a partner of STONEX Canada at The Buildings Show, scheduled for November 28-30, 2018 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre in Toronto. The Natural Stone Institute will also present a seminar about natural stone safety guidelines and training resources with collaboration from the Terrazzo Tile & Marble Association of Canada.

August 29, 2018
Natural Stone Institute to Provide Education at Middle East Stone Show

Natural Stone Institute will participate in the Middle East Stone Show, scheduled September 4-6 in Dubai. In addition to exhibiting at the show, Natural Stone Institute will present several free educational seminars as part of the show’s Stone Conference.

Natural Stone Institute Releases Quarrier Toolbox Talks

Natural Stone Institute, in collaboration with the National Building Granite Quarries Association (NBGQA), has produced a new series of safety training resources specific to the quarrier segment of the natural stone industry.

Natural Stone Institute Announces New Testing Lab Offering

Natural Stone Institute is pleased to announce that accelerated weathering testing is now available through the testing lab’s recently acquired environmental simulation chamber.


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