building stone

building stone

Any stone which may be used in building construction: granite, limestone, marble, etc.
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Throwing them aside, I soon un- covered a quantity of building stone and mortar.
If we find carved stones, the remains of ancient pottery and weapons, parts of buildings or building stones, we shall know we are on the right track," was the answer.
Electronic auction: execution of works on the extraction of the building stone of the simakinskoye deposit (the vladimirsky site)
Matterhorn Building Stone is the latest addition to General Shale's premium Arriscraft building stone.
Helens National Volcanic Monument, wandering rocks as glacial erratics of the Puget lowland, downtown Seattle building stone, the deep core of the North Cascades at Skagit Gorge, and calderas and columns at Artist Point and Heather Meadows.
Closter, New Jersey-based Pasvalco, which boasts a 50-year track record in the building stone sector, is seen to enhance Extech's service and result in an improved operation, Extech's president, Tim Feury, said.
However, following its final surrender to Parliamentary forces towards the end of the Civil War, the castle was used as a ready source of building stone, initially to build one of Eaton Hall''s predecessors, and more recently by anyone needing stone.
This professional atlas provides color photomicrographs investigating the composition and quality of building stone, roofing slate, aggregates, concrete, concrete products, flooring material, mortar and plaster, bricks, ceramic tile, and bituminous mixtures.
Cast stone is a truly superior alternative to natural cut building stone.
When heated to 750[degrees] Celsius, two of the rock types maintained their integrity, but a third--Neapolitan Yellow Tuff, the most common building stone in the region--weakened noticeably.
This can be verified by looking at the brickwork on either side of the corner, near each side window of there is a building stone showing the Middlesbrough Erimus Crest bearing the name Borough Hotel.
We expect 2011 to be successful for all except firms producing and processing building stone, which stagnate or face certain difficulties considering that the building sector is not operating at full capacity," Nikolov said after signing the concession contracts for geological research at the Ministry of Economy.