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A mosaic flooring surface made by embedding marble or granite chips in mortar, allowing the mortar to harden, and then grinding and polishing the surface.
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Marble-aggregate concrete that is cast in place, or precast and ground smooth; used as a decorative surface for walls and floors.
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terrazzo, terrazzo concrete

Marble-aggregate concrete that is cast in place or precast and ground smooth; used as a decorative surfacing on floors and walls.
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The "Canada Terrazzo Flooring Market by Type and Application: Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2018-2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
Exposed brickwork forms the fireplace and a terrazzo mantel bridges an 'open window' in the brickwork, which frames the kitchen beyond.
(NYSE: SITE), has acquired US-based Terrazzo and Stone Supply, the company said.
Caption: 1 Anthropologic offers terrazzo hardware, in round and square knobs and handles.
"This transaction expands our Euclid Group's flooring systems product offering and market share in North America, and positions it as a significant player in terrazzo flooring.
been so found in the from terrazzo stained The weatherbeaten roof is being fixed, while throughout the project contractors have experimented with using its stockpile Budd of stripped-out old materials to try to solve problems on site.
These Terrazzo Luxe Tiles were installed at the Cairo Marriott Hotel and Omar Khayyam Casino in 1985.
The statement further continued that absorption resistant property of JK White Cement proves to be beneficial when used in terrazzo designs.
Early this summer, an investment of over half a million dollars by Trend Terrazzo could start paying dividends when the company's new machine finally arrives.
For American Standard Brands, the goal is cost-effective, damage-free delivery of its Fiat brand terrazzo mop basins for institutions with janitor closets, such as schools, hospital, factories and office buildings.
Platinum Maintenances Services Corporation announced the creation of a new division, Platinum Terrazzo, focused solely on the installation and repair of terrazzo and resinous flooring.
Incredibly strong and impressively durable, terrazzo is a material traditionally associated with high-traffic floors.