A new developmental way
Today we represent the undisputed point of reference regarding Italian porphyry and can cope with any order. We are determined to strongly safeguard our enviable tradition to process and lay the stone. Our experience belongs to each of our founders, but also and above all to all our workers. This is what makes us unique all over the world. When founding Italporphyry – CIPT (Consorzio Italiano Porfido del Trentino – Italian Porphyry Consortium of Trentino), all the major companies of the sector have joined together with one mission: to put aside any individualistic logic that is very common in the mountain regions and join together in a single production business that strongly favours quality, from extraction to installation. We address all those who appreciate the elegance, durability and shades of our material, besides our craftsmanship that, same as each artwork, makes it unique and tailor-made each laying and construction.
The natural riven surface is the peculiarity of Trentino stratified porphyry and is considered the added value of this stone, as the absence of surface transformations allows to keep the natural chromatic prerogatives of the stone completely unaltered as it was...
Handling of crossing with porphyry cubes in overlapping arcs: example with splitting into two laying spaces
Traditional opening in overlapping setts arcs: space of work with levelling ropes; “guide” setts; staggered distribution of key stones setts; central sett; shaped wedges elements.
Today, water with "light natural effervescence" is definitely cool! What about our "naturally flat" porphyry, rough enough to make it perfectly non-slip?
Perhaps not everyone knows that Trentino porphyry is a rock that, unlike limestone, resists any attack from the most aggressive acids while keeping all its properties intact, including its natural color. This video compares the different reaction between some small...
Stone floors: porphyry from Trentino, yesterday and today Andrea Angheben – Director of C.I.P.T. Consorzio Italiano Porfido del Trentino - Italporphyry 17/11/2019 From Brenner to Santa Maria di Leuca, the virtual journey of a stone sett It is a fact that porphyry...
The Xiamen Stone Fair reaches this year its nineteenth edition. The exhibition is among the most important events in the world of the stone industry. The exhibition space covers 180.000 square meters and hosts 2.000 exhibitors from 56 countries. It will host pavilions...
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