By the end of 2020, the marketplace in Karlsruhe will be renovated and completely redesigned. Around the city-known pyramid, bright belgrano® natural stones made of high-quality granite will be installed over the next 1 1/2 years. As a special highlight, a 180 m² fountain area will be installed in front of the pyramid and will then provide refreshment and the necessary evaporation cold in summer. The office Mettler Landschaftsarchitektur is responsible for the designs and planned the project. The new floor covering of the market square will have another special feature: the cloverleaf contours of the Concord Church will be visible as patterns in the belgrano® stones around the pyramid. During the first construction work in 2014, the remains of the old town church – in which once city founder Karl Wilhelm was buried – were found and thus symbolized.

November 2019 – Downtown Breisach officially opened

After two years of construction, the newly designed city centre of Breisach was opened on 31.10. solemnly handed over to the citizens of the city. The resulting urban area is now designated as a traffic-restricted area and consists of a continuous natural stone paving...

May 2019 – Gardening Show in Remstal

The Oriaplatz and Remsgarten in Lorch - the project is part of the Gardening Show Remstal 2019 to participate in the 16 municipalities. The entire grounds in Lorch were supplied by the Berlin Steincontor and are made of belgrano® granite. in cooperation with Franz...

February 2020 – we know our stones personally

Have you ever wondered where natural stones come from and how they are extracted and processed? Our team has been traveling the world for 17 years now and is always looking for the perfect natural stone for use in public spaces. So we know where our raw material comes...

August 2019 – Berlin wants to strengthen social and ecological criteria in state procurement law

Every year, the state of Berlin spends billions of euros on construction materials, work clothes and computers. It is mainly looked at the price. The fact that natural stones come from developing countries has hardly played a role so far. This shall be changed now....

September 2019 – Project Report Schwabinger Tor

In order to increase the value of our homepage and to provide you with further interesting information, we are introducing a new section, the project report. We would like to introduce you to selected projects and let the planners and architects comment them. Every...