Capabilities in Granite:
NATURAL STONE SUPPLIERS: Galloway Granite Ltd supplies and works granite, sandstone and whinstone from local sources and abroad. Stone is processed in house to client specification, using a combination of modern machinery and traditional masonry techniques.
of the range of our new equipment is the CNC Robot diamond wire saw - its moving bed and omni-directional diamond wire allows the cutting of any two dimensional profile imaginable, giving architects and designers free rein to use natural stone in new and different ways.
Working from block ( maximum 12 tonnes or 4000mm x 2200mm )
through to the finished product, we can provide exact slab thicknesses
quickly, giving benefits in lead times, flexibility and quality
We offer a sub-contracting sawing facility for free issue
material, such as boulders, sandstone blocks, etc.
LATHE TURNING: Among our specialist services is the lathe turning of columns, balusters, urns, spheres, bollards etc. up to a maximum of 2000mm x 600mm diameter.
full in-house CAD / CAM facility enables us to assist you with design and proofing prior to working the stone, saving time and ensuring accurate transfer and interpretation of information.
SIGNAGE & LETTERING:
As well as driving our computer-cut inscription stencil system, this facility also enables us to offer the full capabilities of vinyl-cut signs and lettering for any application.
ORNAMENT / SURFACE DESIGNS
Designs can be inlaid, sandblasted, engraved, embossed, painted in enamel or carved by hand.
Contrast and interest are greatly enhanced by different surface textures and finishes. Not easily illustrated on a computer screen, samples can be provided. Listed below in order of slip-resistance: