Client Spotlight: Khouri Granite, Ltd – Sudbury, ON, Canada

2017-10-26
“Our clients want the highest precision product, and we knew there was only one machine manufacturer that could meet those needs. And that is Breton.”
– Bashar Khouri, Owner
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Preventive Maintenance: Conveyor Belt and Roller Systems

2017-10-26
From bridge saws and multipurpose cutting centers to resin treatment plants and polishing machines, many pieces of Breton equipment include loading and processing systems that rely on conveyor belts and rollers to ensure rapid and smooth production of stone surfaces. Yet, just like any other piece of equipment, these systems require proper maintenance and lubrication in order to ensure their longevity and trouble-free operation.
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Marmomac 2017 Lives Up to Its Billing

2017-10-25
When you promote your event as the biggest and best stone, design and technology expo in the world, some people might think it would be hard to live up to the hype. But with nearly 1,700 exhibitors and more than 70,000 attendees during its four-day run from September 27-30 in Verona, Italy, Marmomac 2017 lived up to its billing and then some.
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Innovative Technology: Breton Hyperock – The Evolution of Resin Treatment for Stone

2017-10-25
Twenty years after the introduction of its pioneering use of vacuum resin treatment to restore and reinforce stone slabs, the engineers at Breton are once again revolutionizing the field of marble and granite reconditioning. This time through a process known as Hyperock technology.
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MIA+BSI Indiana Study Tour a Big Hit

2017-10-23
Every year, the MIA+BSI organizes an industry study tour to further the education of members, as well as to offer a relaxed opportunity for networking among peers. This year’s tour took place from September 10-13 in one of the historic stone capitals of the United States, southern Indiana.
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Egon Hinss Promoted to Regional Sales Manager

2017-09-15
Breton USA is pleased to announce that Mr. Egon Hinss has been promoted to Regional Sales Manager for the Stone Division. In his newly expanded role, Egon will oversee relationships with several of Breton’s independent agents as well as be responsible for a number of assigned states and territories throughout the U.S. and Canada.
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Marmomacc 2016

2017-09-13
Breton USA will be attending Marmomacc with Breton again this year from September 28th through October 1st in the beautiful city of Verona, Italy. MARMOMACC is the leading global event for the natural stone industry and represents the entire supply chain, from raw material to semi-finished and finished products, from processing machinery and technologies to applications of stone in architecture and design.
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Breton Preventive Maintenance – Lubrication System

2017-08-24
Records show that even in times as long ago as ancient Egypt engineers left detailed instructions on the importance of proper lubrication for the maintenance of their machines and equipment.
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Breton USA Celebrates 13th Anniversary

2017-08-24
Management and staff from Breton USA, as well as their families, gathered at Michael’s On East Tasting Room in Sarasota on Friday, August 11, to celebrate our 13th anniversary as the official North American branch of Breton SpA.
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Innovative Technology: Contourfive

2017-08-24
It is not often that you find mention of CNC milling centers and great presidents of the United States in the same sentence. But then again, it is not often that you find a piece of equipment as advanced and versatile as the Breton Contourfive, a machine so precise that a bust of President Abraham Lincoln produced by it is on display at the White House.
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