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The Company Lusorochas is a company specialist in natural stone in a wide range of products (from tiles to stone masonry). Founded in 1990, it counts more than 20 years of expertise transforming stone and supplying projects all over the world, managing all the process from design to delivery, planning and controlling each step of the manufacturing process. Lusorochas is located near Lisbon, in a region wellknown for being the most important stone processing center in the country with a long tradition in the art of the stone and a world reference in the trade of natural stone. With a production capacity of 400 tons per year, Lusorochas exports 90% of its products supplying all kind of projects all over the world: United Kingdom, France, Belgium, Luxembourg, Sweden, Germany, USA, Barbados, Russia, Algeria, Hong Kong, Japan and China.

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Vision and goals Inspired by the transformation of natural stone – a gift from nature - into a high quality product, able to be appreciated by everyone, Lusorochas has as main goal providing a differentiated high quality product at a competitive price. With a focus in quality and innovation, Lusorochas soon invested in technology and resources like the enterprise resource planning, implemented since 1995, in order to maximizing the production efficiency and answering the most demanding client requests.

Thanks to its investment on technology and innovation, Lusorochas is able to offer something more than the concurrence and to maintain a competitive advantage, and is nowadays considered a reference in the stone industry. With access to exclusive national limestones carefully selected, Lusorochas offers to its clients an interesting and unique range of the best Portuguese limestones.

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History Founded in 1990, it was in that decade that Lusorochas started working the international market with the creation of the Marketing Department and the first exhibitions in international fairs such as Batimat (France) in 1994 and Coverings (USA) in 1998, with great success. International fairs became an important part of the company’s promotion strategy with regular presence (either as exhibitor or visitor) in fairs in France, England, USA, Algeria and Morocco. In 1998 was created the website www.lusorochas.com. In 2000 was built the second building and was acquired the first computer numeric control machine (CNC) for CAD/CAM programming. Five years later, the second CNC machine is acquired. In 2009 begins the construction of the third building of Lusorochas, in order to install the CEI Stone Cut machine and increasing the storage area. For the future the goals keep being quality and innovation, with the state of the art in machinery and software, the searching for new markets and new online business resources.

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The factory The factory comprises about 4000m2 of covered area including warehouse for blocks and slabs and a wellorganized lay-out of production with sophisticated machinery. One CNC (computer numeric control) 3-axis machine, two 4-axis CMS machines and one CEI Stone Cut machine allow to perform a wide range of work with maximum accuracy and high efficiency.

The design department works with the programs AutoDesk AutoCad and Inventor, Easystone, etc, working from the clients’ drawings or creating new designs, being able to transform almost any design into stone. The planning of the production allows increasing efficiency and maximizing productivity thus obtaining a high quality product in a shorter time and at a competitive price.

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Partners

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Casal dos SilvĂŠrios Pedra Furada 2715-358 Almargem do Bispo PORTUGAL T: (+351) 219677540 F: (+351) 219677549 info@lusorochas.com www.lusorochas.com http://lusorochas.wix.com/architectural-limestone-design http://lusorochas-limestone.blogspot.pt


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