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SMEDA, PCSIR join hands to develop marble sector

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Small and Medium Enterprise Development Authority (SMEDA) has recently organized a series of training programmes on marble value addition. These programmes included the marble mining, marble mosaic marketing and marble mosaic processing for the SMEs of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and FATA. Organized in collaboration with Dimension Stone Centre of Pakistan Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (PCSIR), the training on marble mosaic remains to be of great interest for…Read More

PASDEC installs mechanised quarrying of marble

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Pakistan Stone Development Company (PASDEC) has unveiled a mechanized quarrying of marble and limestone to speed up minerals from Balochistan province by establishing a machinery pool and five quarrying projects in collaboration with private lease-holders. Sources said that one common facility and training center is also in process and a marble city is being established at Loralai for processing of marble and granite that would create over 10,000 direct and…Read More