Not only does LVR provide exterior stone for award winning installations, but its Metaquartzite can achieve a plethora of applications for interiors as well. The material has a high threshold for resistance to wear and has an extraordinarily high slip resistance in the polished finish.
The Metaquartzite stone is far superior to other quartz based Sandstones for the purposes of exterior façade systems. The stone is much more durable than any other in its class, and an investment in LVR is an investment in a product that will last indefinitely
LVR is a custom boutique architectural stone company that can cut/finish to any of your projects specific requirements. Working closely with designers, we are able to expand our product line with conceptual ideas from project to project.
The Desert Blend color range encompasses all of the colors represented in the Rainbow Quarries. Desert Blend has brown, red, yellow, and orange variations that may be included from block to block. This range has been incorporated into various projects including the Aria @ MGM City Center.
Las Vegas Rock, a Nevada Corporation, was formed in May 1991 to produce and distribute decorative stone and related products. The stone is quarried at the Rainbow Quarries near Goodsprings, Nevada, about thirty-two miles south of Las Vegas at the base of Mount Potosi.
The Rainbow Quarries were established in the Goodsprings Mining District in the 1930'. Las Vegas Rock owns And operates 320 acres of patented quarry land in addition to over 600 more acres of approved mining claims. The stone produced is a striated Meta-Quartzite, an extremely durable and colorfast stone. The quarry produces all of our boulders, crushed ground covers, flagstone, and cleave.
Las Vegas Rock has achieved a Cradle to Cradle Silver Certificate. We make every attempt to minimize our global footprint and to use 100% of the material that we extract from our quarry. Anyone who is building 'Green" or involved in a LEED project can benefit by using our materials and gain additional advantages by our Cradle to Cradle certification.
The Sierra Smoke range comes from a specific deposit with Red, Burgundy,and White variations in color. This color range is reminiscent of the southwest desert. Sierra Smoke has been utilized on various projects including the Sahra Spa @ The Cosmopolitan.
The Tupelo Honey is a range in color that is a “Hand Select” variation of color that includes the yellows, camel and tan spectrums. This material is our most requested and is an integral selection to some of our most high-profile projects. Antero Resources @ Union Station