Working Effectively and Efficiently with Quarries Limestone and Sandstone

Start Date
12/02/2016
End Date
12/02/2018
Description
This course explains the geological makeup of Limestone and Sandstone. We discuss quarry locations and show how the stones are cut and extracted. It also goes through the process of fabricating the stones and will teach participants how to distinguish between packaging and shipping methods.
Location
Oberlin, OH
Distance Learning
No
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Design-Build
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.0
Learning Outcomes
Participants will be able to state the composition and general properties of the stone types presented

Participants will be able to distinguish the general processes involved in quarrying the stone types presented

Participants will be able to explain how stone is cut and/or extracted from the ground and fabricated

Participants will be able to distinguish between different natural stone packaging/shipping methods
Instructors
Byron Davis, Kentaro Kojima
Website Registration
Course Codes
MIABSI16
Provider
Natural Stone Institute


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