The Macael Awards, "The best showcase and promotional event to raise awareness across the globe and major industry knowledge that this land has about treatment and use of stone", in the words of Antonio Sanchez, President of the Association of Marble Andalusia (AEMA), They presented this morning to the winners of its thirty-second edition, to be held next Friday 16 November.

the awards, granted to those candidates who have met a greater number of votes among the members of the Jury, formed by the Board of EEA and whose fault occurred the day 1 October, They have gone through a disputed vote. And is that, Besides the increasing business participation, the projects presented have been large-scale and high quality.

The result is the ten winners who do nothing but confirm that Macael is already "International leader in generating projects in marble and compact surfaces and reaches every project, regardless of the demands and difficulties of the same ", as indicated Sanchez, who, also, He has expressed his appreciation "to all employers for the great efforts made every year to outdo and, despite the difficulties, get not only maintain its industrial activity and generate wealth and stable employment and quality against a type of temporary employment, but also improve and reinvent themselves to go further, making the industry one stone important source of wealth creation and social stability.

Para el Presidente de AEMA, with the celebration of the Macael Awards, the great marble gala, converted as a reference in promoting national natural stone, you want honor, another edition, "All those people and institutions who have trusted our companies, supporting, clearly, improving our industry and the use of its products and services ".

industry, the marble Macael, "of great importance for the generation of wealth, able to adapt to the times quite dynamically meet the needs of international markets and has employees and highly skilled work, responsible for getting these projects are executed, complying with the highest standards of quality and professionalism, both in execution and customer service ", He explained the manager a month the gala, whose achievement would not be possible without the continued support of its sponsors.

The winners of the XXXII edition of Macael Awards 2018 They are as follows:

AWARD INSTITUTION

ALMERIA PROVINCIAL COUNCIL AND MINISTRY OF CULTURE, GOVERNMENT OF SPAIN.

The jury awarded the prize for the Institution PROVINCIAL COUNCIL OF ALMERIA AND THE MINISTRY OF CULTURE OF THE GOVERNMENT OF SPAIN, jointly,for having been able to interpret the necessary and indispensable cooperation of Administrations, in rehabilitation now called PROVINCIAL HOSPITAL OF ALMERIA, XVI Century building, jewel of historical and cultural heritage of the province of Almería, With the financial support of the Ministry of Public Works, and it will become a cultural center of the first magnitude, for which there will be Macael marbles that contribute, as in many other monumental buildings, hearth and give prestige to the end result will be the architectural ensemble.

COMMUNICATION AWARD

CINDY ALLEN, INTERIOR DESIGN CHIEF WRITER, U.S.

The jury awarded the Award for Communication, a CINDY ALLEN, American nationality, editor of the prestigious American magazine INTERIOR DESIGN design, world leader in the design world, It is showing steady support both designers consolidated as emerging, continuously promoting marbles and compact surfaces on its pages.

NORTH AMERICA INTERNATIONAL AWARD

THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF THE REMODELING INDUSTRY (NARI). U.S

The jury awarded the prize in the North American International Award THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF THE REMODELING INDUSTRY, with Registered Office in Illinois, created in 1935, counting with fifty two divisions across the country and members in forty-nine states. NARI is a professional organization with high quality remodeling of houses and buildings emblematic US, whose members are committed to integrity, High standards, vocational education and ethics. Equally, It is a platform for promotion and powerful source of industrial intelligence, connecting professionals with consumers using regularly marble and compact surfaces on its activity.

LATIN AMERICA INTERNATIONAL AWARD

BUILDING Cap Ferrat, RIO DE JANEIRO. BRAZIL

The jury awarded the International Prize Latin America, to the BUILDING Cap Ferrat, In janeiro river, located en la Avenida Vieira Souto exclusive IPANEMA, with 15.000 square meters in 20 plants, whose facade was remodeled by Di Filippo Architecture Studio, which he has opted for the Dekton product tonality Danae Cream, for its light weight and optimum performance against marine erosion, as well as its similarity to tone sand beach. Has been used 3.800 square meters of different formats, highlighting parts 3,20 x 1,44 square meter, of a thickness of 12 mm, with a novel anchoring system.

ASIA INTERNATIONAL AWARD

In HOTEL & ALEF RESIDENCES, DUBAI. ARAB EMIRATES

The jury awarded the International Award Asia Building In HOTEL & ALEF RESIDENCES, located in The Palm Jumeirah, in Dubai, Arab Emirates, Promoter AL SHARQ being INVESTMENT and ARCADIS Architect Studio & Hrinjn. The assembly consists of a hotel and 104 luxury residences. In construction, They have been used 20.000 Dekton square meters of Danae format 104 x 79 x 0,80 centimeters flooring, 3.000 square meters of color kitchen countertops Kelya, 4.000 square meters of granite vanities and shower walls and color Dinux 1.000 square meters of color coatings bathtubs Calypso. The result is an architectural sublime, giving great prominence to the materials used Shire.

INTERNATIONAL AWARD FOR AFRICA

HOUSING viila MORROBENTO. LUANDA. ANGOLA

The jury awarded the International Prize Africa, a la HOME VILLA MORROBENTO located in the city of Luanda (ANGOLA), Interiorista designed by Ms. GRACIELA LEANZA, and architect Architecture Studio HomeStyles, S.L. having used, for construction, 1.500 Square meters of different marbles as White Nébula, Black Ebony and Travertine Real be accustomed, coatings and bathrooms. The end result is a luxury home where combined have rightly marbles.

INTERNATIONAL EUROPE AWARD

EDIFICIO badger. STOCKHOLM. SWEDEN

The jury awarded the International Award Europe EDIFICIO badger, It located in the city of Stockholm, (SWEDEN), whose sponsor is the Company AMF, Architects and Studies Equator, Jana Becker y Judith Erkkonen Bergdahl. On the facade they have been used 2.000 lath and linear meters 500 square meters of panels 12 mm material thickness Dekton Keranium, mixed with LED lights. The building has a different look during the day and night. The lights become stars of night, surprisingly, during the day tonality of the facade it is changing due to natural light and shadows to get through the slats. The result is an innovative vertically profiled façade with a strong personality and avant-garde style that grabs the attention.

NATIONAL AWARD

NAVARRO JOSE ANTONIO ARTEAGA. SCULPTOR

The jury awarded the National Award D. JOSE ANTONIO NAVARRO ARTBUT, reconocidoEscultortanto national and international, with a long career, and that, in this case, It is rewarded by the MEMORIAL FUNERAL Work: A Cayetana de Alba, placed in the Sanctuary of Jesus of Health and Our Lady of Sorrows of Mariana, Seville. Monument, oval, includes, on the one hand and the mystical part, for another, the passion of the Duchess the number of angels coinciding with the number of children he had. Displayed, in the central part, the shield of the House of Alba surrounded by six angels, and other decorative elements. The technique used was the reliefs carved on the same rock, impregnated with a patina that gives it an antique look and mystical.

DESIGN AWARD

DESIGN CENTER 'TRACE' DESIGN DEBUT. MARBELLA, MÁLAGA, SPAIN.

The jury awarded the Design Award at Building DESIGN CENTER 'TRACE' DESIGN DEBUT, located in MARBELLA, in the name Golden Mile, designed by interior JAVIER MARTIN, Design Studio Debut. The building itself is a center that provides design, It is used, in construction, Black Marquina marble as different, Travertine Real and White Nébula for flooring, placated, floating stairs and bathrooms. It has been achieved, so, a building of great beauty, modern and stylish aptly combining stones, bringing them the best of its features and colors.

AWARD FOR WORK IN WHITE MACAEL

ARCHITECTURAL ELEMENTS SET PRIVATE MANSION IN LANDSCAPING. ASIA

The jury awarded the Prize for work in marble Blanco Macael to ARCHITECTURAL ELEMENTS SET PRIVATE MANSION IN LANDSCAPING built in Asia, which it houses a main source and is surrounded by decorative elements BLANCO MACAEL .

The landscaping work is geometric set where all part of a marble fountain Blanco Macael apomazado, of 10 meters in diameter and 2,70 height, main element. The source is composed of three waterfalls carved, with three unique designs, A pond, consisting 220 units of different thicknesses curved parts, carved and molded around its perimeter, accompanied eight jets sculpted and carved shell-shaped. The geometric layout of the project is adorned by 20 planters with carved scrolls 90 centimeters in diameter designed specifically for this work.